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CONTEST CLOSED! Win a Copy of ROT Collectors Set from Cult Movie Mania

Christmas may be over, but you can still win free stuff, this time courtesy of our buds at Cult Movie Mania. Do you remember the punk splatter classic ROT from Marcus Koch? Now you can get a chance to win your own copy of Koch’s limited edition ROT Deluxe VHS/DVD Collectors Set.

Rotten Cotton and Cult Movie Mania Join Forces to Release Amerikan Holokaust and ROT

If it's outrageous and shocking, odds are Rotten Cotton has a t-shirt for it. So who better for them to team up with than Cult Movie Mania, a site dedicated to the schlock & shock of cult movies? Read on to see what treasures this unholy alliance is unleashing!

Cameras About to Roll on Never Been Pinned

Loyal readers might remember a short film that I raved about last year called Pink Sock (review here). The creative team behind that little depravity is back, and this time they're delivering feature length madness!

Jim VanBebber Talks The Manson Family, Gator Green, and True 70's Style Grindhouse Cinema

A true grindhouse maverick who hates happy endings, Jim VanBebber has made a name for himself in the world of low-budget, independent exploitation cinema as a writer/director and sometimes actor.

Trailer War (Blu-ray / DVD)

Starring a whole bunch of actors and actresses Directed by a whole bunch of people

Artwork and NSFW Trailer for Drafthouse Films' Exploitation Compilation Trailer War

Drafthouse Films has partnered with the American Genre Film Archive to release Trailer War, an exploitation compilation that should be right up the alleys of most of our readers. Check out the flick's NSFW trailer and extremely cool artwork.

Pink Sock Slides Online, Watch it Now!

Earlier this year I reviewed a short film titled Pink Sock, and a lot of you dear readers inquired as to when it would be made available to see. Today I'm happy to report it is online and available for your viewing pleasure. I will also state upfront that it is NOT SAFE FOR WORK. And with that out of the way, enjoy!

Baba Yaga (Blu-ray)

Starring Carroll Baker, Isabelle De Funes, George Eastman Directed by Corrado Farina

Pink Sock (Short, 2011)

Starring Charles Pieper, Jessica Bailey Directed by Josh Schneider

CultMovieMania.com Launches - Devoted to the Wild World of Cult Movies

From the producers of horror films H.G. Lewis’ The Uh-Oh! Show, Brainjacked, and Filthy comes Cult Movie Mania, a website whose mission is to inform and educate about the world of cult cinema in an outrageous, entertaining way and strive to bring cult and exploitation culture back in the forefront of modern day cinema.

Motion Picture Purgatory: Death in Small Doses

Before he started plying his trade on the popular TV series "Twilight Zone" and "The Alfred Hitchcock Hour", back in 1957 director Joseph M. Newman cast macho men Peter Graves and Chuck Connors in a little known (nowadays anyway) exploitation type flick entitled Death in Small Doses. Leave it to Trembles to put it on our radar! Synopsis:

Motion Picture Purgatory: Machete Maidens Unleashed!

Mark Hartley's documentary Machete Maidens Unleashed!, the first detailed examination and celebration of Filipino genre filmmaking, got a very warm reception when it played at this year's Fantastic Fest. Was that crazy Canuck Trembles equally impressed? Read on for his take on the film. Synopsis:

Death of a Snowman Heading to DVD Courtesy of Synapse Films

South Africa might not be the first place you think of when it comes to rough and tough grindhouse flicks, but it's the home of a classic that's finally hitting DVD thanks to Synapse Films: Christopher Rowley's 1978 Death of a Snowman, aka Soul Patrol and Black Trash. From the Press Release:

Download Classic Exploitation Films from Digital Grindhouse Retro & Hardcore Horror Stories from Macabro Xtreme

Indie filmmaker Jeff Chitty is hard at work doing post-production on his upcoming feature, The Taking of Savannah, but that's not stopping him from launching a few other ventures: exploitation/cult film download site Digital Grindhouse Retro and hardcore horror/splatterpunk short story download site Macabro Xtreme Publishing. Here are the details: