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Bad Film Club Vs Xanadu

After 5 years at the Barbican in North London The Bad Film Club, beloved refuge of card-carrying movie masochists everywhere, has moved to Riverside Studios. Continue reading

The Troll Hunting Survival Guide

By Helen Cox

Troll Hunter will soon be stalking UK cinemas nationwide. Mocumentary fans wishing to survive the experience should take note of the following: Continue reading

In Review: Troll 2 / Best Worst Movie

By Helen Cox

Last month I was inducted into a cult. A cult of green goop and erotic corn on the cob. A cult of frighteningly cheerful grandfathers, spontaneously dancing sisters and mothers who appear, by that wild look in their eye, to be high as a kite: the cult of Troll 2. Continue reading

Film Confessionals: Why I Love Independence Day

By Rob Keeling

Whether we like it or not, there are some films that we are all slightly ashamed of admitting we love. These films are, often, not the most thought-provoking or meaningful of movies, but there’s just something about them that keeps us going back for more. Continue reading

Dire-ctors: Edward D. Wood Jnr

By I.S. Kallah

“One is always considered mad when one perfects something
that others cannot grasp.”

Born on 10th October 1924 Ed Wood was an actor, author, editor, producer, screenwriter and director. In his short life spanning 54 years he made a number of B-films, which were so appallingly bad that they were, in fact, deliciously good!  Critical acclaim may have passed him by, as did impact at the box office, but, nonetheless, Wood still managed to achieve cult status. Continue reading