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)

Zombie 4: After Death or How I Learned to Start Loving Trash and Stop Being a Snob

There’s a moment about halfway through After Death (although time becomes indecipherable while watching, so for all I know it could be ten minutes into the film or six seconds prior to the conclusion) where you’ll have to make a decision. You’re in or you’re out. There’s no middle ground, no neutrality. A coin and … More Zombie 4: After Death or How I Learned to Start Loving Trash and Stop Being a Snob