Tag: Edgar Allan Poe

The Tell-Tale Heart 1953 REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES celebrates the rediscovery of lost British horror gem, The Tell-Tale Heart 1953

Lady Eleanor (1971) rockets Lindisfarne to top of charts

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES examines what happened when Edgar Allan Poe collided with one of Tyneside's most beloved bands: Lindisfarne's classic Lady Eleanor

Edgar Allan Poe’s English Gothic Inspiration

RICK HALE links American writer Edgar Allan Poe's English connections as a young man to his love of the Gothic Horror
The Raven 1934 Review

The Raven 1935 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

The Black Cat 1934 REVIEW

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

Shadow Of The Cat 1961 REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at Hammer's tale of murder, a loyal cat and a dash of Edgar Allan Poe

The Fall Of The House Of Usher 1949 REVIEW

RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks in Brit-Horror's dark corners for this obscure Poe adaptation
Cry of the Banshee 1970 with Vincent Price

15 things you didn’t know about Vincent Price’s Cry of the Banshee 1970

PETER FULLER tells us interesting facts about Cry of the Banshee 1970 starring Vincent Price

The Fall of the Louse of Usher 2002 REVIEW

SIMON BALL reviews The Fall of the Louse of Usher, Ken Russell's final full-length picture
The Premature Burial 1962

The Premature Burial 1962 REVIEW

PETER FULLER reviews The Premature Burial 1962 with Ray Milland and Hazel Court
Cry of the Banshee 1970

Cry of the Banshee (1970) Review

PETER FULLER reviews the 1970 British horror, Cry of the Banshee
The Tell-Tale Heart 1960

The Tell-Tale Heart 1960 REVIEW

The Tell-Tale Heart 1960 is a very loose interpretation of the Edgar Allan Poe classic short story, says ANN MASSEY

The Masque of the Red Death 1964 REVIEW

ANDREW GARVEY reviews the Roger Corman-directed British horror classic, The Masque of the Red Death 1964

The Raven vs Dracula: A Comparison

Howard Jackson compares Bram Stoker's gothic masterpiece Dracula with the equally terrifying work of Edgar Allan Poe.

Tomb of Ligeia 1964 REVIEW

Tomb of Ligeia 1964 - directed by Roger Corman in England - reviewed by ADAM SCOVELL

Hazel Court Horror Queen BOOK REVIEW

Hazel Court Horror Queen is reviewed by David Saunderson

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