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October Update

Stanmore Hall aka Inver House, "the orphanage for demonic children" as seen in Nothing but the Night (1972) from British Horror Film Locations by Derek Pykett I finally found time to update The Phantom Playhouse with excerpts & links to the various "horror" related articles I've written for TCM's Movie Morlocks during the past 12… Continue reading October Update

Film, Film: 1920-1959, Film: 1960-1989, Film: 1990-2015

200 Years of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Today marks the 200th birthday of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. It’s a book that I cherish more than any other so I couldn’t let the occasion pass without acknowledging it. While in elementary school at the tender age of ten or eleven I attempted to read Frankenstein for the first time and it forever changed the… Continue reading 200 Years of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Halloween

Happy Halloween from The Phantom Playhouse!

I had hoped I'd have the opportunity to write more brief episode recaps of William Castle's Ghost Story before the month ended but that didn't happen. Despite this I plan to keep updating the Phantom Playhouse when time allows with episode recaps and whatever else floats my boat. I'm also currently compiling some thoughts about… Continue reading Happy Halloween from The Phantom Playhouse!