Saturday, April 12, 2014

late night horror poll


Best director/actor horror team: Terence Fisher & Peter Cushing or Roger Corman & Vincent Price?

Fisher/Cushing

Frankenstein and the Monster from Hell (1972)
Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed (1969)
Night of the Big Heat (1967)
Frankenstein Created Woman (1967)
Island of Terror (1966)
The Gorgon (1964)
Sword of Sherwood Forest (1960)


The Brides of Dracula (1960)
The Mummy (1959)
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1959)
The Revenge of Frankenstein (1958)
Dracula aka Horror of Dracula (1958)
The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)

Corman/Price

The Tomb of Ligeia (1964)
The Masque of the Red Death (1964)
The Haunted Palace (1963)
The Raven (1963)
Tower of London (1962)
Tales of Terror (1962)


Pit and the Pendulum (1961)
House of Usher (1960)

The vampire hunter-TV horror host played by Roddy McDowall in Fright Night (1985) was named Peter Vincent as an homage to Peter Cushing and Vincent Price. Cushing and Price were close friends off screen and celebrated their birthdays one day apart (Cushing: May 26th and Price: May 27th; horror legend Christopher Lee was also a dear friend to both and born on May 27th).

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