Poetic Response Film: Spider Baby (1968) – Jack Hill

Spider Baby (1968) Jack Hill wrote and directed this cult classic that cast Lon Chaney, Jr. as a guardian of three mentally disturbed children in a creepy, backwoods mansion. When a greedy cousin with lawyers arrives to claim custody, mutilation and gore result. The film was released under multiple, different titles. (Press Play)   1 … More Poetic Response Film: Spider Baby (1968) – Jack Hill

Dr. Niginsky

Dr. Niginsky (1974) 89 Min. Sergio Garrone directs Klaus Kinski in this Italian horror film with its deliberately misspelled title [aka, “La mano che nutre la morte,” aka, “The Hand That Feeds the Dead,” aka “Evil Force”]. Every time Kinski bites into a dolcetto, his hair frizzles brighter red and his nails and teeth grow. … More Dr. Niginsky

Poetic Response: Film – “Night of the Living Dead” (1968) 96 Min. George A. Romero

Night of the Living Dead (1968) The original and much scarier George Romero study of American social breakdown in a group who take refuge in a farmhouse from hordes of attacking zombies.       Although their memories are going, they continue picking at each other’s food, assemble in the main lobby and watch whoever … More Poetic Response: Film – “Night of the Living Dead” (1968) 96 Min. George A. Romero