Invasion of the Pod People

SUB-GENRES: Horror / Drama / Sexploitation / Mockbuster DIRECTED BY: Justin Jones WRITTEN BY: Leigh Scott (screenplay); Based on a novel by Jack Finney RELEASE: 2007 PEW PEW: Nope. CAT FOOD: People are frisky. Aliens are friskier. Jack Finney’s novel The Body Snatchers and its concept left an indelible mark on me and, as such,…

Body Snatchers

SUB-GENRES: Horror / Thriller DIRECTED BY: Abel Ferrara WRITTEN BY: Stuart Gordon & Dennis Paoli and Nicholas St. John (screenplay); Raymond Cistheri & Larry Cohen (story); Based on a novel by Jack Finney RELEASE: 1993 PEW PEW: Toward the end there is a great deal more action than normally occurs in a Body Snatchers film,…

The Alien Factor

SUB-GENRES: Horror DIRECTED BY: Don Dohler WRITTEN BY: Don Dohler RELEASE: 1978 PEW PEW: Nah, it’s not a very engaging picture, but stuff happens and it’s amusing. CAT FOOD: Don’t let a zoo ruin your amusement park. I’m sure you’ve heard it many times before, “that movie is so bad it’s good.” Well, Don Dohler’s…