Last night I had the privilege of watching an early screening of Jorge Ameer’s upcoming film Medusa, a contemporary Gothic-supernatural-horror/creature-feature based on the classical Greek tales of gorgons and gods.
Although originally released in arcades in 1988 under it’s full name, Super Contra, it is Super C on the NES that I remember most. A side-scrolling shooter produced and released by Konami in 1988, Super C is a direct sequel to the Arcade/NES classic Contra. In it, one year has passed since the events of the original […]
“A classic fairy tale, with swordplay, giants, an evil prince, a beautiful princess, and yes, some kissing (as read by a kindly grandfather).” The Princess Bride is a movie that is every bit a delight for children as it is for the rest of the family. A childhood favorite of mine for over 20 years […]
Back in the 1986, long before Xbox Live, dark and smokey arcades dominated the gaming world. If you wanted to play games with friends, you were often standing next to them, sharing the same screen. Sure video game consoles provided some options in the matter, but the Atari was effectively dead for several years and […]
Flashback Movie Reviews (title subject to change) is where we at Pulp Busters will rewind the great VHS of time a bit as we reminisce about some of our favorite movies that may have since been lost or forgotten. This week we’re going back to 1985–a strange, archaic time when coked-out business men enjoyed discussions about Huey Lewis […]