Film Review: VOODOO MAN (1944)

VOODOO MAN *** USA 1944 Dir: William Beaudine. 62 mins The last of nine Monogram movies starring Bela Lugosi, this fascinating, self-referential quickie (shot in seven days) opens with a sequence so cliched in modern horror that you wonder if it felt fresh and chilling in 1944. A young woman stops off at a gas … Continue reading “Film Review: VOODOO MAN (1944)”

LOOK INTO THE EYES OF THE ‘VOODOO MAN’

Fabulous Films will be releasing for the first time on DVD and Blu-ray the classic horror film VOODOO MAN, which sees Bela Lugosi (Dracula) starring as ‘mad’ scientist Dr Richard Marlowe in this atmospheric thriller. VOODOO MAN was filmed in just seven days, beginning 16th October 1943. Although Robert Charles is credited as writing the story … Continue reading “LOOK INTO THE EYES OF THE ‘VOODOO MAN’”

Film Review: DOCTOR CYCLOPS (1940)

DOCTOR CYCLOPS *** U.S.A. 1940 Dir: Ernest B. Schoedsack 74 mins Science-fiction adventure movies don’t get much more thrilling then this curious movie from the director of THE SON OF KONG (1933) Ernest B. Schoedsack. Sure there has been more thrilling movies since this 1940’s film but at the time this movie came out it … Continue reading “Film Review: DOCTOR CYCLOPS (1940)”

ENTER THE ‘CHAMBER OF HORRORS’ WITH KINO LORBER’S NEW RELEASE

Kino Lorber are back with another classic horror film releasing on 21st March 2017 on DVD and Blu-ray in a brand new HD master in the U.S.A. CHAMBER OF HORRORS (a.k.a. THE DOOR WITH SEVEN LOCKS) Synopsis: A wealthy lord dies and is entombed with a valuable deposit of jewels. Seven keys are required to … Continue reading “ENTER THE ‘CHAMBER OF HORRORS’ WITH KINO LORBER’S NEW RELEASE”

KINO LORBER BRING BELA LUGOSI HOME IN THE ‘INVISIBLE GHOST’

Kino Lorber are back with another classic horror film releasing on 21st March 2017 on DVD and Blu-ray in a brand new HD master in the U.S.A. INVISIBLE GHOST (1941) The great Joseph H. Lewis (Gun Crazy, My Name is Julia Ross) directed this classic Monogram horror film about a man who unknowingly carries out … Continue reading “KINO LORBER BRING BELA LUGOSI HOME IN THE ‘INVISIBLE GHOST’”