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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
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
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…
1972
You can stuff this turkey under the “so bad it’s fun” folder, pour a drink, sit back, and laugh until Mom says dinner’s ready. …continue…
1972
A heavy dose of black humor strikes a nice balance with the macabre plot in “Burke and Hare”; it’s 70’s sexploitation flare with a …continue…
1972
Unparalleled locations, a rich historical plot, high production values, and a Riz Ortolani score make this a unique and entertaining giallo. An Italian Archaeologist …continue…
1973
A slick looking period piece from the Hammer-adjacent Amicus Productions, this is an easy and enjoyable watch about demonic insemination. Newly married and moved …continue…
1973
A hard-to-find British film that has more alternative titles than interesting scenes, the production is carried on the allure of its star. Valerie witnesses …continue…