Bad Movie Logo
"A website to the detriment of good film"
Custom Search
HOMEB-MOVIE REVIEWSREADER REVIEWSFORUMINTERVIEWSUPDATESABOUT
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
October 25, 2020, 11:32:43 AM
654780 Posts in 50219 Topics by 7014 Members
Latest Member: Donaldhab
Badmovies.org Forum  |  Movies  |  Bad Movies  |  Just for the Hell of It (1968) « previous next »
Pages: [1]
Author Topic: Just for the Hell of It (1968)  (Read 151 times)
dcj2112
Bad Movie Lover
***

Karma: 23
Posts: 283


« on: September 16, 2020, 06:26:01 PM »

HG Lewis’ covers juvenile delinquency as only he can. The movie opens with a bunch of hoodlums randomly trashing a house. True to the title it is Just for the Hell of It.

This film goes by quicker than a lot of Lewis’ work. Plenty of it is just scenes of the delinquents causing mischief. Stuff like throwing water on a woman they drive by, tossing a pie in a cashier’s face, murder, and gang rape. Yes, this one is pretty uneven. It’s quite jarring as Lewis quickly goes from nearly innocent mischief to some of the worst crimes imaginable.

The bulk of the movie is about a gang of four (three guys and a girl). They pick a fight with a preppy looking jock and continually harass him and his girlfriend. Without completely spoiling it toward the end it turns into a revenge picture including one of most poorly shot and difficult to follow car chases ever committed to celluloid.

Highly recommended if you’re an HG Lewis fan  Thumbup
Logged
lester1/2jr
B-Movie Kraken
*****

Karma: 941
Posts: 10777



WWW
« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2020, 09:05:13 PM »

I forgot about his. I recall really liking it
Logged

Pages: [1]
Badmovies.org Forum  |  Movies  |  Bad Movies  |  Just for the Hell of It (1968) « previous next »
    Jump to:  


    RSS Feed Subscribe Subscribe by RSS
    Email Subscribe Subscribe by Email


    Popular Articles
    How To Find A Bad Movie

    The Champions of Justice

    Plan 9 from Outer Space

    Manos, The Hands of Fate

    Podcast: Todd the Convenience Store Clerk

    Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!

    Dragonball: The Magic Begins

    Cool As Ice

    The Educational Archives: Driver's Ed

    Godzilla vs. Monster Zero

    Do you have a zombie plan?

    FROM THE BADMOVIES.ORG ARCHIVES
    ImageThe Giant Claw - Slime drop

    Earth is visited by a GIANT ANTIMATTER SPACE BUZZARD! Gawk at the amazingly bad bird puppet, or chuckle over the silly dialog. This is one of the greatest b-movies ever made.

    Lesson Learned:
    • Osmosis: os·mo·sis (oz-mo'sis, os-) n., 1. When a bird eats something.

    Subscribe to Badmovies.org and get updates by email:

    HOME B-Movie Reviews Reader Reviews Forum Interviews TV Shows Advertising Information Sideshows Links Contact

    Badmovies.org is owned and operated by Andrew Borntreger. All original content is © 1998 - 2014 by its respective author(s). Image, video, and audio files are used in accordance with the Fair Use Law, and are property of the film copyright holders. You may freely link to any page (.html or .php) on this website, but reproduction in any other form must be authorized by the copyright holder.