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Black Sleep

32 Days of Halloween XI, Day 7: The Black...

Tonight it’s a smorgasbord of horror icons in The Black Sleep, but first let’s enjoy some outtakes from the absolutely mental set of Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein. I highly recommend the audio commentary that comes on (at...

Boris Karloff in Voodoo Man

32 Days of Halloween X, Day 33: Voodoo Man!

No, not a hallucination. Not an alternate reality. It’s the 33rd day of 32 Days of Halloween, because it’s Thanksgiving, which I celebrate as 2nd Halloween. Trust me, it’s therapeutic. For our opening salvo of goodness, we...

Invisible Invaders

32 Days of Halloween IX, Day 21: Invisible...

For this evening, we set off with a pair of silent horror films from the dawn of cinema. The first is from frequent 32 Days filmmaker, Georges Méliès. It’s The Infernal Cauldron. Its title stateside was, apparently, The Infernal...

Squirm (1976)

32 Days of Halloween IX, Day 11: Squirm!

For today’s entry, we first kick off with a bit of Boris Karloff starring in an episode of his underrated show, Thriller. This one’s from the second season and stars Karloff, plus very familiar faces–Elizabeth Montgomery...

Monster Mash 45 single

Monster Mash: More Than a Graveyard Smash

Each Halloween people love to dust off copies of Monster Mash by Bobby “Boris” Pickett. However many do not know that the song is much more then a one hit pop record. It is a significant chapter in America’s love of novelty...

Lon Chaney Jr. in Blood of the Man Devil

32 Days of Halloween V, Movie Night No. 18:...

Two black magicians, brothers in the DeSade family (spelled in the IMDB as “Desard” but we see what you did there), are in conflict. Probably because they’re in a film that ran out of money, was cobbled together from bits...

Vincent Price: Horror Hall of Fame

32 Days of Halloween V, Day 16: Vincent...

Day 16 of 32 Days of Halloween has just sort of fallen to Vincent Price…and I realize I’m posting a longer bit of something that we posted a snippet of earlier. But we didn’t know the thing was online in this form, thanks...