Time Rush (2016)

You know you’re watching an independent film when the star also has writing, editing, producing and executive producer credits.  Heck, for all we know, he helped with the catering, too. A young man wakes up with no memory of where he is or how he got there and immediately witnesses a murder.  Moments later, he […]

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Neon City (1991)

It’s Stagecoach, in a post-apocalyptic wasteland. But then, we knew that already. It’s rather nice to see Michael Ironside in one of his rare, non-villain roles, although he is playing a tough, bad ass, anti-hero type hero instead.  Well, what do you expect in a post-apocalyptic film, Mr. Rogers? Actually, when you think about it, […]

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Harbinger Down (2015)

In 2010, ADI (Amalgamated Dynamics) the effects company working on the prequel to John Carpenter’s The Thing, watched in horror as the film’s producers covered their practical effects with CGI (I find it somewhat ironic that the film’s DVD extras includes extensive coverage of their on-set work without noting how little of it got used!). They […]

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Peacemaker (1990)

An unstoppable being arrives in a big city and pursues another new arrival with a great deal of gunfire and violence. Sound vaguely familiar? It might be The Terminator – or, let’s face it, any one of countless other copies from the nineties. In this case, the visitors are from another world, not the future […]

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