April 2, 2020

Cat People opens across the U.S. in 1982. Writer/director Paul Schrader’s erotic remake of the Val Lewton thriller stars Nastassja Kinski and Malcom McDowell, and features the David Bowie/Giorgio Moroder song “...

April 1, 2020

Edgar Wallace is born in Greenwich, England in 1875. One of the most productive writers of the 20th Century, he is most famous for creating King Kong, but he also wrote 18 stage plays, 957 short stories, and mo...

March 31, 2020

Christopher Walken is born in Astoria, Queens, NY in 1943. The Oscar-winning actor is known for playing tense, haunted or unstable characters and is the star of The Dead Zone, Sleepy Hollow, The Deer Hunter, Th...

March 30, 2020

Beetlejuice opens across the U.S. in 1988. Tim Burton’s dark comedy stars Michael Keaton, Winona Ryder, Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis and is a critcal and box office hit that inspires an animated series, a stage...

March 29, 2020

Revenge of the Creature premieres in Detroit and New Haven, Conn. in 1955. The second in Universal’s Creature From the Black Lagoon trilogy is the only 3D sequel to a 3D film as well as Clint Eastwood’s film de...

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...