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    Josiah reviews the 1970 Crown International Pictures horror gem BLOOD MANIA
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    Josiah reviews the swingin 60s sex kitten film THE BABYSITTER
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    Josiah reviews Bert I. Gordon's 1976 Eco-Terror film THE FOOD OF THE GODS
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    Josiah reviews the 1975 rarity BAD, BLACK & BEAUTIFUL
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    Alif reviews the 1979 Shaw Brothers kung fu-crime film THE BROTHERS
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    Alif reviews the Shaw Brothers kung fu classic FISTS OF THE WHITE LOTUS
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    Reggie reviews the kaiju classic GODZILLA VS. THE SEA MONSTER
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    Josiah reviews Fred "The Hammer" Williamson's directorial debut MEAN JOHNNY BARROWS
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    Alif reviews the offbeat 1969 cult comedy THE MAGIC CHRISTIAN
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    Alif reviews the 1976 road racin' cult classic THE GUMBALL RALLY
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    Josiah Howard reviews the 1960 gothic horror classic CITY OF THE DEAD
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    Pete reviews the 1978 Brucesploitation classic DYNAMO
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    Josiah Howard reviews the Vermont based 70s psycho-thriller DARK AUGUST
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    Josh Stephenson reviews the offbeat 1974 Western slasher mashup A KNIFE FOR THE LADIES
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    Josiah Howard reviews the 1977 grindhouse revenge-actioner DEATH PROMISE
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    Josiah Howard reviews the 1974 Amicus horror anthology FROM BEYOND THE GRAVE
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    Josiah Howard reviews the 1975 grindhouse thriller THE LAST VICTIM
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    Josiah Howard reviews the 1976 Blaxploitation gem VELVET SMOOTH
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    Josiah Howard reviews the 1976 home invasion thriller DEATH WEEKEND
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    Nuttawut reviews the 1976 polizio/giallo mash up STRANGE SHADOWS IN AN EMPTY ROOM
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    GCDb Remembers Writer-Director Stuart Gordon (1947-2020)
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    José Mojica Marins aka Coffin Joe - "Brazil's National Boogeyman" (1936-2020)
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    GCDb Remembers DYANNE THORNE (1936-2020)
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    Sebastian reviews the new hi-def Blu Ray of the 1980 grindhouse slasher classic MANIAC starring the late Joe Spinell
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    Nuttawut reviews the unique 1973 split-screen slasher WICKED WICKED
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    Alif reviews the 1978 slasher THE TOOLBOX MURDERS




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