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Peter’s Retro Reviews: Octaman (1971)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen I decided to stay in the 70’s a bit longer, because I wanted to re-visit this classic gem from 1971. I use the terms “classic” and “gem” very, very loosely because, well… oh, boy, where do I start with this one? I suppose we have to go way back to my early teens, because Michael and…


Peter’s Retro Reviews: Kingdom of the Spiders (1977)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen ”A Living, Crawling Hell on Earth” As a teen I used to pass this movie many, many times in the horror section. I’d pick it up, read the back, look at the photos and then put it back on the shelf, not having the nerve to actually rent the damn thing. I was always very fascinated…


Peter’s Retro Rewind: The Black Scorpion (1957)

Tweet by Peter Nielsen ”Don’t be ashamed to scream – It helps to relieve the tension” The movie starts off with a series of volcanic eruptions in Mexico that wreaks havoc with the countryside. Professor Artur Ramos and American geologist Hank Scott have come to study the volcanic activity and the subsequent aftermath, but no one could have foreseen what…