Art, Exploitation and the Cannon Group

Remember the Cannon Group? It was a small movie studio purchased in 1979 by the Israeli duo, Menahem Golan and Yorum Globus, who quickly turned Cannon into one of the most prolific and ambitious film conglomerates of the 1980s.

1987: It Was Quite A Year

According to author Stephen Romano, “There may never again be another time in film history like the end of the eighties–or a year like 1987.”

GINSENG KING

This Thai cinemutation is an outrageously psychedelic blast of action, color and really bad special effects!

GEEK MAGGOT BINGO

A pivotal film in the Cinema of Transgression that was directed by one of the its key practitioners Nick Zedd