Monthly Archives: January 2013

Amityville II: The Possession (1982)

I first saw Amityville II: The Possession in its first-run theatrical engagement sometime during the brief period of my life in which I was a film-school student.  At the time that I saw it, I was taking a once-a-week class … Continue reading

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The Amityville Horror (1979)

Note: Not that it has anything to do with the rest of this blog entry, but the poster pictured directly above was the first authentic movie poster that I ever owned.  My first job was in a record store, and … Continue reading

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Americathon (1979)

Generally speaking, one can find a rationale for every film that’s in Michael Weldon’s The Psychotronic Encyclopedia of Film.  It’s pretty obvious what Mike’s tastes in movies run to (especially since they’re listed on the back cover of the book): … Continue reading

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An American Werewolf in London (1981)

Two American friends are attacked by a werewolf while hiking on the English moors.  One dies of his wounds; the other is taken to London to recuperate from the ordeal.  Unfortunately, because he was bitten in the werewolf attack, David … Continue reading

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