From Beyond the Grave – UK, 1973

‘Terror to delight worshippers of the macabre.’ From Beyond the Grave is a 1973 [released 1974] British anthology horror feature film directed by Kevin Connor (Motel Hell; The House Where …

Read More

Suzanna Leigh – actress

Suzanna Leigh (26 July 1945 – 11 December 2017) was a British actress, primarily known for her film and television roles in the 1960s and 1970s. Born Sandra Eileen Anne Smith …

Read More

Asylum – UK, 1972 – reviews

Second Sight Films is releasing Limited Edition UK Blu-ray releases of the Amicus horror anthologies The House That Dripped Blood and Asylum. Each release will be presented in a box set featuring original artwork from Graham …

Read More

Tales That Witness Madness – UK, 1973

‘An orgy of the damned!’ Tales that Witness Madness is a 1973 British horror anthology film produced by Norman Priggen, directed by veteran horror director Freddie Francis, and written by actress Jennifer Jayne as Witness Madness. Although it …

Read More

The Vault of Horror – UK, 1973

‘Everything that makes life worth leaving!’ The Vault of Horror – promoted as Vault of Horror – is a 1973 British anthology horror feature film made by Amicus Productions. Like the …

Read More

Dominique – UK, 1978 – reviews

‘A story of the macabre… with a different twist.’ Dominique – aka Dominique is Dead – is a 1978 British horror mystery film directed by Michael Anderson (Murder By Phone; Orca) …

Read More

Intruder – USA, 2015 – reviews

‘In the shadows, he waits…’ Intruder is a 2015 American horror thriller feature film written and directed by former production designer Travis Zariwny [as Travis Z] (Cabin Fever [2016]; The Midnight …

Read More

Crucible of Terror – UK, 1971

‘A mind so evil it could lock its terrible secret inside a beautiful body’ Crucible of Terror is a 1971 British horror feature film directed by Ted Hooker from a screenplay co-written with producer …

Read More

The Incredible Melting Man – USA, 1977

‘A new peak in horror’ The Incredible Melting Man is a 1977 American science fiction horror feature film about an astronaut whose body begins to melt after he is exposed to radiation during a space flight to Saturn, …

Read More

Patient Seven – USA, 2016 – reviews

‘Try to remain calm.’ Patient Seven is a 2016 horror anthology feature film that intertwines seven short films by filmmakers from around the globe with a wraparound story set in a mental …

Read More

Robert Bloch – writer

Robert Albert Bloch (April 5, 1917 – September 23, 1994) was an American fiction writer, primarily of crime, horror, fantasy and science fiction, from Milwaukee,Wisconsin. Bloch is best known as the writer of …

Read More

The Psychopath – UK, 1965 – reviews

‘Mother may I go out and kill?’ The Psychopath is a 1965 [released 1966] British horror thriller film directed by Freddie Francis from a screenplay by Robert Bloch (Psycho). The Amicus production stars Patrick Wymark, Margaret Johnston, Alexander Knox, and …

Read More

The People That Time Forgot – UK, 1977

The People That Time Forgot is a 1977 British fantasy/adventure monster film based on the novel The People That Time Forgot and Out of Time’s Abyss by Edgar Rice Burroughs. It was produced by Amicus Productions and directed by Kevin Connor (Motel …

Read More

Hemlock Books – book publisher

British-based Hemlock Books was formed in 2007 by author and film historian Denis Meikle, whose own books include A History of Horrors: The Rise and Fall of the House of Hammer (1996), …

Read More

Madhouse – UK, 1973 – reviews

‘If stark terror were ecstasy… living here would be sheer bliss!’ Madhouse is a 1973 (released 1974) British horror film directed by Jim Clark for Amicus Productions in association with …

Read More