The Retaliator

The Retaliator, aka. Programmed to Kill (1987) starring Robert Ginty Sandahl Bergman
The Retaliator, aka. Programmed to Kill (1987) starring Robert Ginty, Sandahl Bergman Synopsis of The Retaliator A female, middle eastern, terrorist is captured by the CIA in Greece after an attack on a marketplace. Transported back to the USA, the terrorist undergoes an operation where she is transformed into a...
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Curse of the Swamp Creature

Curse of the Swamp Creature (1966) starring John Agar, Francine York
Curse of the Swamp Creature (1966) starring John Agar, Francine York Synopsis of Curse of the Swamp Creature An oil surveyor is tricked by a trio of criminals into bringing them along on his trip to a swamp land. Where a mad scientist is trying to create a lizard/human hybrid...
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Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde 1931

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931) starring Fredric March, Miriam Hopkins, Rose Hobart, Holmes Herbert, Halliwell Hobbes, Edgar Norton
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (1931) starring Fredric March, Miriam Hopkins, Rose Hobart, Holmes Herbert, Halliwell Hobbes, Edgar Norton Review of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde  Fredric March won an Oscar for his portrayal of Dr. Henry Jekyll — and the bestial Mr. Hyde — and deservedly so.  His portrayal of Hyde as a...
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The Lost One: A Life of Peter Lorre

The Lost One: A Life of Peter Lorre
The Lost One: A Life of Peter Lorre Editorial review of The Lost One: A Life of Peter Lorre courtesy of Amazon.com  Often typecast as a menacing figure, Peter Lorre achieved Hollywood fame first as a featured player and later as a character actor, trademarking his screen performances with...
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Van Helsing

Van Helsing (2004) starring Hugh Jackman, Kate Beckinsale, Richard Roxburgh
Van Helsing (2004) starring Hugh Jackman, Kate Beckinsale, Richard Roxburgh Reviewed by: The Masked Reviewer  Van Helsing (Hugh Jackman) is working for the Vatican as a monster hunter. The Vatican in this film as a holy MI6. They even have their resident Q named Carl (David Wenham) who also doubles as this...
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The Seventh Victim

The Seventh Victim (1943) starring Kim Hunter, Jean Brooks, Tom Conway, Hugh Beaumont, Elizabeth Russell, by Val Lewton
The Seventh Victim (1943) starring Kim Hunter, Jean Brooks, Tom Conway, Hugh Beaumont, Elizabeth Russell, by Val Lewton Reviewed by: The Masked Reviewer  The Seventh Victim begins when Mary Gibson (Kim Hunter) is called to speak to the headmistress of her school. She is informed that her sister hasn’t...
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Necronomicon: Book of the Dead

Necronomicon: Book of the Dead (1993) starring Jeffrey Combs, Bruce Payne, Richard Lynch
Necronomicon: Book of the Dead (1993) starring Jeffrey Combs, Bruce Payne, Richard Lynch Reviewed by: The Masked Reviewer The film begins with H. P. Lovecraft (Jeffrey Combs) visiting a special library when he finds out that they have the Necronomicon. After stealing the keys he travels to the basement where...
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House of Horrors

House of Horrors, starring Martin Kosleck, Rondo Hatton
House of Horrors (1946), starring Martin Kosleck, Rondo Hatton, Alan Napier Reviewed by: The Masked Reviewer  In House of Horrors, Marcel De Lange (Martin Kosleck) is an artist that can barely make a living. He decides that life isn’t worth living so he tries to kill himself, only to save a man called...
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The Wolfman 2010

The Wolfman (2010), starring Benicio Del Toro, Simon Merrells, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt
The Wolfman (2010), starring Benicio Del Toro, Simon Merrells, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Blunt Reviewed by: The Masked Reviewer  The first thing to know is that The Wolfman is a remake of the 1941 film of the same name. But unlike so many other remakes, re-imaginings, or reboots The Wolfman can stand on...
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Supernatural

Supernatural, starring Carol Lombard, Alan Rinehart, Lyman Williams, Beryle Mercer, William Farnum, William Farnum, Randolph Scott, Vivienne Osborn
Supernatural, starring Carol Lombard, Alan Rinehart, Lyman Williams, Beryle Mercer, William Farnum, William Farnum, Randolph Scott, Vivienne Osborn Synopsis of Supernatural  Supernatural stars Hollywood legend Carole Lombard as a woman possessed by a murderer’s dark soul. Roma (Carole Lombard), whose twin brother has recently been murdered, becomes easy prey for a corrupt medium who arranges...
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