Wicked Stepmother – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘Which witch is which?’ Wicked Stepmother is a 1988 comedy horror feature film written, produced and directed by Larry Cohen. The Larco Productions-MGM production stars Bette Davis, Barbara Carrera, Colleen …

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Maniac Cop – USA, 1988 – reviews

‘You have the right to remain silent… forever’ Maniac Cop is a 1988 American horror feature film directed by William Lustig (Uncle Sam; Relentless; Maniac) from a screenplay by producer …

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Larry Cohen – filmmaker

Larry Cohen was the auteur responsible for such notable horror movies as It’s Alive (1974) and It Lives Again, the 1978 sequel, God Told Me To aka Demon (1976), Q – The …

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Q: The Winged Serpent (1982) reviews and overview

‘You’ll just have time to scream… before it tears you apart!’ Q – also known as Q: The Winged Serpent and The Winged Serpent – is a 1982 American horror feature film written and directed by Larry Cohen (It’s …

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Full Moon High – USA, 1981 – reviews

‘A howling good time!’ Full Moon High is a 1981 American comedy horror feature film written, produced and directed by Larry Cohen (The Stuff; Q: The Winged Serpent; It’s Alive franchise; …

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Uncle Sam – USA, 1996 – overview and reviews

Uncle Sam is a 1996 horror feature film directed by William Lustig (Maniac; Maniac Cop) from a screenplay by Larry Cohen (It’s Alive; Q – The Winged Serpent; The Stuff). The movie stars William Smith, David ‘Shark’ Fralick, Leslie Neale …

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It’s Alive – USA, 2008 – overview and reviews

It’s Alive is a 2008 straight-to-DVD remake of Larry Cohen’s 1974 horror film of the same name. It was directed by Josef Rusnak from a screenplay by Cohen, Paul Sopocy and James Portolese. The film stars Bijou Phillips, James Murray, Raphaël …

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Captivity – USA, 2007 – reviews

‘When you think the worst has happened… think worse.’ Captivity is a 2007 American-Russian horror thriller film directed by Roland Joffé, based on a screenplay by Larry Cohen (director of It’s Alive; Q – The Winged …

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