Monthly Archives: April 2010

Dark Night of the Scarecrow (Frank De Felitta, 1981) DVD release cover art

I recently posted about VCI’s forthcoming release of the cult horror film Dark Night of the Scarecrow. The DVD cover art has now appeared online, and although I prefer the artwork found on the UK VHS release this is still very pleasing. I am reall… Continue reading

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More cult television DVD releases coming from Shout Factory

In addition to their already impressive catalogue, the American DVD label will be releasing two eighties cult television favourites this year. Firstly, on July 13, Street Hawk will be released followed by Max Headroom on August 10. I have fond mem… Continue reading

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How postmodern is this…

I couldn’t resist. I have ordered a four-pack from the UK HBO store and with a bit of luck they will arrive in time for the weekend. Hyperreal or what? Continue reading

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Oh Deanna!

Come on Nick, it’s about time you toured the UK again. Continue reading

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Code Red to release The Dead Are Alive (aka The Etruscan Kills Again, Armando Crispino, 1972)

The American DVD label Code Red have announced that they are releasing the underrated giallo The Dead Are Alive, more commonly known as The Etruscan Kills Again, in July. This is a welcome surprise given that Code Red’s releases have been intermit… Continue reading

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New York Ripper (Lucio Fulci, 1982) T-Shirt

Nope, not one of mine, this shirt is from the Rabbit in Red Lounge. They specialise in made to order shirts using full colour prints taken from original poster artwork. I had my reservations about the quality of print but it appears to be very hig… Continue reading

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Another New T-Shirt Design

So, Spreadshirt pulled my Suspiria design as it was a potential copyright infringement. As far as I am aware, film titles are not subject to copyright unless they are part of a series, such as the Harry Potter films. I am quite disappointed as I w… Continue reading

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So you want a multi-region Blu-Ray player?

Multi-region Blu-Ray players are still very much sought after by enthusiasts. None of the well known brands offer remote control hackable mutli-region Blu-Ray playback. Modifications are available for players such as the excellent Oppo BDP-83 and … Continue reading

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Smile

Jonah Matranga is performing at The Hare and the Hounds in Kings Heath, Birmingham on Sunday June 6 2010. Definitely a reason to smile. Continue reading

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Giallo T-Shirts

Summer must be on its way as several of my recent posts have been about Euro-Cult inspired T-Shirts. Actually, it has more to do with my doctoral research but it is nice to think that Summer is finally on the way. On Friday I received The Bird Wit… Continue reading

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