Category Archives: Classic Horror

The Horror Films That Shaped Me As a Fan

We all have a handful of horror films that helped shape us into the horror-loving fans we are today. Recently, I was thinking about the films that I grew up with that really sparked my love of the genre, and … Continue reading

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It! The Terror From Beyond Space (1958)

Because I’m an old guy who grew up in the pre-Internet, pre-DVD Era and relied on old sci-fi movies being broadcast on Saturday afternoons on the local stations (Hi WPIX in New York! And WOR!). And when I try to … Continue reading

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The Manitou (1978)

Let me tell you about a guy named William Girder. Never heard of him? Born in Kentucky in 1947, he launched his career in Hollywood in 1972 with the release of a never-seen horror movie called ASYLUM OF SATAN. There … Continue reading

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John Carpenter’s In the Mouth of Madness (1994)

Time to revisit another classic John Carpenter film, this one from the early 1990s. If you look at Carpenter’s work in the 80s, you’l understand why the man is considered one of the masters of horror. Starting in 1980 with … Continue reading

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