BEST OF MARCH 2022

Balladeer’s Blog’s annual end of year retrospective continues with this look at March’s best:

call of cCALL OF CTHULHU: THE SILENT MOVIE (2005) – A very clever black & white film presented like a silent movie as it would have been produced in a 1928 adaptation of H.P. Lovecraft’s story The Call of Cthulhu.

The “impossible” architecture of the risen city of R’lyeh is depicted in the style of Metropolis (1927) and The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (1919) and huge Cthulhu’s movements are done like the stop-motion in The Lost World (1925). For my full-length review click HERE

POLITICAL CARTOON ROUNDUP: MARCH 6th – Find it HERE. FOR MARCH 24th HERE.

my gun is quickMONDO MIKE HAMMER MOVIES – My look at some of the straightforward AND the bizarre Mike Hammer detective movies from America and Japan, where the character was called Maiku Hama. And the Japanese versions are just part of the story. The full article HERE.

HOW PRIVILEGED WHITE ONE PERCENTER NANCY PELOSI AND HER HUSBAND ABUSED THE SYSTEM TO GROW RICH – All that and more HERE.

aiwel longarAFRICAN EPIC MYTH: AIWEL LONGAR – You can read my examination of it HERE.

FEBRUARY NEWS ABOUT THE BIDEN CRIME FAMILY LAPTOP COVERUP – So much was being hidden and lied about. Read it HERE.

DAVID LYNCH’S WISTERIA/ UNRECORDED NIGHT – The potential new Twin Peaks project, either a sequel or a prequel. Click HERE

hfh 2LUKE CAGE, HERO FOR HIRE – My look at his early adventures as he battled villains like Diamondback, Gideon Mace, Black Mariah, Chemistro, Stiletto, Cottonmouth and more. You can read the article HERE.

THE BIDEN REGIME RELEASED A RUSSIAN HACKER A YEAR BEFORE HIS SENTENCE WAS UP – Even before Biden let loose deathmonger Viktor Bout he also helped Putin by freeing this hacker who may have gone on to help Russian cyber-strikes against Ukraine. Find it HERE

FIVE ANCIENT GREEK COMEDIES THROUGH A MODERN LENS – My take on a handful of ancient Greek comedies – The Banqueters, Autolycus, Merchant Ships, Dionysalexandros, and The Clouds. HERE.

the brainTHE BRAIN (1962) – My review of this joint British/ German film. A mad scientist and his assistant preserve the brain of a dead Big Pharma tycoon in a tank filled with tissue-preserving fluids. The brain starts to control the mad scientist in this neglected B-Movie. The full review is HERE.

AMERICAN “COMEDIANS” SNOBBISHLY ATTACK THE WORKING CLASS AND THE POOR WHILE KISSING UP TO POLITICAL FIGURES. The item is HERE.

ca and f 184CAPTAIN AMERICA & THE FALCON 1970s CLASSICS: THE FINALE – The duo take on the Red Skull and his master plan as well as foes like Lucifer, the new Serpent Squad, the Golden Archer and more. Click HERE, HERE and HERE.

LIE AFTER LIE FROM THE BIDEN REGIME. This can be read HERE.

ADVENTURES OF A MICRO-MAN (1902) – This work of “ancient” science fiction, despite its title, features four people being shrunk down to tiny size and struggling to survive against insects and other menaces. Click HERE.

fool killer timeless smaller versionTHE FOOL-KILLER: MARCH OF 1913 – The figure targets social and political figures of the era. Find it HERE

JOE BIDEN DECLARED THE WORST PRESIDENT OF THE MODERN ERA – It’s HERE.

SEVEN MORE ANCIENT GREEK COMEDIES THROUGH A MODERN LENS – Balladeer’s Blog’s examination of The Birds, Lysistrata, Demoi, The Knights, Pytine, Demos-Tyndareus and Wealth Gods. Click HERE.   

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2 responses to “BEST OF MARCH 2022

  1. I’ve been a Spillane fan for years, but had never before heard of Maiku Hama. Amazing.

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