March 28, 2020

The Changeling opens across the U.S. in 1980. The psychological horror film stars George C. Scott and is based on events writer Russell Hunter claims happened to him in the infamous Cheeseman Park neighborhood ...

March 27, 2020

Phantom of the Rue Morgue opens across the U.S. in 1954. One of the string of 3D films made during the “Golden Age” of 3D in 1952-1955 and is based on Edgar Allan Poe’s Murders in the Rue Morgue and is essentia...

March 26, 2020

Sisters opens across the U.S. in 1973. The horror thriller written and directed by Brian De Palma is his first homage to Alfred Hitchcock and features Margot Kidder as twins. The score is composed by frequent H...

March 25, 2020

Bruno VeSota is born in Chicago in 1922. The actor, director and producer’s career spanned three decades, including more than 50 roles in TV and Film — with 15 in Roger Corman movies. He also directed the films...

March 24, 2020

Magician, actor, and debunker Harry Houdini is born Erik Weisz in Budapest, Austria-Hungary in 1874. Perhaps the most famous magician in history, he performed escapes for large audiences in the U.S. and Europe,...

March 23, 2020

Kenneth Tobey is born in Oakland in 1917. His five-decade-long career as a character actor on stage, screen and TV included the films The Thing from Another World, It Came from Beneath the Sea, The Beast from 2...

March 22, 2020

Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed opens across the U.K. in 1969. The fifth in Hammer’s Frankenstein franchise is directed by Terence Fisher and stars Peter Cushing again as Dr. Frankenstein. The film receives mixe...