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Unseen Evil (2001)

Unseen Evil is a 2001 low-budget direct-to-video horror film starring Richard Hatch, best known for his role as Apollo in the original Battlestar Galactica.  The plot of the film centers around a college professor, played by Hatch, who is leading … Continue reading

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Dracula (1958)

Titled Horror of Dracula in the U.S., Hammer Films’ first Dracula feature stars Peter Cushing as the intense and driven Professor Van Helsing who, armed with the requisite crucifixes, garlic, wooden stakes, and vast knowledge of the undead, is determined … Continue reading

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The Raking (2017)

Inspired by the eerie internet created creature known as the Rake, this direct-to-video offering follows a group of college students attempting to verify or disprove the urban legend for a class assignment.  The isolated setting in the desert of southern … Continue reading

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To All a Goodnight (1980)

This independent low-budget shocker from 1980 holds the distinction of being the first killer Santa slasher film, beating Christmas Evil into theaters by 11 months.  While a killer Santa briefly appeared in the opening segment of 1972’s Tales From the … Continue reading

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13 Best Halloween-themed Horror Films

Tales of Halloween (2015) Tales of Halloween, an anthology-style horror film, features ten stories that are packed into a tight 92-minute running time.  The stories, all taking place in the same suburban town on Halloween night, run the gamut from … Continue reading

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Werewolves on Wheels (1971)

With the success of Easy Rider (1969), films featuring free-spirited anti-hero motorcycle gangs were popular among the teenage theatergoers.  Werewolves on Wheels intended to cash in on this trend and, in true exploitation film fashion, on the increase in popularity … Continue reading

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The Children (1980)

An accident at a nearby nuclear power plant releases a thick radioactive fog that drifts through a small country community.  A bus full of school children returning home from school drives through the fog and is later found abandoned on … Continue reading

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The Intruder Within (1981)

In the Antarctic, the Zortron 101 oil rig is drilling at extreme depths to find new oil reserves.  The company, desiring to keep their operation secret, fabricates records to show the oil rig is in Valparaiso for repairs and restricts … Continue reading

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Nightmare City (1980)

Dean Miller, a reporter at the local news station, is sent to the airport to interview an expert on radiation following a leak at a nuclear power plant.  While he waits for the expert’s plane to arrive, an unidentified plane … Continue reading

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Dagon (2001)

Paul Marsh, along with his girlfriend Barbara, vacation with their friends Vicky and Howard aboard Howard’s sailboat off the coast of Spain.  A sudden violent storm rolls in and the vessel is thrown onto the rocks, beaching it and damaging … Continue reading

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