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Ticked-Off Trannies with Knives (2010)

  From IMDb: A group of trannies are violently bashed and left for dead. The surviving ladies regain consciousness, confidence, and courage ready to seek out revenge on the ones who attacked them.   (18:57:10) Alex Seda: Helen Keller Joke right off … Continue reading

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Hobo with a Shotgun (2011) Review

Rutger Hauer is no stranger to us here at Midnight Showing, and he shouldn’t be a stranger to you either.  Most famous for his role opposite Harrison Ford in the Ridley Scott directed sci-fi/dystopian classic Blade Runner, Hauer has carved … Continue reading

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Machete (2010) – Mexploitation madness!

I’ve been waiting for Machete since it was a mere trailer. Initially Machete was a spoof trailer at the start of the Grindhouse double bill. Even as a trailer it looked friggin awesome now, several years later, here it is … Continue reading

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Grindhouse (2007)

Grindhouse is a 42nd Street style double feature comprising of Rodriguez’s Planet Terror (reviewed here) and Tarantino’s Death Proof (reviewed here). Before, after and between the two films are trailers for (non-existent) movies. Both movies, mainly Planet Terror, have added … Continue reading

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Grindhouse (2007) Quentin Tarantino’s Death Proof

After the awesomeness that was Planet Terror I was almost looking forward to Death Proof (the second half of the Grindhouse package). Almost, as I’m really not a fan of Tarantino’s films. The story is your basic killer-in-a-car thing, this … Continue reading

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Grindhouse (2007) – Robert Rodriguez’s Planet Terror

Planet Terror is the first of a double feature known as Grindhouse. I’m going to review Planet Terror, as a single movie, same with its partner, Death Proof, then review them as a package (with the fake trailers and what-not) … Continue reading

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Sleazoid Express by Bill Landis and Michelle Clifford

With a sub-title like: A Mind Twisting Tour Through The Grindhouse Cinema Of Times Square!, how could I resist? The book begins way back in the 60s where it goes in to great detail about the atmosphere in grindhouse cinemas … Continue reading

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