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Terror is a Man

Terror is a Man (1959), starring Richard Derr, Richard Derr, Greta Thyssen
Terror is a Man (1959), starring Francis Lederer, Richard Derr, Richard Derr, Greta Thyssen Synopsis of Terror is a Man Terror is a Man.  A shipwreck survivor washes ashore on a mysterious island.  But the bizarre experiments of a renegade scientist unleash a bloodthirsty man-beast.
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Carnival of Souls

Carnival of Souls (1962) starring Candace Hilligoss
Carnival of Souls (1962) starring Candace Hilligoss reviewed by The masked reviewer In Carnival of Souls,  Mary Henry (Candace Hilligoss) and her friends enter a drag race with some young men when tragedy strikes. Mary, and her friends car crashes into the river. After the car is presumed to...
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13 Ghosts

13 Ghosts - 13 times the chills! 13 times the screams! 13 times the fun!
13 Ghosts (1960) by William Castle The 1960 version of 13 Ghosts is a classic B-movie horror film by William Castle — it has little relationship to the 2001 remake,  Thir13en Ghosts, starring Tony Shalhoub. For one thing,  13 Ghosts is actually enjoyable to watch 🙂 Synopsis of...
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Dracula (1931)

Dracula (1931) starring Bela Lugosi in the title role
Dracula (1931) starring Bela Lugosi, Dwight Frye, Edward Van Sloan, directed by Tod Browning Synopsis of Dracula A truly great adaptation of the classic vampire novel.  Dracula is the story of the European vampire who comes to England to find fresh victims …  And stumbles across a young woman who...
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The Mad Ghoul

The Mad Ghoul (1943) starring Turhan Bey, Evelyn Ankers, David Bruce, George Zucco
The Mad Ghoul (1943) starring Turhan Bey, Evelyn Ankers, David Bruce, George Zucco The Mad Ghoul, frankly, is an above-average monster movie, starring some of the recognizable actors from the genre in the 1940’s.  In short, Dr. Alfred Morris (George Zucco) is a college professor and researcher, who...
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Village of the Damned

Village of the Damned (1960) starring George Sanders, Barbara Shelley, Michael Gwynn Synopsis of Village of the Damned Village of the DamnedAt a quiet little village in England, something odd has happened — everyone in the village has fallen asleep. Everyone who enters, or flies over, also falls asleep....
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The Thing That Couldn’t Die

The Thing that Couldn't Die, starring Andra Martin, Carolyn Kearney, William Reynolds, Robin Hughes, Jeffrey Stone
The Thing that Couldn’t Die, starring Andra Martin, Carolyn Kearney, William Reynolds, Robin Hughes, Jeffrey Stone In short,  The Thing That Couldn’t Die is a good example of a truly cheesy monster movie. My children and I enjoyed watching it last week on Svengoolie — primarily making fun of it...
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Revolt of the Zombies

Revolt of the Zombies
Revolt of the Zombies (1936) First, Revolt of the Zombies isn’t a “zombie” movie in the current sense.  There are no shambling undead.   There are, however, mentally enslaved people enthralled by the villain of the movie — who is not whom you think In Cambodia in 1937, the...
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Murders in the Rue Morgue (1971)

Murders in the Rue Morgue (1971) starring Jason Robards, Herbert Lom
Murders in the Rue Morgue (1971) starring Jason Robards, Herbert Lom My mother taught me that if I didn’t have anything nice to say, I shouldn’t say anything nice at all … so this review will be mercifully short.  Yes, the film is that bad. What’s wrong with...
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The Return of Doctor X

The Return of Dr. X - Humphrey Bogart
The Return of Doctor X  (1939) starring Humphrey Bogart The Return of Doctor X begins as a more mundane mystery, as a reporter publishes an account of the death of actress Angela Merrova–who shows up alive and threatens to sue the paper, leading to the reporter’s firing.  ...
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