The Last Man on Earth (1964), starring Vincent Price

The Last Man on Earth [Vincent Price]

The Last Man on Earth (1964), starring Vincent Price

Vincent Price stars in the first, and best, adaptation of Richard Matheson”s classic horror/sci-fi novel I Am Legend. After a plague wipes out the human race, Dr. Robert Morgan (Price) struggles with loneliness. And with his sanity as the monotony of the unending days broken only by his daily hunts for vampires! One day on his solitary travels he runs across another surviving human: is she a mirage, or real?

Dr. Phibes Rises Again, starring Vincent Price, Robert Quarry

Dr. Phibes Rises Again [Vincent Price]

Dr. Phibes Rises Again (1972), starring Vincent Price, Robert Quarry

Dr. Phibes Rises Again begins with Phibes arising from suspended animation. Having gotten revenge for his wife’s murder, Dr. Phibes now plans to revive her, with hidden knowledge from ancient Egypt.  He again begins a series of bizarre, grisly murders, while avoiding Inspector Trout.  And staying one step ahead of a rival, who also covets the secret.

The House on Haunted Hill (1958) starring Vincent Price, Carol Ohmart, Richard Long, Alan Marshal, Carolyn Craig, Elisha Cook Jr., Julie Mitchum, Leona Anderson, Howard Hoffman

The House on Haunted Hill (1958)

The House on Haunted Hill (1958) starring Vincent Price, Carol Ohmart, Richard Long, Alan Marshal, Carolyn Craig, Elisha Cook Jr., Julie Mitchum, Leona Anderson, Howard Hoffman

The House on Haunted Hill is, simply, a delight. The basic premise has millionaire (Vincent Price) invite a group of individuals to spend the night in a haunted house. A house where numerous murders occurred. All to amuse the millionaire”s bored wife (Carol Olmart). Each invitee is being offered a small fortune … if they survive the night.

Tales of Terror (1962) starring Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Basil Rathbone, Joyce Jameson by Roger Corman

Tales of Terror

Tales of Terror (1962) starring Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Basil Rathbone, Joyce Jameson by Roger Corman

Synopsis

Tales of Terror is a trio of Poe horror tales, directed by Rober Corman. Based on: The Black Cat, The Cask of Amontillado, Morella, and The case of M. Valdemar.

The Fall of the House of Usher (1960) starring Vincent Price, Mark Damon, by Roger Corman

The Fall of the House of Usher

Synopsis of The Fall of the House of Usher

Edgar Allen Poe’s classic tale of murder, madness and necrophilia in the ancient ancestral home of the tragic Usher family. Vincent Price is the last male in the ill-fated line of Ushers, haunted by the crimes of his ancestors. He’s obsessed by the idea that only the complete annihilation of himself and his sister can end the Usher evil. This leads to The Fall of the House of Usher.

Madhouse (1974) starring Vincent Price, Peter Cushing, Robert Quarry

Madhouse [Vincent Price, Peter Cushing]

Synopsis of Madhouse

In Madhouse, after suffering a nervous breakdown, a washed-up horror-film actor agrees to do a TV-series based on his old screen creation, the monstrous “Dr. Death.” Soon the cast and crew of the series begin dying in mysterious ways.

Theater of Blood (1973), starring Vincent Price, Diana Rigg

Theater of Blood [Vincent Price]

Theater of Blood (1973), starring Vincent Price, Diana Rigg

Synopsis of Theater of Blood

Diana Rigg and Vincent Price performing a scene from Shakespeare in Theater of Blood

In Theater of Blood, Vincent Price plays a Shakespearian actor Edward Lionheart. He’s re-enacting murder scenes penned by Shakespeare. He’s killing the nine theater critics who have denied him the Best Actor of the Year award. With his devoted daughter (Diana Rigg), they seek revenge in a bloody and violent way.

The Raven (Peter Lorre) and Vincent Price

The Raven movie 1963 photos

The Raven movie 1963 photos – a photo gallery of the classic film, with Vincent Price, Boris Karloff, and Peter Lorre at their very best – with fine performances by Hazel Court and Jack Nicholson as well. It’s equal parts comedy and horror, and is a favorite around Halloween time.

The Las Vegas Story (1952) starring Victor Mature, Jane Russell, Vincent Price

The Las Vegas Story

The Las Vegas Story (1952) starring Victor Mature, Jane Russell, Vincent Price

Synopsis of The Las Vegas Story

The Las Vegas Story (1952) starring Victor Mature, Jane Russell, Vincent PriceInvestment broker Lloyd Rollins, insisting to his wife Linda that they stop at Las Vegas on their trip from Boston, begins to gamble heavily. Linda visits the Last Chance, a casino where she used to sing, and where she meets police lieutenant Dave Andrews, with whom she had a brief affair some years earlier. Insurance investigator Tom Hubler soon arrives to keep an eye on Linda’s valuable necklace for his company, unaware that Rollins hocked the necklace with Clayton, owner of the Last Chance. Lt. Andrews, rebuffed by Linda, learns that Clayton has been murdered. He deduces the killer’s identity and begins a deadly chase when he learns the killer has taken Linda hostage and fled into the desert. …The Las Vegas Story