Lukewarm Bath

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A PG rated movie by the sickie responsible for BloodSucking Freaks?! The mind boggles, but yup. When cult figures like Joel M Reed reach out for that brass ring of mass acceptance, usually they are met with contempt,i ndifference or outright ridicule from the mainstream and backlash from their alienated fans. Such is the case with Blood Bath. It’s a valiant attempt to “go legit” and often captures the look and feel of the Amicus horror anthologies but it’s very uneven and alot of it just falls flat. Still, there are moments when the Twilight Zone/Tales From The Crypt twist-ending format clicks perfectly with Reed’s macabre sense of humor…

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