Tag Archives: Edgar Allan Poe

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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The dark and trippy world of Poe re-imagined

The indie horror anthology Tales of Poe comes to us from indie horror directors Bart Mastronardi (Vindication, which I blog about here) and Alan Rowe Kelly (whose movies I cover here). Not only do they give two of Poe’s stories … Continue reading

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A mish-mosh from a midnight movie collection

I scored another 8-pack DVD collection of “midnight horror” because I wanted the flick Office Killer and it was cheaper to get it with 7 other movies than to get it as a singe disc. Of course, I already had … Continue reading

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Poe gets a modernized adaptation worthy of his grisly legacy

So psyched to have had the opportunity to screen one of the stories from the indie horror anthology Tales of Poe. “The Tell-Tale Heart” is directed by Bart Mastronardi, the man also responsible for the full-length horror film Vindication, which … Continue reading

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