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Before I Hang

Before I Hang (1940) starring Boris Karloff, Evelyn Keyes, Edward Van Sloan Before I Hang is a rather enjoyable Boris Karloff film, with a fine supporting cast, and a strong theme the allure of eternal life and a strong question: is murder in the blood? The film begins...
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Island of Lost Souls

Island of Lost Souls, starring Charles Laughton, Bela Lugosi, Richard Arlen
Island of Lost Souls, starring Charles Laughton, Bela Lugosi,  Richard Arlen Synopsis of  Island of Lost Souls After his ship goes down, Edward Parker is rescued at sea, but when he gets into a fight with the captain of the ship that rescued him,  the captain maroons him while...
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The Boy Who Cried Werewolf

The Boy Who Cried Werewolf (1973) starring Kerwin Mathews, Elaine Devry, Scott Sealey
The Boy Who Cried Werewolf (1973) starring Kerwin Mathews, Elaine Devry, Scott Sealey Synopsis of The Boy Who Cried Werewolf The Boy Who Cried Werewolf has divorced father Robert Bridgestone (Kerwin Mathews, The 7th Voyage of Sinbad) is on a weekend outing with his son Richie (Scott Sealey)...
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Burnt Offerings

Burnt Offerings (1976) starring Oliver Reed, Karen Black, Bette Davis, Burgess Meredith,
Burnt Offerings (1976) starring Oliver Reed, Karen Black, Bette Davis, Burgess Meredith Burnt Offerings is a very different, and very effective, haunted house movie. At no time does the audience seen any sort of ghost or malevolent entity — only it effects on the people in the house,...
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Howling II: Your Sister is a Werewolf

Howling II: Your Sister is a Werewolf (1985) starring Christopher Lee, Annie McEnroe, Reb Brown, Marsha A. Hunt, Sybil Danning
Howling II: Your Sister is a Werewolf (1985) starring Christopher Lee, Annie McEnroe, Reb Brown, Marsha A. Hunt, Sybil Danning Synopsis of Howling II: Your Sister is a Werewolf At the end of the original The Howling, Karen White dies …  And Howling II: Your Sister is a Werewolf begins at her funeral, with her...
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Monkey Shines

Monkey Shines (1988) starring Jason Beghe, John Pankow, Kate McNeal, Boo
Monkey Shines (1988) starring  Jason Beghe,  John Pankow,  Kate McNeal, Boo reviewed by: The masked reviewer When promising athlete Allan Mann (Jason Beghe) is involved in an accident his world changes forever. He goes from top athlete to quadriplegic in an instant, and he’s not taking it well....
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Eegah

Eegah! (1962) starring Richard Kiel, Arch Hall Jr. Marilyn Manning, Arch Hall Sr.
Eegah! (1962) starring Richard Kiel, Arch Hall Jr., Marilyn Manning, Arch Hall Sr. It should be mentioned at the offset that Eegah! is one of the worst movies of all time. It earns that title with bad acting, bad sets, and a bad script. But Eegah! is one of those movies...
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Wolfen

Wolfen, starring Albert Finney, Diane Venora, Gregory Hines, Edward James Olmos
Wolfen, starring Albert Finney, Diane Venora, Gregory Hines, Edward James Olmos Synopsis of Wolfen In Wolfen, a real estate tycoon, his coke-binging wife and a slum wino have something grisly in common.  They’re the latest victims in a series of random murders. A veteran NYPD detective soon suspects the killings may be supernatural...
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Attack of the Puppet People

Attack of the Puppet People (1958) starring John Agar, June Kenney, John Hoyt - produced and directed by Bert I. Gordon
Attack of the Puppet People (1958) starring John Agar, June Kenney, John Hoyt – produced and directed by Bert I. Gordon Attack of the Puppet People is a surprisingly enjoyable film by Bert I. Gordon, who lived up to his initials of B.I.G. A lonely doll maker, who can’t...
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House of Wax

House of Wax (1953) starring Vincent Price
Editorial review of  House of Wax (1953) starring Vincent Price, courtesy of Amazon.com House of Wax brought Vincent Price into the horror genre, where he fit as snugly as a scalpel in a mad scientist’s hand. A remake of the 1933 film Mystery of the Wax Museum, this...
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