How VFX Turned Javier Bardem Into the Creepiest ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Ghost Villain Ever

How VFX Turned Javier Bardem Into the Creepiest ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ Ghost Villain Ever With Javier Bardem playing the vengeful ghost pirate Salazar in “Dead Men Tell No Tales,” the “Kon-Tiki” directing team of Joachim Rønning and Espen Sandberg knew they had to come up with a unique ...

Invisible Ghost

Bela Lugosi fan alert! This Monogram horror opus is yet another narrative-challenged fumble of unmotivated, incomprehensible characters… but Bela’s great in it, in a central role. He’s a sympathetic, ...

March 21st Blu-ray & DVD Releases Include Robocop Sequels, Teen Witch, Wolf Creek Season 1

March 21st is a big day for cult film fans, not to mention all you RoboCop enthusiasts out there, as Tuesday has a variety of horror and sci-fi offerings that you’ll undoubtedly want to add to your ...

Invisible Ghost (1941) Blu-ray / DVD Release Details & Cover Art

"Murder follows murder" in the Bela Lugosi-starring Invisible Ghost, coming out on Blu-ray and DVD in March from Kino Lorber, and you can now get a look at the cover art and list of special features ...

Invisible Ghost

A haunted Bela Lugosi prowls his mansion and lurks in shadowy doorways as houseguests bite the dust in this 64 minute tangle of mind control, mysterious doubles and dual-personalities. Nascent noir ...

Bela Lugosi Meets a Brooklyn Gorilla

Next week at Tfh we're featuring a modest tribute to Bela! ... Lugosi, of course. The films include Invisible Ghost (helmed by Gun Crazy's Joseph H. Lewis), 1947's Scared To Death, and the subject of ...

So Dark

So Dark the Night is playing on 8 December, 2012 at 92YTribeca in the Mubi-presented series The Great Scott. *** So Dark the Night is one of the best films of the estimable Joseph H. Lewis, one of ...

"Supernatural" Recap: "Night of Drunken Chivalry"

After the severe emotional turmoil that was last week’s episode, I figure we all needed a couple of drinks to calm us down. Evidently, the Supernatural Ptb thought so, too. So grab a bottle or two, ...

Trailers From Hell Volume Two DVD Review

“Any movie can be great at 2 1/2 minutes!” For those of you who may be wondering what Trailers From Hell is but have taken the time to read this review, you are about to be introduced to what will ...

Trailers From Hell! Volume 2 – DVD Review

The Trailers: Being the trailer nerd that I am, I am happy to announce that Joe Dante and company are back with their latest round of cogent commentaries from gurus : Brian Trenchard-Smith: Devil ...

Trailers from Hell Volume 2 Available for Pre-Order

If you share any of my tastes, Shout! Factory puts out some pretty sweet stuff. From classics and hard-to-find gems to being the official distributor for the greatest television show of all time ...

Shadows of Film Noir: Gun Crazy

Shadows of Film Noir: Gun Crazy The Subject Joseph H. Lewis' Gun Crazy: made in 1949 and released in January of 1950 by United Artists. (Sometimes known as "Deadly Is the Female.") It has been selected for inclusion in the Library ...