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Dracula Movie Review

  The following Dracula movie review is my take on the 1931 film starring Bela Lugosi.     The quintessential horror classic and enduring adaptation of Bram Stoker’s masterpiece…       Starring: Bela Lugosi, Helen Chandler, David Manners, Dwight Frye Directed by: Tod Browning Studio: Universal Ratings: Internet Movie Data Base; 7.6/10 …Rotten Tomatoes; 91% Our […]

Best Silent Horror Films…where the silence screams!

    …Their materialisation was inevitable! The “Horror Movie” as we recognise it today was bound to come crawling out of the dark recesses of the imagination and onto the silent screen.             Early filmmakers experimented with a myriad of different themes and ideas and had an ample amount of material to put […]

“Too Much Horror Business”

  The title comes from the song of the same name by seminal American punk band The Misfits. A band who were themselves heavily influenced by early classic horror and sci fi films and imagery. It’s fitting then that such a title is used for an incredible book-length tribute dedicated to one persons love and appreciation of all those classic features.   […]

Dracula Movies List…A Chronology of the Count!

  I wanted to go ahead and put together a list of some of the greatest classic films about The Count which are highly rated and worth viewing. Not an easy task! Any Dracula movies list is going to be a difficult endeavour because it’s a character which has most been the subject of a film in the […]

Best Horror Movies of the 1960’s

  Moving on from the classical era of the 30’s and 40’s, past the Sci-Fi flavored 50’s, the best horror movies of the 1960’s brought with them their own unique and varied brand of scares and thrills as well as having the distinct advantage of color film.   Further developments in both technical and artistic creativity were also of […]

How To Watch Classic Horror Movies

  The purpose of this post is to provide a kind of introduction for those who havn’t yet discovered old classic horror movies and are going to be watching them for the first time….or simply might be wanting to find out more about them…     I hope that this post will act as a kind of, how to watch classic horror […]

Top 10 Classic Horror Movies. Do You Agree?

         The Best of the Best! The Top 10 from the 20’s to the 50’s!   These are, in my opinion, the top ten classic horror movies of the period. Deciding on only 10 was very difficult so at bottom of the page is a list of worthy mentions, close calls and runner-ups!     10. The Old Dark House  Five […]