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Throwback Trailer: Gorilla at Large (1954)

At a carnival called the Garden of Evil, a man is murdered, apparently by a gorilla…or someone in a gorilla suit.

Throwback Trailer

Can you help an old Altar Boy, Father? (Or the problem with modern horror)

Igor, he’s alive.

Yup, I’m back this week for another one of these. And I’m back for good.

If you’re wondering where I’ve been, in short, I’ve been working on my own screenplay. 1,481 more words

Mankind Is Yet To Recognize My Genius

The Exorcist (1973)

For the sheer magnitude of unrelenting terror that The Exorcist unleashed on its unsuspecting audience during its theatrical run back in 1973, the tag of “The Scariest Film of All Time” sits perfectly well on this notorious horror masterpiece. 966 more words

Film Review

October 22, 2014: The Exorcist (1973)

Logline: A desperate mother goes to a priest to help her with the demonic possession of her 12-year old daughter.

Review: Often cited as the scariest film of all time, William Friedkin’s  264 more words

Horror Films

31 Screams in October, #15: The Exorcist (1973)

Director: William Friedkin

Starring: Ellen Burstyn, Max von Sydow, Jason Miller, Linda Blair, Lee J. Cobb, Kitty Winn, Jack MacGowran, Mercedes McCambridge (voice)

In 1973, a horror movie was unleashed that sent some viewers straight into the hospital ER, or simply screaming out of the theater. 1,018 more words

Movie Review

12 Angry Men (1957)

12 Angry Men

★ ★ ★ ★ 1/2 out of 5

Directed by Sidney Lumet

Starring Henry Fonda as Juror No. 8

Lee J. Cobb as Juror No. 352 more words


The King and me2ism: Anna and the King of Siam (1946 Film)

The mythology surrounding where Rodgers and Hammerstein’s impetus to musicalize Margaret Landon’s Anna and the King of Siam is a bit fuzzy. Gertrude Lawrence had her lawyer acquire the stage rights and asked Rodgers and Hammerstein to musicalize the property (after previously approaching Cole Porter). 1,021 more words

The King And I