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1970 EXPLOITATION TRIPLE FEATURE: EQUINOX, THE VAMPIRE LOVERS, AND TROG

The 1970s were probably the most prolific decade in production of exploitation and horror films. The decade started off with Gordon Hessler’s mediocre Cry of the Banshee… 1.751 weitere Wörter

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Blind Woman's Curse (1970)

The inimitable Meiko Kaji’s first starring role, Teruo Ishii’s Blind Woman’s Curse (1970) is an aggressively strange yakuza movie with a touch of the supernatural. It’s so strange the Arrow Video release calls it ‘delerious’ multiple times on the cover, and for once, that doesn’t feel unfair – from the bold use of colour to the costuming to the off-kilter horror elements, the film is a phantasmagoric treat. 567 weitere Wörter

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Derek & the Dominoes - Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs

ARTIST: Derek & the Dominoes         

TITLE:  Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs

YEAR RELEASED: 1970

CHART ACTION: #16 US, #68 UK

SINGLES: Tell the Truth, Layla (#10 US, #7 UK), Bell Bottom Blues (#78 US) 337 weitere Wörter

Grade: A

Neil Young - After the Gold Rush

ARTIST: Neil Young                                          

TITLE:  After the Gold Rush

YEAR RELEASED: 1970

CHART ACTION: #8 US, #7 UK

SINGLES: Only Love Can Break Your Heart (#33), When You Dance I Can Really Love (#93) 301 weitere Wörter

Grade: A

Today's Theme Music

Pulling one out of the memory cloud, I came up with a classic. ‚Black Magic Woman‘ was written by Peter Green and performed by Fleetwood Mac. 135 weitere Wörter

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