Trailer: H.P. Lovecraft’s The Silver Key (2009) – Clip

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Trailer: H.P. Lovecraft’s The Silver Key (2009) – Clip A boy follows his two friends on a late night adventure… but not everything is as it seems.

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H.P. Lovecraft Trans-Media Bundle On VODO

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Grab this awesome Pay-What-You-Want collection of trans-media treats inspired by the writings and mythos of cult American horror writer H.P. Lovecraft, including film, indie games, ezines, ebooks, audio books and more, only on VODO! For the as yet uninitiated, here is a good explanation of Lovecraft’s style from Wikipedia: ‘Lovecraftian horror is a sub-genre of horror fiction which emphasizes the psychological horror of the unknown (in some cases, unknowable) over gore or other elements of shock, though these may still … Continue reading

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Film Review: Castle Freak (1995)

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SYNOPSIS: A recovering alcoholic and his grieving wife and daughter inherit an enormous Italian castle left to them by his estranged mother. What she left out of the will is that they’ve also inherited the sexually frustrated monster living in the basement. There’s always a catch. REVIEW: It was while watching Castle Freak that I was struck with a sudden realization – that Stuart Gordon might just be my favourite horror director of all time. … Continue reading

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Horror Short Film: Nefarious Pro (2012)

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SYNOPSIS: Two girls subject themselves to a discussion of horror movies, until they are interrupted by an unexpected guest. Quickly, the girls are exposed to a nightmarish world of terror.

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FREE Audio readings of H. P. Lovecraft’s The Case of Charles Dexter Ward

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The free unabridged reading and performance by SAG-AFTRA actor William E. Hart, of H. P. Lovecraft’s, The Case of Charles Dexter Ward, is now complete on www.CthulhuWho1.com All five chapters are available as single files, and as 25 section files, in 44100Hz, mono, 256kbps MP3 files. For those interested in the final running times and MP3 file sizes for the single-file versions of each chapter, they are as follows: Chapter One: Twenty-three minutes and twenty-six … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Evil Clergyman (1988)

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SYNOPSIS: In 1987 Charles Band directed Pulse Pounders, an anthology film comprised of three 30 minute sequels to the biggest hits of Empire Pictures: H.P. Lovecraft’s The Evil Clergyman, a Trancers sequel, and a sequel to The Dungeonmaster. Pulse Pounders was shot and edited in 1988 before circumstances prevented it from being released. In addition the original 35mm negative for the 3 episodes has never been found. For the last 25 years, fans have been … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Colour Out of Space (2010)

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SYNOPSIS: After a private detective deems Jonathan Davis’s father officially missing he decides to embark upon a journey to find the estranged. He ventures into Germany where he was last seen stationed in the Second World War. In a nearby village he asks the local patrons of a pub if he’d seen his father. One gentleman at last divulges how he’d known the man’s father along with a very sinister tale that is simply out … Continue reading

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Film Review: In the Mouth of Madness (1994)

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SYNOPSIS: John Trent (Sam Neil), an insurance investigator, embarks on a case to track down popular missing horror writer Sutter Kane (Jurgen Prochnow). Trent is true sceptic but slowly he has no choice but to believe what is really happening – that himself and all he sees in the world around him are being written by Kane. REVIEW: Director / creator John Carpenter is known for many great contributions to the horror genre. While I … Continue reading

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Lovecraft’s ‘Color Out of Space’ Announced per BrinkVision

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BRINKVISION RELEASES H.P. LOVECRAFT FILM “THE COLOR OUT OF SPACE” WITH A U.S. RELEASE DATE OF AUGUST 21st BrinkVision (formally BrinkDVD) will be releasing the highly critically acclaimed H.P. Lovecraft award winning film The Color Out of Space AKA Die Farbe for a U.S. Release date of August 21st! Critics have called this H.P. Lovecraft adaption one of the most faithful Lovecraft film ever made. The Color Out of Space has also been screened at … Continue reading

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Film Review: Re-Animator (1985)

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SYNOPSIS: A dedicated student at a medical college and his girlfriend become involved in bizarre experiments centering around the re-animation of dead tissue when an odd new student arrives on campus. REVIEW: It’s pretty safe to say that any real horror fan from the 80′s remembers the release of the “Re-Animator“. A film that also bases itself on the horrific novels of H. P. Lovecraft (Herbert West: Reanimator), is a horror-meets-science fiction gore-fest full of … Continue reading

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Film Review: Cast a Deadly Spell (1991)

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SYNOPSIS: In a fantastical 40′s where magic is used by everyone, a hard-boiled detective investigates the theft of a mystical tome. REVIEW: Does anyone remember this film? If you are a big H. P. Lovecraft fan, then this one has been on the radar for quite some time. Cast a Deadly Spell (1991) is one of those legacy films left over from the VHS era that has yet to make the move to DVD (Not … Continue reading

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Film Review: Cthulhu Mansion (1992)

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SYNOPSIS: An aging magician harboring a terrible occult secret and his daughter are taken hostage in their isolated mansion by teenage scumbags need- ing a place to hide out. When the captors refuse to listen to the magician’s dire warning to release him unharmed, the mansion slowly releases its nightmare of horrors on the unsuspecting invaders. REVIEW: “Cthulhu Mansion” is a movie that completely alluded me in the 90′s. It was a trailer I had … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Resurrected (1992)

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SYNOPSIS: Charles Dexter Ward’s wife enlists the help of a private detective to find out what her husband is up to in a remote cabin owned by his family for centuries. The husband is a chemical engineer, and the smells from his experiments are beginning to arouse the attention of neighbors and local law enforcement officials. When the detective and wife find a diary of the husband’s ancestor from 1771, and reports of gruesome murders … Continue reading

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Film Review: From Beyond (1986)

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SYNOPSIS: After inventing a way for creatures from the fourth dimension to come into his own world, Dr. Edward Pretorious (Ted Sorel) suffers a gruesome decapitation at the hands of those he brought “from beyond.” But authorities suspect his assistant (Jeffrey Combs) is to blame. Barbara Crampton co-stars as a beautiful psychiatrist brought in to help police solve the case in this classic 1980s thriller based on a short story by H.P. Lovecraft. REVIEW: Directed … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Dunwich Horror (2009)

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SYNOPSIS: An adaptation of H.P. Lovecraft’s works, “Dunwich Horror” tells the story of Wilbur Whateley (Jeffery Combs of Re-Animator, The Frighteners) and his sinister quest to procure a copy of the Necronomicon, an ancient, diabolical manuscript that will help him open a doorway to a dimension inhabited by unspeakable creatures known as the ‘Old Ones.’ Driven by his sorcerous uncle and a creature of the darkest evil in their farmhouse, Wilbur meets opposition from Dr. … Continue reading

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Esoterror Sinema: The Occult Cinema of H.P LoveCraft

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As the stars align in weird conglomerations, this edition of Esoterror Sinema shall stick the blade of cinematic bullsh*t into the subject of occultism within the films adapted from the works of Howard Phillips Lovecraft. The literary genius of H.P. Lovecraft is well known to anyone with even the most infantile understanding of the origins of horror and understands his name does not represent the joys of knitting and scrapbooking. The works of Lovecraft deal … Continue reading

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