Does anyone know of any hotels with a year-round Halloween or horror theme? Over on our sister blog, Remembering Christmas, we wrote up today a story about a hotel with a Christmas theme named Santa’s Lodge.  That got us to thinking about the fact that we’ve never heard of any hotel with a Halloween or […]

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Disney released a Haunted Mansion movie back in 2004 to … less than favorable reviews.  And it seems that the studio is ready to give it another go. Based on the popular Disney Haunted Mansion theme park ride, the new film was announced this week at the San Diego Comic Con.  No real details were […]

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Normally when you think “Hallmark Ornaments”, you think all sorts of Christmas stuff, but there is some definite gems there for the Halloween lovers, also. The Hallmark Christmas ornaments have started coming out for this year, and there are at least two that should appeal to Halloween fans.  There is the Jack Skellington “Jack Skellington’s […]

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What happens when a mad scientist wants to turn everyone in America into a “zombie”? Why of course she tests it out on some unsuspecting teens.  I know that’s where I’d start. Wikipedia lists some of the major problems with this “film”: The movie was criticized for its use of stock footage from feature films […]

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White Zombie was made in 1932, and is indeed the film that Rob Zombie got the name for his 1980’s/1990’s band from. It stars Bela Lugosi which makes it an instant horror classic, so make sure to check out this film!

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Based on the classic novel by Victor Hugo published in 1831, this 1923 film was the second movie adaptation of the Hunchback of Notre Dame. Once again it is another testament to why Lon Chaney is considered one of the greatest silent film actors, as we also showed you in The Phantom of the Opera. […]

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This 1925 film adaptation of The Phantom Of The Opera was the first of many to tackle the original story by Gaston Leroux that was originally published in 1909. While it has become most famous for the Andrew Lloyd Weber musical version, this silent film version starred the gamous horror actor, Lon Chaney. The face […]

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This 1920 version of the story was actually the fourth film adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s novella, The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. It is most notable for starring the famous John Barrymore. One of the major departures from the original story is the inclusion of the character of Millicent Carew who […]

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Okay, so not all questionable horror movies come from the 1950’s and 1960’s. This sequel to the original The Blob was released in 1972, and is the only feature film directed by Larry Hagman, better known as J.R. on Dallas and from I Dream of Jeanie. Yes, it probably isn’t going to make you want […]

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Directed by the infamous Roger Corman, you immediately know this film will be … well … quality. Creature From The Haunted Sea has been listed both as a horror film and as a comedy, so it’s your call. Here is the description of the plot from Wikipedia: After smuggling a strong box of the Cuban […]

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