Film Review: In the Land of Cannibals (2004)

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SYNOPSIS: Commandos head deep into the Amazon jungle to rescue a general’s daughter who has been kidnapped by a cannibal tribe. REVIEW: Before we even get into the movie itself, I want to talk about the title of this film. Or should I say, titles? Here, we’ll be going with the title In the Land of Cannibals, which is simply a translation of the Italian title, Nella terra dei cannibali. But, much like the director, … Continue reading

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Film Review: Mondo Cannibal (2004)

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SYNOPSIS: The network where the famous anchorwoman Grace Forsyte works, is collapsing and she would do everything to regain the favour of the audience, therefore she convinces her professional team to go to the Amazon jungle for a sensational scoop about the cannibals REVIEW: Combining the sensational brutality of mondo documentaries with the jungle adventures that saturated silver screens during Hollywood’s golden age, the cannibal genre was born. Italian directors flocked to the rainforests throughout the 1970’s, … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Jail: The Women’s Hell (2006)

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SYNOPSIS: Three women find themselves in a penitentiary for female criminals run by sadists who enjoy the violent implementation of corporeal punishment. A local prostitute ring is also involved in the abuse of the unfortunate inmates.

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Film Review: Rats Night of Terror (1984)

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SYNOPSIS: One hundred years after a nuclear war has devastated the planet, society has been reborn into two factions; the underground society and the scavangers above in the wastelands. A group of scavangers on bikes come across a town infested with flesh eating rats, and soon the gore is spilling everywhere. REVIEW: Initially, I wasn’t expecting all that much from this film, maybe a take on Willard. Then, as I watched the intro and listened … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Other Hell (1981)

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SYNOPSIS: Nuns become possessed by the Devil and lust after the abbot! REVIEW: Ah Satan, that embodiment of all the hatred and evil that resides in the heart of man. Fun fact: Satan was originally depicted in art as being blue since the definition of hell was nothing more than the absence from God, and was therefore assumed to be a cold place. I guess freezing to death just didn’t hold up as a proper … Continue reading

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