‘Dark Web’ is the Eurotrash version of ‘The Hunger Games’ you haven’t been waiting for

How many ways can a film be bad? It’s a question that came to me while watching Dark Web, the least heralded release of 2016. If you've ever wondered what a low-budget Euro-sploitation knockoff of The Hunger Games would look like, the answer is just a few mouse clicks away. Read more [...]

Jess Franco (1930–2013) directed about 160 movies, almost all of them sleazy

The late Jess Franco (1930–2013) was a master of Euro horror and grindhouse fare, as a list of titles from his oeuvre makes clear — it's possible that no other director has a more colorful IMDB page. Read more [...]