4K Thriller to be screened

Arguably the most well known Scandinavian exploitation film, Thriller will be screened from a new 4K print in attendance of star Christina Lindberg. But only in the US, and only at Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Austin, TX, and only on November 11th, and only once. If you make the effort of going there, you will…

Review: Reisen til julestjernen

Christmas movies are often defined as fantasy per se, due to Santa doing impossible things and being part of a range of supernatural happenings. Journey to the Christmas Star is not a casual Christmas fantasy though, it is Scandinavia’s premiere example of hardcore Christmas fantasy. Produced in 1976 and released on DVD in 2002, Reisen…

Review: Blindpassasjer

Back in the 70s, science fiction and fantasy finally got a homegrown foothold in Norway, largely thanks to the books and stories by the duo Bing & Bringsv√¶rd, who managed to negotiate fables and fantastic literature up to accepted levels by approaching it from academic and social commentary angles. It was only a matter of…