Archive for November, 2011

THE PSYCHOPATH (1966)

Thursday, November 24th, 2011

Vintage Hammer directed by Freddie Francis.

HYSTERIA (1965)

Thursday, November 24th, 2011

Hammer thriller written by Jimmy Sangster and directed with real flair by Freddie Francis.

SAVAGE WATER (1978)

Thursday, November 24th, 2011

Paul Kenner’s¬†lugubrious, contemplative¬†and vastly entertaining exploration of terror and the murderous quixotic nature of man within the American badlands.

LE SEDUZIONE (1976)

Monday, November 7th, 2011

Solid Fernando Di Leo outing with cult French actor Maurice Ronet.

THE DOG (aka) EL PERRO (1976)

Monday, November 7th, 2011

Terse action with an equally terse Jason Miller being pursued by one mean mother of a dog!

A HOWLING IN THE WOODS (1971)

Monday, November 7th, 2011

Vintage spookshow with a sterling score by Dave Grusin and tip top performances by Vera Miles and Barbara Eden.

CAGE OF GOLD (1950)

Monday, November 7th, 2011

Classy melodrama with a fine performance from the strikingly beautiful Simmons and an especially cruel and manipulative turn by David Farrar.

THE OMEGANS (1968)

Monday, November 7th, 2011

Obscure chiller from W. Lee Wilder starring a youthful Ingrid Pitt. Something wicked lurks in the murky Filipino waters which means Ingrid some considerable ill.

LA CHAMBRE ARDENTE (1962)

Monday, November 7th, 2011

Quality and atmospheric occult thriller from French director Julien Duvivier.

EROTISCOFOLLIA (AKA) MALOCCHIO (1975)

Monday, November 7th, 2011

Offbeat and somewhat bizarre occult thriller with a young Jorge Rivero and euro cult regular Anthony Steffen. Rivero’s carefree playboy character finds himself the unwilling pawn in a dastardly occult plot of murder and mind control and only our stoic copper Anthony Steffen has the investigative chops to unearth the sordid truth! Good stiff with yet another useful Cipriani score.