Forsaken Film Reviews: April Fool’s Day (1986)

April Fool’s Day will always have a place in my heart.  So for this April 1st, I’d like to take another look at this amazing and potentially forsaken film. This entire review CONTAINS MAJOR SPOILERS.  If you prefer something without them, please listen to the spoiler-free podcast of the review found at The Forsaken Films … Continue reading Forsaken Film Reviews: April Fool’s Day (1986)


FFR8: April Fool’s Day (1986)

Source: 8 - April Fool's Day (1986) April 1st is almost here. So get your itch powder, stink perfume, and whoopee cushions ready. While you're setting up for your funniest prank this year, take a moment to listen to my latest spoiler-free Forsaken Film Review Podcast on AstroRadioZ. I'll be discussing one of my childhood favorites, … Continue reading FFR8: April Fool’s Day (1986)

Forsaken Film Reviews – Is The Rezort (2015) just Jurassic Park with Zombies?

In my latest review, I look at a film whose plot bears some similarities to Spielberg’s classic Jurassic Park; only this time the guests are hunting down the world’s remaining zombies. Story (2/5) – The Rezort comes to us from the writer Paul Gerstenberger and had the working title of Generation Z.  The film takes place … Continue reading Forsaken Film Reviews – Is The Rezort (2015) just Jurassic Park with Zombies?

Spoiler Room – Fortress (1992)

On January 18, I participated in the Spoiler Room Podcast’s discussion on the 1992 sci-fi prison film Fortress starring Christopher Lambert, Loryn Locklin, and Kurtwood Smith. You can find our discussion of Fortress at Special Mark Productions. Please note that it is created for mature audiences and (as the title suggestions) contains spoilers.  The Spoiler Room Podcast … Continue reading Spoiler Room – Fortress (1992)

Spoiler Room – Fantastic Planet (1973)

On March 22, I participated in podcast for Fantastic Planet, directed by Rene Laloux.  The story is about a distant future where humans are taken by an alien species called the Draags and treated like pets or pests. Listen as we explore the life of Terr and look at all the things that make this bizarre … Continue reading Spoiler Room – Fantastic Planet (1973)

Spoiler Room – The Running Man (1987)

The year is 2017 and the United States of America is now a militarized police state after sealing off its borders.  The general population is kept pacified and entertained with over-the-top, sadistic television programming like “The Running Man”, where convicts are pitted against gladiators for a chance at freedom. Action star Arnold Schwarzenegger stars in … Continue reading Spoiler Room – The Running Man (1987)

Spoiler Room – Shrek The Third (2007)

The Spoiler Room Podcast is running a special series of podcasts this year, called "Third Time's A Charm", looking at the third movie in a film series.  I recently took part in their discussion on Dreamworks' Shrek the Third (2007) to explore its messages of fatherhood and fitting in. Check out the podcast at And don't … Continue reading Spoiler Room – Shrek The Third (2007)