Tag - Peter Cushing

32 Days of Halloween X, Day 30: Raw Meat!

So as we draw towards the final stretch of 32 Days of Halloween–our tenth year, Gods help us–it becomes a struggle to find the good stuff that we want to make sure we include. It sort of shifts–at the beginning, you wonder...

32 Days of Halloween X, Day 11: The Uncanny!

Widge’s Note: Back over to Rox for what she’s found while creeping through pop culture’s catacombs… Based upon Nikolay Gogol’s short story, The Portrait, directed by Wladyslaw Starewicz, is the tale about a...

Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)

32 Days of Halloween IX, Day 22: The Hound...

Day 22 has been considered Peter Cushing’s day in the past, so today is no different. Tonight we start with an interview from 1983 where Cushing is out promoting House of the Long Shadows. It might seem like the sort of interview...

Dracula AD 1972

32 Days of Halloween IX, Day 17: Dracula AD...

So as we enter the second half of our seasonal extravaganza, we come to footage of an event that I really do need to do someday. It’s on The List. It’s the Procession of the Ghouls, which takes place every year at the Cathedral...

Creeping Flesh (1973)

32 Days of Halloween IX, Day 14: The...

First up for tonight, we go to your friends and ours, Mitchell & Webb, for a brief interpretation of Dracula as delivered through their madness. I think I’d like to see David Mitchell be the protagonist in some insane horror...

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...

Beast Must Die

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

As Day 22 is Peter Cushing Day, that means it’s time for the 1974 werewolf film from Amicus: The Beast Must Die. Like a lot of genre films, a very rich individual invites a bunch of people over to his place to hang out…but he has...