Stacy (2001)

Stacy (2001)

‘Stacy’ is a Japanese comedy-horror film that is also sometimes known as ‘Stacy: Attack of the Schoolgirl Zombies’. Background: The film was directed by Naoyuki Tomomatsu in 2001 and it is based on a book by Kenji Ohtsuki (大槻 ケンヂ)/ Kenji Ohtsuki is a cult figure in the ‘Otaku’ (Japanese term for ‘obsessives’ usually reserved … Read more…

The Return of the Living Dead 5 ‘Rave to the Grave’ (2005)

Return of the Living Dead: Rave to the Grave (2005)

The Return of the Living Dead (1985) burst its guts on the scene in the 80s as a capsule of current punk trends mixed with gruesome and hilarious zombie effects — aka, a playbook on everything cool. It was knowing, sharp, witty, and set a new bar for what horror-comedy could achieve. Four films later, … Read more…