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The Daily Dig

Join us as we take you on a journey of discovery each week (Monday through Friday), to find buried video treasure from the 70s and 80s, which has been given new life thanks to 4k Blu-ray restorations and digital releases. Together, we’ll explore the wonderfully weird, sleazy and cheesy, gloriously fun genre gems you may have missed. The timeline will be updated daily as new titles are covered. 

The Daily Dig

1970
With a title like “Blood Mania” you would expect more than nine minutes of the promised fluid, though there is plenty of hormonal excretion. …continue…
1970
Considered to be one of the most accurate portrayals of the Lovecraft mythos, “The Dunwich Horror” is a multi-dimensional acid trip with little plot. …continue…
1970
“And Soon the Darkness” is a methodical mind game that capitalizes on the dreadful isolation of being alone in a foreign country with a …continue…
1971
Great sets, strong performances, beautiful twins, witches, and vampires make this period piece film from Hammer an enjoyable watch. Two recently orphaned twins come …continue…
1971
Completists might suffer through this to earn their stripes and ironic contrarians may call it a cheesy masterpiece, but it’s pure garbage.  A mad …continue…
1971
A loose adaptation of a Bram Stoker story by Hammer Films, it has the right vibe and a great starlet going for it… but …continue…
1971
A subtle vampiric story replete with psychological horror, “Let’s Scare Jessica to Death” is lauded by critics and fans — for good reason. A …continue…
1971
A couth tale of selling your soul to indulge impulses and immortality, “The Mephisto Waltz” is a mystery/thriller with a giallo sensibility. A dying …continue…
1972
“Frogs” is an early Eco-Horror that will make your skin crawl if you hold creature phobias. Come for the animals, stay for young Sam …continue…
1972
Though filled with grief and depravity, there is an undeniable heartbeat to “Whoever Slew Auntie Roo” that harmonizes well with the holidays. A bereaved …continue…