From Hell It Came (1957)

Directed by Dan Milner Written by Richard Bernstein Run Time: 73 minutes Tagline: Frightmare! Born of Jungle Witchcraft! Created by a Curse! Dr. William Arnold (Tod Andrews)Mandatory Good Guy, Will refuses to let anything come in between him and the object of his desire: Dr. Terry Mason. Even an Earth shattering scientific find like a [...]

The Capture of Bigfoot (1979)

Written, directed, produced, and edited by Bill Rebane Run Time: 92 minutes The Legendary Creature of Arak (Janus Raudkivi)I can only assume that this guy owed Bill Rebane a huge favor. What else could explain the fact that he ‘voluntarily’ put on a fuzzy suit and tramped around freezing Wisconsin hinterlands for this ridiculous movie? [...]

The Thing (1982)

Directed by John Carpenter Story by John W. Campbell Jr. (Screenplay: Bill Lancaster) Tagline: “Man is The Warmest Place to Hide” Run Time: 109 min “We’re not getting out of here alive…but neither is that thing…“- MacReady I remember when "The Thing" first came out in the theaters. (Yes, I’m that old.) My father had [...]

Mesa of Lost Women (1953)

Directed by Ron Ormond Written by Herbert Tevos Tagline: "A race of deadly spider-women luring men to their death!" Run Time: 70 min Other titles: "Lost Women of Zarpa" “In the continuing war for survival between man and the hexapods, only an utter fool would bet against the insect.”- Narrator Imagine an alternate universe if [...]

The Incredibly Strange Creatures Who Stopped Living and Became Mixed-up Zombies!!? (1964)

Directed by Ray Dennis Steckler Tagline: "SEE: the dancing girls of the carnival murdered by the incredible night creatures of the midway! SEE: the hunchback of the midway fight a duel of death with the mixed up zombies! SEE: the world’s first monster musical!" Run Time: 82 min Other Titles: "Diabolical Dr. Voodoo", "The Incredibly [...]

Horrors of Spider Island (1960)

Written and Directed by Fritz Bottger Tagline: "Shock upon shock! Terror upon terror!" Run Time: 77 min Other Titles: "Ein Toter hing im Netz" “The boys will be surprised when they see how we’ve dressed ourselved up in our island costumes! They promised us real whiskey!”- Hot babe rejoicing at her rescue This horrid German [...]

The Giant Gila Monster (1959)

Written and Directed by Ray Kellogg Tagline: "Only Hell could breed such an enormous beast. Only God could destroy it!" Run Time: 63 min “This is the kind of movie where simple continuity between day and night proves to be a problem…”- James Kendrick , Q NETWORK FILM DESK Review “And the Lord said, laugh, [...]

Devil Girl From Mars (1954)

Directed by David MacDonald Written by James Eastwood Tagline: "Invasion from outer space!" Run Time: 77 min “Mrs. Jamieson, allow me to introduce your newest guest. Ms. Nyah. She comes from Mars.”- Carter One of the hazards of reviewing a "bad" movie is the all too real danger of winding up liking it; a type [...]

The Brain That Wouldn’t Die (1962)

Directed by Joseph Green Written by Rex Carlton and Joseph Green Tagline: "Alive…without a body…fed by an unspeakable horror from hell!" Run Time: 82 min “You’re nothing but a freak of life! And, a freak of death!”- Kurt There’s something delightful about heads and brains in jars, well, the heads and brains that manage to [...]