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On THE BLOOD SPATTERED BRIDE

A look at Vincente Aranda’s hallucinatory lesbian vampire film

In the late 1960s, as the old guard died off and a new wave of filmmakers slowly, surely seeped into Hollywood – and Hollyweird – American audiences became hungrier for more daring sorts of entertainment. 855 more words

When You Get To The Door, Tell Them JESUS Sent You... Two FRANCO Monster Mash-Ups On Nucleus Blu-Ray

THE DEMONS

THE EROTIC RITES OF FRANKENSTEIN

BD. Region B. Nucleus. 18.

Just as you were bracing yourself for their long-trailered restorations of Giulio Questi’s surrealistic giallo Death Laid An Egg (1968) and Mel Welles’ Lady Frankenstein (1971), the boffins from Nucleus outflank you with a couple of unexpected corkers from Jesus Franco. 1,489 more words

Blu-ray / DVD Reviews

MOVIE MONDAYS: EL DIA DE LA BESTIA

An Alamo Cinema Massacre Special Edition

Synopsis: When he decodes a cypher in the Book of Revelation and discovers the date of the end of the world, a priest named Cura (Alex Angulo) decides to commit sins in order to meet and therefore have a chance to defeat Satan. 1,389 more words

10/3/17 - OCTOBER HORROR MOVIE PICK #3 – The Werewolf vs. The Vampire Woman.

Today’s pick is in honor of my friend Ryan Doman. Not only does he share my love of older horror films, but I also credit him with opening my eyes to the fantastic universe of Paul Naschy. 371 more words

Horror

Non si deve profanare il sonno dei morti (1974)

Spanish director Jorge Grau’s biggest international hit was scored with this impressive Romero inspired zombie movie which, like Romero’s subsequent Dawn of the Dead (1978), has a message to deliver behind the gore, though it does it with rather more subtlety and finesse than Romero’s over-rated film. 704 more words

Film

The Orphanage (Spain, 2007; J.A. Bayona)

*Small Side Note: For those who are avid followers, I completed my analysis of Them (ils) on creators.co. The link is here: https://creators.co/@cndial/4335764

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Horror Film

Movie Review: The Loreley's Grasp

The Loreley’s Grasp (1974)
Directed by Amando de Ossorio
Starring Tony Kendall, Helga Liné, Silvia Tortosa, Josefina Jartin, Loreta Tovar, José Thelman, Luis Induni, Ángel Menéndez, Luis Barboo… 944 more words

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