SNUFF (1976) Reviews and overview

‘The film that could only be made in South America… where life is CHEAP!’ Snuff is a 1976 American horror feature film and is most notorious for being marketed as …

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BLACK MAGIC 2 (1976) Reviews and overview

‘The ‘walking dead’ are the most deadly!’ Black Magic 2 – original title: 勾魂降頭; Gou hun jiang tou – is a 1976 Hong Kong supernatural  horror feature film directed by Ho Meng-Hua (Oily …

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SQUIRM (1976) Reviews and overview

‘This was the night of the crawling terror!’ Squirm is a 1976 American “nature-strikes-back” horror feature film starring Don Scardino (He Knows You’re Alone), Patricia Pearcy, R.A. Dow and Jean Sullivan. …

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Gums – comic book character

‘Here it is… a shark worse than its bite!!’ Gums is a British comic character: a shark with false teeth. In 1976, Jaws was all the rage with kids, and British comic Monster …

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J.D.’S REVENGE (1976) Reviews and overview

J.D.’s Revenge is a 1976 American blaxploitation horror feature film produced and directed by Arthur Marks from a screenplay by Jaison Starkes for American International Pictures (AIP). The movie stars Glynn Turman, Lou Gossett …

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NAGIN (1976) Reviews and overview

Nagin (English translation: “Female Snake”) is a 1976 Indian Hindi horror fantasy film produced and directed by Rajkumar Kohli. It features a huge ensemble cast including Sunil Dutt, Reena Roy, Jeetendra, Feroz …

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BLOOD VOYAGE (1976) Reviews and overview

  Blood Voyage – also known as Nightmare Voyage – is a 1976 American murder mystery feature film directed by veteran actor Frank Mitchell from a screenplay by William Tate and Jim Patton. …

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DOGS (1976) Reviews and overview

‘Don’t pet them… fear them!’ Dogs – aka Slaughter – is a 1976 American science fiction horror film directed by Burt Brinckerhoff from a screenplay by O’Brian Tomalin. It stars David McCallum (Frankenstein: The True Story), …

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Croc – novel, UK, 1976

‘In the tradition of Night of the Crabs’ Croc is a 1976 horror novel written by David James. One of the few US novels in the ‘nature strikes back’ subgenre, …

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THE RAT SAVIOUR (1976) Reviews and overview

Izbavitelj – also known as The Rat Saviour – is a 1976 Yugoslavian horror science-fiction fantasy film directed by Krsto Papić. Based on Russian Alexander Grin’s 1920’s novel Pacolovac (“The Ratcatcher”), Izbavitelj …

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BEASTS (1976) TV series

Beasts is a series of six 1976 British television plays by Manx writer Nigel Kneale, unconnected but for a horror theme, made by production company ATV for the  ITV network. In 1976, Nigel Kneale left his …

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EMBRYO (1976) Reviews and overview

Embryo – aka Created to Kill – is a 1976 science fiction horror film produced by Sandy Howard (The Devil’s Rain) and directed by Ralph Nelson from a screenplay by Anita Doohan and Jack W. Thomas. The …

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SCHIZO (1976) Reviews and overview

‘When the left hand doesn’t know who the right hand is killing!!’ Schizo is a 1976 British slasher horror film produced and directed by Pete Walker (House of the Long …

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King Kong – 1976 board game

To tie-in with the release of Dino de Laurentiis’ unloved 1976 remake of King Kong, all expense was spared to release as much as possible to try to recoup some …

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THE OMEN (1976) Reviews and overview

‘You have been warned. The Omen is here’ The Omen is a 1976 American horror film directed by Richard Donner. The film stars Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, David Warner (In the Mouth of Madness), Harvey Spencer Stephens, Billie Whitelaw, Patrick …

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