Category Archive: Forgotten Films

Feb 22

Forgotten Films: Ninja (2009)

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You can understand how films like Ninja are often overlooked. If you are not into the joys of bad cinema it can understandably seem like a bizarre idea to watch a film that is universally canned. These films are by nature, utter garbage and it is usually quite obvious from the moment you pick up it’s …

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Feb 12

Forgotten Films: Against The Dark

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After stumbling across this gem on sale, hidden at the very bottom of an already heavily reduced DVD bin, I figured that was only fair after my recent review of Under Seige to have a look at the more recent work of one of our favorite action stars, Steven Seagal, and what I got was …

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Oct 28

Forgotten Films: Shallow Grave (1994)

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Before great films are made even the best directors start small. What separates the mediocre from the true masters is an ability to wow an audience armed only with a small budget and some smart techniques. This is no exception with Danny Boyle, before he was a household name and long before Slumdog Millionare and …

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Jul 06

Forgotten Films: Videodrome (1983)

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Director: David Cronenberg Writer: David Cronenberg Actors: James Woods, Sonja Smits, Deborah Harry, Peter Dvorsky, Leslie Carlson, Jack Creley Plot: Max Renn (James Woods) is a sleazy cable TV producer who discovers a snuff broadcast called “Videodrome” while researching new show ideas. Videodrome turns out to be real footage and when Max’s girlfriend goes missing …

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May 28

Forgotten Films: Alien Raiders

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Director: Ben Rock Writers: Julia Fair (screenplay) David Simkins (written by) Actors: Carlos Bernard, Mathew St. Patrick, Rockmond Dunbar, Courtney Ford, Jeffery Licon, Samantha Streets Plot: A team of guerilla commandos take a small town shopping market by force as they look for what they say is an alien threat. Things don’t go to plan …

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May 13

Forgotten Films: The Ruins

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Director: Carter Smith Writers: Scott B. Smith (Novel) Scott B. Smith (Screenplay) Actors: Johnathan Tucker, Jena Malone, Laura Ramsey, Shaun Ashmore, Joe Anderson Plot: A Group of “twenty something” college students on holiday in Mexico travel to an archaeological dig site, upon arrival they are forced onto the ruins and what they find is an …

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