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  • The Curse of the Mummy's Tomb 1964

    ★★ Watched 19 Oct, 2014

    Beautifully shot, but also slow, talky, and boring. You have to wait thirty minutes before you even see the mummy, and it takes even longer for him to come back to life and start killing people. When he does kill people, it's not all that impressive (save one shocking death that takes place off screen), and the makeup isn't particularly convincing. Most of the characters were unlikable. Not Hammer's finest hour.

  • Scream, Pretty Peggy 1973

    ★★★½ Watched 14 Oct, 2014

    Very predictable, but entertaining TV movie starring the eternally fabulous Bette Davis, who is hilariously unaffected by the murderous goings-on. Even though I guessed the ending after the first fifteen minutes or so, it was short and sweet, and fun to watch. One of the better 70s TV horror movies.

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  • Sleepaway Camp 1983

    ★★★★★ Rewatched 25 May, 2014 4

    Sleepaway Camp will always hold a special place in my heart, because I'll never forget renting the VHS from the video store years ago. I was young and didn't have access to the Net back then, so I knew absolutely nothing about this movie when I picked the box up off the shelf. The lack of photos from the movie on the back cover didn't help either, but the phony letter from a frightened camper printed on the back in…

  • Dreamaniac 1986

    ★★½ Rewatched 28 Jul, 2013 17

    I don't know why this movie gets as much hate as it does. Sure, it's bad, but it's also fairly amusing, which I think was intentional. Often it seemed like 'Dreamaniac' was supposed to be a horror-comedy, and not many people seem to pick up on that. I'm going to guess that a big reason this movie doesn't have a cult following like 'The Last Slumber Party' is because horror fans are generally comprised of straight men. 'Dreamaniac' was directed…