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Aakhri Muqabla (1977)Cast: Sultan Rahi, Najma, Akbar, Seema, Khalid Saleem MotaDirector: Khalifa SaeedMusic Director: Kamal AhmedSynopsis: Magnificent Socio-melodrama cum Kung Fu action pot-boiler  Aakhri Muqabala was brought to my...
Haseena Atom Bomb (1990) AKA Haseena Atim Bum Starring: Mussarat Shaheen, Badar Munir, Shaheen, Shehnaaz, Nazia Hafiz Director: Saeed Ali Khan Synopsis: Mind-exploding experience reaching new heights of Trash art brilliance. Astounding! Haseena Atom Bomb AKA Atom Bomb became a nationwide craze in the early 90's shortly after its release - and it's...
Up From The Depths (1979) Cast: Sam Bottoms, Susanne Reed, Virgil Frye. Dir: Charles B. Griffith Synopsis: Monster Fish with a rapacious appetite rampages through an Hawaiian Holiday Resort with devastating consequences. A film forgotten by time, indeed one of the few movies that they haven’t ever bothered to release on DVD let...
Blood Freak (1972) Cast: Steve Hawkes, Dana Culliver, Heather Hughes, Larry Wright, Brad Grinter Director: Steve Hawkes & Brad Grinter Synopsis: simply stunning epic tale of drugs, Christ and killer turkeys......totally insane!   Having spent a lifetime devoted to the strangest most twisted films imaginable (including Pashto language masterworks) I honestly believed I had...
Starring: Manoj Kumar, Mohammad Ali, Rajendra Kumar, Shashi Kapoor, Rekha, Zeba, Ashok Kumar, Anita Raaj, Prem Chopra Director: Manoj Kumar Synopsis: Upright clerk stands in the way of nefarious anti state deeds ...stirring stuff! Manoj Kumar continues with his "Bharat" films where he symbolises Hindustan and all its virtues pitted against waves of corruption and...
Chan Heera (1985) Cast: Anjuman, Ghulam Mohiuddin, Iqbal Hassan, Zamarrud and an uncredited man in an ape suit. Director: Arshad Mirza Synopsis: First ever movie from South Asia featuring a machine gun wielding ape.   This unique film featuring an Ape wielding a machine gun on the poster starts with high promise and a...
Kalabaaz (1977) Cast: Dev Anand, Zeenat Aman, Dev Kumar, Pradeep Kumar, Asrani Director: Ashok Roy Nutshell: potent combination of faith, morality, sacrifice that twists half way into a roller-coaster treasure hunt.  Not for the feint hearted. Listen to some superb Giorgio Moroder inspired funk from Kalabaaz below   Way back in the summer of 1977,...
Geetaa Mera Naam (1974) Cast: Sadhana, Sunil Dutt, Feroz Khan, Helen, Ramesh Deo, Achala Sachdev Director: Sadhana Nayyar Music Director: Laxmikant Pyarelal Nutshell: Sadhana tucks into her swansong, from an idea her husband had that is 70s Masala of epic proportions.   A lone mother taking her four little kids out to the local mela just can’t be a good idea...
Shaitani Dracula (2006) Cast: Harinam Singh as Dracula and Shweta as Sheetal Written, Produced and Directed by: Harinam Singh After the rip roaring success of his previous Dracula movie Khooni Dracula, Harinam Singh sets out once again in similar vein with equally spectacular results taking Bram Stoker's novel to another realm altogether.  Clearly...