Discover this ’80s cult classic that has to be seen to be believed

That same year, Harmon starred in Bryan’s Deadly Games, although the film would not be released until 1981; straight to video as Lady Street Fighter. As she is beaten and brutalised in the opening sequence, Billie is topless throughout, while later scenes are set in a titty bar and at a BDSM party, and tough-as-nails Linda keeps having showers, and is shown (twice!) grotesquely licking and fellating a celery stalk. The real star here is the (similarly uncredited) editor Eric Jenkins – also an assisting cameraman – who chops up…

A virus tears through Russia in the eerily timely trailer for Petrov’s Flu

A virus tears through Russia in the eerily timely trailer for Petrov’s Flu In the latest feature from Kirill Serebrennikov, a resurrected corpse is just one oddity in the surreal grab-bag. Petrov’s Flu comes to cinemas in the UK on 11 February. While English-language cinema still awaits its first pandemic masterpiece, this will certainly provide some pointers for those who dare to try. In the post-Soviet suburb of Yekaterinburg, the auto mechanic Petrov (Semyon Serzin) finds that he and his family have come down with a vicious sickness. Published 10…