Tagged with 60s

Japanese mayhem

Japanese mayhem

On my wall at work I have two posters, one for last year’s Scala Forever season and one for this year’s Scala Beyond. Every time I look at the former I have to kick myself for not making it to a single screening. There was so much awesome stuff on. This year is going to … Continue reading

Poster artwork – The Defilers (1965)

Poster artwork – The Defilers (1965)

Yesterday, I did this big post about The Defilers (1965). I found some different posters online, but only included one in the post, so here goes… The original cinema poster… A black and white version for newspapers… And a beautiful Japanese version… text

Re-visiting Jack Hill’s wonderful Spider Baby

Re-visiting Jack Hill’s wonderful Spider Baby

“Just because something isn’t good doesn’t mean it’s bad” The Merrye family is cursed. A history of inbreeding has led to the on-set of Merrye Syndrome, involving the rapid deterioration of the brain, affecting all children from the age of ten onwards.  The family chauffeur Bruno has been put in charge of letting evolution take … Continue reading