Schlock du Jour: Who Killed Captain Alex? (2010)

Knowing that those around me have witnessed my floundering lows makes me feel…exposed. Even once the depression cycle has ended, I have to exist knowing that they have seen me in that state. It is for this reason that Schlock is my friend. Schlock doesn’t judge. Schlock only supports me. Schlock is love. Shlock is … More Schlock du Jour: Who Killed Captain Alex? (2010)

Video Nasty Spotlight: Contamination (1980)

2/72 aka Alien Contamination aka Toxic Spawn aka Aliendrome… Directed by Luigi Cozzi AKA Lewis Coates The imdb synopsis is actually really helpful here: A former astronaut helps a government agent and a police detective track the source of mysterious alien pod spores, filled with lethal flesh-dissolving acid, to a South American coffee plantation controlled … More Video Nasty Spotlight: Contamination (1980)

Video Nasty Spotlight: Nightmares in a Damaged Brain (1981)

Video nasty count – 1/72 A choppy little ditty with a bloody little druthers? Nightmares in a Damaged Brain (aka Nightmare) is a piece of scuzz that actually saw a man get jailed upon its release. But I’m not much of a historian.  And I must confess, I am reviewing this nasty long after I’ve … More Video Nasty Spotlight: Nightmares in a Damaged Brain (1981)

Spook of the Union – A Letter From the Editor

It’s that time again. We’ve completed yet another rotation around the sun. Some of Spook du Jour’s finest have compiled their end-of-year lists here and here, signaling the termination of 2018. Time rolls on like the paddywack man. Where was I going with this? AH YES! 2019! 2019 Promises more of what you love! Interviews, … More Spook of the Union – A Letter From the Editor