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A trio of tedium!

Advantages: Vincent Price is always worth watching
Disadvantages: Overlong, poor subject matter, lacks intensity

A film-only review. There’s a DVD available from Final Cut Entertainment which will set you back about a tenner, although you can also import a Blu-ray from the States if you have a multi-region player, and a lot more patience with the film than me… In t ...

hogsflesh 21.01.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Twice Told Tales (DVD)

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Crook-back and drag-foot

Advantages: Decent acting, decent production values
Disadvantages: Feels like it should have been much better

A film-only review. A region 2 DVD was released fairly recently, and currently costs £6.50 on amazon. I’ve made do with an old VHS copy, though. This is often described as a horror film, although it’s really a historical epic with a few horror bits. Un ...

hogsflesh 06.01.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Tower Of London (DVD)

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'A Trilogy of Shock and Horror!'

Advantages: Vincent Price, Peter Lorre, Basil Rathbone
Disadvantages: All the stories are a bit rushed

A review of the MGM DVD, available from amazon for about £3.50. It has no extras. Made in 1962, this was the fourth Edgar Allan Poe adaptation director Roger Corman made for AIP. Poe’s stories, while atmospheric, aren’t terribly heavy on plot, and a ...

hogsflesh 24.02.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Tales Of Terror (DVD)

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When it reigns... it pours!

Advantages: Vincent Price, Roger Corman, beautifully shot, great set design
Disadvantages: A bit hammy and camp, and some may not like Vincent Price...

...quiet Sunday with nothing much on television meant a look through our DVD collection for something to watch. We chose a film I had never seen and my fiancé had seen, but years ago – The Masque of the Red Death. This is a horror film from 1964, based on ...

KarenUK 16.05.2011 · Read full review
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Review of The Masque Of The Red Death (DVD)

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SHUDDER... at the blood-stained dance of the Red Death!

Advantages: It looks great and the cast is wonderful
Disadvantages: It's not terribly horrifying

The Film Year: 1964 Director: Roger Corman Stars: Vincent Price, Jane Asher, Patrick Magee More information available here: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0058333/ Roger Corman has become a legendary figure in American exploitation cinema. Th ...

hogsflesh 20.04.2010 · Read full review
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