#148
April 2009

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CHARLIE CHAN
Curtain Down at Fox

     Kim Newman covers the last of the Sidney Toler programmers
included in Fox's
CHARLIE CHAN COLLECTION VOL. 5:
CHARLIE CHAN IN PANAMA, CHARLIE CHAN'S MURDER CRUISE, CHARLIE CHAN AT THE WAX MUSEUM, MURDER OVER NEW YORK, DEAD MEN TELL, CHARLIE CHAN IN RIO

and CASTLE IN THE DESERT.

DVD Spotlight
KAIDAN

    David Kalat
 discovers a copy of Hideo (THE RING) Nakata's
"lost" ghost story Kaidan and compares it to the earlier
Nobuo Nakagawa film on which it is based.
 
Plus Reviews of...
 
88 MINUTES
ABOMINABLE
BACTERIUM
BAD BLOOD

Jack Arnold's BOSS (BOSS NIGGER)
THE CHASER
DARK FORCES
DEAD SET
THE DEADLY DUO
THE DEVIL'S CHAIR

George A. Romero's DIARY OF THE DEAD
EAGLE SHOOTING HEROES
THE HEIRLOOM
HEROES OF THE EAST
MADHOUSE
Herschell Gordon Lewis' MOONSHINE MOUNTAIN
NEIGHBOR NUMBER 13
POLICE STORY 2
POPULATION: 1
RED
RETURN TO SLEEPAWAY CAMP
THE RUINS
SECRET THINGS
THE SKELETON OF MRS. MORALES
SLASHERS
STARDUST
Alex Cox's STRAIGHT TO HELL and WALKER
THE STRANGE VENGEANCE OF ROSALIE
THE TRIPPER
WAR OF THE LIVING DEAD
WINTERBEAST


And...
Ramsey Campbell
on INTO THE MIRROR!

Douglas E. Winter's "Audio Watchdog" look at the latest Italian horror and fantasy soundtrack CDs!
 

All this plus Biblio Watchdog, Letterbox and much, much more!


Other contributors featured in this issue:

Michael Barrett, John Charles, Bill Cooke, Shane M. Dallmann, Sheldon Inkol, Tim Lucas, Eric Somer, and Brett Taylor.