Severin’s Umberto Lenzi/Carroll Baker Blu-ray box set: So sweet, so collectible

As fantasies go, mine aren’t that salacious. They tend to revolve around physical media releases, like, for example, desiring a Blu-ray box set of the four cinematic collaborations between Italian director Umberto Lenzi and American actress Carroll Baker. Produced between 1969 and 1972, the films include the giallo thrillers Orgasmo, So Sweet … So Perverse, …

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3-minute movie review: BB

The hook for micro-budgeted indie film BB reads like many a B-movie thriller: A hard-up woman becomes a web-cam model to make some fast cash, only to find herself being stalked and harassed by an obsessed fan. BB differs notably from typical direct-to-video genre fare, however, in its presentation. Filmed documentary-style, sans narration, fly-on-the-wall clips …

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