July 29, 2020

This Day in Halloween: The gimmicky William Castle horror classic "The Tingler" opens in 1959.

The Tingler opens in 1959. The gimmicky William Castle horror classic stars Vincent Price. Castle’s gimmick for the film is its presentation in “Percepto!” which was a vibrating device under a few select seats — in a few select theaters — that would go off at certain times during the film.