Film Review: 20 MILLION MILES TO EARTH (1957)

20 MILLION MILES TO EARTH **** USA 1957 Dir: Nathan Juran. 82 mins A stand-out 50’s monster movie from the director of THE DEADLY MANTIS and THE SEVENTH VOYAGE OF SINBAD (amongst others), this nods to the crashed alien visitor of THE THING FROM ANOTHER WORLD, THE BLOB and THE QUATERMASS XPERIMENT while also catering … Continue reading “Film Review: 20 MILLION MILES TO EARTH (1957)”

101 FILMS RELEASES “THE COLOSSUS OF NEW YORK”

  101 Films presents THE COLOSSUS OF NEW YORK (1958), released on Blu-ray for the first time in the UK. The film was directed by sci-fi specialist Eugène Lourié (Gorgo) and benefits from a haunting, minimalistic piano score from composer Van Cleave. Synopsis: After the accidental death of a brilliant scientist, his lunatic father and … Continue reading “101 FILMS RELEASES “THE COLOSSUS OF NEW YORK””

STANDARD EDITION OF ‘NIGHT OF THE DEMON’ COMING FROM INDICATOR

Due to unprecedented demand for the NIGHT OF THE DEMON LIMITED EDITION 2-Disc Blu-ray Box Set (NEWS HERE), Indicator are releasing a standard 2-disc edition on 26th November. This version will not include the special packaging, double-sided poster or 80-page book, but it will carry over all alternative feature presentations and the incredible array of … Continue reading “STANDARD EDITION OF ‘NIGHT OF THE DEMON’ COMING FROM INDICATOR”

INDICATOR WILL RELEASE WILLIAM CASTLE HORRORS ON BLU-RAY

Renowned for his imaginative and eccentric marketing ploys, William Castle became synonymous with delivering lurid horror films backed-up by his trademark publicity gimmicks (‘Illusion-O’, ‘Percepto’, the ‘Punishment Poll’, ‘Fright Breaks’, etc.). WILLIAM CASTLE AT COLUMBIA, VOLUME ONE features four classic fright films from the outrageous showman’s illustrious career with Columbia Pictures and presented on Blu-ray … Continue reading “INDICATOR WILL RELEASE WILLIAM CASTLE HORRORS ON BLU-RAY”

INDICATOR SET TO RELEASE SEMINAL 1950’S HORROR

Based on M R James’ classic tale of terror, ‘Casting the Runes’, and adapted for the screen by regular Hitchcock collaborator Charles Bennett, Jacques Tourneur’s (Cat People, I Walked with a Zombie, Out of the Past) NIGHT OF THE DEMON is considered to be one of the seminal horror films of Twentieth-Century cinema. Released on … Continue reading “INDICATOR SET TO RELEASE SEMINAL 1950’S HORROR”