With the help
of Optimum Entertainmentís new box set import,
Kim Newman explores Britainís most enduring TV spy franchise, beginning with the surviving episodes of Season 1 and the complete Season 2, in the order they were taped!
MATT HELM LOUNGE
Newman reviews Sonyís MATT HELM LOUNGE, a box set
collecting the four films based on Donald Hamiltonís
spy hero, starring Dean Martin: THE SILENCERS,
MURDERERSí ROW, THE AMBUSHERS and
THE WRECKING CREW!
Ramsey Campbell on EDEN LAKE!
Brad Stevens covers Bob Dylan's RENALDO AND CLARA!
Douglas E. Winter reviews the music of Erich Wolfgang Korngold on CD, RESIDENT EVIL 5 and more!
Reviews of HORROR CINEMA, CALIGARI'S HEIRS: The German Cinema of Fear After 1945 and Bruce G. Hallenbeck's COMEDY-HORROR FILMS: A Chronological History, 1914-2008.
Just when we think we've seen everything, guest blogger David Kalat turns up IL RAGGI MORTALI DEL DR. MABUSE, an Italian cut of THE DEATH RAY MIRROR OF DR. MABUSE that adds a number of never-before-seen sequences and qualifies as a substantially more entertaining picture!