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Doing a horror threesome with Barbara Steele

Barbara Steele was pretty much the female Vincent Price of the 1960s. She was a serial scream queen! So here’s a quick look at three of her flicks from the mid-60s. CASTLE OF BLOOD (1964) Castle of Blood is a … Continue reading

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Vincent Price meets the horror biggies: Poe, Corman, Matheson, Lovecraft

The House on Haunted Hill will forever remain my favorite Vincent Price horror flick, followed closely by The Tingler (and a few others). But in the 1960s, when he wasn’t working with William Castle (I blog about those films here), … Continue reading

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Barbara Steele then and now

Over 50 years after her first starring horror role in Mario Bava’s Black Sunday, horror icon Barbara Steele is back—and she’s better than ever. BLACK SUNDAY (1960) One of the earliest films of Italian horror director Mario Bava, Black Sunday … Continue reading

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Before they were horror stars: De Palma and Cronenberg

It’s a 1970s double feature of two completely different horror flix from Brian De Palma and David Cronenberg: sex, drugs, and rock ‘n’ roll in Phantom of the Paradise and sex, slugs, and more sex in Shivers. Plus, a touch … Continue reading

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The horror cameos of Cameron Mitchell

In the late 70s and through the 80s, Cameron Mitchell sold his soul to horror. He appeared in Night Train to Terror (which I cover here), The Toolbox Murders (which I cover here), and From a Whisper to a Scream … Continue reading

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