Tag Archives: Low Budget

Old Timers’ Reviews: Godzilla Raids Again (1955)

You know how it goes: if you’ve seen one Godzilla movie, you probably have seen all you need to see. And what that awkwardly written sentiment means is that these movies are pretty much the same each time out. Big … Continue reading

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Old Timers’ Review: Switchblade Sisters (1975)

Are you looking for a trashy, earthy junky film? Switchblade Sisters promises to be a highly exploitative movie about a gritty girl gang, and it more than delivers on that promise. All of the indulgences of 1970s cinema are on … Continue reading

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Old Timers’ Review: The Black Sleep (1956)

In 1956, the Universal horror series was a fading memory, and the Hammer horror series was just underway. The Black Sleep straddles the two eras very nicely, with a simple spooky plot set in an old castle with a mad … Continue reading

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Old Timers’ Reviews: The Angry Red Planet (1959)

Well, I’ll give the film makers this much credit: the planet sure seems angry. And quite red, for that matter. This is fairly typical low-budget 1950s sci-fi right here, complete with shoddy effects and no more than a passing knowledge … Continue reading

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Old Timers’ Review – Frogs (1972)

Folks, I have been busily working on the site so that it’s easier to find stuff. I’m doing this for you. Well, you and me. Okay, me. Mostly me. But last night I caught a movie I gotta tell you … Continue reading

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