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Tag: Terence Fisher

The Golden Mask (1953)

aka South of Algiers Long before Spielberg and Lucas turned archaeology into big screen adventures that enthralled us all, Hollywood flirted with the subject on numerous occasions beyond the Universal […]

The Evil of Frankenstein (1964)

Of the six Frankenstein films that starred Peter Cushing as The Baron under the Hammer Films banner, Evil is the one title that most Hammer fans seem to agree on. […]

Night of the Big Heat (1967)

aka Island of the Burning Damned As this Terence Fischer directed sci-fi effort is not based in a Gothic setting and isn’t part of the Hammer series of monster films, […]

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)

What’s not to love when Doyle’s famous sleuth, Sherlock Holmes gets the full color treatment mixed with a dash of Hammer Horror featuring Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee? As is […]

The Man Who Could Cheat Death (1959)

During the first wave of success from the studio that dripped blood, Hammer Films, not every thriller cast Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee as antagonists in the lead roles. While […]

Home To Danger (1951)

Just before director Terence Fisher cemented his place in the hearts of fantasy film lovers due to his association with Hammer Films Studios he helmed a selection of Noir based […]

Why Horror? Why Not?

It’s that time of year again when I’m about to embark on a scare filled run of horror films and why I love them so. It’s always fun to rekindle some memories that […]

Blackout (1954)

Like many actors of his era, Dane Clark found himself overseas during the fifties making films in authentic European locations. In this case Clark was working at the famed Hammer […]

The Revenge of Frankenstein (1958)

YOUR BLOOD WILL CONGEAL! I love that line. It’s in the film’s trailer for this the first sequel to Hammer’s The Curse of Frankenstein released the year previously. This film […]

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a personal odyssey through film

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Watching the strangest movies - so you don't have to...

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Methodically replaying every game of the 1978 baseball season!

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Looking Deeper at The Best Classic Movies

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Movies, Television, Books....Everything Noir

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by John Bengtson "the great detective of silent film locations" New York Times

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Uncovering the silent era

The Canadian Cinephile

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The annex to John Grant's *A Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Film Noir*

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Once upon a screen...

...a classic film and TV blog

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. . where the worlds of film noir and pre-code collide . .

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Enjoying mystery, crime and suspense in all media

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They Don't Make 'Em Like They Used To

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classic movie views for the classic and not-so-classic movie fan

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