PURE TERROR MONTH: Point of Terror (1971)

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. I’ve seen way too many Dyanne Thorne films . . . and I’m proud of that… Continue reading PURE TERROR MONTH: Point of Terror (1971)

PURE TERROR MONTH: The Night Evelyn Came Out of the Grave (1971)

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. “The worms are waiting are waiting for you, Gladys!” If I had a nickel every time… Continue reading PURE TERROR MONTH: The Night Evelyn Came Out of the Grave (1971)

PURE TERROR MONTH: The Devil’s Nightmare (1971)

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: An American living in London, Jennifer Upton is a freelance writer for International publishers Story Terrace and others. In addition, she has a blog where she frequently writes about horror and sci-fi called Womanycom. Directed by Belgian Jean Brismée, the film was a co-production between companies in Belgium and Italy and fits comfortably into… Continue reading PURE TERROR MONTH: The Devil’s Nightmare (1971)

PURE TERROR MONTH: Crucible of Horror (1971)

Walter Eastwood (Michael Gough, Alfred from the Batman movies) has been physically and mentally abusing is wife (Yvonne Mitchell from 1984) and daughter, as well as raising a son to be exactly like him. So they do what any of us would. They kill him. The problem is that he won't stay dead. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CaR3MlEDizU Mitchell and… Continue reading PURE TERROR MONTH: Crucible of Horror (1971)

2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 22: La Noche de Walpurgis (1971)

DAY 22. SEASON OF THE WHICH?: A film set around a holiday. No Halloween though, it's a challenge! La Noche de Walpurgis (released in the United States as The Werewolf vs. The Vampire Woman and in the UK as both Shadow of the Werewolf and Werewolf Shadow) was the fifth time that Paul Naschy played the… Continue reading 2019 Scarecrow Psychotronic Challenge: Day 22: La Noche de Walpurgis (1971)

The Iguana with the Tongue of Fire (1971)

Other than The Ghost, I hadn't seen many Riccardo Freda films before, only really knowing him from not finishing both I Vampiri and Caltiki – The Immortal Monster, films which Mario Bava took to completion. After The Bird with the Crystal Plumage made giallo into a box office success, Freda decided to try his hand at the form. While… Continue reading The Iguana with the Tongue of Fire (1971)