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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

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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

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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


Learn about some historic late night killings in the safety of daylight at Old State House

As part of the ongoing Brown Bag Lectures, today the Old State House Museum features “On the Hunt For the Texarkana Moonlight Phantom”

In 1946 a number of murders and assaults were committed late at night in and around Texarkana. 77 more words


31 Days of Horror: Film 25: The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)

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. 656 more words

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