One might be tempted to call this an Italian copy of a Mexican horror film. But that would be almost completely wrong. Almost. At first glance, we have the usual archaeological dig, a horrible idol, talk of an ancient Mayan god, and the disappearance of the Mayan people. Familiar territory, right? Except that this time […]Read more "Caltiki, the Immortal Monster [Caltiki il mostro immortale] (1959)"
Ah, the joys of Hammer films! Even before their Quatermass Xperiment hit the theaters, Hammer decided they wanted to make a sequel and hired Jimmy Sangster to write the first of his many scripts. Unfortunately, Quatermass’ creator, Nigel Kneale wasn’t about to give them the rights to his character (and would in fact bring his second adventure […]Read more "X the Unknown (1956)"