Synopsis: Cluny Brown (Jennifer Jones) is a woman with unusual passions. As a plumber’s niece, she grew up around the tools and trade of fixing pipes, and she grew to love a clog if only for the opportunity to clear it. However, there is little respect in 1938, with the world on the verge of […]Read more "Movie Mondays: Cluny Brown"
Synopsis: While researching a book about murders committed some twenty years prior by a fiendish strangler, James Rankin (Boris Karloff) finds plenty of evidence to support his “wild” claims that the wrong man was hanged for the crime. In fact, Rankin’s explorations into the macabre affair seem to have unlocked a ghastly specter from the […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAYS: THE HAUNTED STRANGLER"
Synopsis: In the days before anesthesia, surgeries were performed quickly in order to be merciful. “Pain and the knife are inseparable,” one doctor (Frank Pettingell playing Mr. Blount) intones like a pronouncement from on high. However, prominent surgeon Dr. Bolton (Boris Karloff) sees a different route. He has been setting his mind to helping his […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAYS: CORRIDORS OF BLOOD"
Synopsis: Traveling samurai Shiba Sakon (Tanba Tetsuro) seeks shelter for the night and finds himself in the same barn as a trio of peasants and their captive, Aya (Kuwano Miyuki) the daughter of a magistrate (Ishiguro Tatsuya). They have taken the girl to have their concerns addressed, but the cruel magistrate has no interest in […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAYS: THREE OUTLAW SAMURAI"
Synopsis: When federal marshal Griff (Barry Sullivan) and his two brothers come to Cochise County Arizona on an errand to fetch a man accused of stealing from the mail, they find a town quite unlike any other they have encountered before. The largest landowner and the real power behind the place is a tough as […]Read more "MOVIE MONDAYS: FORTY GUNS"