When the Sheriff proves unable to solve the case, the town leaders invite Investigator Burns to unravel the mystery. If you wanna watch something even the tiniest bit memorable, don't bother with this. Five Minutes To Live 1961 Johnny Cash, the immortal man in black, plays the very unstable Johnny Cabot, who is part of a gang of thugs who terrorize a small town. Boring, boring, boring, even by 70s standards. Un mélange qui pourrait être savoureux ou original, mais qui se révèle basique, routinier et sans grand effort dans un genre comme dans l'autre. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program. Along the way, he confronts tension with the Sheriff, trouble with some citizens, and finally a killer whose motive we've heard before in Ripper-lore.
A mutilating knife wielding killer haunts the small Southwest desert town of Mescal. Schaal has many fine scenes in Knife for the Ladies, let us appreciate his talents by watching his death scene, perhaps his finest achievement in the film:. This is a murder mystery and as such, we do have some dead bodies and some blood. Though most victims have been prostitutes, the first was none other than Travis Mescal, the only son of the town's first family. The film really kills itself because it just doesn't do anything right.
Honestly, it feels like Andy Milligan light in the Old West. When the Sheriff proves unable to solve the case, the town leaders invite Investigator Burns to unravel the mystery. When ever an adult refuses to participate in the delusion, they are killed. Who is killing the beautiful women of Mescal and will Burns be able to uncover the truth, or will the streets continue to run red with blood? And if this turgid nugget of reconstituted fecal mess has three redeeming minutes of musical bliss, I feel it is my duty to bring it to your attention. Too Scared To Scream 1985 Directed by actor Tony Lo Bianco A killer is brutally attacking several tenants that live in a high rise apartment building in New York City.
Too often have I heard some horror and fantasy movies described as so strange they must be from another universe. The dreary existence of middle- aged spinster Maura Prince takes an unexpected turn with the arrival of young handyman Billy Jarvis, but there is more to Billy than meets the eye. A fun fist fight breaks out as well, for some added good times. The protracted fistfight between Mr. I woke up exactly when the killer was revealed, right at the end. Also stars Vic Morrow Jennifer 1953 Starring Ida Lupino and Howard Duff. This movie fails in every genre.
The first victim was a young local man who lived the good life. Mildly entertaining drive-in trash, this benefits from the old low-rent sets and ancient costumes that were pretty much a sign of the times in the early seventies. Soon there will be in 4K. Reviewed by FightingWesterner 5 City private investigator Jeff Cooper travels to frontier backwater in order to investigate the slasher murders of town matriarch Ruth Roman's son and a gaggle of local prostitutes. Ruth Roman is fine as the matriarch of the town and the mother of the dead man. Love From A Stranger 1947 A newly married woman begins to suspect that her husband is a killer, and that she is soon to be his next victim. I was torn about whether or not I should write about this borefest from 1974.
Written by Cul-de Sac 1966 Directed by Roman Polanski starring Donald Pleasance and A wounded criminal and his dying partner take refuge in a sea side castle inhabited by a cowardly Englishman and his strong willed French wife. Everything is paced poorly and the lack of any real sound design, gives this film a dead feeling. Directed by the great Don Siegel Invasion of The Body Snatchers 1956, The Killers 1964 Dirty Harry 1971 This stars Clint Eastwood, Geraldine Page and Elizabeth Hartman. Luckily Jeff Cooper, a big city old west Sherlock Holmes type, shows up at the request of the town banker, and they bump heads for a bit only to become buddy cops! Though most victims have been prostitutes, the first was none other than Travis Mescal, the only son of the town's first family. While Burns continues his investigation, Sheriff Jack Elam drinks more and passes out in the town jail cell, disappointing his nephew. You can also get an instant mobile notification with our iPhone- or Android app.
Devil times Five aka Peopletoys 1974 This film is a very unsettling ride about a bus load of extremely psychopathic children who escape after their transport bus crashes. Schaal has either a real or imagined romantic relationship with Ms. Great disturbing made for tv movie. So we have a killer on the loose in Mescal, and this Doctor Who-looking reject has been called in to see if he can figure things out. Thus, the film is imperfect but still intriguing as a mystery up unto the one hour mark.
All in all, if you wanna fall asleep, put this crap on. When the Sheriff proves unable to solve the case, the town leaders invite Investigator Burns to unravel the mystery. Will the stories cross or are they already twisted together? The Witch Who Came From The Sea 1976 Millie Perkins bravely plays a very disturbed woman who goes on a gruesome killing spree, culminating from years of abuse from her drunken brute of a father. We are pleased to inform you that you've come to the right place. All of this changes when the local prostitutes turn up dead and the locals begin to fear that Jack the Ripper or a copycat might be committing the crimes.
Schaal was once married to Valerie Harper, and he is the father of frequent Joe Dante actress Wendy Schaal. Boring, boring, boring, even by 70s standards. Stars Sorrell Booke, Gene Evans. Neither the horror nor the Western elements work. Burns takes the case and, after clashing with sheriff, begins to zero in on the killer. Synopsis A mutilating knife wielding killer haunts the small Southwest desert town of Mescal. Most proto-slashers have dodgy pacing, so I'm not docking it.