Tag: Boris Karloff Films

Boris Karloff films include Frankenstein, The Mummy, The Black Cat, The Raven, The Body Snatcher and many others.

Curse of the Crimson Altar 1968 REVIEW

Curse Of The Crimson Altar 1968 is a good-dated thriller with moments of fun, says TERRY SHERWOOD

The Comedy of Terrors 1963 REVIEW

The Comedy of Terrors 1963 brings together horror’s finest, but wastes the opportunity, says TERRY SHERWOOD

Corridors of Blood 1958 REVIEW

Boris Karloff and Christopher Lee in Corridors of Blood 1959
Corridors of Blood 1958 with Boris Karloff and Christopher Lee is a solid yet slightly clichéd historical horror film, says TERRY SHERWOOD

The Sorcerers 1967 REVIEW

The Sorcerers 1967 is worth digging out to see a fine performance from Boris Karloff, says TERRY SHERWOOD

Targets 1968 REVIEW

Targets 1968 was a perfect bookend to the career of monster maestro Boris Karloff, says TERRY SHERWOOD

Black Sabbath 1963 REVIEW

Boris Karloff in Black Sabbath 1963
Black Sabbath 1963, by celebrated Italian director Mario Bava , was Boris Karloff's only vampiric role. TERRY SHERWOOD takes a look at the classic horror anthology.

Die Monster Die! 1965 REVIEW

Boris Karloff in Die Monster Die
TERRY SHERWOOD takes a look at Die Monster Die! 1965, one of Boris Karloff's last great films

The Ghoul 1933 REVIEW: When Karloff met British Horror

MARK FRYERS looks back on The Ghoul 1933 - Boris Karloff's first British film...

The Old Dark House 1932 REVIEW

The Old Dark House
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES reveals The Old Dark House aka what director James Whale did after 1931's Frankenstein...

The Raven 1935 REVIEW

The Raven 1934 Review
Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi's second collaboration, the Edgar Allan Poe-inspired The Raven (1935). Review by RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES.

The Black Cat 1934 REVIEW

The Black Cat 1934
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at The Black Cat 1934, the first encounter between Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi!!

The Black Room 1935 REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES reflects on a double-role for Boris Karloff, starring in period chiller The Black Room.

The Boogie Man Will Get You 1942 REVIEW

The Boogie Man Will Get You 1942
The Boogie Man Will Get You 1942 is a Columbia quickie which teams up two horror favourites, RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES says

House of Frankenstein 1944 REVIEW

TERRY SHERWOOD reviews Universal Horrorfest. House of Frankenstein (1944)

The Body Snatcher 1945 REVIEW

Body Snatcher 1945 Boris Karloff
The Body Snatcher 1945 starring Boris Karloff is the definition of psychological horror, says ANN MASSEY

The Man Who Changed His Mind 1936 REVIEW

ANDREW GARVEY reviews the Karloff classic, The Man Who Changed His Mind 1936

Son of Frankenstein 1939 REVIEW

Son of Frankenstein 1939 was one of Universal Studio's last great horrors, says DAVID SAUNDERSON

The Mask of Fu Manchu 1932 REVIEW

Boris Karloff eats up the screen in The Mask of Fu Manchu 1932, says DAVID SAUNDERSON

The Mummy 1932 REVIEW

The Mummy 1932
ANDREW GARVEY reviews the Karloff classic, The Mummy 1932

Bride of Frankenstein 1935 REVIEW

Bride of Frankenstein 1935 showcases all of James Whale’s wonderfully subversive and quintessentially British qualities, says ADAM SCOVELL

The Raven 1963 REVIEW

Roger Corman’s comedy The Raven starring Price, Karloff and Lorre is great fun.

Frankenstein 1931 REVIEW

Frankenstein 1931
Frankenstein 1931 made Boris Karloff a star. DAVID SAUNDERSON reviews the classic Universal horror.


Reading Goal’s Last Man Hanged: John Gould

last hanging at Reading Gaol
NICOLA CARPENTER describes the unspeakably brutal crime that lead the last man to be hanged at Reading Gaol

Children of the Stones: Essential Episode Guide

Children of the Stones
Children of the Stones was called the scariest TV programme every made for children, says CHRIS NEWTON

The Lives of Three Curious Cunning Folk

Cunning Folk were practitioners of folk magic through the ages. CALLUM CAMPBELL tells us about the lives of three of the most interesting Cunning Folk in history

The Badger in Superstition and Spellcraft

The Badger in Superstition and Spellcraft
Badgers are entrenched in British and Irish Folklore with many believing they have supernatural power, says HELEN JR BRUCE

Shrewsbury: 5 Haunted Places to Visit

Shrewsbury is an ancient, medieval town with a spooky, haunted feel. Here are 5 of its most haunted places to visit.