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You Check In Alive... But Check Out Dead!

Advantages: Kind of entertaining, good sound
Disadvantages: Overblown and camp

A review of the Video International DVD, about £6 on amazon. This should not under any circumstances be confused with the unpleasant cannibal film of the same name directed by Umberto Lenzi. This is a horror film from 1977, director Tobe Hooperís next ...

hogsflesh 25.03.2011 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Eaten Alive (DVD)

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I'm Sure I've Seen That Before!

Advantages: A nice entry level movie for those interested in cannibals
Disadvantages: Badly edited

Like many Italian horror movie's Director Umberto Lenzi takes us for a quick jaunt through New York just to make it look like he has spent some money on this production. So after the "charming" credits begin to roll we are taken off through New York to a ...

sghawken 09.06.2006 ∑ Read full review
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DIY Death

Advantages: Nasty and genuinely frightening
Disadvantages: Only good within its class - unfulfilling storyline

On the first night with her husband in a new apartment, Nell knows that something is wrong. It’s not the fact that the place is filthy and run down. It’s nothing to do with the deceitful housekeeper and his creepy odd-job man nor is it because ...

LostWitness 19.11.2004 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Toolbox Murders (DVD)

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Bit by bit by bit he carved a nightmare!

Advantages: Some good OTT acting from the killer
Disadvantages: Dull, bad story, unimpressive acting

A review of just the film. Vipco released a heavily cut version of the film, but itís now out of print. An uncut region 1 can be bought through amazon for about £7. This is a scummy video nasty from 1978. Itís one of the few that goes some way towards ...

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Tobe Hooper's Toolbox Murders...

Advantages: Lots of special features
Disadvantages: Rather too similar to some of Hooper's earlier works

Starring: Angela Bettis, Brent Roam, Marco Rodriguez, Rance Howard, Juliet Landau Written By: Jace Anderson, Adam Gierasch Directed By: Tobe Hooper "Toolbox Murders" shares a name with a certain 80s video nasty that bordered on misogyny in parts, but ...

Sareini 19.09.2005 ∑ Read full review
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