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Hallowe'en Movie #15: The Town That Dreaded Sundown

The fifteenth movie for my 2015 Hallowe’en movie marathon was The Town That Dreaded Sundown. It was directed by Charles B. Pierce who is famous for  577 more words

Halloween Movie Marathon

His Blazing Automatics: The Postmodern Horror of Alfonso Gomez-Rejon's 'The Town That Dreaded Sundown'

His Blazing Automatics is a Vague Visages column by Dylan Moses Griffin.

Before director Alfonso Gomez-Rejon made a splash at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival with his teen cancer drama… 765 more words

Staff Writers

The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)

I got a lot of kicks out of this. The adventurous format (taking documentary techniques like voice over and titles) really makes it stand out from the wave of slashers it often gets lumped in with. 440 more words

Media Diet

Style and Starlet Power: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon's 'The Town That Dreaded Sundown'

I’ve never been a dedicated viewer of the horror genre, so Charles B. Pierce’s 1976 film The Town That Dreaded Sundown has always been vaguely familiar to me. 234 more words

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The Norseman (1978)

“It will be written that the name of Olaf shall live on in the land of the Norse.”

Thorvald leads his viking warriors across the sea in search of his father, King Eurich. 721 more words

Movie Reviews

The Town That Dreaded Sundown (2014)

D: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon / 86m

Cast: Addison Timlin, Veronica Cartwright, Gary Cole, Edward Herrmann, Travis Tope, Joshua Leonard, Anthony Anderson, Ed Lauter, Denis O’Hare, Spencer Treat Clark… 1,070 more words


The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)

D: Charles B. Pierce / 89m

Cast: Ben Johnson, Andrew Prine, Dawn Wells, Jimmy Clem, Jim Citty, Charles B. Pierce, Robert Aquino, Cindy Butler, Christine Ellsworth, Earl E. 1,151 more words