Purani Haveli aka Mansion of Evil – India, 1989 – reviews

Mansion of Evil – original title: Purani Haveli (translation: “Old Castle”) – is a 1989 Hindi Indian horror feature film produced and directed by the Ramsay brothers. The movie stars …

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Aatank – India – overview and review

Aatank (translation: “Panic”) is a 1980s Bollywood film that remained unreleased until 1996. It is also known unofficially as “Bollywood Jaws’ as it has a sub-plot with a killer shark. It was directed …

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Ek Thi Daayan – India, 2013 – overview

Ek Thi Daayan (translation: Once There Lived a Witch) is a 2013 Bollywood Indian horror feature film directed by Kannan Iyer. The movie stars Emraan Hashmi, Konkona Sen Sharma, Huma Qureshi and Kalki Koechlin. Bobo (Hashmi) is one of India’s …

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Darwaza – “Door”, India, 1978 – overview

Darwaza (translation: “Door”) is a 1978 Bollywood Hindi Indian supernatural horror film directed by the Ramsay Brothers, Shyam Ramsay and Tulsi Ramsay (Tahkhana), from a screenplay by Kumar Ramsay. The film stars Anil Dhawan, Imtiaz Khan, Anju Mahendru, Shakti Kapoor, Sheetal, Krishan Dhawan, Trilook …

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Bandh Darwaza – India, 1990 – reviews

Bandh Darwaza is a 1990 Indian Bollywood horror feature film starring Kunika, Manjeet Kullar, Aruna Irani, Anirudh Agarwal and the Afghan actor Hashmat Khan. The film soundtrack was composed by the Anand-Milind brothers. Plot: The dark caves of Kali Pahari (Black Hills) …

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Purana Mandir (1984) reviews and overview

Purana Mandir (Hindi: “Old Temple”) is a 1984 Indian Bollywood horror film, produced and directed by the Ramsay brothers, Tulsi and Shyam from a screenplay by Kumar Ramsay. It stars Aarti Gupta, Mohnish Bahl and …

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