Podcast: Corpse Cast – Eps 99

  We’re back this week with another Psychobilly band and foreign horror film… Huh… could have planned that better :). Anyhow, we’re talking about Nekromantix’s 2011 album called What Happens in Hell, Stays in Hell. We’re also talking about a film by the Sleaze Super-Twins, Jesus Franco and Jean Rollin… their erotic opus from 1973, A Virgin Among the Living Dead.

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Film Review: A Virgin Among the Living Dead (1973)

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SYNOPSIS: After losing her mother at an early age and being raised at a boarding school, Cristina Reiner is notified of her father’s death and summoned to Monserrat Mansion for the reading of his will. Other members of her strange, accursed family are found there awaiting the imminent demise of Cristina’s ailing stepmother, whom she has never met. When Death finally visits the castle in the person of an elegantly attired Queen of Darkness, Cristina … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Grapes of Death (1978)

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SYNOPSIS: Jean Rollins’ acclaimed cult horror film Grapes of Death stars Brigitte Lahaie as a woman whose vacation takes a horrific turn when she finds herself in a town full of zombie-like killers. Fighting to stay alive, she begins to think the town winery has got something to do with these evil transformations. Could the pesticides used on the grapes be responsible for all this madness? REVIEW: After several years of directing P*rnography under the … Continue reading

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Film Review: Zombie Lake (1981)

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SYNOPSIS: In a small lakeside town, young women are disappearing without a trace. The superstitious locals blame ”The Lake of Ghosts”, because of the lake’s haunting past, but the town’s mayor seems reluctant, or powerless to take any action. When another woman is found dead near the lake, with her throat ripped out, a reporter comes to town and soon discovers that the lake harbors a terrible secret dating back to World War II. It … Continue reading

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Film Review: Fascination (1979)

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SYNOPSIS: This erotic horror film, set in 1905, tells the story of a thief who seeks refuge in a castle owned by two women, Eva (Brigitte Lahaie) and Elizabeth (Franca Mai). The women are seductive and teasing, but turn out to be part of a vampiric cult of blood-drinking aristocrats. REVIEW: This film is a beautiful piece of genius sexploitation as only director Jean Rollin can deliver. As far as quality euro-smut from the 70’Erly … Continue reading

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