Catching up with Hansel and Gretel (Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arterton), fifteen years after the traumatic incident involving a gingerbread house, the siblings have grown into vengeful bounty hunters dedicated to exterminating witches. Over the years, the siblings became expert hunters, famous for their proficiency at tracking and taking down their prey. Although still recovering from their ordeal, their work is relatively easy as for an unknown reason harmful spells and curses do not work well against them.
The Mayor of Augsburg, Germany recruits them to rid the town and nearby forests of an evil sorceress (Famke Janssen) who is planning to sacrifice many local children at the witches’ gathering during the upcoming ‘Blood Moon’ night in two days time. To make things worse, the duo also has to deal with the brutal Sheriff Berringer (Peter Stormare) who has taken power in Augsburg and conducts a very indiscriminate witch-hunt of his own.
Filmmaker Jimmy Castor, Jr. Comic Jim Bruce (“The Paul Goebel Show”)and myself bite into 1972’s “Blacula.” Like most vampire films, there’s a blood sucking, bats (what happened to bats?) and a guy named “Skillet.” Afros and wooden stakes are everywhere.
The sound is a little different. It’s because we were recording in a cinder block room and because I was giving Jim Bruce crap for his show sounding so bad. Karma!
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Before “Anger Management” and “Two and a Half Men,” Charlie Sheen was drinking deer blood with C. Thomas Howell, Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey and 10,000 gun carrying Ruskies in this NRA fantasy, “Red Dawn.”
TRIVIA ANSWER: THIS IS THE FIRST MOVIE TO BE RELEASED AS PG-13.
Jim Fourniadis (“Star Wars Live”) and Mike Spiegelman (Adam’s brother) talk about the signature film of “Bad Movie Night” at the Dark Room in San Francisco.
WATCH THE TRAILER FOR THE “RED DAWN” REMAKE!