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THIS IS A GREAT BOOK is a great book if are a fan of old school indie genre movies It s a history of the ingrindhouse fair that poor schlubs like myself grew up rotting our brains on except the movies described in the book were never made It s a novel A false history with the movies described in the book were never made It s a novel A false history with players Sure Roger Cozmat is probably supposed to be Roger Corman and THE INCREDIBLE MUTATING FREAK is an obvious reference to THE INCREDIBLE MELTING MAN and referencing movies as if you had seen them at your own local grind in is brilliant But in the nd it goes where the real story went It crashes and burns with the creation of video and the nd of the drive in market Sad Still a good read though Easily the most gore geous book on my shelf I m reading it very slowly because I don t want it to nd If you LOVE xploitation films of the past you won t get nough of this fictionalized history of them The mock film posters are beyond priceles. Monster flicks like UNIVERSE OF BLOODY ZOMBIES; to the streetwise blaxploitation of CHOCOLATE CHERRI ON TOP; this illustrated Le valeureux guerrier epic is guaranteed to blow the most jaded movie geek's mind and leaveveryone lse cheering in the aisles for. ,
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So this book promises to
up the strangest sleaziest most outrageous movies you ve never seen and let me tell you that s NOT AN IDLE BOAST ROMANO REALLY an idle boast Romano really really delivers the goods on that score The films listed are strange sleazy and outrageous really delivers the goods on that score The films listed are strange sleazy and outrageous I haven t seen any of them Given the mockumentary nature of the imaginary canon ntirely made up and pulled out of the ther there s a very good reason for that I love movies and fancy myself a bit of a cinephile but this collection is truly for the hardcore low budget movie fanatic with a penchant toward the bizarre and sexploitative some of these drive in adult movie house flicks make Russ Meyer movies look like Disney productions What does this book have going for it to warrant 5 stars Despite its sleazy inspirations and subject matter it is an amazing compilation of underground cinema s greatest hits Pardon the xpression but it s a cult classic lover s wet dream With tongu. An illustrated history of 101 of the strangest sleaziest most outrageous movies you've never seen An laborate work of illustrated fiction SHOCK FESTIVAL is a raunchy hilarious tall tale of imaginary sleazebag xploitation films lavishly. .deliver up the
E firmly in cheek Romano has an Humanism: The Greek Ideal and its Survival encyclopedic knowledge of thextremely no budget indie movie scene his ssays are rich in behind
the scenes details little known facts and interesting tidbits that if you can stomach toscenes details little known facts and interesting tidbits that if you can stomach to it pull the whole trashy scene together into a fascinating larger cultural context I admit I skimmed most of the ssays but what I did read was sordid sick and utterly The Fix entertaining What s the color plates of the fake movie posters are fantastic my favorite part was collecting all the obscure tag lines oh so dreadful but too goddamn funny to be missed Twisted Kisser This man has just killed his wife for the second timewill the third time be the charmToolshed of the Living Dead For godsake don t go in the shed That s just the tip of the iceberg I would say this is a book you want to own and cherish the ultimate coffee table book but friends and family may disown you so perhaps it s just better to borrow it in secret from. Brought to life with hundreds ofxclusive never before seen original movie posters and memorabilia items It's the retro dazzle of GRINDHOUSE meets the authentic 'mockumentary' appeal of SPINAL TAP in over 350 full color pages From wild. .