Here’s a list of B grade (sshhh…not the dodgy ones!) movies you may have quickly browsed past, while surfing for more watchable channels, on your TV.
Well, in case you’re ridden with viewer’s remorse, here’s a cut & paste of précis immaculately drafted by the broadcaster! After all, the ‘i‘ button on the remote does have its use !
Well, apart from feeling sorry for those wannabe actors, actresses who couldn’t make it big in Hollywood, sh*t movies do provide a welcome relief ! Not sure if it’s a vicarious sense of pleasure to know that even in this day and age, there’s still budget, prospect, avenue and audience – however miniscule – for unpretentious crap ! Reassuringly sh*tty indeed ! 🙂
And, of course, before you become too envious, I must say I don’t really get to watch my fair share, as irritably boring sanity does get the better of me, somehow.
Nature Unleashed – Volcano (2004):
A volcanologist tries to convince the mayor of a European ski resort that its massive snow-clad mountain peak is about to erupt. Disaster thriller starring Chris Martin and Antonella Elia.
Xtinction (2010): A Louisiana tour guide learns someone has cloned a 50ft aquatic dinosaur and let it loose in the swamp. Creature feature thriller, with Elena Lyons and Mark Sheppard.
In 2073 a scientist is transported 100 years into the past to correct an experiment gone wrong. When he returns, he finds a place decimated by war.
Alien vs. Hunter (2007):
Humans are caught in the middle of a battle between two deadly extraterrestrial creatures. Sci-fi thriller, starring William Katt and Dedee Pfeiffer.
Conan the adventurer: (1992)
The Siege of Ahl Sohn-Bar – In an arid and perilous land, mighty Conan continues his adventures battling evil forces with some help from his beautiful warrior companion.
Nazis at the Center of the Earth (Video 2012)
Scientists in Antarctica discover an underground base, where monstrous Nazis are plotting the conquest of the world. Sci-fi horror, with Dominique Swain and Jake Busey. (2012)
After two nuclear blasts throw the earth off its orbital axis towards the sun, scientists discover that the only way to counteract the orbital shift is to detonate another bomb under Los Angeles.
Final Days of Planet Earth (2006)
Conclusion. A group of people meet at the mysterious Room 86, and the task of leading them to safety falls upon archaeologist Lloyd Walker. Gil Bellows stars. (S1 Ep2)
Eye of the Beast (2007)
A scientist defends a small Canadian fishing village from marauding giant squid. Thriller, starring James Van Der Beek and Alexandra Castillo.
Mega Shark vs Crocosaurus (2010)
A giant shark goes on the rampage yet again, but this time faces a monstrous crocodile found in the jungles of Africa. Thriller sequel, with Gary Stretch and Jaleel White.