Spider Baby – USA, 1964 – reviews

Spider Baby – subtitled: Or the Maddest Story Ever Told – is a 1964 [released December 1967] American dark comedy horror feature film, written and directed by Jack Hill (Blood Bath). …

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Witchcraft – UK, 1964 – reviews

‘After 300 years in the grave… they returned to reap blood havoc!’ Witchcraft is a 1964 British supernatural horror feature film directed by Don Sharp (Psychomania; Rasputin – The Mad Monk; The …

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Maila Nurmi aka Vampira – actress

Maila Nurmi (December 11, 1922 – January 10, 2008) was an actress born in Petsamo, Finland, who created the campy 1950s character Vampira, TV’s first horror host. Her gothic look and extreme 38-17-36 figure made her a ghoulish icon. …

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The Alligator People – USA, 1959 – reviews

The Alligator People is a 1959 science fiction horror feature film directed by Roy Del Ruth (The Terror; Phantom of the Rue Morgue) from a screenplay by Robert M. Fresco, Orville H. Hampton and Charles O’Neal. …

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The Cyclops – USA, 1957 – reviews

‘Nature gone mad!’ The Cyclops is a 1957 science fiction horror film written, produced and directed by Bert I. Gordon. Main cast: James Craig – Bigfoot | Venus Flytrap Lon Chaney Jr. – The …

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Son of Dracula – USA, 1943 – reviews

Son of Dracula is a 1943 American horror feature film directed by Robert Siodmak – his first film for Universal studios – with a screenplay based on an original story by his brother Curt. The movie …

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Dracula vs. Frankenstein – USA, 1971 – reviews

Dracula vs. Frankenstein is a 1971 American science fiction horror feature film directed by Al Adamson (Nurse Sherri). This was Lon Chaney Jr.’s final horror film role and J. Carroll Naish’s last film. Chaney filmed his part …

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The Haunted Palace – USA, 1963 – reviews

‘What was the hideous thing in the PIT that wanted women?’ The Haunted Palace is a 1963 horror American film released by American International Pictures (AIP), starring Vincent Price, Lon Chaney Jr., and Debra Paget in a story …

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