Helen De Witt on Sexploitation – Riding the Wild Pink Horse

27.01.10
The Immoral Mr. Teas (Poster), Russ Meyer A season of Sexploitation films for the BFI last year, curated by Julian Marsh III, brought tantalising new terms into the vocabulary of underground film fans – the ‘nudie-cutie’ and the ‘roughie’ being two. Both are the names given to two of the subgenres of Sexploitation, which is, of course, itself a subgenre of the Exploitation film, a form ...
Trailers From Hell

18.11.09
trailersfromhell.com Watching Lucio Fulci’s video nasty House by the Cemetery has inspired this nomination for Site of the Week. Trailers from Hell is a much respected resource for those who adore the cult classics of Grindhouse, Horror, Sci-Fi, Exploitation and B Movies. In the picture above, special effects make-up artist extraordinaire Rick Baker (look out for his handiwork in The Wolfman, due for release next year) introduces ...