Hot Picks

- Ready for My Close Up 2019

- Talk of the Dead 2016

- Frost 2022

- The Unburied 2020

- The Wild Man 2021

- Bandit 2022

- De Rombke-
komber
2022

- Mysterious Circumstance: The Death of Meriwether Lewis 2022

- The Tyro 2021

- Conjuring the Beyond 2022

- Gameboys: The Movie 2021

- Obsessions 2022

- Kingdom of the Dinosaurs 2022

- When the Screaming Starts 2021

- Blood Covered Chocolate 2022

- Amor Bandido 2021

- Surrogate 2022

- Greywood's Plot 2019

- That's Amor 2022

- Something in the Woods 2022

- Quint-essentially British 2022

- The Alternate 2021

- Slaughter Beach 2022

- The Retaliators 2021

- Mister Limbo 2021

- How Dark They Prey 2022

- Toxic Alien Zombie Babes from Outer Space 2022

- Extramundane 2022

- Of the Devil 2022

- Pig Killer 2022

- Pursuit of Freedom 2022

- Hey Bro 2022

- ReSet 2022

- PussyCake 2021

- Cult of VHS 2022

- Marionette 2020

- Zero Avenue 2021

- Woodstock: A Snapshot in Time 2022

- Family Survival 2021

- Party Hard 2020

- Pro God - Pro Gun 2022

- Out of the Blue 2022

- Here Be Dragons 2022

- Karaoke Night 2019

- Eternal 2020

- The Day After Halloween 2022

- Denkraum 2020

- Halloween Obsessed - Haunted Attractions 2022

- Safe House 1618 2021

- Ripper Tour 2018

- First Impressions Can Kill 2017

- A Killer Conversation 2014

- Star Crash 1979

- Strangler of the Swamp 1946

Jigoku no Chimidoro Muscle Builder

Bloody Muscle Body Builder in Hell
The Japanese Evil Dead

Japan 1995
produced by
Shinichi Fukazawa
directed by Shinichi Fukazawa
starring Shinichi Fukazawa, Masaaki Kai, Masahiro Kai, Aki Tama Mai, Asako Nosaka
written by Shinichi Fukazawa, music by Notzan Act

review by
Mike Haberfelner

Available on DVD !

To buy, click on link(s) below and help keep this site afloat

Always make sure of DVD-compatibility !!!


Decades ago, a man killed his girlfriend in his house after she has gone mad. The man has long since died, and his son Naoto finds out rather by chance the house is in his possession even - but thinks little of it - until his ex Mika, who works on an article about haunted houses in Japan, asks him if he can give her access to the place. So the two of them and psychic Mizuguchi go and investivate the place. But Mizuguchi is soon possessed by the spirit of the killed woman, and using the psychic's powers, she seals the place off from the outer world and then chases Naoto and Mika round the place with the express intention of killing them. Somehow the two manage to lure possessed Mizuguchi into the bathroom and lock him in - and then Naoto's deceased father gets in touch with them via an old TV set telling them they have to hack Mizuguchi's body into pieces to stop him - and they try their best once he has gotten out of the bathroom and goes on another offensive. What Naoto's dad didn't tell them was they have to hack him into really small pieces, as his severed limbs can take on a(n evil) life of their own ...

 

Even if this film was clearly inspired by the Evil Dead movies - to the point where the main character quotes Ash's "groovy" upon inspecting his shotgun -, it's pretty much a typical piece of Japanese gore, typical not so much for its narrative but its excessive flow of gore, its explicit depiction of dismemberments and almost relentless violence, but all done in a still entertaining way. And while the film was clearly done on a budget and is at times a bit crude in its effects work, it's also fast-paced, full of grosteque ideas, and made with the same tongue-in-cheek attitude as the afore-mentioned Evil Dead movies. That said, sure, due to its rather violent content, the film isn't for everyone - but horror fans from the more gory side of things should get a definite kick out of this one.

 

Quick Links

Abbott & Costello

Alice in Wonderland

Arsène Lupin

Batman

Bigfoot

Black Emanuelle

Bomba the Jungle Boy

Bowery Boys

Bulldog Drummond

Captain America

Charlie Chan

Cinderella

Deerslayer

Dick Tracy

Dr. Mabuse

Dr. Orloff

Doctor Who

Dracula

Edgar Wallace made in Germany

Elizabeth Bathory

Emmanuelle

Fantomas

Flash Gordon

Frankenstein

Frankie & Annette Beach Party movies

Freddy Krueger

Fu Manchu

Fuzzy

Gamera

Godzilla

Hercules

El Hombre Lobo

Incredible Hulk

Jack the Ripper

James Bond

Jekyll and Hyde

Jerry Cotton

Jungle Jim

Justine

Kekko Kamen

King Kong

Laurel and Hardy

Lemmy Caution

Lobo

Lone Wolf and Cub

Lupin III

Maciste

Marx Brothers

Miss Marple

Mr. Moto

Mister Wong

Mothra

Nick Carter

OSS 117

Phantom of the Opera

Philip Marlowe

Quatermass

Robin Hood

Santa Claus

El Santo

Schoolgirl Report

The Shadow

Sherlock Holmes

Spider-Man

Star Trek

Sukeban Deka

Superman

Tarzan

Three Mesquiteers

Three Musketeers

Three Stooges

Three Supermen

Winnetou

Wizard of Oz

Wolf Man

Wonder Woman

Yojimbo

Zatoichi

Zorro

review © by Mike Haberfelner

 

Feeling lucky ?
Want to
search
any of my partnershops yourself
for more, better results ?

The links below
will take you
just there !!!

Find Bloody Muscle Body Builder in Hell
at the amazons ...

USA  amazon.com

Great Britain (a.k.a. the United Kingdom)  amazon.co.uk

Germany (East AND West)  amazon.de

Looking for imports ?
Find Bloody Muscle Body Builder in Hell here ...

Thailand  eThaiCD.com
Your shop for all things Thai

Something naughty ?
(Must be over 18 to go there !)

x-rated  find Bloody Muscle Body Builder in Hell at adultvideouniverse.com


Thanks for watching !!!

 

 

Robots and rats,
demons and potholes,
cuddly toys and
shopping mall Santas,
love and death and everything in between,
Tales to Chill
Your Bones to

is all of that.

 

Tales to Chill
Your Bones to
-
a collection of short stories and mini-plays
ranging from the horrific to the darkly humourous,
from the post-apocalyptic
to the weirdly romantic,
tales that will give you a chill and maybe a chuckle, all thought up by
the twisted mind of
screenwriter and film reviewer
Michael Haberfelner.

 

Tales to Chill
Your Bones to

the new anthology by
Michael Haberfelner

 

Out now from
Amazon!!!

 

 

 

On the same day
a Burglar wants to kill you
and your Ex wants
to make up ...
... and for the life of it,
you can't decide
WHICH IS WORSE!!!

 

A Killer Conversation

produced by and starring
Melanie Denholme
directed by
David V.G. Davies
written by
Michael Haberfelner
starring
Ryan Hunter and
Rudy Barrow

out now on DVD