The Ghoul

Various parties seek an Egyptologist’s treasure.

The Ghoul

Date: 1933 Stars: Boris Karloff Cedric Hardwicke Emest Thesiger Writers: Rupert Downing Ronald Pertwee John Hastings Turner Director: T. Hayes Hunter WRC Score: 2.5/4 Note:  First posted in a different form on November 12, 2011 In The Ghoul, the death of an Egyptologist starts a struggle by interested parties over a fabulous treasure.  Things become really interesting…

The Black Cat (1934)

Opening Thoughts Date: 1934 Stars: Boris Karloff Bela Lugosi David Manners Writer: Edward G. Ulmer Peter Ruric Director: Edward G. Ulmer WRC Score: 4/4 (-_-)b Note:  First posted in a different form on July 18, 2013 Our film today is The Black Cat, a 1934 Universal Horror classic. It is also an important historic film as…

The Black Cat (1934)

Date: 1934 Stars: Boris Karloff Bela Lugosi David Manners Writer: Edward G. Ulmer Peter Ruric Director: Edward G. Ulmer WRC Score: 4/4 (-_-)b Note:  First posted in a different form on July 18, 2013 The Black Cat cautions careful wedding planning, as a newlywed couple find their European honeymoon forced into a detour by an accident.  Their…