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I've been a lover/hater of low budget filmmaking from an early age, always amazed by the types of films that got released, either theatrical or more likely direct to video, and I like to shine a spotlight on them for better or worse.

Shaun vs. Anthropophagus: The Beast (1980)

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Directed by Joe D’Amoto

Starring Mark Bodin, Bob Larson and Tisa Farrow

A group of travellers find themselves stranded on an island, originally expecting paradise, but find themselves stalked by a crazy man who intends on having them for supper. Continue reading “Shaun vs. Anthropophagus: The Beast (1980)”

Shaun vs. Evil Ed (1995)

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Directed by Anders Jacobsson

Starring Johan Rudebeck, Per Löfberg, Olof Rhodin and Camela Leierth

Poor Ed is a film editor who gets moved to the “splatter and gore” department in order to censor the bloody scenes in a hyper violent film series the studio just picked up for distribution.  He doesn’t care for that sort of thing but when threatened with being fired, he continues his work but the violence he sees takes a toll on him and he begins to hallucinate violent images that warp his fragile little mind and he starts losing his shit. Continue reading “Shaun vs. Evil Ed (1995)”

Shaun vs. Sorority House Massacre 2 (1990)

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Directed by Jim Wynorski

Starring Robyn Harris, Melissa Moore, Stacia Zhivago and Peter Spellos

Five university gals buy a house and plan on turning it into a new sorority house but they discover they got it so cheap because of a series of brutal murders that happened years earlier.  After a seance involving a ouija board doesn’t go as well as planned, the girls start getting killed one by one.  Is the creepy neighbour with ties to the earlier killings involved or have the girls really unleashed a demonic spirit? Continue reading “Shaun vs. Sorority House Massacre 2 (1990)”

Shaun vs. Eyeball (1975)

eye1Directed by Umberto Lenzi

Starring Martine Brochard, John Richardson and Ines Pellegrini

A tour bus full of tourists (obviously) are getting picked off one by one on a trip around Europe by a killer whose M.O. is removing their left eye.  What could the killer’s motive be and why is this bus still moving after the first murder?  I think the trip would be over at that point. Continue reading “Shaun vs. Eyeball (1975)”

Shaun vs. Sleepstalker (1995)

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Directed by Turi Meyer

Starring Jay Underwood, Michael Harris and Ken Foree

A serial killer known as the “Sandman” kills every member of a family other than the youngest son before he’s caught.  Years later, in prison, a voodoo priest visits him and places a spell over the killer and after he’s executed for his crimes he comes back as a creature who controls….sand.  Well that’s convenient.  Armed with his new powers the Sandman hunts down the now grown up boy that he couldn’t get to before. Continue reading “Shaun vs. Sleepstalker (1995)”