Film Review: Deathrow Gameshow (1987)

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SYNOPSIS: The host of a controversial TV game show that features the deaths of its death row inmate contestants deals with hate mail, protestors, and an angry mob family who have put a hit out on him for killing one of their own on national television. REVIEW: There are a ton of idiotic reality shows on TV these days (why are they called reality shows when 99.9% of them are obviously badly scripted?) and many … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Rapture (1991)

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SYNOPSIS: A telephone operator living an empty, amoral life finds God and loses him again. REVIEW: By now, you should be plenty familiar with the idea of the “rapture” whether religious or not. However you might not have thought to associate it with Mimi Rodgers and David Duchovny. This early 1991 film takes on this bold subject area and actually succeeds with an unassuming winning cult film creation. Directed by Michael Tolkin, “The Rapture” tells … Continue reading

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