#144
October 2008

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The Ubiquitous
DABBS GREER
  M.J. Simpson offers a 1999 interview with the late star of 100 features (including HOUSE OF WAX, INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS and THE GREEN MILE) and close to 600 different television roles (everything from SPACE PATROL to PICKET FENCES)
covering his entire, incomparable career!
 
DVD Spotlight
ICONS OF ADVENTURE
    Bill Cooke reviews Sony's premiere collection of Hammer holdings, including widescreen presentations of THE STRANGLERS OF BOMBAY, THE PIRATES OF BLOOD RIVER, THE TERROR OF THE TONGS and THE DEVIL-SHIP PIRATES!
 
 
Including reviews of...
2103 THE DEADLY WAKE
6 FILMS TO KEEP YOU AWAKE
ALUCARD
BATTLESTAR GALACTICA: RAZOR: UNRATED EXTENDED EDITION
BRAND UPON THE BRAIN! (incomplete - reprinted in issue 146)
CHALLENGE OF THE MASTERS (incomplete - reprinted in issue 146)
CLOVERFIELD on Blu-ray
DARK CHAMBER
THE HOST
I'LL NEVER FORGET YOU
THE IMPORTANT THING IS TO LOVE
JOURNEY TO THE FAR SIDE OF THE SUN
THE LAST LEGION
THE LUCK OF THE IRISH
PARIS, JE T'AIME
ROYAL FLASH
SIMON, KING OF THE WITCHES
THE SLIT-MOUTHED WOMAN
SODOM THE KILLER
SPLATTER BEACH
TRAPPED ASHES
VENUS IN FURS (Massimo Dallamano version)
THE VOYEUR
THE WITCHING HOUR
 
Plus...
 
Ramsey's Rambles
   
Ramsey Campbell on Cecil B. DeMille's shocking SIGN OF THE CROSS!

Audio Watchdog
    Douglas E. Winter on the Ian Curtis/Joy Division biopic CONTROL!
Biblio Watchdog
    Reviews of HAZEL COURT HORROR QUEEN and THE BIONIC BOOK: THE SIX MILLION DOLLAR MAN AND THE BIONIC WOMAN RECONSTRUCTED!


 
All this and much, much MORE!


Other contributors featured in this issue:

Michael Barrett, John Charles, David Kalat, Tim Lucas, Kim Newman, Brett Taylor and Rebecca and Sam Umland.