Tag - Peter Lorre

32 Days of Halloween X, Day 32: An Amuse...

(As this tenth year of 32 Days of Halloween runs its course like a zombie plague, I wanted to throw the mic one last time to that Halloween researcher extraordinaire, Rox of Spazhouse, and let her handle the first bit of our final night...

32 Days of Halloween X, Day 16:...

First tonight, we have a word from our sponsor. And this proves that Peter Lorre was just inherently sinister…but he could work that to his advantage for comedic purposes. Here he is as…The Destroyer.

Seven Footprints to Satan

32 Days of Halloween IX, Day 15: Seven...

Before we get to Rox of Spazhouse and her latest find in the Halloween mines, I felt it was time for some Peter Lorre. You know that feeling, right? A Lorre deficiency? Well, feel it no more. Here’s a bit of classic old-time radio from...

Horla

32 Days of Halloween Part VIII, Day 14: The...

For today’s kickoff, let’s go back to 1887, and a well-known short story by Guy de Maupassant, The Horla. The title character or being or thing is imagined to be an invisible creature not unlike a vampire that can possess and...

Caltiki, the Immortal Monster!

32 Days of Halloween VII, Day 15: Caltiki...

In a short while, we’ll be going to schlocksville to do battle with a blob. To sort of offset this, let’s aim for some culture. Previously, I did a recording of Macbeth for 32 Days, and looking back over the archives I was...

Lodger (1927)

32 Days of Halloween VI, Movie Night No. 16:...

So it’s silent movie night here at 32 Days of Halloween. And, hey, we’re at the halfway mark right now. Holy crap. Time flies when you’re trying to horrify yourself. Anyway, we’ve looked at a number of silent films...

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...

Peter Lorre with microphone

32 Days of Halloween V, Day 15: Abbott...

Day 15 of 32 Days of Halloween has been all about Abbott and Costello and their antics when confronted with the weird and the spooky for some time now. This year we’ve opted to give you the episode of their radio show where they...