The Tingler (1959) | Scream for your lives! 18 fun facts about William Castle’s gimmick-laden masterpiece

Following the success of House on Haunted Hill in February 1959, maverick US producer/director William Castle engaged Vincent Price once for a second time in The Tingler. Price plays pathologist/scientist Continue Reading

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The Tomb of Ligeia (1964) | 20 Fun Facts about Roger Corman’s final Poe adaptation

American International Pictures’ Corman-Poe film cycle remains the finest interpretation of Edgar Allan Poe’s literary heritage on the big screen, and it reached its opus with 1965’s The Tomb of Continue Reading

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House on Haunted Hill (1959) | There’ll be food and drink and ghosts, and perhaps even a few murders…

From the stylish opening sequence, in which Elisha Cook Jr appears as a disembodied talking head through to the big twist ending, William Castle’s tongue-in-cheek 1959 chiller House on Haunted Hill Continue Reading

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