Curse of the Faceless Man

Date: 1958 Stars: Richard Anderson Elaine Edwards Adele Mara Writer: Jerome Bixby Director: Edward L. Cahn WRC Score: 1.5/4 Note:  First posted in a different form on September 6, 2013 The Curse of the Faceless Man isn’t just that he survived the eruption of a volcano.  Nor is it surviving being encased in molten ash.  Nor, really,…

Le lac des morts vivants

Date: 1981 Stars: Howard Vernon Pierre-Marie Escourrou Anouchka Writer: Jesús Franco Director: Jean Rollins WRC Score: 0.5/4 (-_-)p Note:  First posted in a different form on February 22, 2013 Men in bad green face paint pretend to come out of a lake to dribble fake blood on– Wait.  I was supposed to be taking this flick…

Dead Men Walk

Date: 1943 Stars: George Zucco Mary Carlisle Nedrick Young Writer: Fred Myton Director: Sam Newfield WRC Score: 3/4 Note:  First posted in a different form on June 23, 2012 A truly evil man dies. But, as the title Dead Men Walk suggests, this doesn’t slow him down much.  Soon enough he’s  back as a Vampire, seeking…

Pharaoh’s Curse

Date: 1957 Stars: Mark Dana Ziva Rodann Diane Brewster Writer: Richard H. Landau Director: Lee Sholem WRC Score: 2.5/4 Note:  First posted in a different form on March 31, 2012 Pharaoh’s Curse tells the tale of a wife trying to be reunited with her husband explorer in a war-torn Egypt.  When she gets there (finally, after…

La tumba de los muertos vivientes

Opening Thoughts Also Called: Oasis of the Zombies Treasure of the Living Dead Oasis of the Living Dead Date: 1983 Stars: Manuel Gélin Henri Lambery France Lomay Writer: Jesús Franco Director: Jesús Franco WRC Score: 2/4 (-_-)p Note:  First posted in a different form on July 6, 2011 A little history here. La tumba de los…