Tag - H.P. Lovecraft

The Monsters of Terror (Assignment Terror)

32 Days of Halloween XI, Day 27: The...

First, let’s get a classic trailer going. Dom sent me this earlier with the comment that they just don’t make trailers like this anymore. Damn right they don’t. Which is a shame. It’s the original Invasion of the Body...

32 Days of Halloween X, Day 8: The Shadow of...

Firstly, no, that’s not Batman in the pic. We’ll get to that in a minute. We’re going to hear from Roddy McDowell as he reads Lovecraft’s “The Hound.” Then let’s stay with Howard and hear David McCallum read “The Haunter in the Dark.”

David McCallum reads The Rats in the Walls

32 Days of Halloween Part VIII, Day 18: The...

For Day 18 of 32 Days of Halloween, we turn to some readings of your friend and mine, H.P. Lovecraft. First, Rox located this excellent reading of “The Haunter in the Dark” from the H.P. Lovecraft Literary Podcast. Then following...

Shadow Over Innsmouth by Jason Newhouse

32 Days of Halloween Part VIII, Day 2:...

The BBC back in 2011 brought in Richard Coyle (“Mr. Sock Gap” himself from Coupling) to perform some Lovecraft…among them was this excellent version of “Shadow Over Innsmouth.” Coyle was so good at playing a...

Devils Nightmare

32 Days of Halloween VII, Day 17: The Devil...

Before we get to some Belgian/Italian horror, we go first to New York City. A couple of years back, I posted a bit about The Procession of the Ghouls, which happens every year at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine. A bunch of costumes and...

Bela Lugosi in Vampire Over London

32 Days of Halloween VII, Day 10: Vampire...

First things first…in previous years I’ve posted some Japanese trailers of English language horror movies. The theory was that the really deep, booming, scary voice speaking Japanese over horrific imagery made things even scarier...