Frogs – USA, 1972 – reviews

‘A tidal wave of slithering, slimy horror devouring, destroying all in its path!’ Frogs is a 1972 American ecological horror feature film directed by George McCowan from a screenplay written …

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Actor Sid Haig has died

Actor Sid Haig, best known for his role as Captain Spaulding in Rob Zombie’s House of 1000 Corpses, The Devil’s Rejects and 3 from Hell, has passed away aged eighty, …

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Deadly Strangers – UK, 1974 – reviews

‘Psychic! Psycho! Macabre!’ Deadly Strangers is a 1974 British psycho-thriller feature film co-produced and directed by Sidney Hayers – Circus of Horrors; Night of the Eagle; Assault; Revenge – from a story and screenplay …

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Ghost Story – UK, 1974 – reviews

Stephen Weeks’ idiosyncratic Ghost Story is being released in the UK for the first time on Blu-ray by Nucleus Films on 28th October 2019. The special features have been ported …

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Torso – Italy, 1973 – reviews

‘Enter… if you dare the bizarre world of the psychosexual mind.’ Torso – original title: I corpi presentano tracce di violenza carnale “The Bodies Bear Traces of Carnal Violence” – is a …

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Ganja & Hess – USA, 1973 – reviews

‘Bad blood runs between them’ Ganja & Hess is a 1973 American horror-themed feature film written and directed by Bill Gunn. The movie stars Duane Jones, Marlene Clark and Leonard Jackson. Plot: Archaeologist …

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The Dead Don’t Die – USA, 1975 – reviews

The Dead Don’t Die is a 1975 made-for-television neo-noir American horror film set in the 1930s directed by Curtis Harrington (Night Tide; Whoever Slew Auntie Roo?; The Killer Bees) from a screenplay by Robert Bloch (based upon Bloch’s …

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Rabid – Canada, 1977 – reviews

‘Pray it doesn’t happen to you’ Rabid is a 1977 Canadian horror feature film written and directed by David Cronenberg (Shivers; Videodrome; The Fly). The movie stars Marilyn Chambers, Frank Moore, Howard Ryshpan, …

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Freddie Jones – actor

British character actor Freddie Jones has passed away. He had a lengthy career in theatre, television, and cinema productions over almost sixty years. Born Frederick Charles Jones on 12 September …

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Rip Torn – actor

American actor Rip Torn has passed away peacefully in his home, aged 88 years-old, his representatives have confirmed. Born in Temple, Texas in 1931, Torn made the move to Hollywood …

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Tales That Witness Madness – UK, 1973 – reviews

‘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 …

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