The Evil of Frankenstein

The Evil of Frankenstein, starring Peter Cushing
Synopsis of The Evil of Frankenstein Penniless, Baron Frankenstein returns to his hometown to retrieve whatever items he can to sell … only to find that they’ve already been taken by the corrupt mayor. The baron and his assistant seek refuge in a cave.  With the help of...
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White Zombie (1932) starring Bela Lugosi

White Zombie, starring Bela Lugosi
White Zombie  (1932)  by: The Masked Reviewer, starring Bela Lugosi, Madge Bellamy, John Harron, Robert Frazer White Zombie begins with Madeleine Short (Madge Bellamy) arriving in Haiti to reunite with her fiancee Neil Parker (John Harron). They are to be married at Charles Beaumont’s plantation. But Charles (Robert Frazer)...
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Godzilla 2000

Godzilla 2000 (1999)
Godzilla 2000 (1999) In a very real sense,  Godzilla 2000  is the movie that the American  Godzilla movie (starring Matthew Broderick) should have been.   The movie begins with a semi-independent researcher taking a reporter (along with his young daughter) to a  potential Godzilla sighting, where they get more...
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Godzilla Vs. Space Godzilla

Godzilla vs. Space Godzilla
Godzilla vs. Space Godzilla (1994) Godzilla vs. Space Godzilla is a campy Godzilla movie, in the style of “two guys in rubber suits pretending that they’re in the WWE”.  I enjoyed it, but that’s the kind of monster movie that I grew up with; if you are in the...
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Godzilla vs. Megaguirus

Godzilla vs. Megaguirus
Godzilla vs. Megaguirus (2000) Godzilla vs. Megaguirus is an old-school Godzilla movie–and I mean that in the best way possible.   It’s not a social commentary or serious film like the original  Godzilla movie.  It’s  the best kind of two monster face-off Godzilla movie that I grew up watching.   Godzilla...
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Godzilla Vs. Destroyah

Godzilla vs. Destroyah - Godzilla's atomic heartburn
movie review of  Godzilla Vs. Destroyah  (1985) Godzilla vs. Destroyah is different from most of the Godzilla movies made in recent years;  it’s not campy, it’s a very serious movie that tries to make a serious point.   It goes back to the original Godzilla (1954) movie, where the original...
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The Gorilla

The Gorilla (1939) starring the Ritz Brothers, Bela Lugosi, Lionel Atwill
The Gorilla (1939) starring the Ritz Brothers, Bela Lugosi, Lionel Atwill, Edward Norris, Anita Louise In short,  The Gorilla is a “haunted house” mystery, where Lionel Atwill’s character has been threatened to become the next victim of “The Gorilla” — a serial killer.   His niece drops in to visit...
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A Date for Gomer

A Date for Gomer — happy ending. Note the handkerchief that Barney is holding for the bloody nose that Thelma Lou gave him
A Date for Gomer, an episode from the fourth season of The Andy Griffith Show, originally aired November 25, 1963 Barney Fife (Don Knotts) and Andy Taylor (Andy Griffith) are frustrated in their dating lives. Every time they try to be alone with their respective girlfriends, Gomer (Jim...
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Ellie for Council

Ellie for Council - The Andy Griffith Show
Synopsis of Ellie for Council – The Andy Griffith Show When Ellie wonders why there are no women running for the city council and doesn’t like Andy’s answers, especially his use of the word silly, she decides to run herself. The town quickly divides into two camps, with the men cutting off...
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It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World

It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World starring Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle, Sid Caesar, Buddy Hackett, Ethel Merman, Mickey Rooney, Phil Silvers, Jonathan Winters
Review of It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World starring Spencer Tracy, Milton Berle, Sid Caesar, Buddy Hackett, Ethel Merman, Mickey Rooney, Phil Silvers, Jonathan Winters, It’s a Mad Mad Mad Mad World is a manic, hilarious, slapstick movie that starred some of the greatest movie clowns of...
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