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Splatter Time Fun Fest 2014: The Black Cat (1934)

Frankenstein’s Monster and Dracula, toe to toe playing chess, what more could anyone ask for? 535 more words

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31 Days of Horror: Film 9: Bluebeard (1944)

It’s time for the 31 Days of Horror: 2014 Edition. For those of you who weren’t around for last year’s journey, the plan is to watch at least 31 horror movies I’ve never seen before and review them all. 623 more words

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Top 11 Scariest Performances #7 Bela Lugosi

Surprise!  This won’t be about Dracula.  Or maybe that’s not a surprise… you tell me.

But time for a history lesson… in 1934, the Hays Office (censorship board) came under new, hard-assed management in the form of Joseph Breene.   394 more words

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Movie Quote of the Day - The Black Cat, 1934 (dir. Edgar G. Ulmer)

Hjalmar Poelzig: Did you get the hotel?
Peter Alison: No, the phone is dead.
Hjalmar Poelzig: Do you hear that, Vitus? The phone is dead. Even the phone is dead.

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The Black Cat (1934)

80th Anniversary
Directed by Edgar G. Ulmer
Starring Boris Karloff, Béla Lugosi, David Manners, Julie Bishop
U.S., 65 min

First Look: What better way to kick off a month of horror movies than with… 683 more words

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A BORIS KARLOFF RETROSPECTIVE

“When I first met Karloff, I felt this incredible wave of sadness. His eyes were like shattered mirrors. Whatever his pain was, it was very deep and very much a part of his soul. 2,670 more words

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EDGAR G. ULMER’S THE MAN FROM PLANET X (1951)

Edgar G Ulmer‘s The Man From Planet X (1951) was the first released movie depicting an extraterrestrial visitation. Although it was shot for peanuts, this Mid Century Films production is a lesser known cult entry in the sci-fi genre. 435 more words

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