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BR: Cannibal Man / La semana del asesino / Apartment on the 13th Floor, The (1972)

BR: Cannibal Man / La semana del asesino / Apartment on the 13th Floor, The (1972)

October 10, 2021 | By

Cannibal Man has a palpable crime-drama feel – the events unfold after daily title cards – and one can sense Hitchcockian sensibilities…

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BR: No One Heard the Scream / Nadie oyó gritar (1973)

BR: No One Heard the Scream / Nadie oyó gritar (1973)

October 10, 2021 | By

After the grisly thriller Cannibal Man (1972), Spanish auteur Eloy de la Iglesia opted for a far less graphic thriller which is part giallo…

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BR: Overboard (1987)

BR: Overboard (1987)

September 24, 2021 | By

A cruel socialite with amnesia + a rustic family led by a giddy sleazebag may not follow the more genteel scenarios of classic screwball comedies, but Dixon’s script features…

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DVD: Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films, The (2014)

DVD: Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films, The (2014)

September 1, 2021 | By

Produced and released around the same time as Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films (2014), the approach by director Hilla Medalia is a more authorized chronicle…

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ArtScopeTO 10: Interview with Abstract Painter Donna Wise

ArtScopeTO 10: Interview with Abstract Painter Donna Wise

July 11, 2021 | By

For my occasional podcast series ArtScope TO, Abstract Painter Donna Wise discusses her unique techniques, and working during the 2020-2021 pandemic.

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