What could be better for Halloween than the new Blu-Ray release of Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection , with deluxe editions of eight classics: ”Dracula” (1931, 75 min.), “Frankenstein” (1931, 71 min.), “The Mummy” (1932, 74 min.), “The Invisible […]
“And I would have gotten away with it if not for you meddling kids!” Scooby-Doo and his pals are the ultimate in funny-scary. Created for television by Hanna-Barbera in 1969, the stories of investigations of haunted amusement parks and mysterious […]
One of my favorite Halloween movies for older kids is the original Poltergeist. The scares are great but what makes it work are the human characters.
People often ask me if I’ve ever walked out of a movie. Fortunately, I seem to have an endless tolerance and sometimes even affection for bad movies. But just once, I did insist on leaving the theater, and a delightful […]