The Return of the Vampire

The Return of the Vampire, starring Bela Lugosi
The Return of the Vampire, starring Bela Lugosi Synopsis of The Return of the Vampire In The Return of the Vampire, Bela Lugosi stars as vampire Armand Tesla. Decades before, he had been defeated and staked. The undead vampire was buried in an unmarked grave. But during World War II, German...
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Doctor Who: The Seeds of Doom

Doctor Who: The Seeds of Doom (1976) starring Tom Baker, Elisabeth Sladen
Doctor Who: The Seeds of Doom (1976) starring Tom Baker, Elisabeth Sladen When two mysterious seed pods are unearthed in the Antarctic. And a crackpot millionaire commandeers one of them for his English garden. And Doctor Who and Sarah Jane are the only ones who can stop The...
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Mockingbird Hill [song lyrics]

Song lyrics to Mockingbird Hill
Song lyrics to Mockingbird Hill Mockingbird Hill is a song written in 3/4 time by Carl “Calle” Jularbo, with lyrics by George Vaughn Horton When the sun in the morning peeps over the hillAnd kisses the roses ’round my window sillThen my heart fills with gladness when I...
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Swing Out Sweet Land

John Wayne in "Swing Out Sweet Land"
Swing Out Sweet Land (1970) starring John Wayne and a host of celebrities Swing Out Sweet Land is John Wayne’s tribute to the United States of America. It’s a star-studded tribute to America starring John Wayne, Lorne Greene, William Shatner, Dan Blocker, Michael Landon, Ann-Margret, Lucille Ball, Jack...
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Never Before [song lyrics]

Song lyrics to Never Before, Lyrics by Mack David, Music by Jerry Livingston. Performed by Dean Martin in Sailor Beware
Song lyrics to Never Before, Lyrics by Mack David, Music by Jerry Livingston. Performed by Dean Martin in Sailor Beware Never before has my heart felt a thrill like thisNever beforeNever beforeNever before has the whole world stood still like thisAs I gaze at the face I simply...
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The Old Calliope [song lyrics]

Song lyrics to The Old Calliope, Lyrics by Mack David, Music by Jerry Livingston. Performed by Dean Martin (and Jerry Lewis) in Sailor Beware
Song lyrics to The Old Calliope, Lyrics by Mack David, Music by Jerry Livingston. Performed by Dean Martin (and Jerry Lewis) in Sailor Beware So everyone knows: there’s a contention on the proper pronunciation of “calliope”. I’ve heard circus people (and other performers) say “cal-ee-OPE”, while other people...
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The Forest Rangers

The Forest Rangers (1942) starring Fred MacMurray, Paulette Goddard, Susan Hayward
The Forest Rangers (1942) starring Fred MacMurray, Paulette Goddard, Susan Hayward In The Forest Rangers, Fred MacMurray fights arson, forest fires, and a romantic triangle with Paulette Goddard and Susan Hayward!
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Jingle Jangle Jingle [song lyrics]

Song lyrics to Jingle Jangle Jingle, written by Joseph J. Lilley and Frank Loesser
Song lyrics to Jingle Jangle Jingle, written by Joseph J. Lilley and Frank Loesser The song Jingle Jangle Jingle was featured in the film The Forest Rangers. The most commercially successful recording was by Kay Kyser, whose version reached no. 1 in the Billboard charts in July 1942....
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From Beyond the Grave

From Beyond the Grave (1974), an Amicus Productions horror anthology
From Beyond the Grave (1974), an Amicus Productions horror anthology From Beyond the Grave is an anthology of four horror stories from Amicus. The thread connecting the four is an antiques dealer, played by Peter Cushing, who sells something in each of the stories.
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The Twilight Zone season 5

In Praise of Pip - an excellent performance by Jack Klugman - The Twilight Zone season 5
In The Twilight Zone season 5 of this television anthology series, the sci-fi happenings get creepier in episodes that feature a man terrified of a gargoyle-like figure on an airplane wing, a violent talking doll, an experimental youth serum and more.
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