SHOCK CINEMA Issue 55
Shock Cinema Magazine is an essential periodical for fans of cutting-edge, retro cinema. Each issue features in-depth interviews with the most intriguing character actors, cult celebrities and maverick moviemakers of all time and critiques a wide array of film obscurities, including grindhouse action, sexploitation, horror, sci-fi, drive-in favorites, kitsch gems, overseas oddities,
and arthouse dementia.
Interviews with Sybil Danning, John Schuck, Monte Markham, and Catherine Mary Stewart. Reviews include Norman Alden in Richard C. Sarafian's Andy and Mack Bing's All the Loving Couples; Don Calfa in Robert Hegyes' E. Nick: A Legend in His Own Mind; Birte Tove in Jack O'Connell's Christa [a.k.a. Swedish Fly Girls]; Essy Persson and Helga Anders in Inn of the Gruesome Dolls [Das Rasthaus der Grausamen Puppen]; Elke Sommer and Bob Crane in The Wicked Dreams of Paula Schultz; Sophie Marceau in Jailbird [La Taularde]; Tom Stern in in Clay Pigeon; Carlos Enrique Taboada's Poison For the Fairies; Gerald Mohr and Liz Renay in Date With Death; John Derek and Milly Vitale in Don Chaffey's The Flesh is Weak; Desi Arnaz, Jr. and Zero Mostel in Marco; Monique Mercure and Louise Turcot in Two Women in Gold [Deux Femmes en Or]; Catriona MacColl in Jacques Demy's Lady Oscar; Eva Dahlbeck in Henning Carlsen's The Cats [Kattorna]; Tax Season; Ron Casteel in James T. Flocker's Ground Zero; Carl Schenkel's Strikeback [Kalt Wie Eis]; J. Christian Ingvordsen's Blue Vengeance; Mark Bessenger's Ninja Zombie; the Paul Temple detective film series; The Man Who Mistook His Wife For a Hat; Ellie Church and Kelsey Carlisle in James Bickert's Amazon Hot Box; Duane Whitaker's Together & Alone; Julia Batelaan in Molly; Mitch Brown's Shot; Get Outta Town; et cetera.