Blood Feast

**LISTEN TO OUR INTERVIEW WITH HG LEWIS ON THE PODCAST** Gore. For many, the raison d’etre of the genre. A good horror flick need not have it and many do not. Knuckle-whitening suspense, taut pacing, superb atmosphere, nuanced characterization and expert plotting can all contribute to a successful horror film. 1963’s Blood Feast features noneContinue reading “Blood Feast”

Night of the Bloody Apes

Night of the Bloody Apes is an el cheapo Mexican flick that features a nearly irresistible combination of luchador wrestling, mad science and nudity. It’s also bloody. And there are apes. A female masked wrestler Lucy, launches her copyright-infringing Catwoman-attired opponent, out of a wrestling ring – but that’s just the beginning. There’s also aContinue reading “Night of the Bloody Apes”