#167
March / April 2012
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What Lies Behind Tim Burtonís
ALICE IN WONDERLAND

David Kalat is pushed by daughter Ann down a rabbit hole of illuminations concerning Burtonís film and its Disney, Paramount and literary antecedents.  

Joseph Middleton: Reflections on
THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS

On a more adult note, Neil Jackson converses with the director of one of the darkest and most ambitious examples of 1970s porn chic.

Lina Romay
1954-2012

Tim Lucas eulogizes the actress, wife and muse of Jess Franco.

DVD reviews, including...

ACT OF VENGEANCE
THE AURORA MONSTERS: THE MODEL CRAZE THAT GRIPPED THE WORLD
BAD GIRLS OF FILM NOIR, VOLUME 2
THE BRIGAND OF KANDAHAR
BLACK ZOO
THE BLOOD TRILOGY
CAPERUCITA Y PULGARCITO CONTRO LOS MONSTRUOS
CASE 39
COBRA WOMAN
COOL IT BABY
DESTROY ALL MONSTERS
FRANKENHOOKER
HERSCHELL GORDON LEWIS: THE GODFATHER OF GORE
MINI-SKIRT LOVE
NEVER LET ME GO
PARADOX
THE SCARLET BLADE
SCREAM 4
A SERBIAN FILM
VAMPIRE CIRCUS
VENUS IN FURS
THE WOMEN IN CAGES COLLECTION

Ramsey's Rambles
Ramsey Campbell reviews WOODEN CROSSES.

Audio Watchdog
Douglas E. Winter on le voyage dans la lune (a trip to the moon), THE NAKED AND THE DEAD, TORA! TORA! TORA! and 55 DAYS AT PEKING.

Biblio Watchdog
STUDIES IN TERROR, FRIGHT NIGHT ON CHANNEL 9 AND MONSTERS IN THE MOVIES are featured.

 

Other contributors featured in this issue:

Michael Barrett, John Charles, Bill Cooke, Shane M. Dallmann, Heather Drain, Charlie Largent, Eric Somer, and Kim Newman.