The Green Slime – USA/Japan, 1968

‘Invaders from beyond the stars!’ The Green Slime – ガンマー第3号 宇宙大作戦 – Ganmā Daisan Gō: Uchū Daisakusen – is a 1968 science-fiction horror film produced by MGM in the United States and shot in Japan at the Toei Company studios by director Kinji Fukasaku (Message …

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Attack of the Witches – Mexico, 1968

Atacan las brujas (“Attack of the Witches”) aka Santo en Atacan las brujas – is a 1968 Mexican supernatural horror feature film directed by José Díaz Morales from a story and screenplay …

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Kuroneko – Japan, 1968 – reviews

Kuroneko – 藪の中の黒猫 Yabu no Naka no Kuroneko – is a 1968 Japanese horror film directed by Kaneto Shindo. The English title translates as “Black Cat”. (The Japanese title translates as “Black cat in a …

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Autopsy of a Ghost – Mexico, 1967 – reviews

Autopsy of a Ghost (original title: Autopsia de un Fantasma) is a 1967 (released 1968) Mexican horror-comedy film, directed by Ismael Rodríguez and starring Basil Rathbone (cinema’s most famous Sherlock Holmes), John …

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King Kong Escapes – Japan, 1967 – reviews

  King Kong Escapes, (released in Japan as King Kong’s Counterattack (キングコングの逆襲 Kingu Kongu no Gyakushū), is a 1967 Kaiju film. A Japanese/American co-production from Toho and Rankin-Bass (Mad Monster Party?). Directed by Ishiro Honda and featuring special effects by Eiji Tsuburaya, …

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Confessions of a Psycho Cat – USA, 1968

Confessions of a Psycho Cat is a 1968 American exploitation horror film produced and directed by “Eve” [Herb Stanley] from a screenplay by Bill Boyd. It stars Eileen Lord, Ed Garrabrandt, Frank Geraci, …

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The Astro-Zombies – USA, 1968 – reviews

The Astro-Zombies – aka Space Zombies aka The Space Vampires – is a 1968 American science fiction horror film written, directed, and produced by Ted V. Mikels. The movie stars John Carradine, Wendell Corey …

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Terror, Sex and Witchcraft – Mexico, 1984

Originally filmed as Cautivo del más allá (“Captive of the Beyond”) by Rafael Portillo (The Aztec Mummy) from a script by Fernando Cortés (El fantasma de la opereta), this was an ultra-obscure 1968 Mexican horror-crime film …

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The Blood of Fu Manchu – 1968 – reviews

The Blood of Fu Manchu, also known as Fu Manchu and the Kiss of Death, Kiss of Death, Kiss and Kill and Against All Odds, is a 1968 horror/adventure film based on the fictional Asian villain Fu Manchu, …

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Twisted Nerve – UK, 1968 – reviews

Twisted Nerve is a 1968 British-American psychological thriller film directed by Roy Boulting about a disturbed young man, Martin, who pretends, under the name of Georgie, to be mentally retarded in order to be near Susan, a …

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The Hand of Night – UK, 1966 – reviews

The Hand of Night (also released as The Beast of Morocco) is a 1966 British horror film directed by Frederic Goode. It stars William Sylvester, Diane Clare (Witchcraft; The Vulture) and Aliza Gur. After losing his wife and …

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Rosemary’s Baby – USA, 1968 – reviews

Rosemary’s Baby is a 1968 American psychological horror film written and directed by Roman Polanski, based on the bestselling 1967 novel by Ira Levin (The Stepford Wives). The cast includes Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes, Ruth Gordon, Maurice Evans, Sidney Blackmer and Charles Grodin. It was …

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Hour of the Wolf – Sweden, 1968 – reviews

Hour of the Wolf – original title: Vargtimmen – is a 1968 Swedish film directed by Ingmar Bergman and starring Max von Sydow and Liv Ullmann. It combines elements of drama, surrealism and horror. The plot is framed through the account of Alma …

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Witchfinder General – UK, 1968 – reviews

Witchfinder General – or Matthew Hopkins: Witchfinder General to purists – is a 1968 British horror film directed by Michael Reeves (The She Beast; The Sorcerers) and starring Vincent Price, Ian Ogilvy (The Sorcerers), and Hilary Dwyer. The screenplay was by Reeves …

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