Come Alive

This was supposed to be our night!- Zoe I decided to start the weekend with something new, only it was more like something old. By which I mean that I watched Adam Randall's 2021 vampire thriller, Night Teeth. It's basically Michael Mann's Collateral (2004) crossed with the vampire politics bits of Blade (1998). This doesn't … Continue reading Come Alive

All Dead Here

One doesn't easily forget, Herr Baron, an arm torn out by the roots.- Inspector Krogh For Day 17, I decided to give Son of Frankenstein (1939) another watch, mostly since I haven't seen it in a few years. Of the three Karloff-led Frankenstein films, I prefer Bride of Frankenstein (1935) for various reasons - preeminent … Continue reading All Dead Here

A Game of Death

After fifteen years, I have returned.- Vitus Verdegast The first time I saw the 1934 Universal feature, The Black Cat, was in a college course on horror films. I had mixed feelings on it at the time; heretofore, my main exposure to Universal's horror output was the expected fare - Frankenstein, the Wolf Man, et … Continue reading A Game of Death