Category Archives: The Fifties
Metropolis – Paramount – 1927 Directed by Fritz Lang. With Brigitte Helm, Alfred Abel, Gustav Fröhlich, Rudolf Klein-Rogge. Flash Gordon – Universal – 1936 Directed by Frederick Stephani. With Buster Crabbe, Jean Rogers, Charles Middleton, Priscilla Lawson. The Phantom Creeps … Continue reading
Asian exploitation films are a breed apart. Unlike their Western counterparts, these movies are steeped in centuries old tradition. No matter how outlandish the circumstances (the nuclear-powered giant turtle, Gamera, springs to mind), the films themselves are informed by the … Continue reading
The Shaggy Dog – Buena Vista – 1959 Directed by Charles Barton. Starring Fred MacMurray, Tommy Kirk, Annette Funicello and Tim Considine.