Only a know-nothing, easily-impressed seventeen-year-old...me in the 1980s...would find this R-rated Afterschool Special at all poignant or 'deep'.
I remember seeing this at a nearly empty multiplex theater at a shopping mall in Gadsden, Alabama while on a weekend pass from Ft. McClellan in March 1989. It was the movie's opening weekend. I recall being very disappointed by the movie. Since then, having picked up the DVD (for cheap) and later the Blu-ray, … Continue reading This Week’s Homemade FAKE Criterion Cover
Some of my homemade FCs are put together for a laugh, while others are thrown together because I think the movies are fantastic, yet underappreciated and/or little known. This cover falls into the latter category.
Soon to be issued as a Twilight Time Blu-ray release, as some folks actually consider the movie to be some sort of neglected classic. I beg to differ.