Amazing World of Ghosts (1978)
Documentary / Fantasy / Horror / Science Fiction

Amazing World of Ghosts (1978)

Like Mysteries from Beyond Earth (1975) this is a hilarious assemblage of stock footage and portentous commentary that meanders around the world of the paranormal with no real sense that the people behind it had any clue what they were on about. Slapped together by Wheeler Dixon (who also gave us the similarly incomprehensible UFO: … Continue reading

Mysteries from Beyond Earth (1975)
Documentary / Fantasy / Science Fiction

Mysteries from Beyond Earth (1975)

Starting with what looks like out-takes from the Tom Baker era Doctor Who opening titles and a narration taken from H.G. Wells’ War of the Worlds over footage lifted from various 50s science fiction films, this obscurity is another of those UFOs-are-real-honestly-they-are monstrosities that offers absolutely no evidence at all, just shaky science, shakier film … Continue reading

Fear the Forest (2009)
Film / Horror

Fear the Forest (2009)

Available on a streaming service near you under the more enticing title Killer Bigfoot, this is as extraordinarily awful addition to the burgeoning canon of Bigfoot movies. Entirely lacking in atmosphere and jumping uncertainly from badly acted and directed drama to unconvincing fake documentary, it’s a tedious mess from beginning to interminable end. Packed to … Continue reading