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Twinsanity
Twinsanity (1970)
8 months ago via Flixster
½

VERY strange British offering from 1970.
The story is set in swinging London of the late 60s & concerns two odd twins who arrive as "babes in the woods" & are quickly adopted by a fast, wealthy set of bored, drunken & drugged-out aristos.
Only are they quite as innocent as they appear?
As new bonds start to form amongst the group & threaten to destabilise the unnatural relationship between brother & sister the mood shifts from one of careless gaiety to one of ominous foreboding.
Terrible things are bound to happen....&, indeed, they do.
Jolly good, but awfully strange.
I think it is based on a book, but would have to re-watch my video to find the title as it is not listed in any of my film guides.
I note that this is the only R/V, so it obviously must be hard to get hold of.

Stranger in Our House
6 years ago via Flixster
½

SUMMER OF FEAR (1978) aka :Stranger In Our House. Directed by Wes CravenAaah....this brings back memories!A fun, predictable, 'made-for-television' style film (above-average for TV, below-average for cinema).Linda saves the day when her recently-orphaned cousin(actually, a witchy imposter) comes to live with her family in rural smalltown, USA.Everyone falls in love with the beautiful creature who has seen so much tragedy in her short life. Everyone, that is, except Linda,who feels that there is something ?not quite right? about her cousin.Nobody else seems to recognise her'subtle' sinister aura & it is not long before witchy, evil things start to happen. I particularly enjoyed the bewitchment of Linda that caused her to break out in a pustular facial rash & miss her school prom!! Of course, cousin-dear then took her place as Linda's beau's date.Horror?.......Yes, but so engagingly innocent!!!Linda Blair is SO young .... there is a certain tragic pathos one feels when looking at her bright, button eyes shining with youthful optimism. She still believes that great things are in store for her after her trailblazing debut in The Exorcist.Alas, the soul-destroying days of Chained Heat were only 5 years away. 3 & a half out of 5 stars.

Carry On Doctor
7 years ago via Flixster

All of the Carry On films get 4 or 5 stars from me.
They have been a much-loved part of my life ever since I can remember.

The Jungle Book
7 years ago via Flixster

A timeless classic.
I still adore this film & often find myself singing lines from "The Bare Necessities" at the top of my lungs whenever I am in a particularly good mood!
The characters, storyline, animation & the pure joie de vivre that this film exudes put it in a class above most other animated fare.
*****5 out of 5 stars*****