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The rest of Vincent Price in the 80s

The king of horror left his mark on the 1980s simply by leaving his mark on the title track from the king of pop’s massive album Thriller. But he also continued to appear in horror flicks, most of which I’ve … Continue reading

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Vincent Price madness!

My Vincent Price marathon continues (my other blogs covering his movies are here and here) with the perfect number of films: 13! I wish the number had been 14, but I’ve yet to get my hands on a copy of … 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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Vincent Price ushers in the new wave of the 80s

Before he scored a huge hit on the 1980s pop charts with “Thriller,” Vincent Price experimented with the early new wave scene in the 1981 anthology horror film The Monster Club. It could seriously be called The New Wave Monster … Continue reading

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Zombie cops and zombie robbers

Take 80s buddy cop comedies like Lethal Weapon and Beverly Hills Cop, add an undead twist, and you have the 1988 flick Dead Heat! Treat Williams plays the straight guy and SNL alum Joe Piscopo is the comic relief as … Continue reading

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Rankin & Bass & Easter Bunnies

When I went on a hunt for the Rankin & Bass Easter special I watched as a kid, I was confused when I bought Here Comes Peter Cottontail and it felt like it wasn’t everything I remembered. I soon learned … Continue reading

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Castle…the king of 60s horror

I love that I was a teenager all through the horror perfection that was the 80s. But when I watch a William Castle classic, it makes me wish I could have been at the theaters experiencing the evil little gimmicks … Continue reading

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80s horror anthology double feature time

I just love my 80s horror anthologies, especially the lesser known films. So that’s why I’m taking on two goodies from the video rental days: Deadtime Stories and From a Whisper to a Scream (aka: The Offering). Deadtime Stories (1986) … Continue reading

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