Month: December 2011

David Cronenberg’s “Shivers” (1975)

Shivers trailer

Shivers – A genetically engineered designer parasite—part aphrodisiac, part venereal disease—created by a modern-day mad scientist escapes into a colorless, self-contained apartment complex and goes searching for hosts. This monstrous parasite multiplies and invades the alienated occupants, turning them into a pack of id-driven sex maniacs.… Read Full Article

The end of Life, as we know it

Brands that have stood the test of time for decades are falling by the wayside at an alarming rate.  For instance, Pontiac – a major car brand since 1926 – is gone, shut down by a struggling GM. Blockbuster is in the process of dismantling, after it once controlled the VHS and DVD markets.

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Glenda – “Apocalypse Now, Redux” aka “Doctor Who?” [Part 30]

This is raw. Animalistic. Totally insane, hardcore, XXX fucking [mind, body, and soul]. Total damnation. Beyond all hope or redemption. Lost forever. Hell on Earth. This is something from the deranged ranting of a slobbering lunatic syphilitic whore [with a disease melted brain] trussed up in a straitjacket and leg irons, wearing a restraint mask/muzzle ala Hannibal Lector in “Silence of the Lambs” which prevents her from chewing away her very own tongue.… Read Full Article

Chuck Mindenhall’s pick: Dan Henderson versus Fedor Emelianenko in Strikeforce, July 30, 2011 in Hoffman Estates, Ill.

Dan Henderson versus Fedor Emelianenko

In talking about Henderson and Rua’s five-round war, we forget about the member’s club entertainment that went on with Henderson-Fedor back in July. There was a romantic context to this one similar to Henderson’s UFC 139 battle with Rua; he and Emelianenko were longtime parallel champions in Pride who’d never had the inclination (publicly) to smash one another.… Read Full Article