Rockwood Cinema Review: Continental Divide (1981)

Banner for the review of Continental Divide, Jim Belushi stands near train tracks, there is a woman in background with her back turned to him.

Continental breakfast included in The Continental Divide. Strap on the hiking backpack as we cross the rockies in The Continental Divide (1981) on today's Rockwood Cinema Review, starring John Belushi in this rom/com/drom that would sadly be he his second last performance. It's always the writer or reporter looking to escape to the 'great outdoors' …

Rockwood Cinema Review: Hysteria -The Def Leppard Story (2001)

Actors playing the band Def Leppard pose for a backstage photo from the movie.

In our next Rock & Roll movie review, we take a look at the Def Leppard bio-pic, Hysteria: The Def Leppard Story (2001). Before Motley Crue's recent Netflix movie bio-pic, The Dirt (2019), there was Hysteria: The Def Leppard Story (2001). Before streaming, this made-for-TV-movie focuses on one of the most recognizable names in rock …

Rockwood Cinema Review: Rush – Beyond The Lighted Stage (2010)

Rush (Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson and Neil Peart) taken from the 70s with long hair laughing.

In our last rock movie review, A Band Called Death, we took a look at a documentary that exposed a relatively unknown band, Death, who gained fame more than 35 years after they disbanded: an underdog story in the truest sense. But in today's Rockwood Cinema Review we take a look at one of the …

Rockwood Cinema Review: A Band Called Death – Before There Was Punk (2013)

Bobby Hackney vocalist and bassist for Death. "Imagine it taking 35 Years. I don't know a story like that." - Brian Spears, manager In our first Rock & Roll Movie Review (which is long overdue, since we have only been doing outdoor-themed movies thus far), we take a look at the compelling rock documentary Death: …

Rockwood Cinema Review: Evil Dead (1981)

Ash from Evil Dead holding a lantern and descending a dark staircase.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NL6mioAlpJk Today, in Rockwood Cinema Reviews we take a look at another cabin horror classic, Evil Dead (1981)! October is an important month for Evil Dead. Not only is it the month of Halloween, but it also coincides with Sam Raimi's birthday (born October 23, 1959) and the movie Evil Dead itself debut on October …