Castle Films – 8mm home movie distributor

Castle Films was a home-movie distributor founded in California by former newsreel cameraman Eugene W. Castle in 1924. The company originally produced business and advertising films. In 1937, Castle branched out into 8mm and 16mm home movies, buying newsreel …

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The Old Dark House – USA, 1932 – reviews

‘Beware the night!’ The Old Dark House is a 1932 American comedy horror film directed by James Whale (The Invisible Man; Bride of Frankenstein; Frankenstein) and produced by Universal. The film is based on the …

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The Invisible Ray – USA, 1936 – overview

‘Beware the Luminous Man!’ The Invisible Ray is a 1936 Universal Pictures American science fiction film starring Boris Karloff (billed merely as “Karloff”) and Bela Lugosi. A visionary doctor, Doctor Janos Rukh …

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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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