The Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1969)

Ten years after we first got to Blood Island, we're back. Eddie Romero and Gerardo de Leon are back in the directing chair and this time, they've brought even more blood, beasts and boobs than they did in their last effort, Brides of Blood. This film was syndicated to TV as Tomb of the Living Dead… Continue reading The Mad Doctor of Blood Island (1969)

Angeli Bianchi… Angeli Neri (White Angel …Black Angel) (1969(

Angeli Bianchi... Angeli Neri comes from director Luigi Scattini, who started his career as a journalist before directing movies like Primitive Love with Jayne Mansfield and War Italian Style with Buster Keaton. One of the best things about this mondo film -- a genre that is pretty much reality TV before that was a thing or the… Continue reading Angeli Bianchi… Angeli Neri (White Angel …Black Angel) (1969(

PURE TERROR MONTH: Malenka (1969)

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Bill Van Ryn is the man behind the website Groovy Doom and the zine Drive-In Asylum. You should grab an issue after reading this. Spanish filmmaker Amando de Ossorio will most likely be forever remembered as the creator of the Blind Dead series, but his first horror-themed film was 1969's Malenka, which was eventually released… Continue reading PURE TERROR MONTH: Malenka (1969)

PURE TERROR MONTH: Night of Bloody Horror (1969)

About the Author: You can read the music and film criticisms of R.D Francis on Medium and learn more about his rock ‘n’ roll biographies, along with horror and sci-fi novellas, on Facebook. He also writes for B&S Movies. Riddle me this, you trash-cinema loving degenerate: What do you get when you cross Rick Simon… Continue reading PURE TERROR MONTH: Night of Bloody Horror (1969)

PURE TERROR MONTH: The House That Screamed (1969)

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Paul Andolina is back to watch another movie for us. If you like his stuff, check out his site Wrestling with Film.  The House that Screamed aka La Residencia, is a Spanish horror film from the director Narciso (Chicho) Ibáñez Serrador. He is mostly known for a game show and the TV series Historias… Continue reading PURE TERROR MONTH: The House That Screamed (1969)

The Wonderful Land of Oz (1969)

Despite being born in Bakersfield, CA, Barry Mahon volunteered to be in Britain's Royal Air Force in 1941, achieving a record of five confirmed kills, two probables and three damaged planes, which earned him the British Distinguished Flying Cross in 1985. He was shot down in August of 1942, captured and imprisoned at Stalag Luft… Continue reading The Wonderful Land of Oz (1969)

CHILLING CLASSICS MONTH: Nightmare in Wax (1969)

Cameron Mitchell is making his fourth appearance in the Chilling Classics box set with this movie, but I know that he has to be in even more. From voicing Jesus in The Robe to the 1951 version of Death of a Salesman, Mitchell had plenty of big roles in even bigger films. But we're not here to… Continue reading CHILLING CLASSICS MONTH: Nightmare in Wax (1969)