Wrote about this film, Vincent Price becoming a horror legend and the wonder of 3D over at The Solute:
Revisited this one for The Solute, and I think it was one of those "oh I have to write about it now?" rewatches where I saw the flaws a little more. Curse you, amateur journalism! Still an absolute blast though, and I think Amanda Donohoe's performance is one of the greatest things ever. Could do without the comedy policeman and the godawful "Derbyshire" accents though.
This came up in search results today when I was searching for good recent comedy movies after a conversation about how there aren't as many as there should be, and I saw that it was on Disney+ for which today is my last day (I cancelled it because I finished watching all of the X-Files) so it felt like fate that I had to watch it.
And it was fucking great! I really loved this, it's funny, sweet and a…
"Punk rock post-apocalytic musical" is not a genre I'm ever going to be able to resist, and yet this sat on my shelf for a long time. I guess somehow I subconsciously knew that I wasn't going to like it as much as that description might suggest, alas. It does pick up a little after a brutally annoying opening and it's mercifully short, but this was just not my thing at all - very "pretentious one-man show", and I didn't…