Octaman – USA, 1971 – reviews

Octaman is a 1971 American science-fiction horror feature film written and directed by Harry Essex (co-writer of The Creature from the Black Lagoon). The movie stars Pier Angeli (who committed …

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Alligator – USA, 1980 – reviews

‘A frightening movie with a sense of fun!’ Alligator is a 1980 American horror feature film directed by Lewis Teague (Cujo; Cat’s Eye) from a screenplay by John Sayles (Piranha). The movie stars …

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Acquanetta – actress

Acquanetta (July 17, 1921 – August 16, 2004), nicknamed “The Venezuelan Volcano” by her friend William Randolph Hearst, was a B-movie actress known for her exotic beauty. The facts of …

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The Prey – USA, 2016 – overview

The Prey is a 2016 American horror monster movie produced and directed by The Hensman Brothers, i.e. Cire Hensman [as Eric Hensman] and Matthew Hensman. It was scripted by the latter based on …

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Gamera – Japan, 2015

Gamera (ガメラ) is a 2015 Japanese kaiju monster film directed by Katsuhito Ishii and produced by Kadokawa Pictures. It will apparently be a reboot to the Gamera series as part of the celebration of the 50th anniversary …

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Lavalantula – USA, 2015

‘Fire burns… lava bites’ Lavalantula is a 2015 science fiction horror film directed by Mike Mendez (The Convent; The Gravedancers; Big Ass Spider!; Tales of Halloween) from a screenplay by Neil Elman …

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Attack on Titan – Japan, 2015

Attack on Titan – aka 進撃の巨人 – “Shingeki no kyojin: Attack on Titan” – is a 2015 Japanese action-monster film directed by Shinji Higuchi for Toho Pictures. It based on the manga …

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Lake Placid vs. Anaconda – USA, 2015

‘Crocs on the dock. Snakes on the lake.’ Lake Placid vs. Anaconda is a 2015 made-for-television action horror feature film directed by A.B. Stone from a screenplay by Berkeley Anderson (Robocroc; Monster …

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Tremors 5: Bloodlines – USA, 2016

Tremors 5: Bloodlines is a 2015 American monster horror movie directed by Don Michael Paul (Half Past Dead; Lake Placid: The Final Chapter; Jarhead 2: Field of Fire) from a screenplay by John Whelpley …

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Island Claws – USA, 1980

‘A terrifying creation of the nuclear age!’ Island Claws – aka Giant Claws – is a 1980 American horror feature film directed by Herman Cardenas and starring Robert Lansing (4D Man; Empire of the …

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Beast from Haunted Cave – USA, 1958

‘Screaming young girls sucked into a labyrinth of horror by a blood-starved ghoul from hell.’ Beast from Haunted Cave is a 1958 horror/gangster/heist feature film directed by Monte Hellman (Silent …

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Godzilla: Final Wars – Japan, 2004 – reviews

Godzilla: Final Wars (ゴジラ ファイナルウォーズ Gojira: Fainaru Wōzu) is a 2004 Japanese science fiction Kaiju film directed by Ryuhei Kitamura (Versus), written by Wataru Mimura and Isao Kiriyama and produced by Shogo Tomiyama. It is the 28th installment in the Godzilla film series, and …

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King Kong vs. Godzilla – Japan, 1962 – reviews

‘The most colossal conflict the screen has ever known’ King Kong vs. Godzilla is a 1962 Japanese science fiction Kaiju feature film produced by Toho Studios. Directed by Ishirō Honda with visual effects by Eiji Tsuburaya, the …

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Pumpkinhead: Blood Feud – USA, 2007 – reviews

Pumpkinhead: Blood Feud – aka Pumpkinhead 4: Blood Feud – is a 2007 made-for-sequel in the Pumpkinhead franchise. The film was written and directed by Mike Hurst. It directly follows 2006’s Pumpkinhead: Ashes to Ashes. The film stars Amy …

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Monsturd – USA, 2003 – reviews

‘Don’t get caught with your pants down!’ Monsturd is a 2003 American comedy horror film co-written and co-directed by Rick Popko and Dan West. Cast: Paul Weiner, Beth West, Dan …

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The Maze – USA, 1953

‘How much horror can you take?’ The Maze is a 1953 American horror feature film directed by William Cameron Menzies (Invaders from Mars) from a screenplay written by Daniel B. …

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