I, MONSTER (1970) Reviews and overview

‘The most violent creature ever made by man!’ I, Monster is a 1970 British science-fiction horror feature film about a psychologist who invents a drug which will release his patients’ …

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DRACULA A.D. 1972 Reviews and overview

‘Past, present or future, never count out the Count!’ Dracula A.D. 1972 is a British supernatural horror film, directed by Alan Gibson (Crescendo; Goodbye Gemini) and produced by Hammer Film Productions. It was written by Don …

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SHOCK WAVES (1977) Reviews and overview

‘The deep end of horror!’ Shock Waves is an American 1977 released science fiction horror feature film directed by Ken Wiederhorn (Freddy’s Nightmares TV series; Dark Tower; Return of the Living Dead Part 2; Eyes …

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ASYLUM (1972) Reviews and overview

‘You have nothing to lose but your mind.’ Asylum is a 1972 British anthology horror film directed by Roy Ward Baker (The Vault of Horror; Scars of Dracula; Quatermass and The Pit) …

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Ghoul – folklore

A ghoul is a folkloric monster or evil spirit associated with graveyards and consuming human flesh, often classified as undead. The oldest surviving literature that mentions ghouls is likely One …

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MADHOUSE (1974) Reviews and overview

‘If stark terror were ecstasy… living here would be sheer bliss!’ Madhouse is a 1974 released British horror feature film directed by Jim Clark for Amicus Productions in association with …

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THE MUMMY (1959) Reviews and overview

‘Its evil look brings madness! Its evil spell enslaves! Its evil touch kills kills kills!’ The Mummy is a 1959 British horror film directed by Terence Fisher and starring Christopher …

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Peter Saxon – author

Peter Saxon was a house pseudonym used by various writers in the 1960s and early 70s. ‘Saxon’ wrote several paperback horror novels, including the ‘Guardians’ series, in which a group …

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THE GORGON (1964) Reviews and overview

The Gorgon is a 1964 British supernatural horror film directed by Terence Fisher from a screenplay by John Gilling (director of Night Caller from Outer Space, The Reptile, The Plague of the Zombies). It stars Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Barbara Shelley and Richard …

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