This book is fantastic for anyone who is into exploitation, eurosleaze, blood horror, and mondo movies.
Sleazoid Express provides further details and also provides a history of the movies that prospered in this environment.
Well written, informative and richly illustrated, this book is a must have for cult/exploitation movie buffs!
Sleazoid Express started off life as a fan zine, a copied and mimeographed set of article chronicling the grindhouse films and theaters of Times Square before its famous cleanup. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Josh Mauthe
This tour of the long gone theaters of NYC's notoriously depraved (and long gone) 42nd Street and the movies that played there is a wildly enjoyable romp. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Rob Morphy
Whether or not I would've appreciated the types of films that played Times Square during the 70's...had I been old enough to see them, I now find many of them quite fascinating. Read morePublished on November 30, 2012 by RbwNY
Can you develop nostalgia for an era that you didn't even live in? Even younger Republicans (to give a rather partisan example) may pine for the era of the Reagan '80s or... Read morePublished on August 10, 2012 by mrliteral
this is simply the most tangible book on the films and film houses on 42nd st ever written. the authors interviews, descriptions of the theaters and ability to place the films into... Read morePublished on December 27, 2009 by M. Scott Ewalt
...get out and stay out! Sleazoid Express is one of the best chronicles of films they don't teach or even talk about in regular film discussion. Read morePublished on June 5, 2007 by Gabriel Neeb
The book bills itself as a "mind-twisting tour through the grindhouse cinema of times square" This is a bit misleading as it seems that half or more of the work is simply... Read morePublished on April 23, 2007 by S. SPECTOR
This book is a fun read for those of us who are discovering the grindhouse era via the uncut DVD revolution, with a style that truely captures the atmosphere of Times Square's... Read morePublished on February 25, 2006 by ellamichelle
I found this a fascinating book. However, I felt that it was missing a final chapter where they described the fate of "The Duece" as it transitioned to a kid-safe disneyland. Read morePublished on January 21, 2005 by The Pope Must Diet