Cool Cinema Trash: Tentacles (1977)

Cool Cinema Trash: Tentacles (1977)

Each year 10,000 tourists visit Ocean Beach. This summer Ocean Beach has attracted something else! What it’s all about: Tentacles (1977) may begin with the most boring opening credits sequence ever (a prolonged close-up of a taxi cab dispatch radio does not make...
Cool Cinema Trash: The Swinger (1966)

Cool Cinema Trash: The Swinger (1966)

What self-respecting Ann-Margret movie would be complete without a title song sung by the fiery chanteuse herself? The Swinger (1966) certainly doesn’t disappoint. It has a doozy. Clad entirely in skin-tight black, Margret encourages everyone to “Come on and swing...
Cool Cinema Trash: Julie (1956)

Cool Cinema Trash: Julie (1956)

What happened to Julie on her honeymoon? Run, Julie, run! Run for your life! In the late 1950’s, Doris Day, America’s singing sweetheart, branched out from the romantic comedy genre with a handful of thrillers such as The Man Who Knew Too Much (1956),...