Recent Posts

Gambling Cult Films Not To Miss

casino_royale2

Even though gambling and poker have become popular activities for millions around the globe, the success of gambling movies has not been so great. While there are mainstream movies like the Bond flick Casino Royale that do have important gambling scenes, the majority of films that center around gaming often fall flat at the box office. At the same time, gaming ...

Read More »

Film Review: Blade Runner (1982)

Blade Runner poster 4

SYNOPSIS: “In a cyberpunk vision of the future, man has developed the technology to create replicants, human clones used to serve in the colonies outside Earth but with fixed lifespans. In Los Angeles, 2019, Deckard is a Blade Runner, a cop who specializes in terminating replicants. Originally in retirement, he is forced to re-enter the force when four replicants escape ...

Read More »

Film Review: The 7 Adventures of Sinbad (2010)

The-7-Adventures-of-Sinbad-1

SYNOPSIS: A modern adaptation of the classic tale of the original Prince of Persia. Sinbad, a rich industrialist, must complete seven ordeals in order to save the world from catastrophe. REVIEW: The tales of Sinbad are well known thru out the halls of adventure and the fantastical. This new entry into the legacy of Sinbad’s voyages might strike you with ...

Read More »

Book Review: Rod Espinosa’s The Legend of Sleepy Hollow – Author Washington Irving

Rod_Espinosas_the_Legend_of_Sleepy_Hollow_1

ROD ESPINOSA’S THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW – ISSUE#1 (COMIC) Writer: Washington Irving Artist: Rod Espinosa Editors: Doug Dlin, Wes Hartman Publisher: Antarctic Press Publication Date: 2009 Format: Full Color – 28 pages Price: $3.99 “Gather ’round, all! Antarctic’s master storyteller, Rod Espinosa (Courageous Princess, Neotopia, Dracula, Tell-Tale Heart), will put a pleasant chill in your veins this Halloween as ...

Read More »

Film Review: Demon Seed (1977)

Demon Seed poster 1

SYNOPSIS: “Scientist Alex Harris, doing research on artificial intelligence, is working on a special kind of computer. This computer grows more and more powerful and eventually rapes the scientist’s wife, Susan Harris.” (courtesy IMDB) REVIEW: Star Wars IV: A New Hope (1977) was really high fantasy, and Close Encounters Of The Third Kind (1977) was more concerned with spirituality, but ...

Read More »

Trailer: Spun (2002)

spun1

Trailer: Spun (2002) An out-of-control speed freak (Schwartzman) is introduced his drug of choice’s creator (Rourke) by his dealer (Leguizamo). A massive three-day adventure ensues (with Fugit, Murphy, and Suvari in tow).

Read More »

Film Review: Starship Troopers (1997)

Starship-Troopers-poster-1-400x301

SYNOPSIS: “Earth is united under militaristic organization called the Federation. Even in school students like Johnny Rico are thought about importance of serving to the Federation. On the surface atmosphere looks pretty relaxed, Johnny is dating beautiful Carmen, he has successful high school football career, loyal friends and rich parents. In the background Federation is in war with highly intelligent ...

Read More »

Film Review: Killer Yacht Party (2006)

Killer-Yacht-Party-2

SYNOPSIS:  This is one VIP list you don’t want to be on! LA club people have a ‘killer’ party on a private yacht, except the boat is haunted by the original owner Samantha who died on the maiden voyage. REVIEW: This will probably be the shortest review that The Black Saint will ever write. I’ve seen a whole bunch of ...

Read More »

Film Review: 1000 Times More Brutal (2012)

1000_Times_More_Brutal_2012_movie-2

SYNOPSIS: Four guys from Brooklyn get in over their heads after exacting revenge on a mobster for a beating he gave them.  REVIEW: I suspect the title of this film originated from the pitch writer-director Kamal Ahmed must have given to potential backers when describing the movie he wanted to make. “It’s like MEAN STREETS”, I imagine him saying, “but ...

Read More »