Tag - Christopher Lee

Remembering Christopher Lee

Remembering Christopher Lee

Sir Christopher Lee, the last man standing of the Grand Horror Pantheon, has died at age 93. And it’s sort of hard to put into words what we’ve lost. Not only was he an incredible actor but Lee had a voice that would chill you. I...

Christopher Lee and Vincent Price, playing chess

32 Days of Halloween Part VIII, Day 32:...

Usually, today is the day I post a bunch of odds and ends that fell out the bottom and didn’t fit anywhere else. But then I ran across this video…and it felt like it needed to be shared…and that it would be disrespectful to...

Peter Cushing

32 Days of Halloween Part VIII, Day 22: Fun...

Day 22 has traditionally been a day for hanging out with Peter Cushing, so we have two brief snippets for you to kick things off. First up is footage from what purports to be the final meeting between Cushing and Christopher Lee. And after a...

Crimson Cult

32 Days of Halloween Part VIII, Movie Night...

Known also as The Curse of the Crimson Altar and just The Crimson Altar, The Crimson Cult (as it was called stateside) features the final filmed role of Boris Karloff (although other films would be released posthumously). The film also stars...

Black Cat by Aubrey Beardsley

32 Days of Halloween Part VIII, Day 5: The...

Oh, BBC Radio. You’ve given so much to us for Halloween over the years. A shining example is getting Christopher Lee to read…well, let’s face it, we’d listen to Sir Christopher read any goddamn thing he wanted. I...

Fog Island

32 Days of Halloween VII, Day 12: Fog Island!

First up, another Rox find: from the fourth season of Bewitched, “The Safe and Sane Halloween,” it’s what happens when Tabitha summons creature to go trick or treating with them. Why does Rox enjoy this so much? She says...

Monster From the Ocean Floor!

32 Days of Halloween VII, Day 5: Monster...

We’ll get to our feature presentation shortly, but before then a couple of stops: firstly, Christopher Lee is on hand to read Dracula for you. And more than that, someone’s taken the 1966 comic adaptation and put the two together...

Martin Freeman as Bilbo Baggins, holding Sting, from The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey

Wayhomer Review #138: The Hobbit: An...

Episode #138 for The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey 3D, in which our protagonist laments watching what could have been a good movie go down the tubes due to “technical progress.” He’s amazed that two good scenes were still...