The 60's were a confusing time and they created equally confusing art. Lava lamps, latex, and....angels? Yeah. Barbarella is definately a product of the culture wars that were the late 60's. And drugs. Don't forget the drugs.
What do you get when you let loose Burt Reynolds gigantic id on the set of a police procedural...that he also directs...that is based on a book written with him in mind as the main character.........Well, whatever it is, words don't do it justice, but we do our damndest to try and rationalize the irrational melting pot of cop movie tropes that is Sharky's Machine.
Every 9 years, like some elusive comet, the Before Sunrise/Sunset/Midnight series appears.This is a comprehensive look back at one of Gen-X's definitive, pseudo-philisophical couples, and the relationship that tracks through the decade's.
Do you want to see Harrison Ford as a badass president? Yeah! Do you want to watch him kicking some evil-Russian ass on Air Force One? Yeah! Do you want to want to see how the Vice President and Secretery General deal with a hostage negotiation and the release of a political prisoner from a Russian Jail?!....No?.....Well, too bad. This is Air Force One.
At the intersection of sci-fi, drama, and existentialism, we meet Solaris. While relegated to general obscurity, Solaris remains one of the more challenging sci-fi concepts out there. This article seeks out the discrepencies and similarities between one novel and two movies dealing with a virtually identical narrative.
Will this newest release from the Troma-man himself, Lloyd Kaufman be a gore-fest, schlocky, toilet humor-filled indie outing, or will it be........well, of course that's what it is. It's Troma, after all.