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The Horrible Dr. Hichcock (1962)

It’s only been about thirty years since I’ve seen this effective creeper when it played City TV out of Toronto on a late night airing. It scared the hell out of me back then and I had no idea at the time that it was my introduction to Euro horrors. 842 more words

Daily Take

Price and Poe : The Poster Gallery

For the regular readers here at Mike’s Take, you know I love the works of my “friend” Vincent Price. Not just the films but the many other endeavors he took to. 947 more words


The Ghost

The Ghost – 1963 – Italy

Scotland, 1910: In a Gothic mansion, a doctor (Dr. John Hichcock) researches a treatment for his own crippling injuries. His questionable cure involves injecting himself with a cocktail of lethal poisons. 329 more words

6 Heads

Screening: Piranha (1978).

Directed by Joe Dante
Starring Bradford Dillman, Heather Menzies, Kevin McCarthy, Keenan Wynn, Barbara Steele, Dick Miller, Belinda Balaski, Paul Bartel, Richard Deacon, Stephan The Swimming Swine… 85 more words


The Butterfly Room (2012) | This dark psychological thriller demands to be seen by a wider audience of horror fans

Reviewed by Alan Hoare
The Butterfly Room is a 2012 American-Italian psychological thriller-horror film directed by Jonathan Zarantonello, based on his unpublished novel Alice dalle 4 alle 5… 1,012 more words


belles want to take it outside....  

After a long winter and with spring upon us…we decided we needed to upgrade our outdoor seating. Our lovely Libby-belle was also a big contributor to this little endeavor! 196 more words

Belle Maison

Caged Heat: Subverting the Subversive

Throughout the 1950s and 1960s, one of the names most frequently projected onto silver screens across America was that of Roger Corman, a writer, director, producer, and distributor who churned out over a dozen films a year under the American International Pictures banner.  4,569 more words