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14 Days Until Halloween (part 2), 2014: The Name Of The Game Is Kill! (1968)

Yes, just like every year, I screwed up the timing of my countdown. Hopefully this “part 2″ of “14 Days” gets me back on schedule… 849 more words

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14 Days 'til Halloween, 2014: La Strega In Amore aka The Witch (1966) and Savage Weekend (1979)

Today is all about eroticism…of the darker kind.

THE WITCH is a strange mix of Italian Gothic horror, early Antonioni, and a hyper-sexualized WHO’S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF (or perhaps THE COMFORT OF STRANGERS). 565 more words

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October 17, 2014: Repulsion (1965)

Logline: A young woman, sexually repulsed by men and mentally disturbed, begins to descend into madness when she is left alone by her sister.

Review: Roman Polanski’s follow up to his excellent debut film,  226 more words

October 16, 2014: The Haunting (1963)

Logline: A doctor invites two women, one of whom is emotionally unstable, to join him in the investigation of a supposedly haunted mansion in New England. 223 more words

31 films # 13 - Two Thousand Maniacs! Review

IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0058694/


Trailer posted to Youtube by User: Exploder Button / Wtf-Film

Another re-watch, which I normally just do for catch ups, so likely be another few, then back to the blind watches soonish….. 289 more words

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Night 10, La Maschera del Demonio aka Black Sunday (1960)

31 Nights of Horror, Night 10: La Maschera del Demonio aka Black Sunday (1960)

Three sentences review:

Italian horror master Mario Bava’s Black Sunday is rightfully considered the preeminent entry in Italian Gothic horror. 105 more words


23 Days 'til Halloween, 2014: Viy (1967)

VIY, based on Gogol’s short story of the same name, is the first horror movie ever to be produced in Russia. That makes it a pretty historically significant movie…but I never watched it until this year. 277 more words

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