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December 2001:

12/31/2001: and Ron Altman wish you all a Prosperous New Year!
12/30/2001: added Ralph Bakshi's interesting THE LORD OF THE RINGS (1978)
12/29/2001: added the poor peplum movie TESEO CONTRO IL MINOTAURO (1961)
12/28/2001: added the long-awaited THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2001) by Peter Jackson
12/28/2001: added the poorly plotted but okay slasher-movie VALENTINE (2001)
12/27/2001: added a Hammer Horror Movie Special!
12/27/2001: added the Tolstoy adaptation WAR AND PEACE (1956)
12/26/2001: added the truly classic GONE WITH THE WIND (1939)
12/26/2001: added CASABLANCA (1942), a classic among classics
12/26/2001: added the Karl May Euro-western OLD SHATTERHAND (1964)
12/25/2001: added the not-bad Hammer production HANDS OF THE RIPPER (1971)
12/25/2001: added THE MASK OF FU MANCHU (1932) starring Boris Karloff
12/24/2001: and Ron Altman wish you all a HAPPY X-MAS!!!
12/24/2001: added the Christmas classic A CHRISTMAS STORY (1983)
12/23/2001: added the sword-and-sandal picture MAGNIFICO GLADIATORE (1964) starring Mark Forest
12/23/2001: added THE TWO FACES OF DR. JEKYLL (1960), another Hammer production
12/22/2001: added Hammer Films' fine THE HOUND OF THE BASKERVILLES (1959)
12/19/2001: added the action drama THE MISSION (1999) by Johnny To
12/19/2001: added Aki Kaurismäki's I HIRED A CONTRACT KILLER (1990)
12/19/2001: added the psychedelic B-movie ...4 (QUATTRO) ...3 ...2 ...1 ...MORTE (1967)
12/18/2001: added Sydney Pollack's THE YAKUZA (1975), written by Robert Towne and the Schrader brothers
12/17/2001: added IT'S A MAD MAD MAD MAD WORLD (1963), one of the biggest comedies ever made
12/16/2001: added Richard Fleischer's fascinating sci-fi classic FANTASTIC VOYAGE (1966)
12/11/2001: added John Carpenter and Tobe Hooper's BODY BAGS (1993)
12/11/2001: added John Boorman's eccentric Le Carré adaptation THE TAILOR OF PANAMA (2001)
12/10/2001: added IT LIVES AGAIN (1978), a silly sequel to the cult hit IT'S ALIVE! (1974)
12/10/2001: added the French psycho drama ON NE MEURT QUE DEUX FOIS (1985) starring Michel Serrault
12/09/2001: added the (poor) Meg Ryan/Russell Crowe thriller PROOF OF LIFE (2000)
12/09/2001: updated the Wes Craven page
12/09/2001: added the not-bad DRACULA 2000 (2000), coproduced by Wes Craven
12/08/2001: added the muscleman movie ERCOLE SFIDA SANSONE (1963)
12/08/2001: added Cameron Crowe's engrossing ALMOST FAMOUS (2000)
12/08/2001: added the serial killer thriller RIVIERES POURPRES (2000), aka THE CRIMSON RIVERS
12/08/2001: added the classic ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST (1975)
12/07/2001: added Jean-Jacques Annaud's fascinating GUERRE DU FEU (1981), aka QUEST FOR FIRE
12/06/2001: added Lasse Hallström's nice but forgettable CHOCOLAT (2000)
12/05/2001: added GUARDIE E LADRI (1951), a mild comedy photographed by Mario Bava
12/05/2001: added the cult film THE REFLECTING SKIN (1990)
12/04/2001: added Best Foreign Film Oscar winner BELLE EPOQUE (1992)
12/02/2001: added the poor Hammer production TASTE THE BLOOD OF DRACULA (1970)
12/02/2001: added William Peter Blatty's THE EXORCIST III (1990)

November 2001:

11/28/2001: added the harrowing, brilliant JACOB'S LADDER (1990)
11/27/2001: added the Hammer production THE SATANIC RITES OF DRACULA (1974)
11/25/2001: added the incomprehensible sequel EXORCIST II: THE HERETIC (1977)
11/25/2001: added the poor costumer ERCOLE CONTRO MOLOCK (1963)
11/25/2001: added the spaghetti western SETTE WINCHESTER PER UN MASSACRO (1968)
11/23/2001: added David Cronenberg's fascinating VIDEODROME (1982)
11/20/2001: added the review of the director's cut version of DUST DEVIL (1992)
11/19/2001: added the spaghetti western RAGIONE PER VIVERE... (1972)
11/16/2001: added Lucio Fulci's infamous SQUATATORE DI NEW YORK/N. Y. RIPPER (1982)
11/16/2001: added the slight but nice drama SHADRACH (1998) starring Harvey Keitel
11/14/2001: added the okay French thriller drama EN TOUTE INNOCENCE (1987)
11/11/2001: added the Schwarzenegger action pic RAW DEAL (1986)
11/07/2001: added MONSIEUR VERDOUX (1947), a latter-day Charles Chaplin
11/06/2001: added the monster horror trash movie DRACULA VS. FRANKENSTEIN (1971)
11/06/2001: added Tim Burton's biography and filmography
11/06/2001: added BATMAN RETURNS (1992), a triumph of style
11/05/2001: added Stanley Kubrick's second film, KILLER'S KISS (1955)
11/05/2001: added Jean-Pierre Jeunet et Marc Caro's biography and filmography
11/04/2001: added the peplum trash URSUS NELLA VALLE DEI LEONI (1961)
11/04/2001: added the Charles Bronson movie DEATH WISH (1974)
11/04/2001: added the fantastic LE FABULEUX DESTIN D'AMELIE POULAIN (2001)
11/03/2001: added Larry Cohen's campy horror classic IT'S ALIVE! (1974)
11/03/2001: added Don Siegel's action classic DIRTY HARRY (1971)
11/01/2001: added the absorbing drug drama TRAFFIC (2000)
11/01/2001: added the pseudo-hip comedy thriller JUDAS KISS (1998)
11/01/2001: added the strangely engrossing adventure drama LES AVENTURIERS (1967)
11/01/2001: added Tim Burton's well-designed BATMAN (1989)

October 2001:

10/31/2001: finally reviewed the stunner RESERVOIR DOGS (1992) by Quentin Tarantino
10/30/2001: it's done: there are 1,600 movie reviews online! HAPPY HALLOWEEN!
10/30/2001: added GATTO NEL CERVELLO, one of Lucio Fulci's last (and worst) films
10/30/2001: added Thomas Vinterberg's FESTEN (1998), aka THE CELEBRATION
10/29/2001: added Lucio Fulci's DEMONIA (1988)
10/29/2001: added TOUCHEZ PAS AU GRISBI (1953) starring Jean Gabin
10/29/2001: added Don Siegel's ESCAPE FROM ALCATRAZ (1979)
10/28/2001: added SUDDEN IMPACT (1983), the fourth DIRTY HARRY film
10/27/2001: added Sam Raimi's THE GIFT (2000), one of his best films
10/26/2001: modified the review of Bava's TERRORE NELLO SPAZIO (1965)
10/26/2001: added the low-brow comedy DUDE, WHERE'S MY CAR? (2000)
10/24/2001: added THIRTEEN DAYS (2000) and the documentary VISIONS OF LIGHT (1992)
10/22/2001: added Alejandro Jodorowsky's TUSK (1978)
10/22/2001: added Costa-Gavras' acclaimed political drama Z (1969)
10/21/2001: added the fascinating sci-fi movie NINETEEN EIGHTY-FOUR (1984)
10/20/2001: added HALLOWEEN II (1981)
10/20/2001: added the boring spaghetti western DOS VECES JUDAS (1969)
10/19/2001: finally added John Carpenter's influential HALLOWEEN (1978)
10/18/2001: added the infamous Joe D'Amato splatter flick BUIO OMEGA (1979)
10/18/2001: added the Edgar Wallace giallo COSE AVETE FATTO A SOLANGE? (1972)
10/17/2001: added the absolutely disgusting BLOOD SUCKING FREAKS (1978)
10/16/2001: added Danny Boyle's debut feature SHALLOW GRAVE (1994)
10/15/2001: added the brilliant fantasy comedy DELICATESSEN (1991)
10/15/2001: added William Friedkin's THE EXORCIST (1973)
10/12/2001: added Guy Ritchie's SNATCH. (2000)
10/12/2001: added Sergio Leone's spectacle COLOSSO DI RODI, IL (1961)
10/10/2001: added the Italian horror trash PATRICK VIVE ANCORA (1980)
10/09/2001: added a Lucio Fulci page: biography and filmography
10/09/2001: added Lucio Fulci's sick QUANDO ALICE RUPPE LO SPECCHIO (1988)
10/09/2001: added the fine war drama VINGT-CINQUIEME HEURE, LA (1967)
10/08/2001: added the okay U.S. horror shocker THE CHILD (1977)
10/08/2001: added the infamous (and terrible) splatter comedy STREET TRASH (1987)
10/08/2001: added Tony Scott's fast-paced ENEMY OF THE STATE (1998)
10/06/2001: added Michael Mann's MANHUNTER (1986)
10/05/2001: added the hilarious AMERICAN PIE 2 (2001)
10/04/2001: added the acclaimed King-adaptation THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION (1994)
10/02/2001: added Lucio Fulci's NON SI SERVIZIA UN PAPERINO (1972)
10/01/2001: added Joe d'Amato's EMANUELLE E GLI ULTIMI CANNIBALI (1977)
10/01/2001: at the moment this site features 1,565 movie reviews!
10/01/2001: added Riccardo Freda's giallo A DOPPIA FACCIA (1969), cowritten by Lucio Fulci

September 2001:

09/30/2001: added Ching Siu-Tung's CHINESE GHOST STORY II (1990)
09/29/2001: added Lucio Fulci's VOCI DAL PROFONDO (1990)
09/28/2001: added Umberto Lenzi's WILD TEAM (1985)
09/28/2001: added Martin Scorsese's fine CAPE FEAR (1991)
09/25/2001: finally added George A. Romero's MARTIN (1977)
09/25/2001: added the mild sci-fi drama THE TRIGGER EFFECT (1996)
09/25/2001: added MILANO ODIA (1974), a violent crime thriller by Umberto Lenzi
09/24/2001: added Riccardo Freda's giallo IGUANA DALLA LINGUA DI FUOCO (1971)
09/24/2001: added Steven Spielberg's SAVING PRIVATE RYAN (1998)
09/24/2001: added JO (1971), one of Louis de Funès' best films
09/23/2001: added the weak horror movie LOST SOULS (2000)
09/23/2001: added the nice children's fantasy MATILDA (1996)
09/22/2001: added the off-beat RUSHMORE (1998)
09/21/2001: added Fernando Arrabal's surreal VIVA LA MUERTE (1970)
09/19/2001: added the breathtaking TOKYO-KEN (1995), aka TOKYO FIST
09/18/2001: added Lucio Fulci's good LUCERTOLA CON LA PELLE DI DONNA (1971)
09/18/2001: added Mario Bava's first western STRADA PER FORTE ALAMO, LA (1964)
09/18/2001: added the interesting giallo CHI L'HA VISTA MORIRE?
09/17/2001: added the atrocious Japanese disaster epic JISHIN RETTO (1980)
09/17/2001: added Ringo Lam's fine action drama CITY ON FIRE (1987)
09/17/2001: added the giallo SETTE ORCHIDEE MACCHIATE DI ROSSO (1971)
09/16/2001: added Joe d'Amato's infamous PORNO HOLOCAUST (1979)
09/14/2001: added the fair sci-fi adventure RED PLANET (2000)
09/13/2001: added the love drama AUTUMN IN NEW YORK (2000)
09/12/2001: added the wildly original NURSE BETTY (2000)
09/11/2001: added Jonathan Demme's first film, CAGED HEAT (1974)
09/11/2001: added George Romero's DAY OF THE DEAD (1985)
09/11/2001: added Tim Burton's recent PLANET OF THE APES (2001)
09/10/2001: added Lucio Fulci's MURDEROCK (1984)
09/09/2001: added BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY (2001)
09/09/2001: added CHEECH & CHONG'S NEXT MOVIE (1980)
09/07/2001: added the funny spaghetti western COSI SIA (1972)
09/07/2001: added the Louis de Funès comedy LE CORNIAUD (1964)
09/07/2001: added the cult film THE HONEYMOON KILLERS (1969)
09/05/2001: added Dario Argento's rarest film, LE CINQUE GIORNATE (1973)
09/05/2001: added the interesting thriller EYE OF THE BEHOLDER (1999)
09/02/2001: added the romantic comedy RETURN TO ME (2000)

August 2001:

08/29/2001: added Tony Maylam's THE BURNING (1981)
08/27/2001: added Jean Rollin's VIERGES ET VAMPIRES (1971)
08/25/2001: added URSUS (1961) and the thriller HITCHHIKE TO HELL (1968)
08/25/2001: added the terrific THE ASPHYX (1973)
08/25/2001: added the terrible spy movie COPLAN FX 18 CASSE TOUT (1965)
08/25/2001: added the sword-and-sandal epic KINDAR L'INVULNERABILE (1964)
08/24/2001: added Brian De Palma's cult chiller SISTERS (1973)
08/24/2001: added Francesco Rosi's CADAVERI ECCELLENTI (1976) starring Lino Ventura
08/23/2001: added Dario Argento's QUATTRO MOSCHE DI VELLUTO GRIGIO (1972)
08/23/2001: added STRIPES (1981) starring Bill Murray and Harold Ramis
08/23/2001: added BOUNCE (2000) starring Ben Affleck and Gwyneth Paltrow
08/22/2001: added IL ROSSETTO (1959), an interesting crime drama starring Pierre Brice
08/22/2001: added Sergio Corbucci's spaghetti western NAVAJO JOE (1966)
08/21/2001: added Claude Chabrol's excellent LA FEMME INFIDELE (1968)
08/21/2001: added John Carpenter's quite good PRINCE OF DARKNESS (1987)
08/21/2001: added Tsui Hark's A BETTER TOMORROW 3 (1989)
08/20/2001: added Mario Bava's I COLTELLI DEL VENDICATORE (1965)
08/20/2001: added IL PORTIERE DI NOTTE (1974), aka THE NIGHT PORTER
08/19/2001: added the crime thriller L'ARBALETE (1984), aka ASPHALT WARRIORS
08/18/2001: added the Hill/Spencer comedy ALTRIMENTI CI ARRABBIAMO (1973)
08/14/2001: added THE MEXICAN (2001) starring Julia Roberts and Brad Pitt
08/13/2001: added the fascinating MEMENTO (2000)
08/13/2001: added WONDER BOYS (2000) and MURDER: ULTIMATE GROUNDS ... (1984)
08/11/2001: added the classic CONAN THE BARBARIAN (1982) and THE DARK (1979)
08/10/2001: added a GIALLO-PAGE! more than 100 giallo films listed!
08/10/2001: added the fine CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN DRAGON (2000)
08/10/2001: added John Ford's classic THE MAN WHO SHOT LIBERTY VALANCE (1962)
08/09/2001: added Ingmar Bergman's THE SERPENT'S EGG (1977)
08/09/2001: added the prison drama ON THE YARD (1978)
08/08/2001: added a peplum movies special, click here!
08/08/2001: added LA VENDETTA DI ERCOLE (1960), one of the best HERCULES movies
08/07/2001: added Werner Herzog's classic NOSFERATU: PHANTOM DER NACHT (1979)
08/07/2001: created categories and split up featured directors ... how do you like it?
08/07/2001: added the extremely violent BRIGADE DES MOEURS (1985)
08/07/2001: added THE GOOD SON (1993) and HODET OVER VANNET (1993)
08/07/2001: added the French sex comedy MARCHE PAS SUR MES LACETS (1977)
08/06/2001: added the 70s actioner KILLER FORCE (1975) starring Christopher Lee
08/06/2001: added the exciting sci-fi thriller FREQUENCY (2000)
08/05/2001: added THE PATRIOT (2000) and THE CALLING (2000)
08/04/2001: added Albert Brooks' enjoyable THE MUSE (1999)
08/04/2001: added Arnie's THE RUNNING MAN (1987)
08/03/2001: updated the Jackie Chan filmography and added NINJA THUNDERBOLT (1985)
08/03/2001: added the submarine thriller U-571 (2000)
08/02/2001: added the Italian period piece AMORE AMARO (1974)
08/01/2001: added the Italian sex comedy UNA VERGINE IN FAMIGLIA (1975)
08/01/2001: updated the Jackie Chan filmography
08/01/2001: added Robert Zemeckis' CAST AWAY (2000) starring Tom Hanks

July 2001:

07/31/2001: added the gruesome horror film THE UNEARTHING (1994), aka ASWANG
07/31/2001: added STAR WARS EPISODE I (1999) and INDISCREET (1958)
07/31/2001: added STIGMATA (1999) and SIEGE (1983)
07/31/2001: added the British chiller TALES THAT WITNESS MADNESS (1973)
07/30/2001: added the thriller trash FORCED ENTRY (1975)
07/30/2001: added the nice British chiller FRIGHT (1971)
07/29/2001: added the horrible THE CELL (2000)
07/28/2001: added the thrillers RULES OF ENGAGEMENT and THE WATCHER (both 2000)
07/27/2001: added the great food satire AILE OU LA CUISSE (1976)
07/27/2001: added the snake horror MAMBA (1988) by Mario Orfini
07/27/2001: added the horror movie SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT (1984)
07/27/2001: added 'Beat' Takeshi Kitano's HANA-BI (1997)
07/26/2001: added the science-fiction horror film ALIEN PREDATOR (1984/1987)
07/26/2001: added the cult film BIG BAD MAMA (1974) starring Angie Dickinson
07/26/2001: added the comedy LE GENDARME ET LES GENDARMETTES (1982)
07/25/2001: added the comedy LE GENDARME ET LES EXTRA-TERRESTRES (1978)
07/25/2001: added the action drama CAT MURKIL AND THE SILKS (1976)
07/25/2001: added Dario Argento's GATTO A NOVE CODE, IL (1971)
07/25/2001: added the chiller WHISPERS (1989) and the melodrama BUTTERFLY (1981)
07/24/2001: added Louis de Funès' LE GENDARME DE ST. TROPEZ (1964)
07/23/2001: added Wes Craven's THE SERPENT AND THE RAINBOW (1988)
07/22/2001: added the weak Bond movie A VIEW TO A KILL (1985)
07/21/2001: added the obscure Korean war movie OPERATION CAN(N)ON (197?)
07/20/2001: added Wes Craven's STRANGER IN OUR HOUSE (1978) starring Linda Blair
07/20/2001: added LE GENDARME EN BALADE (1970) and BLOODY MISSION (1974)
07/20/2001: added the obscure Chinese war movie THE LONGEST NIGHT (197?)
07/20/2001: added the fine costume drama DANGEROUS LIAISONS (1988)
07/19/2001: added the spaghetti western LA DOVE NON BATTE IL SOLE (1974)
07/18/2001: added QUATERMASS AND THE PIT (1967), CORSA DELL'INNOCENTE, LA (1992)
07/18/2001: added the Christmas thriller YOU BETTER WATCH OUT (1980)
07/17/2001: added the documentary LA CONSTELLATION JODOROWSKY (1994)
07/16/2001: added Dario Argento's latest thriller NONHOSONNO (2001)
07/16/2001: added the chiller BURNT OFFERINGS (1976)
07/15/2001: added Pasolini's FIORE DELLE MILLE E UNA NOTTE/ARABIAN NIGHTS (1974)
07/15/2001: added ONE DAY IN SEPTEMBER (1999) and the western MONTE WALSH (1970)
07/15/2001: added THE NEGOTIATOR (1998) and THREE KINGS (1999)
07/14/2001: added Peter Jackson's first film, BAD TASTE (1987)
07/12/2001: added the classic action drama BONNIE AND CLYDE (1967)
07/11/2001: added the French sci-fi thriller MACHINE, LA (1994)
07/09/2001: added the classic TV chiller THE NIGHT STALKER (1972)
07/09/2001: added David Cronenberg's cult classic THE FLY (1986)
07/08/2001: added Peter Medak's fascinating ROMEO IS BLEEDING (1993)
07/05/2001: added Wang Yu's ONE-ARMED BOXER VS. THE FLYING GUILLOTINE (1975)
07/04/2001: added Bertolucci's STEALING BEAUTY (1996) starring Liv Tyler
07/03/2001: added the comedy MEET THE PARENTS (2000) and Tsui Hark's THE BLADE (1995)
07/02/2001: added the Schwarzenegger vehicle THE 6TH DAY (2000)
07/01/2001: added THE NEWTON BOYS (1998) and THE WAY OF THE GUN (2000)

June 2001:

06/29/2001: added the sensational MEET THE FEEBLES (1989) by Peter Jackson
06/29/2001: added Jean-Pierre Melville's biography and filmography
06/29/2001: added Jean-Pierre Melville's fascinating ENFANTS TERRIBLES (1950)
06/29/2001: added the terrible slasher movie URBAN LEGENDS: FINAL CUT (2000)
06/28/2001: added Jean-Pierre Melville's DEUX HOMMES DANS MANHATTAN (1959)
06/28/2001: added the western MINUTO PER PREGARE, UN INSTANTE PER MORIRE (1968)
06/28/2001: added the B-chiller THE FOUR SKULLS OF JONATHAN DRAKE (1959)
06/10/2001: added Wang Yu's ONE-ARMED BOXER (1971); going on a holiday till the 24th
06/08/2001: added MERAVIGLIE DI ALADINO (1961), a fantasy film codirected by Mario Bava
06/08/2001: added Sam Peckinpah's THE GETAWAY (1972)
06/07/2001: added the delightful THE RAINBOW THIEF (1990) by Alejandro Jodorowsky
06/06/2001: added cult director Alejandro Jodorowsky's FANDO Y LIS (1967)
06/06/2001: added CHARLIE'S ANGELS (2000) and Sam Raimi's EVIL DEAD II (1987)
06/05/2001: added the cult horror movie ROUGE AUX LEVRES (DAUGHTERS OF DARKNESS)
06/05/2001: added the slasher pic MY BLOODY VALENTINE (1981)
06/04/2001: added Hampton Fancher's psycho drama THE MINUS MAN (1999)
06/04/2001: added the Mario Bava spaghetti western RINGO DEL NEBRASKA (1966)
06/04/2001: added Sam Raimi's splatter classic THE EVIL DEAD (1982)
06/03/2001: finally added Peter Jackson to the directors index
06/03/2001: added Mario Bava's giallo RAGAZZA CHE SAPEVA TROPPO (1963)
06/02/2001: added the colorful comedy THE ASSASSINATION BUREAU (1969)
06/02/2001: added Mario Bava's sex romp QUANTO VOLTE ... QUELLA NOTTE (1969)

May 2001:

05/31/2001: added the biker flick NAM'S ANGELS (1970)
05/30/2001: added the fantasy comedy JACK BROWN GENIUS (1994)
05/28/2001: added the German comedy drama CRAZY (2000)
05/27/2001: added the horror thriller JENNIFER (1978)
05/26/2001: added the horror trash INVASION OF THE BLOOD FARMERS (1972)
05/25/2001: added the violent French thriller SIX-PACK (2000)
05/24/2001: added the comedy drama HIGH FIDELITY (2000) by Stephen Frears
05/24/2001: added the Hong Kong thriller H-BOMB (1971)
05/22/2001: added CHERRY FALLS (2000), a very odd horror comedy
05/21/2001: added the horror documentary TERROR IN THE AISLES (1984)
05/20/2001: added LES ETRANGERS (1969) and ED AND HIS DEAD MOTHER (1993)
05/19/2001: added Sam Raimi's CRIMEWAVE (1985), cowritten by Joel & Ethan Coen
05/17/2001: added SORORITY BABES IN THE SLIMEBALL BOWL-O-RAMA (speaks for itself)
05/15/2001: added the terrible thriller MOMMY (1995)
05/14/2001: added the fine teen comedy LOSER (2000)
05/13/2001: added the sci-fi horror films PITCH BLACK (2000) and SUPERNOVA (2000)
05/10/2001: added the fine seventies thriller MARATHON MAN (1976)
05/08/2001: added the Danish horror thriller BESAT (1999)
05/06/2001: added Clint Eastwood's SPACE COWBOYS (2000)
05/03/2001: added NIGHT GALLERY (1969), Steven Spielberg's debut
05/01/2001: added SIX DAYS SEVEN NIGHTS (1998) starring Harrison Ford and Anne Heche

April 2001:

04/30/2001: added the Sandra Bullock comedy MISS CONGENIALITY (2000)
04/29/2001: added THE BUTTERFLY MURDERS (1979), Tsui Hark's first film
04/29/2001: added ORRIBILE SEGRETO DEL DOTTOR HITCHCOCK, L' (1962) by R. Freda
04/28/2001: added the fascinating LA ROSE DE FER (1973) by Jean Rollin
04/27/2001: added the Clive Barker short THE FORBIDDEN (1978)
04/24/2001: added THE ROCK (1996) and Jean Rollin's FRISSON DES VAMPIRES, LE (1970)
04/22/2001: added the early Clive Barker short SALOME (1973) and SHAFT (2000)
04/22/2001: added the Bret Easton Ellis adaptation AMERICAN PSYCHO (2000)
04/21/2001: added Mario Bava's lost classic CANI ARRABBIATI (1974) aka RABID DOGS
04/21/2001: added Riccardo Freda and Mario Bava's classic I VAMPIRI (1956)
04/21/2001: added the Charlotte Bronte adaptation JANE EYRE (1996)
04/21/2001: added the documentary DARIO ARGENTO - MASTER OF HORROR (1991)
04/19/2001: added David Cronenberg's THE DEAD ZONE (1983)
04/18/2001: added the trashy but appealing DORIAN GRAY (1970)
04/17/2001: added the sci-fi movie THE X-FILES (1998) and Cronenberg's RABID (1977)
04/16/2001: added CLAY PIGEONS (1998) and FINAL DESTINATION (2000)
04/15/2001: added the twisted comedy ELECTION (1999)
04/15/2001: added the sci-fi drama THE RESURRECTION OF ZACHARY WHEELER (1971)
04/14/2001: added the popular disaster thriller THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE (1972)
04/14/2001: added the cult western DJANGO (1966) and THE WOMAN IN WHITE (1948)
04/13/2001: added the British chiller THE FLESH AND THE FIENDS (1959), aka MANIA
04/12/2001: added the classic GASLIGHT (1944) and Hitchcock's THE BIRDS (1963)
04/11/2001: added pictures to the Paul Verhoeven page
04/10/2001: added Paul Verhoeven's HOLLOW MAN (2000)
04/09/2001: added the interesting chiller THE 4TH FLOOR (1999)
04/08/2001: added the SCREAM-parody SCARY MOVIE (2000)
04/08/2001: added Lucio Fulci's MANHATTAN BABY (1982) and a search engine
04/07/2001: added Mario Bava's last film, SCHOCK (1977)
04/07/2001: added Larry Cohen's A RETURN TO SALEM'S LOT (1987)
04/06/2001: added Tom DiCillo's THE REAL BLONDE (1997)
04/05/2001: added pictures to the John Carpenter site
04/04/2001: added John Carpenter's CHRISTINE (1983)
04/03/2001: added the black comedy GROSSE POINTE BLANK (1997)
04/02/2001: added the horror classic FRIDAY THE 13TH (1980)
04/02/2001: added WHAT LIES BENEATH (2000) by Robert Zemeckis
04/01/2001: currently redesigning the site, creating categories

March 2001:

03/30/2001: added the slam-bang action thriller IN THE LINE OF DUTY (1986)

03/26/2001: How on earth could TRAFFIC take the Best Director and Best Editing Oscar when there's Ridley Scott's GLADIATOR and Ang Lee's CROUCHING... around????? Haven't seen the movie but it must be brilliantly edited and directed. Pah!

03/26/2001: added Eastwood's ABSOLUTE POWER (1997) and CINDERFELLA (1960)
03/25/2001: added the cannibal flick MONTAGNA DEL DIO CANNIBALE (1978)
03/24/2001: added the Jerry Lewis ramble THE BELL BOY (1960)
03/23/2001: added the good romance PICTURE PERFECT (1997)
03/21/2001: added Claude Chabrol's L'ENFER (1994)
03/21/2001: added the Jerry Lewis comedy THE ERRAND BOY (1961)
03/20/2001: added the brill horror movie HORROR HOSPITAL (1973)
03/20/2001: added the Lewis and Martin vehicle HOLLYWOOD OR BUST (1956)
03/19/2001: added the black romantic comedy ADDICTED TO LOVE (1997)
03/19/2001: added the interesting B-thriller THE GRAVE (1996)
03/19/2001: added the giallo OCCHI FREDDI DELLA PAURA, GLI (1971)
03/19/2001: added James Toback's BLACK AND WHITE (1999)
03/18/2001: added cult comedian Walter Matthau's last film, HANGING UP (2000)
03/16/2001: added BLOOD SIMPLE (1984), the Coens' first feature film
03/14/2001: added the exceptional Stephen King adaptation DOLORES CLAIBORNE (1995)
03/13/2001: added the Mocky comedy DROLE DE PAROISSIEN, UN (1963)
03/12/2001: added Francis Ford Coppola's THE RAINMAKER (1997)
03/10/2001: added the fantasy comedy WHAT WOMEN WANT (2000) and MOONRAKER (1979)
03/09/2001: added the comedy DICK (1999) and Steve Buscemi's ANIMAL FACTORY
03/08/2001: reviewed CIRCUS (2000) and sci-fi trash FORBIDDEN WORLD (1982)
03/07/2001: reviewed the gory ALIEN-clone GALAXY OF TERROR (1981)
03/07/2001: reviewed the cult thriller MASSACRE AT CENTRAL HIGH (1976)
03/07/2001: added Henri Verneuil's drama LE TABLE AUX CREVES (1952)
03/07/2001: added LOLITA (1997), ANNA AND THE KING (1999), THE BONE COLLECTOR
03/07/2001: added KEEPING THE FAITH (2000) and BATTLE BEYOND THE STARS (1980)
03/06/2001: reviewed FEAR NO EVIL (1981), a trashy horror shocker
03/06/2001: added Lo Wei's SHAOLIN WOODEN MEN (1976) starring Jackie Chan
03/06/2001: added Lo Wei's NEW FIST OF FURY (1976) starring Jackie Chan
03/06/2001: added ROMEO MUST DIE (2000) starring Jet Li
03/05/2001: reviewed Mariano Baino's horror chiller DARK WATERS (1994)
03/05/2001: added Claude Chabrol's LES FOLIES BOURGEOISES (1975)
03/05/2001: added the Sandra Bullock comedy 28 DAYS (2000)
03/05/2001: added the fine German period piece AIMEE & JAGUAR (1999)
03/05/2001: added the British Dickens adaptation NICHOLAS NICKLEBY (1947)
03/05/2001: added the prison exploitation movie CHAINED HEAT (1983)
03/04/2001: added the western MIO NOME E NESSUNO, IL (MY NAME IS NOBODY)
03/04/2001: added GODZILLA VS. KING GHIDORAH and the giallo MIO CARO ASSASSINO
03/03/2001: reviewed the cult comedy ROAD TRIP (2000)
03/03/2001: reviewed HANNIBAL (2001) and updated the Ridley Scott page
03/02/2001: added the infamous slasher pic MANIAC (1980)
03/02/2001: changed index-background and created a Lamberto Bava page
03/02/2001: added THREE TO TANGO (1999), L.Bava's FINO ALLA MORTE (UNTIL DEATH)
03/01/2001: reviewed GIRL, INTERRUPTED (1999) and the sci-fi thriller CUBE (1997)
03/01/2001: enhanced the Mario Bava page

February 2001:

02/28/2001: updated and added pictures to the John Boorman site
02/28/2001: added HELL IN THE PACIFIC (1968) and Wes Craven's THE HILLS HAVE EYES
02/27/2001: reviewed and added all five PLANET OF THE APES movies (see below)
02/27/2001: PLANET OF THE APES (1968)
02/26/2001: reviewed the disaster thriller CITY ON FIRE (1979) and QUICKSILVER HIGHWAY
02/26/2001: reviewed JERRY MAGUIRE (1996) and the fabulous DR. WAI movie
02/25/2001: reviewed UP AT THE VILLA (2000) and the cult fantasy MARY POPPINS
02/25/2001: added the review for BEING JOHN MALKOVICH
02/24/2001: back from hospital; reviewed the mega dud MISSION IMPOSSIBLE II
02/15/2001: reviewed the giallo GIORNATA NERA PER L'ARIETE (THE FIFTH CORD)
02/11/2001: added the sci-fi fantasy HABITAT (1997)
02/11/2001: reviewed the chillers THE MEDUSA TOUCH (1978) and THE SLAYER (1982)
02/10/2001: created a Jean Rollin page
02/10/2001: reviewed LA VAMPIRE NUE (1969) by Jean Rollin
02/08/2001: added ABERRATION (1997), an amusing eco-horror flick
02/08/2001: added pictures on the James Bond page
02/06/2001: added pictures on the Jodorowsky site
02/06/2001: added the vampire movie BLOOD & DONUTS
02/05/2001: reviewed Robert Englund's 976-EVIL
02/05/2001: added pictures and a photo on the Richard Linklater page
02/04/2001: added the black comedy THE END (1978) directed by Burt Reynolds
02/04/2001: added two little gems, LITTLE ODESSA (1994) and BEFORE SUNRISE (1995)
02/03/2001: updated and added pictures on the Clive Barker page
02/02/2001: added pictures on the Romero site
02/02/2001: reviewed DOCUMENT OF THE DEAD, a documentary about George Romero
02/02/2001: added lots of pictures to the Dario Argento page
02/02/2001: reviewed Argento and Romero's TWO EVIL EYES; reviewed RED CORNER
02/01/2001: added a photo and pictures to the NEW Michele Soavi page
02/01/2001: added Michele Soavi's LA SETTA, cowritten by Dario Argento
02/01/2001: added Larry Cohen's cult thriller GOD TOLD ME TO (aka DEMON)
02/01/2001: added pictures and a photo on the Lars von Trier page
02/01/2001: added Fortress (1993) by Stuart Gordon

January 2001:

01/31/2001: reviewed PIT AND THE PEDULUM and added pictures on the Stuart Gordon site
01/31/2001: added Stuart Gordon's splatter classic FROM BEYOND
01/30/2001: reviewed IMPASSE (1970) starring Burt Reynolds
01/29/2001: reviewed TWILIGHT ZONE: THE MOVIE (1983)
01/29/2001: added reviews for THE OUTFIT (1974) and THE GREEN MILE
01/29/2001: updated and enlarged FOR SALE section (89 titles)
01/28/2001: created FOR SALE section; tapes range from 1-10 USD
01/27/2001: finally added the NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD review; added PEACE HOTEL
01/27/2001: added the European chiller HORROR and photos to the Argento and Barker pages
01/26/2001: completed links on all directors' sites
01/26/2001: reviewed TROG (1970) by Freddie Francis
01/26/2001: reviewed TWELVE MONKEYS by Terry Gilliam & its inspiration, LA JETEE
01/25/2001: added links to the Quentin Tarantino page
01/25/2001: added films and links to the Ching-Siu Tung page
01/24/2001: added links to the Russ Meyer page
01/24/2001: added the exceptional sci-fi/thriller drama MAUVAIS SANG (1986)
01/23/2001: added links on the Rose, Romero and Ridley Scott pages
01/22/2001: slightly changed and added links on the Raimi page
01/21/2001: added the Hong Kong action movie IRON MONKEY (1977)
01/21/2001: added FIST OF FURY (Bruce Lee), G.I. JANE and ANY WHICH WAY YOU CAN
01/11/2001: search engine coming up soon
01/10/2001: added links on the Roman Polanski page
01/09/2001: added links on the Sam Peckinpah and Alex Proyas pages
01/08/2001: added the cult romance BREAKFAST AT TIFFANY'S
01/06/2001: added the Bond movie LIVE AND LET DIE
01/05/2001: added Ridley Scott's GLADIATOR
01/04/2001: added links on the Jean-Pierre Mocky page
01/04/2001: added links on the David Lynch and Terrence Malick pages
01/03/2001: reviewed THE SEVENTH CURSE, a Hong Kong splatter movie starring Chow Yun-Fat
01/01/2001: added M. Night Shyamalan's chiller UNBREAKABLE
01/01/2001: added the British chiller ASYLUM and THE WORLD IS NOT ENOUGH (James Bond)

December 2000:

12/29/2000: added links on the Linklater page; reviewed David Lynch's ERASERHEAD
12/28/2000: added Peter Jackson's HEAVENLY CREATURES and links on the Kubrick page
12/27/2000: added links on the Gordon, Jarmusch and Jodorowsky site
12/27/2000: added MY BEST FRIEND'S WEDDING and the Godard film ALPHAVILLE
12/26/2000: added Hitchcock's REAR WINDOW and Spielberg's SOMETHING EVIL
12/26/2000: added review-links on the Terry Gilliam page (Argento to Gilliam now interlinked)
12/25/2000: added Hitchcock's VERTIGO and LE CLAN DES SICILIENS by Henri Verneuil
12/16/2000: added the James Bond film THE SPY WHO LOVED ME is growing! If you have any suggestions concerning movies or directors that should be added, go ahead and let me know. And remember: This is the best site for high-brow yet comprehensive movie reviews.

Ron Altman