Strait-Jacket – USA, 1963 – reviews

Strait-Jacket is a 1963 [released January 19, 1964] American horror feature film starring Joan Crawford (Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?) and Diane Baker in a macabre mother and daughter tale about a series of axe-murders. Horror …

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Dagora, the Space Monster (1964) reviews and overview

Dagora, the Space Monster, originally released in Japan as Uchū Daikaijū Dogora (宇宙大怪獣ドゴラ, literally: “Giant Space Monster Dogora”), is a tokusatsu science fiction film produced and released by Toho Studios in 1964. It was directed by the “Golden …

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The Gorgon (1964) reviews and overview

The Gorgon is a 1964 British supernatural horror film directed by Terence Fisher from a screenplay by John Gilling (director of Night Caller from Outer Space, The Reptile, The Plague of the Zombies). It stars Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Barbara Shelley and Richard …

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Night Must Fall (1964) reviews and overview

‘The lusty brawling star of Tom Jones goes psycho!’ Night Must Fall is a 1964 British feature film directed by Karel Reisz (Saturday Night and Sunday Morning) from a screenplay written by Clive Exton. It …

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Kwaidan – Japan, 1964 – reviews

Kwaidan – 怪談 Kaidan, literally “ghost stories” – is a 1964 Japanese anthology horror feature film produced by Toho and directed by Masaki Kobayashi. It is based on four stories from Lafcadio Hearn’s …

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The Comedy of Terrors – USA, 1964 – reviews

The Comedy of Terrors (1964) is an American comedy horror film directed by Jacques Tourneur (Cat People; I Walked with a Zombie) and starring Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Basil Rathbone, Boris Karloff, and (in a cameo) Joe E. Brown in his final film appearance. It …

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The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb – UK, 1964 – reviews

‘Half-bone, half-bandage and all blood-curdling horror!’ The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb is a British horror film produced, written and directed by Michael Carreras for Hammer Films. It stars Terence Morgan, Ronald Howard, Fred Clark and Jeanne Roland. …

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Castle of Blood – Italy, 1963 – reviews

‘They love only for blood!’  Castle of Blood – Italian title: Danza macabra “Macabre Dance” – is a 1963 Italian horror feature film directed by Antonio Margheriti (The Virgin of Nuremberg; Killer Fish; Cannibal Apocalypse), using the pseudonym Anthony Dawson. In the …

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