Tales of Terror (1962)
Film / Horror

Tales of Terror (1962)

For the fourth of their Edgar Allan Poe adaptations, Roger Corman and AIP opted for an anthology of four of the author’s best loved tales (two of them combined into one story), all of them starring series regular Vincent Price and made without a wraparound story save for Price’s narration with tells us that the … Continue reading

V/H/S (2012)
Film / Horror

V/H/S (2012)

The first in a trilogy of hit-and-miss, multi-director films that weld the post-Blair Witch Project (1999) vogue for found footage films with that perennial genre favourite the anthology film. Like all the best portmanteaus, not all of it works but overall this was a creditable, inventive and occasionally even unsettling attempt to try something a … Continue reading