Spencer’s Sanctorum – TWILIGHT ZONE – “Night of the Meek”

Spencer’s Sanctorum Presents:TWILIGHT ZONE – SEASON 2, EPISODE 11 – “Night of the Meek” (1960)Review by Spencer Seams Welcome to Spencer’s Sanctorum. This column is about old TV shows in the vein of Twilight Zone, One Step Beyond, and Kolchak, the Night Stalker. I seek out the weird, goofy, and underrated episodes, the ones that(…)

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THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES (2014)

THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES (2014)Review by Daniel G. Keohane After the movie glory of Peter Jackson’s three-film adaption of J.R.R Tolkien’s epic novel series, THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2001 – 2003) fans clamored for the director and his crew to put the smaller prequel, The Hobbit, onto the big screen.(…)

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EXODUS: GODS AND KINGS (2014)

CINEMA KNIFE FIGHT:  EXODUS:  GODS AND KINGS (2014)Movie Review by Michael Arruda (THE SCENE: In the middle of a great sea which has receded to make a walkable path, MICHAEL ARRUDA casually strolls along the rocky ground.) MICHAEL ARRUDA:  Welcome to this week’s CINEMA KNIFE FIGHT column.  Today I’m walking in the middle of the(…)

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Bill’s Bizarre Bijou celebrates CHRISTMAS EVIL (1980)

BILL’s BIZAREE BIJOU By William D. Carl This week’s special Thanksgiving feature presentation: CHRISTMAS EVIL (1980) Welcome to Bill’s Bizarre Bijou, where you’ll discover the strangest films ever made.  If there are alien women with too much eye-shadow and miniskirts, if papier-mâché monsters are involved, if there’s a multitude of drag queens and camp sensibility,(…)

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It’s New! The 99 Cent Network!

Movie and Music Network Launches 99 Cent NetworkBy Michael Arruda Hi Everyone, As you know, L.L. Soares and I have recently started reviewing movies for a new online movie network, The Movie and Music Network.  Our goal is to attract new readers for Cinema Knife Fight from the Movie and Music Network viewers, and to(…)

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Me and Lil’ Stevie’s 4th Annual Turkey Shoot, featuring DESPERATION (2006)

Me and Lil’ Stevie’s4th Annual Holiday Turkey ShootFeaturing DESPERATION (2006) (Exterior/Day.  Establishing shot of an abandoned mine in the heart of the Nevada desert.  Surrounding the mine are a cluster of creatures that guard the entrance; wolves and snakes and tarantulas make their patrol, as if guided by some unseen and malevolent supernatural entity.  The(…)

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THE PYRAMID (2014)

THE PYRAMID (2014) Review by L.L. Soares While people are rioting in the streets of Cairo during the Arab Spring of 2013, a group of archeologists are exploring a pyramid buried deep in the desert, previously unknown. Using satellites to find its whereabouts and a digging crew to unearth it, Professor Holden (Denis O’Hare) and(…)

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Special CKF Book Review: CONSUMED by DAVID CRONENBERG

Cinema Knife Fight Book Reviews Presents: CONSUMED by David Cronenberg (2014 Scribner / 320 pp / hardcover, eBook, audiobook) by L.L. Soares and Nick Cato (THE SCENE: L.L. SOARES is using Skype on his laptop in Canada to have a conversation with NICK CATO, who is in Paris) LS: We don’t often review books here(…)

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Transmissions to Earth: ISLAND OF DEATH (1976)

Transmissions to Earth Presents: ISLAND OF DEATH (1976) By L.L. Soares   It’s time for a trip to the Greek Isles! Welcome to Mykonos. Where a couple of psychotic tourists go on a killing spree! At least that’s what happens in the 1976 Nico Mastorakis movie ISLAND OF DEATH. According to the “Director Interview” on(…)

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