H Movies

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H. G. Wells’ The New Invisible Man (1957)

H. G. Wells’ The Shape of Things to Come (1976)

The H-Man (1958)

Habeas Corpus (1928)

El hacha diabolica (1965)

Hail (1973)

Half Human (1957)

The Halfway House (1944)

Halloween (1978)

Halloween II (1981)

Halloween III: Season of the Witch (1982)

Halloween with the New Addams Family (1977)

An Hallucinated Alchemist (1897)

The Hallucinations of Baron Munchausen (1911)

Ham and the Sausage Factory (1915)

Die Hamburger Krankheit (1979)

Hamlet (1913)

Hamlet (1921)

Hammersmith is Out (1972)

The Hand (1960)

The Hand (1981)

Hand of Death (1962)

Hand of Power (1968)

The Hand of the Artist (1907)

Hands of a Stranger (1962)

The Hands of Orlac (1925)

The Hands of Orlac (1961)

Hands of the Ripper (1972)

Hangar 18 (1980)

The Hanging Woman (1973)

Hangover Square (1945)

Hans Christian Andersen (1952)

Hansel and Gretel (1908)

Hansel and Gretel (1954)

Hansel and Gretel (1954) Animated

Hansel und Gretel Verliefen Sich im Wald (1970)

Happy Birthday to Me (1981)

Happy Birthday, Wanda June (1971)

The Happy Cobblers (1952)

Happy Ever After (1954)

Happy Land (1943)

Hardware Wars (1977)

The Hare-Brained Hypnotist (1942)

Hare Ribbin’ (1944)

Hare Remover (1946)

Hare Tonic (1945)

The Harlem Globetrotters on Gilligan’s Island (1981)

Harlequin (1931)

Harlequin’s Story (1907)

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)

The Harryhausen Chronicles (1998)

Harvey (1950)

Hasher’s Delirium (1910)

The Hat With Many Surprises (1901)

Hatchet for the Honeymoon (1970)

Haunted (1979)

The Haunted Bedroom (1913)

Haunted Cafe (1911)

The Haunted Castle (1896)

The Haunted Castle (1897)

The Haunted Castle (1921)

The Haunted Cat (1951)

The Haunted Curiosity Shop (1901)

Haunted Gold (1932)

Haunted Harbor (1944)

The Haunted Hotel (1907)

The Haunted House (1921)

The Haunted House (1929)

The Haunted House of Horror (1969)

The Haunted Mouse (1941)

The Haunted Mouth (1974)

The Haunted Palace (1963)

Haunted Ranch (1943)

The Haunted Range (1926)

Haunted Spooks (1920)

The Haunted Strangler (1958)

The Haunting (1963)

The Haunting of Julia (1977)

The Haunting of M. (1979)

A Haunting We Will Go (1939)

Haunts (1977)

Haunts of the Very Rich (1972)

Hauser’s Memory (1970)

Have a Heart (1928)

Have a Nice Weekend (1975)

Have Rocket, Will Travel (1959)

Have You Got Any Castles (1938)

Hawk of the Wilderness (1938)

Hawk the Slayer (1980)

The Hawks and the Sparrows (1966)

Hay muertos que no hacen ruido (1946)

He Who Gets Slapped (1924)

He Knows You’re Alone (1980)

The Head (1959)

Heading for Heaven (1947)

The Headless Eyes (1971)

The Headless Ghost (1959)

The Headless Horseman (1922)

The Headless Horseman (1934)

The Hearse (1980)

Heartbeeps (1981)

Heart’s Haven (1922)

Heaven Can Wait (1943)

Heaven Can Wait (1978)

Heaven Only Knows (1947)

The Heavenly Body (1943)

Heavenly Daze (1948)

Heavenly Music (1943)

Heavy Metal (1981)

Heavy Traffic (1973)

Hector’s Hectic Life (1948)

Die Heinzelmannchen (1956)

The Helicopter Spies (1968)

Hell-Bent for Election (1944)

Hell Night (1981)

Hell of the Living Dead (1980)

Hellhole (1985)

Hello Down There (1969)

Hell’s Bells (1929)

Hell’s Fire (1934)

The Hellstrom Chronicle (1971)

Hellzapoppin’ (1941)

Help! (1965)

Hen Hop (1942)

The Hen that Laid the Golden Eggs (1905)

The Henderson Monster (1980)

The Henpecked Duck (1941)

Henry Aldrich Haunts a House (1943)

Her Husband’s Affairs (1947)

Her Jungle Love (1938)

Her Majesty’s Top Gun (1977)

Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo (1977)

Herbie Rides Again (1974)

Hercules (1983)

Hercules Against Rome (1964)

Hercules Against the Barbarians (1964)

Hercules Against the Mongols (1963)

Hercules Against the Moon Men (1964)

Hercules Against the Sons of the Sun (1964)

Hercules and the Captive Women (1961)

Hercules and the Princess of Troy (1965)

Hercules and the Tyrants of Babylon (1964)

Hercules in New York (1969)

Hercules in the Haunted World (1961)

Hercules in the Vale of Woe (1963)

Hercules of the Desert (1964)

Hercules, Prisoner of Evil (1964)

Hercules, Samson and Ulysses (1963)

Hercules the Avenger (1965)

Hercules Unchained (1959)

Here Comes Mr. Jordan (1941)

Herencia macabra (1940)

The Herncrake Witch (1912)

Der Herr der Welt (1934)

Der Herr im Haus (1940)

Hexen Geschandet und zu Tode Gequalt (1973)

Die Hexer (1964)

Hey Diddle Diddle (1935)

The Hidden Hand (1942)

The Hideous Sun Demon (1959)

High Plains Drifter (1973)

High Tor (1956)

High Treason (1928)

Highly Dangerous (1950)

Hilfe ich bin Unsichtbar (1951)

Hillbillys in a Haunted House (1967)

The Hills Have Eyes (1977)

The Hills Have Eyes Part II (1984)

Himmelskibet (1918)

The Hindoo Fakir (1902)

Hiroku Kaibyoden (1969)

His Prehistoric Past (1914)

Histoires extraordinares a faire pier ou a faire rire (1949)

The Hitcher (1986)

Hittin’ the Trail for Hallelujah Land (1931)

The Hobbit (1977)

Hoffmanns Erzahlungen (1916)

Hoffmanns Erzahlungen (1923)

Hokus Pokus (1949)

Hold that Ghost (1941)

Hold That Hypnotist (1957)

Hold that Line (1952)

The Hole in the Wall (1929)

Holiday Highlights (1940)

Holiday Land (1934)

Hollywood Capers (1935)

Hollywood Chainsaw Hookers (1988)

Hollywood Ghost Stories (1986)

Hollywood Horror House (1969)

Hollywood Meat Cleaver Massacre (1977)

The Hollywood Revue of 1929 (1929)

The Hollywood Strangler Meets the Skid Row Slasher (1979)

Holocaust 2000 (1977)

El Hombre sin rostro (1950)

El hombre y el bestia (1973)

Home Sweet Home (1981)

Homebodies (1974)

Homicidal (1961)

L’homme aimonte (1907)

L’homme qui vendit son ame (1943)

Homunculus Part IV (1916)

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1985)

Honeymoon (1985)

Honeymoon Horror (1982)

The Honeymoon Killers (1969)

Hooligan Assists the Magician (1900)

Hop Harrigan (1946)

The Hope Diamond Mystery (1921)

Hoppity Pop (1946)

L’horloge magique ou La petite fille qui voulait ete prinesse (1928)

The Horn Blows at Midnight (1945)

Un horrible cauchemar (1902)

The Horrible Dr. Hichcock (1962)

The Horrible Sexy Vampire (1977)

Horror Castle (1963)

Horror Express (1973)

Horror Hospital (1973)

Horror Hotel (1960)

Horror Island (1941)

Horror of Dracula (1958)

The Horror of Frankenstein (1970)

The Horror if It All (1963)

The Horror of Party Beach (1964)

Horror of the Zombies (1974)

Horror Rises from the Tomb (1973)

The Horrors of Burke and Hare (1972)

Horrors of Spider Island (1960)

Horrors of the Black Museum (1959)

Horton Hatches the Egg (1942)

Hospital Massacre (1981)

Host to a Ghost (1947)

Hot Cross Bunny (1948)

Hot Dog (1930)

Hot to Trot (1988)

Hot Water (1924)

Houdini (1953)

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1914)

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1939)

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)

The Hound of the Baskervilles (1972)

The House at the Edge of the Park (1980)

House Hunting Mice (1947)

A House in Nightmare Park (1977)

House of Blood (1973)

The House in the Woods (1959)

House of Dark Shadows (1970)

House of Darkness (1940)

House of Dracula (1945)

House of Fear (1939)

The House of Fear (1945)

The House of Frankenstein (1945)

House of Horrors (1946)

House of Magic (1939)

House of Mortal Sin (1976)

House of Mystery (1934)

House of Mystery (1961)

House of Secrets (1936)

The House of Seven Corpses (1974)

House of the Black Death (1965)

House of the Damned (1963)

House of the Damned (1974)

House of the Living Dead (1974)

The House of the Seven Gables (1940)

The House of Tomorrow (1949)

House of Usher (1960)

House of Wax (1953)

House on Bare Mountain (1962)

House on Haunted Hill (1958)

The House on Skull Mountain (1974)

House on Straw Hill (1976)

The House that Jack Built (1900)

The House that Dripped Blood (1971)

The House that Screamed (1969)

The House that Vanished (1973)

The House that Would Not Die (1970)

The House Where Evil Dwells (1981)

How a Mosquito Operates (1912)

How Awful about Allan (1970)

How Doooo You Do!!!! (1945)

How He Missed His Train (1900)

How I Won the War (1967)

How it Feels to be Run Over (1900)

How the Old Woman Caught the Omnibus (1903)

How to Make a Doll (1968)

How to Make a Monster (1958)

How to Steal the World (1968)

How to Stuff a Wild Bikini (1965)

How War Came (1941)

Howard the Duck (1986)

Howdy Doody’s Christmas (1951)

A Howling in the Woods (1971)

Hu-Man (1975)

Huey’s Ducky Daddy (1953)

Huis clos (1954)

Hula-La (1951)

Human Beasts (1980)

The Human Duplicators (1965)

Human Experiments (1979)

Human Feelings (1978)

The Human Fly (1902)

The Human Monster (1939)

The Human Vapor (1960)

The Humanoid (1979)

Humanoid Woman (1981)

Humanoids from the Deep (1980)

Humorous Phases of Funny Faces (1906)

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1923)

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1939)

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1956)

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1976)

The Hunchbadk of Soho (1966)

The Hunchback of the Morgue (1973)

Der Hund von Baskerville (1936)

Der Hund von Blackwood Castle (1968)

Hundra (1983)

Hunger (1974)

Hunter (1973)

Hunter of the Unknown (1966)

The Hunters of the Golden Cobra (1982)

Hurricane Island (1951)

Hush…Hush, Sweet Charlotte (1964)

Hyde Park Corner (1935)

The Hyena of London (1964)

Hyper Alien: People from Another Star (1986)

The Hypnotic Eye (1960)

The Hypnotist (1957)

Hypnotized (1932)

Hypnotized (1952)

Hysteria (1965)

Hysterical (1983)

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Dr. Jekyll’s Dungeon of Death (1979)

Dr. Jekyll’s Dungeon of Death (1979)

Article 6063 by Dave Sindelar

Date: 7-31-2022

Directed by James Wood

Featuring James Mathers, John F. Kearney, Dawn Carver Kelly

Country: U.S.

What it is: Much scenery was chewed during the making of this movie.

A mad descendant of the original Dr. Jekyll experiments with a version of his ancestor’s serum enhanced by Nazis.  He tries to get a sane scientist to help him out by kidnapping the latter’s daughter.
This is such a cheap and shoddy little movie that one is tempted to just point to its financial shortcomings and be done with it, but that’s a little too easy. As an example, I’ve seen the movie criticized for much of it being underlit, and though I’ve occasionally criticized some movies for that very reason, that’s not a problem here; because what you do see is sufficient for the purposes of the story. No, my problem comes down to the script in that a) the story is not well told and b) even if it were, it wouldn’t be worth telling. It’s one of those movies where you know where it’s going after the first ten minutes and that most of the time spent watching the movie is waiting for the end scene where practically everyone will die.  There are at least two performers here who are way over the top, and perhaps the most impressive sequences (the martial arts fights) are marred by the fact that they don’t look anything like the rage-filled acts of violence the plot requires them to be and instead look just like choreographed martial arts fights. Ultimately, the movie is a bore and never even begins to look like it might not be. A waste of time.

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)

Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991)
Article 6062 by Dave Sindelar
Date: 7-23-2022
Directed by Nicholas Meyer
Featuring William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, DeForest Kelley
Country: USA
What it is: The end of an era

Kirk and McCoy get framed for the murder of a Klingon High Chancellor, Spock and the rest of the Enterprise crew must solve the mystery and rescue their friends from a Klingon prison colony.

This movie more or less marked the end of the original “Star Trek” from the sixties and begins setting things up for the follow-up *Star Trek: The Next Generation”. It’s not as good as the second and fourth movies of the series, but a definite improvement over the fifth of the series. There are a few touches that don’t quite work, but overall, it’s a good story with strong direction and a decent script. The Shakespeare references get a bit tiresome after a while, but I do like the Peter Pan reference that ends the movie. And I wish there was more of David Warner in the movie, but you can’t always get what you want.

Devil Dog: The Hound From Hell (1978)

Devil Dog: The Hound from Hell (1978)
Article 6061 by Dave Sindelar
Date: 7-15-2022
Directed by Curtis Harrington
Featuring Richard Crenna, Yvette Mimieux, Kim Richards
Country: USA
What it is: Not a good boy

A suburban family is given a puppy as a gift, but it turns out to be an evil force that possesses the family and kills anyone who threatens it.

What this TV-Movie amounts to is a variation of THE OMEN in which the Antichrist is replaced with a demon dog. And for what it is, it’s passable at best, I suppose, but there are some annoyances; there’s some silly dialogue and the score is truly tedious. It’s biggest problem is the snail’s pace of the story; quite frankly, you could ignore it for several minutes at a time and be confident you haven’t missed anything important. For a while I thought this was going to prove to be one of those TV-movies not intended as a pilot, but check in on the last five minutes and you’ll catch them setting it up. I’m glad they didn’t bite: imagine a version of KOLCHAK: THE NIGHT STALKER in which characters less interesting than Kolchak chase the same monster every week.

Dr. Strange (1978)

Dr. Strange (1978)
Article 6060 by Dave Sindelar
Date: 7-2-2022
Directed by Philip DeGuere Jr.
Featuring Peter Hooten, Clyde Kusatsu, Jessica Walters
Country: USA
What it is: Failed series pilot, comic book subgenre

Ancient sorceress Morgan LeFey is sent to Earth by the forces of evil to prevent a sorcerer from passing his powers to his successor, thereby making sure an origin story doesn’t take place.

If the trivia section of IMDB is correct, this was one of Stan Lee’s favorites among the comic book adaptations he worked on during the seventies. It’s definitely a failed pilot; the movie makes all the moves you’d expect from something intended to launch one. However, the movie failed to garner much attention from an audience probably watching “ROOTS” at the time. Still, I do wonder if it would have flown as a series. In my own estimation, if they found a different score and were careful with the special effects, they might have pulled it off. In my own opinion, it’s okay at best, and I personally felt it was the type of story for which it would have been better to save for an era when the special effects had reached a higher level.

G Movies

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The G.I. Executioner (1971)

G-Men Never Forget (1948)

G-Men vs. the Black Dragon (1943)

Gabriel Over the White House (1933)

Galathea: Das Lebende Marmorbild (1935)

Galaxina (1980)

Galaxy Express (1979)

The Galaxy Invader (1985)

Galaxy of Terror (1981)

Gallery of Horror (1967)

A Game of Death (1945)

Gamera (1965)

Gamera; Guardian of the Universe (1995)

Gamera – Super Monster (1980)

Gamera 3: The Revenge of Iris (1999)

Gamera 2: Attack of Legion (1996)

Gamera vs. Barugon (1966)

Gamera vs. Gaos (1967)

Gamera vs. Monster X (1970)

Gamera vs. Zigra (1971)

Games (1967)

The Gamma People (1956)

Gammera the Invincible (1966)

Gandy’s Dream Girl (1944)

Gang Busters (1942)

Ganja & Hess (1973)

Die Gansehirtin am Brunnen (1979)

Gappa, the Triphibian Monster (1967)

The Garden Murder Case (1936)

Garden of the Dead (1974)

Gargoyles (1972)

The Gas House Kids in Hollywood (1947)

Gas-s-s-s (1971)

Gaslight (1940)

The Gaucho (1927)

Gawain and the Green Knight (1973)

Gee Whiz-z-z-z-z-z-z (1956)

Das Geheimnis der Chinesischen Nelke (1964)

Das Geheimnis der Gelben Narzissen (1961)

Geisha Girl (1952)

Der Geisterzug (1927)

Gekko Kamen (1958)

Gemini Man (1976)

Les generations comiques (1909)

Genesis II (1973)

Genevieve de Brabant (1907)

The Genii of Darkness (1962)

The Genii of Fire (1908)

Genius at Work (1946)

Gentleman Jekyll and Driver Hyde (1950)

Genuine (1920)

Georges Melies, Cinema Magician (1978)

Georgie and the Dragon (1951)

Gertie the Dinosaur (1914)

Gertie the Dinosaur (1915)

Der gestiefelte Kater (1955)

Get Along Little Zombie (1946)

Get Rich Quick Porky (1937)

The Ghastly Ones (1968)

Ghidrah, the Three-Headed Monster (1964)

:Ghosks is the Bunk (1939)

The Ghost (1963)

The Ghost and Mr. Chicken (1966)

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir (1947)

The Ghost and the Guest (1943)

The Ghost Breakers (1940)

The Ghost Camera (1933)

Ghost-Cat of Ouma Crossing (1954)

Ghost-Cat of the Cursed Swamp (1968)

Ghost Catchers (1944)

The Ghost Chasers (1951)

The Ghost Dance (1980)

Ghost Fever (1986)

The Ghost Goes West (1935)

The Ghost Goes Wild (1947)

Ghost Guns (1944)

The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini (1966)

Ghost In the Noonday Sun (1973)

Ghost of Dragstrip Hollow (1959)

The Ghost of Frankenstein (1942)

The Ghost of Rashmon Hall (1947)

The Ghost of Rosy Taylor (1918)

The Ghost of St.. Michaels (1941)

The Ghost of Slumber Mountain (1919)

Ghost Parade (1931)

Ghost Patrol (1936)

The Ghost Ship (1943)

Ghost Ship (1952)

Ghost Ship Part One (1957)

Ghost Ship, Part Two (1957)

The Ghost Talks (1949)

The Ghost Town (1944)

The Ghost Train (1901)

The Ghost Train (1931)

The Ghost Train (1941)

Ghost Valley (1932)

The Ghost Walks (1934)

Ghosts – Italian Style (1968)

The Ghosts of Berkeley Square (1947)

Ghosts of Hanley House (1968)

The Ghosts of Yotsuya (1959)

Ghosts on the Loose (1943)

Ghosts that Still Walk (1977)

The Ghoul (1934)

The Giant Behemoth (1959)

The Giant Claw (1957)

Giant from the Unknown (1958)

The Giant Gila Monster (1959)

The Giant of Metropolis (1961)

The Giant Spider Invasion (1975)

The Giants of Thessaly (1961)

Gibel sensatsii (1935)

Gift of Gab (1934)

Gifts from the Air (1937)

Gigantes Planetarios (1965)

Gigantis, the Fire Monster (1965)

Gildersleeve’s Ghost (1944)

Ginevra degli almieri (1936)

Ginger Nutt’s Forest Dragon (1950)

The Girl from Scotland Yard (1937)

The Girl from Starship Venus (1969)

Girl in His Pocket (1957)

Girl in Room 2a (1973)

The Girl in the Kremlin (1957)

The Girl Who Dared (1944)

Girly (1970)

Give Us the Moon (1944)

Le glace a trois faces (1927)

The Gladiator (1938)

Gladiatorerna (1969)

The Glass Slipper (1955)

The Glass Sphinx (1967)

Glen and Randa (1971)

Glen or Glenda (1953)

The Gloves of Ptames (1914)

The Gnome-Mobile (1967)

A Gnome Named Gnorm (1990)

God Told Me To (1976)

Godmonster of Indian Flats (1973)

Godzilla Against Mechagodzilla (2002)

Godzilla and Mothra: The Battle for Earth (1992)

Godzilla Fantasia (1984)

Godzilla, King of the Monsters (1956)

Godzilla: KIng of the Monsters (2019)

Godzilla, Mothra and KIng Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack (2001)

Godzilla: Tokyo S.O.S. (2003)

Godzilla 2000 (1999)

Godzilla vs. Biollante (1989)

Godzilla vs. Destoroyah (1995)

Godzilla vs. Gigan (1972)

Godzilla vs. Hedorah (1971)

Godzilla vs. King Ghidorah (1991)

Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla (1974)

Godzilla vs. Mechagodzilla II (1993)

Godzilla vs. Megaguirus (2000)

Godzilla vs. Megalon (1973)

Godzilla vs. SpaceGodzilla (1994)

Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1966)

Godzilla vs. the Thing (1964)

Godzilla’s Revenge (1969)

Gog (1954)

Going Places (1948)

Going to Bed Under Difficulties (1900)

Gojira (1954)

Gojira (1984)

Gold (1934)

Gold Diggers of ’49 (1935)

The Gold Ghost (1934)

The Gold Rush (1925)

The Golden Arrow (1962)

The Golden Bat (1966)

The Golden Beetle (1907)

The Golden Blade (1953)

The Golden Earrings (1947)

Golden Hands of Kurigal (1966)

The Golden Mistress (1954)

The Golden State (1948)

The Golden Touch (1935)

The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973)

Golden Yeggs (1950)

Goldface, the Fantastic Superman (1967)

Goldfinger (1964)

Goldstein (1965)

Goldtown Ghost Riders (1953)

The Golem (1920)

Le Golem (1936)

Le Golem (1967)

Goliath and the Barbarians (1959)

Goliath and the Dragon (1960)

Goliath and the Giants (1961)

Goliath and the Sins of Babylon (1963)

Goliath Awaits (1981)

Un golpe de mil millones (1966)

Goo Goo Goliath (1954)

Good Against Evil (1977)

The Good Egg (1945)

Good Glue Sticks (1907)

Good Morning, Eve! (1934)

The Good Shepherdess and the Evil Princess (1908)

Goodbye Charlie (1964)

Goodness, a Ghost (1940)

Goofy Ghosts (1928)

Goona-Goona (1932)

Goons from the Moon (1951)

The Goose That Laid the Golden Egg (1936)

Gorath (1962)

The Gore Gore Girls (1972)

Gorgo (1961)

The Gorgon (1964)

The Gorilla (1939)

Gorilla at Large (1954)

The Gory Murder (1978)

Het gouden feestmaal (1910)

Graduation Day (1981)

Le grand Melies (1952)

Grandfather’s Pills (1908)

A Grandmother’s Story (1908)

The Grapes of Death (1978)

Grave of the Vampire (1974)

Graveyard of Horror (1971)

Greaser’s Palace (1972)

The Great Alaskan Mystery (1944)

The Great Alligator (1979)

The Great Cognito (1982)

The Great Experiment (1934)

The Great Gabbo (1929)

The Great Gambini (1937)

The Great Houdini (1976)

The Great Impersonation (1935)

Great Insect War (1968)

The Great Race (1965)

The Great Rupert (1950)

The Greed of William Hart (1948)

Greedy Humpty Dumpty (1936)

Greek Mirthology (1954)

The Green Archer (1940)

The Green Archer (1961)

The Green Hornet (1940)

The Green Hornet Strikes Again (1941)

Green Mansions (1959)

The Green Pastures (1936)

The Green Slime (1969)

Gregorio and the Angel (1970)

The Grim Reaper (1980)

Grimm’s Fairy Tales for Adults (1959)

Grizzly (1976)

Ground Zero (1973)

The Groundstar Conspiracy (1942)

The Gruesome Twosome (1967)

La guerra il sogno di Momi (1917)

Guess What Happened to Count Dracula (1970)

Gulliver’s Travels (1939)

Gulliver’s Travels (1977)

Gulliver’s Travels among the Lilliputians and the Giants (1902)

Gulliver’s Travels Beyond the Moon (1965)

Gumbasia (1955)

Gumnaam (1965)

Gunnar Hedes Saga (1923)

Guru, the Mad Monk (1970)

A Guy Named Joe (1943)

Gypsy Life (1945)

The Gypsy Moon (1956)

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The Devil’s Rain (1975)

The Devil’s Rain (1975)
Article 6059 by Dave Sindelar
Date: 6-13-2022
Directed by Robert Fuest
Featuring Ernest Borgnine, Eddie Albert, Ida Lupino
Country: Mexico / United States
What it is: A 64-pack of Crayola crayons left in the sun.

A family in possession of a book of evil do battle with a Satanic cult.

With Robert Fuest’s name in the credits, I expected there would be some interesting stylistic touches to the movie, and there are. In fact, the movie’s vibe works pretty well for me during the first third of the movie. At that point the movie starts to wander, and once we reach the sequence in which we find out about the burning of a sorcerer three hundred years ago, it shows it’s not averse to traversing the path of well-worn cliches. The movie seems mostly remembered nowadays for two things. One is the presence of John Travolta in an early role, but I certainly wouldn’t recommend it to his fans as anything but a curiosity. The other is the extended meltathon that ends the movie, and since we get a taste of the effect in the opening scenes of the movie, it’s a bit like enjoying a hamburger in the beginning and then having to eat the whole cow at the end. It’s a shame; I like some of the aspects of the movie so well (especially the desolate locations) that I wish a decent story had been attached to the movie.

Let’s Ring Doorbells (1935)

Let’s Ring Doorbells (1935)
Article 6058 by Dave Sindelar
Date: 6-8-2022
Directed by Arthur Davis and Sid Marcus
Voice cast unknown
Country: USA
What it is: Another forgotten Columbia cartoon

Scrappy and his baby brother get bored and decide to entertain themselves by going around ringing other people’s doorbells.

As might be expected from a setup like this, Scrappy and his brother have a lesson to learn, so they end up in a spooky with a ghostly old man who tells them they can’t leave the house until they press the right doorbell. This sequence is like a mild version of BIMBO’S INITIATION, but it still makes it as one of the better Scrappy cartoons out there. Many of the doors turn out to be booby traps, as you might expect. I wish there were a few more laughs, but it’s one of the higher points in Columbia’s cartoon catalog.

The Sad Little Guinea Pigs (1938)

The Sad Little Guinea Pigs (1938)
Article 6057 by Dave Sindelar
Date: 6-5-2022
Directed by Manny Gould and Ben Harrison
No voice actors
Country: USA
What it is: More than a little unsettling

A mad scientist tries out his new tonics on three terrified guinea pigs.

Heaven knows what this nightmarish cartoon’s reputation would be if it were better known and not a forgotten Columbia cartoon. Certainly, animal activists would be appalled, though it would certainly be useful to them from a propagandistic standpoint. It’s basically a mad scientist subjecting his guinea pigs to his various sick-looking tonics (each of which seem to contain a mutant creature) and watching their bodies mutate and contort. No, it’s not whimsically amusing; it’s sheer nightmare, and the fact that the scientist gets a comeuppance at the end doesn’t quite make up for the nastiness. And, lest we forget, this is a children’s cartoon, and no doubt someone somewhere considered it a funny idea. Perhaps obscurity is the best place for this one.

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