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The Most Dangerous Game (1932)

“Kill! Then love! When you have known that, you will have known ecstasy!”   [aka The Hounds Of Zaroff] Director:  Ernest B. Schoedsack and Irving Pichel Starring:  Joel McCrea, Leslie Banks, Fay Wray, Robert Armstrong, Noble Johnson, William B. Davidson, … Continue reading

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Jet Over The Atlantic (1959)

“From here on it’s anyone’s guess. The transmitter’s dead. We’re out of touch with the whole world.”   Director:  Byron Haskin Starring:  Guy Madison, Virginia Mayo, George Raft, Argentina Brunetti, George Macready, Ilona Massey, Anna Lee, Brett Halsey, Mary Anderson, … Continue reading

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Halloween (1978)

“I spent eight years trying to reach him, and then another seven trying to keep him locked up, because I realised that what was living behind that boy’s eyes was purely and simply – evil…”   Director:  John Carpenter Starring:  … Continue reading

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Orca (1977)

“Why do you think he sank the other boats and not yours? He deliberately left you your boat because he wants to fight you on the sea…”   Director:  Michael Anderson Starring:  Richard Harris, Charlotte Rampling, Will Sampson, Peter Hooten, … Continue reading

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Anaconda (1997)

“Anacondas are a perfect killing machine. They strike, wrap around you, hold you tighter than your true love – and you get the privilege of hearing your bones break before the power of the embrace causes your veins to explode…” … Continue reading

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Contamination (1980)

“Look at the way his skin and clothes are torn. It’s almost as if—I don’t know, it’s almost as if he exploded. But not because of a bomb: it’s as if he exploded from the inside…”   [aka Alien Arriva Sulla … Continue reading

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Devil Bat’s Daughter (1946)

“Paul Carruthers? Then the girl is—the Devil Bat’s daughter!”   Director:  Frank Wisbar Starring:  Rosemary LaPlanche, John James, Michael Hale, Mollie Lamont, Monica Mars, Nolan Leary, Edward Cassidy, Eddie Kane Screenplay:  Griffin Jay, based upon a story by Leo J. … Continue reading

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The Creeper (1948)

“It is big – too big! We can’t control it! We’d be releasing energies that would result only in mutations, monstrosities, and death!”   Director:  Jean Yarbrough Starring:  Janis Wilson, John Baragrey, Onslow Stevens, Ralph Morgan, June Vincent, Eduardo Ciannelli, … Continue reading

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The Amityville Horror (2005)

“Houses don’t kill people. People kill people.”   Director:  Andrew Douglas Starring:  Ryan Reynolds, Melissa George, Jesse James, Chloë Grace Moretz, Jimmy Bennett, Rachel Nichols, Phillip Baker Hall, Isabel Conner, Annabel Armour, Brendan Donaldson Screenplay:  Scott Kosar, based upon the … Continue reading

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Amityville Dollhouse (1996)

“This is a portal!” “It’s a portal? It’s the welcome mat to Hell!”   Director:  Steve White Starring:  Robin Thomas, Starr Andreeff, Allen Cutler, Jarrett Lennon, Rachel Duncan, Lenore Kasdorf, Franc Ross, Lisa Robin Kelly, Clayton Murray Screenplay:  Joshua Michael Stern … Continue reading

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