6 Movies To Just Say No To

The following movies all have star power, but we don't know why.  Seems like the stars should've kept their power for something a little better. I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in This House (2016)   In this movie Ruth Wilson (don't know why she agreed to it) comes to take care of an elderly … Continue reading 6 Movies To Just Say No To

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Bloody Birthday (1981)

Directed by Ed Hunt.  Written by Hunt and Barry Pearson.  Starring Downtown Julie Brown, Melinda Cordell, Jose Ferrer, Andy Freeman, Elizabeth Hoy, Billy Jayne, Lori Lethin, K.C. Martel, Joe Penny and Susan Strasberg. Plot: some kids are going around killing people because they were born on a solar eclipse and have no conscience. In opens … Continue reading Bloody Birthday (1981)

The House That Dripped Blood (1971)

Directed by Robert Bloch.  Written by Peter Duffell.  Starring Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Denholm Elliott, Jon Pertwee, Ingrid Pitt, Nyree Dawn Porter and Joss Ackland. Plot: a collection of four shorts told to a detective about a cursed house. METHOD FOR MURDER In this story, a writer comes to the house with his wife to … Continue reading The House That Dripped Blood (1971)

Trilogy of Terror (1975)

Directed by Dan Curtis.  Teleplay written by William F. Nolan, based on stories by Richard Matheson.  Starring Karen Black (in 4 roles), John Karlen, Jim Storm, George Gaynes, Gregory Harrison and Robert Burton. Plot: three short tales are told of tormented women. The first story is "Julie".  Julie is a teacher who is drugged by … Continue reading Trilogy of Terror (1975)

Dead of Night (1946)

Directed by Alberto Cavalcanti, Charles Chrichton, Basil Dearden and Robert Hamer.  Written by John Baines, E.F. Benson, Angus MacPhail and H.G. Wells.  Starring Michael Redgrave, Melvyn Johns, Fredrick Valk, Roland Culver and Sally Ann Howes. Plot: the guests at a country home take turns telling supernatural stories. The first story is The Hearse Driver based … Continue reading Dead of Night (1946)

Return of the Living Dead 3 (1993)

Written by John Penney Directed by Brian Yuzna starring Melinda Clarke, J. Trevor Edmond, Kent McCord and James T. Callahan Plot: Curt and his over zealous girlfriend Julie get themselves into trouble of the zombie variety when they break into his fathers military work place. The third chapter in the Return of the Living Dead … Continue reading Return of the Living Dead 3 (1993)

Return of the Living Dead II (1988)

Written and directed by Ken Wiederhorn.  Starring Thom Mathews, James Karen, Michael Kenworthy, Suzanne Snyder, Dana Ashbrook, Marsh Dietlein, Phil Bruns and Thor Van Lingen. Plot: some little kids find more "zombie barrels" and release more toxic gas that once again revives the dead. Three kids find the barrel, while two grown men, Ed (Karen) … Continue reading Return of the Living Dead II (1988)

Return of the Living Dead (1985)

Written by Dan O'Bannon, John Russo, Rudy Ricci and Russel Streiner Directed by Dan O'Bannon Starring Thom Mathews, James Karen, Clu Gulager, Linnea Quigley, Miguel A Nunez Jr., Don Calfa, Beverly Randolph and Mark Venturini Plot: Employees at a medical supply warehouse inadvertently release a gas that brings the dead back to life Let me … Continue reading Return of the Living Dead (1985)

The Lost Boys (1987)

Directed by Joel Schumacher.  Written by Janice Fischer, James Jeremias and Jeffrey Boam.  Starring Jason Patric, Corey Haim, Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, Jami Gertz, Edward Herrmann, Dianne Wiest, Barnard Hughes, Billy Wirth, Alex Winter and Jamison Newlander. Plot: after moving to a new town, two brothers discover it's riddled with vampires. Michael (Patric) and Sam … Continue reading The Lost Boys (1987)

The Legend of Hell House (1973)

Directed by John Hough.  Written by Richard Matheson, based on his novel, Hell House.  Starring Roddy McDowall, Pamela Franklin, Gayle Hunnicutt and Clive Revill. Plot: a group of researchers spend a week in the "Mount Everest of Haunted Houses" formerly owned by a serial killer and now haunted by him and his victims. The researchers … Continue reading The Legend of Hell House (1973)