Tag: Roger Corman

Preview- Detour (Bluray)

Edgar G. Ulmer’s legendary B movie, the quintessence of film noir, newly restored and on Blu-ray for the first time. From Poverty Row came a movie that, perhaps more than any other, epitomizes the dark fatalism at the heart of film noir. As he hitchhikes his way from […]

Hero of Cult: Don Stroud

Donald Lee “Don” Stroud was born on September 1st 1943 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He is the son of comedian and vaudevillien Clarence Stroud (of the Stroud Twins) and singer Ann Livermore. His brother Duke Stroud is also an actor Mission: Impossible, The Dukes of Hazzard,Voyagers!, The Outlaws, Hill Street Blues, Law & […]

The Fantastic Four (1994)

It remains officially unreleased, but 1994’s The Fantastic Four (which was only made so that the film company could retain the rights) was still better than the the 2015 movie and kept a lot of the comics greatest aspects including the superteam’s origin from The Fantastic Four #1 […]

Cult TV Essentials: Black Scorpion

Black Scorpion was an action-crime TV series that aired on the Sci-Fi Channel in 2001. It ran for 22 episodes. The series is based on two Roger Corman Showtime TV-movies: Black Scorpion (1995) and its sequel Black Scorpion II: Aftershock (1997). The show focuses on a female police officer who, […]

Cult Movie Essentials: Black Scorpi0n (1995)

Black Scorpion is a 1995 comedy-action film starring Joan Severance as the eponymous costumed crime fighter. Roger Corman was the executive producer, and it was originally released on the Showtime cable network as part of the Roger Corman Presents series. The film concerns the comic book style adventures of […]