The Merits of Sin Reads!!!! Night Shoot by David Sodergren

Slasher films are a dime a dozen. If you don’t think that’s the truth then you’re lying to yourself. Once folks saw a way to make a shit ton of money on a minuscule budget, the production machine got to work. All ya needed was a psychopath (mask or sometimes no mask), a group of … More The Merits of Sin Reads!!!! Night Shoot by David Sodergren

In Theaters: Crawl

Crawl (2019)Directed By: Alexandre AjaWritten By: Michael Rasmussen & Shawn Rasmussen This movie is a blast. There is a lot wrong with it but none of that matters because it is so much fun that it is able to overcome all of it. The dialogue is terrible, the backstory is awkwardly forced in, characters do … More In Theaters: Crawl

The Merits of Sin: Peacock King (1988) (Hong Kong/Japan)

The world is in the middle of a massive shit storm and barely anyone knows it. Luckily for us ignorant schlubs, the right people are hip to the score. Twin brothers separated in their youth have been training their whole lives and that training is about to come in mighty handy. The holes of Hell … More The Merits of Sin: Peacock King (1988) (Hong Kong/Japan)

The Merits of Sin: Santo in Vengeance of the Mummy (1971) (Mexico)

Oh my wowie zowie! The legendary El Santo may never submit in the ring but you’ll be begging for your mummy by the time the credits role!…I’m sorry. I’ve been reading back issues of Famous Monsters of Filmland and felt like I needed to get this out before my head exploded into a beautiful shower … More The Merits of Sin: Santo in Vengeance of the Mummy (1971) (Mexico)

The Merits of Sin: The Astro-Zombies aka Space Zombies (1968) (USA)

Trash auteur Ted V. Mikels had a crutch that really should have doomed his career in filmmaking. There’s a sense of urgency that should be prevalent in his storytelling (and anything calling itself a thriller) that just doesn’t exist. But as boring as this absence should have made his filmography, the leisure attitude presented in … More The Merits of Sin: The Astro-Zombies aka Space Zombies (1968) (USA)