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The Quirky Queue: SANTA CLAUS CONQUERS THE MARTIANS

By at December 27, 2009 | 4:28 pm | 0 Comment

The Quirky Queue: SANTA CLAUS CONQUERS THE MARTIANS

by Scott David, posted 12.27.09 4 / 5 stars (Editor's Note: Some post-Christmas fun for holiday week...Mystery Science Theater 3000 style.) At this point, you're probably tired of watching the same old Christmas movies. I mean, A Christmas Story is great, but 24 hours of it? And no offense to Frank Capra, but if I have to sit through another viewing of It’s a more...

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The Quirky Queue: THE STORY OF RICKY

By at December 3, 2009 | 11:58 pm | 2 Comments

The Quirky Queue: THE STORY OF RICKY

by Scott David, posted 12.03.09 5 / 5 stars So you’re a fan of violent, martial arts movies, but you’ve already gone through every Bruce Lee--John Woo--Jet Li--Wu-Tang Clan film there is. Netflix has the cure for what ails you. From 1991, the little known Chinese import The Story of Ricky (aka Riki-Oh) is guaranteed to sate any thirst for lovers of kung-fu and more...

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The Quirky Queue: BLACK CHRISTMAS

By at November 17, 2009 | 12:48 am | 0 Comment

The Quirky Queue: BLACK CHRISTMAS

by Scott David, posted 11.16.09 4 / 5 stars Transitioning from Halloween to the winter holidays, next up on the queue is Black Christmas (aka Silent Night, Evil Night). This 1974 horror movie, directed by eclectic filmmaker Bob Clark (Porky’s, A Christmas Story), is a great throwback to a time when the genre didn’t need gore and nudity to capture an audience. more...

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The Quirky Queue: SLEEPAWAY CAMP

By at October 27, 2009 | 11:52 pm | 1 Comments

The Quirky Queue: SLEEPAWAY CAMP

by Scott David, posted 10.27.09 3 / 5 stars From the slew of early 80s summer camp slasher flicks comes one of the more memorable. Released in 1983, Sleepaway Camp opens on a lake where a father, son and daughter are on a sailboat. During a boating accident, the father and son are killed. Flash-forward eight years where the surviving girl, Angela (Felissa Rose), more...

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