Category: News

A Quiet Death movie reviewed

The hunt for obscure and valuable works of art continues! This time I’ve unburied a very interesting Greek movie of the ’80s on which I’ve stumbled by pure chance. It’s name is A Quiet Death and has some very interesting visual and psychoanalytical undertones. It was shot by a director, Frieda Liappa, who shot only […]

Saturday March 25th, 2017 in News, Reviews | No Comments »

3-Iron review added

After a period of silence, a new update! I’ve added a review for one of the best efforts from one of the most talented Asian directors, 3-Iron by Kim Ki-Duk. You can read it here.    

Sunday March 5th, 2017 in News, Reviews | No Comments »

Opium Hotel reviewed

After a long time a new music review. Kory Clarke’s Opium Hotel review has been written! You can read it here.

Thursday January 19th, 2017 in News, Reviews | No Comments »

PC88 Update

I’ve decided to anticipate the first update of the site. It regards the PC88 emulation section, which wasn’t updated for a long time, more than one year. The scene saw some vitality in the latest months, so I updated the page accordingly to what happened in the emulation scene. There is two brand new emulators […]

Thursday January 5th, 2017 in News | No Comments »

A new section: suggested reads

Time for a new section here on Illusion City…I’ve decided to share, over the time, some of the most interesting articles and reads that I find during my time spent on the net. They will cover all my main interests (science, philisophy, art, music etc) and some oddities and novelties. I will also soon collect […]

Sunday November 13th, 2016 in News, Suggested Reads | No Comments »

Caraco article expanded!

Finally after a VERY long time I’ve updated the article about Albert Caraco. It’s quite a big addition and adds a lot of important points so be sure to read it! Albert Caraco

Friday October 14th, 2016 in News | No Comments »

Music of the Week – Psychoviolets – Too Little Too Late + News

I did some other minor tweaks to the site: I corrected the cinematografo.it links in the cinema reviews page (they changed their site structure some time ago and thus the link didn’t work), marked a broken link, added a new one and updated a copy of the Philippe Billè’s essay on the Albert Caraco article […]

Sunday June 5th, 2016 in Music of the Week, News | No Comments »

Some minor tweaks…

Finally I started to update the site older contents. I tweaked the FM Towns emulation page (removed old links for UNZ and XE emulators and replaced with working ones) and the wanted and found pages…these last two didn’t receive an update in YEARS (June 2013 the wanted one and October 2012 the found one)… Feel […]

Saturday June 4th, 2016 in News | No Comments »

The curtain goes up one more time…new movie review: from the Life of the Marionettes

Hello, my fellow readers. One more movie review has been posted to the site today, for one of the less know works of the brilliant Ingmar Bergman, from the Life of the Marionettes. You can read the review here . A more general update is awaited in the next weeks, like replying to your mails: […]

Sunday September 13th, 2015 in News, Reviews | No Comments »

New movie review: Forbidden Love Games/Juego De Amor Prohibido by Eloy de la Iglesia (1975)

Hi my dear readers…Illusion City is back with new content! I’m offering you a review for one of the most well hidden gems in Spanish exploitation, a political erotic thriller shot in the middle of the ’70s by the brilliant and obscure Eloy de la Iglesia, an author who surely deserves more recognition than the […]

Wednesday July 29th, 2015 in News, Reviews | No Comments »