Xpress editors are determined to moderate comments to ensure a constructive interchange is maintained. Disembodied Hand: Franklyn Marsh, a bullish art critic, makes some scathing remarks about Eric Landor’s paintings. Dr. Terror's House of Horrors is another great anthology, definitely underrated, from Amicus studios. Nonton Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965). When the wolf appears, Dawson is baffled that the bullets don't kill it. She reveals to Dawson that the truth of the legend is that Valdemar will take revenge on the last descendant of the Dawson clan, and placing a Dawson corpse in Valdemar's coffin will restore Valdemar to life in human form. Dr. Terrors House of Horrors; Dr. Terror’s House of Horrors (1965) is a horror movie by director Freddie Francis with stars like Christopher Lee, Neil McCallum and Peter Cushing in the lead roles. The sturdy paper stock, meanwhile, has a silken sheen that makes this guide to Dr Terror’s House of Horrors an indispensable part of your horror movie memorabilia collection. Little do they realize that their final destination has changed. Dr. Terror's House of Horrors was the first in a series of anthology films from the Amicus studio, and the one that launched them for a time to the same dizzying heights, at least at the box office, as their arch rival Hammer. Dr Bob Carroll (Donald Sutherland) returns to his home in the United States with his new French bride, Nicolle (Jennifer Jayne). It’s a little too close to your Hendersonville Film Society showing of Dead of Night to run it again, I think. (4.) Low-brow and low-budget, the Boys took a Stooges-like slapstick approach to their adventures and 1949's Master Minds is one of their most polished efforts. Five men enter a train carriage in London bound for (the fictional town of) Bradley, and are joined by a sixth, the mysterious Doctor Schreck (Peter Cushing) whose name, he mentions, is German for "terror". Vampire: Dr Bob Carroll sets up a surgery with Dr Blake in a small town. This richly colored transfer gets a B+ for color — face tones are sometimes a little weak — and an A- for overall quality. Dr. Terror's House of Horrors. To while away the time, the good doctor offers to read each passenger's Tarot cards. Watch as their destinies unfold in the chilling and "life"-altering horror-thrill ride, Dr. Terror's House of Horrors. Running from an unknown force, Bailey stumbles against a wall where there is a garish poster for "Dr Terror's House of Horrors". puzzle geared to specific fan curiosities. Free shipping for many products! Dr. Terror's House of Horrors. Story #1 concerns an ancient manor, a werewolf, and a family curse. Dr Terror's House of Horrors is a 1965 British horror film from Amicus Productions, directed by veteran horror director Freddie Francis, written by Milton Subotsky, and starring Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee. Freddie Francis directs this cult horror tale starring Peter Region 2 UK DVD release - Requires an All Region /Region 2 player (PAL) / Peter Cushing stars as the mysterious Dr Schreck. Five strangers board a train and are joined by a mysterious fortune teller who offers to read their Tarot cards. 1hr 38mins . The fourth story has Christopher Lee as a snooty art critic who gets pursued by a relentless severed hand and the fifth is an interesting vampire story starring a young Donald Sutherland. It's also one of their best. ", Freddie Francis (Dracula Has Risen from the Grave), Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Donald Sutherland, Max Adrian, Michael Gough. Five strangers board a train and are joined by a mysterious fortune teller who offers to read their Tarot cards. Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1965) in 1080p, encoded with x265 in HEVC and AAC 2.0 English, with English and German subtitles! Five separate stories unfold: An architect returns to his ancestoral home to find a werewolf out for revenge; a doctor discovers his new wife is a vampire; a huge plant takes over a house; a musician gets involved with voodoo; an art critic is pursued by a … Runtime. Dr Terror (Peter Cushing) is a mysterious fortune teller who boards a train and offers to tell fellow passengers (Christopher Lee, Roy Castle, Donald … Believing Mrs. Biddulph to be in danger, he makes silver bullets out of an ancestral cross that protected the house against Valdemar's spirit. Dr. Terror's House Of Horrors, lobbycard, 1943. Soon there is evidence that a vampire is on the loose, and Carroll seeks the aid of his colleague, Dr Blake (Max Adrian). Subotsky wrote the original stories in 1948 when he was employed as a scriptwriter for NBC's Lights Out series. Olive Films’ Blu-ray of Dr. Terror’s House of Horrors would seem to be the first decent video presentation of this well remembered matinee chiller. As for me personally, I think the last Amicus anthology film FROM BEYOND THE GRAVE (1974) is their best work. DR.TERRORS HOUSE OF HORRORS. Inspired by the black humour-filled E.C. When the plant seems to respond violently to attempts to cut it down, Rogers goes to the Ministry of Defence, where he gets advice from a couple of scientists (played by Bernard Lee and Jeremy Kemp). Narm Charm: The terrible special effects (rubber bats on wings, the crawling prosthetic hand) are somewhat endearing.Not unlike a lot of Hammer Horror films. Would love to see this on big screen. The plant becomes intelligent, and harbours homicidal tendencies towards any threats to its existence. Unable to paint any more, Landor commits suicide. Dr. Terror's House of Horrors ★★½ The Blood Suckers 1965On a train, six traveling companions have their fortunes told by a mysterious doctor. Directed by Freddie Francis. Five men who board a train as strangers will soon find commonality when joined by a sixth passenger, the mysterious traveler known as Dr. Schreck (Peter Cushing). DR. TERROR'S HOUSE OF HORRORS is a 5-segment anthology film by Amicus studios. The subsequent attack leaves Landor alive but his hand must be cut off, and with that, his career as an artist is over. It cost £105,000 to make. Dr. Terror's House of Horrors is their best one and it's probably coincidental that it was their first one too. PG Certificate ... a living plant envelops a house, a musician dabbles in voodoo and a disembodied hand menaces an art critic. Acclaimed as "THE FEAR OF THE YEAR". [1], It was filmed using the cinematic process known as Techniscope. Dr. Terror's House of Horrors is an Amicus production, providing enough of a budget to give this horror anthology a bit of class and a sleek veneer, unfortunately what lies underneath the pretty packaging is rather ordinary, maybe even slightly dull.. The closing credits are the same being sourced from a VHS print. But they all end in the same result…..death. And, in short order, he kills himself. It was also the first time for Donald Sutherland but he didn’t make an impression until THE DIRTY DOZEN a few years later. Regizat de Freddie Francis. Head film critic for Mountain Xpress from December 2000 until his death in June 2016. ... a pompous art critic is pursued by a disembodied hand. DR.TERRORS HOUSE OF HORRORS. Local legend states that Valdemar would reclaim his former home and take revenge on the current owner. When Leo Gorcey and Huntz Hall grew too paunchy for their Dead End Kid personas they simply switched gears and became the Bowery Boys—older and far dumber versions of their former street-smart selves. Five men on a train encounter the mysterious Dr. Shrek (Peter Cushing) of the title. Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Donald Sutherland . The comments section is here to provide a platform for civil dialogue on the issues we face together as a local community. During the journey, the doctor opens his pack of Tarot cards (which he calls his "House of Horrors") and proceeds to reveal the destinies of each of the travellers. Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (1943) Movies like... Movies Like Audition Movies Like The Devil's Rejects Movies Like Ghostland Movies Like Annabelle: Creation Movies Like Cargo AKA: Dr. Terror's House of Horrors. Aboard a train, Dr Schreck offers to tell his five fellow passengers their fortunes using his 'House of Horrors' tarot cards. It was also the first time I had seen Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee up on the big screen. Dr. Terror's House of Horrors / Blu-ray / Horror / 887090112604. Dr Terror’s House of Horrors is a very enjoyable, lurid romp. Directed by. Advertisement. Biddulph explains she bought the secluded house to help her recover from the death of her husband. Acclaimed as “THE FEAR OF THE YEAR”. Five strangers board a train and are joined by a mysterious fortune teller who offers to read their Tarot cards. I am doing this post today because this afternoon I watched ‘Dr Terrors House of Horrors’ with Peter Cushing and in one of the story segments Michael Gough appeared along with Christopher Lee – the story ‘the severed hand’ was quite gruesome as you can imagine Dr. Terror's House of Horrors is their best one and it's probably coincidental that it was their first one too. This provides the framework to tell five horror stories. Dr Terror's House of Horrors is a 1965 British horror film from Amicus Productions, directed by veteran horror director Freddie Francis, written by Milton Subotsky, and starring Peter Cushing and Christopher Lee.. The first Amicus portmanteau film, which combines five stories comprising a vampire, a severed hand, a man-eating plant, a voodoo curse and a werewolf. It has long been one of Doc’s favorites and he enthusiastically explains exactly why that is. Dr. Schreck informs the men that the only way they can avoid these horrible destinies is by dying first. After being badly embarrassed by Michael Gough the artist Lee takes revenge by running him over with his car, in the incident Gough's hand is crushed and he loses it. The first (and arguably the best) of Amicus's anthology series sees a mysterious traveler (Cushing) using tarot cards during a train journey to tell his fellow passengers how each will meet their grisly end. Freddie Francis's DR TERRORS HOUSE OF HORRORS is an unbelieveable good movie, with tons of good acting, fun creepy sets and a very cool ending. Topics CULT HORROR. 60's perfection! The frame story ends with a twist. Inspired by the black humour-filled E.C. Frenzied fright! Valdemar, the original owner of the house, was killed in a conflict with the Dawson family centuries ago. This provides the framework to tell five horror stories. Whitney is taken by the hand makeup in the “Werewolf” segment and also appreciates the disturbing art of Dr. Terror’s tarot deck. AKA: House of Horrors, Vampire, Creeping Vine, Voodoo, Disembodied Hand. WITH CULT HORROR HOST "KEYMASTER SLASHER POE" Addeddate 2019-05-19 21:25:12 Identifier 20190519131808 Scanner Internet Archive HTML5 Uploader 1.6.4. plus-circle Add Review. It’s very hard to find a story that can sustain interest for ninety minutes. Marsh is then tormented by the disembodied hand, which seems immune to fire as well as attempts to contain it, leading to Marsh's eventual blindness in a car accident of his own. Following Blake's advice, Carroll kills Nicolle. Dawson discovers that Valdemar is rising at night as a werewolf, and has already killed a housemaid (Katy Wild). Reviews There are no reviews yet. Author of books "Ken Russell's Films," "Charlie Chan at the Movies," "A Critical Guide to Horror Film Series," "Tim Burton: An Unauthorized Biography of the Filmmaker. Available for sale from Paradigm Gallery + Studio, Charles Clary, Dr. Terror's House of Horrors (2019-2020), Hand-cut paper, VHS sleeve, 7 1/2 × 4 1/4 × 1 … It was all a trap: Biddulph is Valdemar's wife, who has returned from the grave after 200 years. When Eric Landor humiliates the art critic, Franklyn is out for vengeance. Creepy and suspenseful, especially the severed-hand chase sequence. ... a musician gets involved with voodoo; an art critic is pursued by a disembodied hand and a doctor discovers his new wife is a vampire. As the police take Carroll away, Blake says to himself that the town isn't big enough for two doctors or two vampires, and he turns into a bat.