Tag: 80s

In “The Fan,” the Fangirl is God

The Fan aka Trance (Eckhart Schmidt, 1982) Exploitation cinema was happy to claim The Fan—recently re-released on blu-ray by Mondo Macabro—as one of its own. Early VHS covers feature the young protagonist lapping blood off of an electric carving knife. Its reputation as splatter schlock persisted with a legal dispute between the director and Desiree Nosbusch, Read More