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John Carpenter’s Vampires

John Carpenter's Vampires (1998) starring James Woods, Daniel Baldwin, Sheryl Lee, Thomas Ian Griffith, Maximilian Schell
John Carpenter’s Vampires (1998) starring James Woods, Daniel Baldwin, Sheryl Lee,  Thomas Ian Griffith,  Maximilian Schell “These Catholic priests sure cuss a lot.”
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The Tomb (1986)

The Tomb (1986) starring Michelle Bauer, David O'Hara, Richard Hench
The Tomb (1986) starring  Michelle Bauer,  David O’Hara,  Richard Hench  Some cheesy monster movies are a delight to watch — and others are a delight to make fun of as you watch them.  The Tomb falls firmly into the second category.
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Blacula

Blacula (1972) starring William Marshall, Vonetta McGee
Blacula (1972) starring William Marshall, Vonetta McGee Blacula is a blaxploitation film, that rises above its origin. largely because of the quality of the acting, especially the title character, portrayed by William Marshall. The story begins in 1780, with African Price Manuwalde (William Marshall) seeking the help of...
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Best Halloween movies to watch with your family

Halloween movies
Halloween movies for family viewing There are actually some excellent, family-oriented movies that you can watch with your family on Halloween, including: Mad Monster Party An animated Rankin-Bass production, with the voice of Boris Karloff as Dr. Frankenstein, who wants to retire as the head of the worldwide...
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The House That Dripped Blood

The House that Dripped Blood, starring Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Jon Pertwee
The House That Dripped Blood (1971) starring Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Jon Pertwee In short, Amicus’  The House that Dripped Blood is an anthology movie.  It uses the vehicle of a house where  various horrific things have happened to string together four short stories.  All stories were written...
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Thir13en Ghosts

Thirteen Ghosts, starring Tony Shalhoub
Thir13en Ghosts (2001) starring Tony Shalhoub, Shannon Elizabeth, F. Murray Abraham The 2001 film, Thirteen Ghosts, is a remake of the 1960 William Castle film, 13 Ghosts. The two films have the following in common: A penniless family inherits a mansion from a deceased, eccentric relative The mansion...
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The Manitou

Tony Curtis in The Manitou
The Manitou (1978) starring Tony Curtis, Michael Ansara, Susan  Strasberg, Burgess Meredith, Stella Stevens The Manitou is, quite frankly, one of the cheesiest monster movies of all time — one of those that’s so bad, you watch it with friends to make fun of it.
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Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man

Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943) By: The Masked Reviewer
Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943) By: The Masked Reviewer The movie begins on a full moon in a graveyard, with two grave robbers robbing Larry Talbot’s tomb. Too bad werewolves don’t die. Larry wakes up in a hospital 40 miles away, with a severe head injury. He...
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Cry of the Werewolf

Cry of the Werewolf (1944)
Cry of the Werewolf (1944) Celeste, a Romany princess visits a paranormal museum where the curator Dr. Morris is writing the history of her werewolf mother, Marie LaTour. Shortly after her visit to the museum Dr. Morris is murdered. The police automatically suspect Elsa, his personal assistant. So...
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Prehistoric Women

Prehistoric Women (1967) - Hammer Films
Prehistoric Women (1967) – Hammer Films Hammer Films, having made  One Million B.C., had all of these leftover sets — what to do with them? Make a very campy, rather silly, “Cavegirls in trouble” film, of course. It’s campy in the style of the 1960’s  Batman TV series,...
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