Call for Essays About Any Aspect of Popular Culture, Present or Past

Lloyd Kaufman


Monday, January 12 2009

Off the Radar - The Top 30 DVDs of 2008

Oddly enough, while the major studios continue scratching their heads over how to sell yet another new format (Blu-ray) to disinterested consumers, several outside distributors made sure that this would be a digital year to remember.


Wednesday, April 2 2014

'Return to Nuke 'Em High, Vol. 1' Proves that When Bad Is Bad, It's Just Bad

There's a big difference between being intentionally ridiculous and coming out hilariously self-aware and being intentionally ridiculous and succeeding in being bad.


Friday, January 24 2014

'Return to Nuke 'Em High, Vol. 1' Proves That Troma Has Lost None of Its Bite

Simultaneously exploiting and expanding on its ideals, Return to Nuke 'Em High sets itself up as an indictment of various contemporary cruelties while adding the slapstick splatter the brand is known for.

Sunday, October 3 2010

From Great to God-Awful: Two More Troma Titles

While they do tend to go for the sensational and the salacious, the indie icon also know that nothing sells cinematic subversion better than having a good time.

Friday, June 25 2010

Film vs. Farce: Tromeo and Juliet (Blu-ray)

Tromeo and Juliet argues for the continued viability of film as a means of independent expression.

Sunday, May 23 2010

'Class of Nuke 'Em High' Is a Nutty, Nostalgic Treat

Because of the rock and roll dedication to period specific culture, as well as the satiric takes on other elements of the era, we wind up with a time capsule that entertains as well as corrupting your cinematic sensibilities.

Sunday, February 21 2010

Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead (2008): Blu-ray

Great film. Questionable Hi-Def Format Update.

Poultrygeist: Night of the Chicken Dead (2007) (Short Ends and Leader) [28.Oct.08]
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