Posts Tagged ‘Richard Matheson’

News – RIP Karen Black

I will never forget Karen Black in Trilogy of Terror in which she is chased around her apartment by the tiny zuni fetish doll. What a performance, she went on to star in many other horror films like House of 1000 Corpses,  Burnt Offerings, It’s Alive III, The Pyx and many, many more. Karen Black has [...]

News – The Fall of the House of Usher to Premier on Blu-ray and Steelbook August 26th

When exploitation maestro Roger Corman hired Hollywood legend Vincent Price to star in his adaptation of a classic tale by Edgar Allan Poe, he set in motion a series of Poe-influenced movies that would redefine American cinema history. Arrow Video is pleased to announce the UK Blu-ray debut of Roger Corman’s 1960s American horror classic [...]

News – Horror/Sci-Fi Author Richard Matheson Dies at 87

The horror/SciFi world has lost a legend. Renowned SF, fantasy, and horror writer Richard Matheson, 87, died June 23, 2013 at his home. Matheson is the author of classic SF novels I Am Legend (1954) and The Shrinking Man (1956), among numerous other books. Many of his iconic works have become abiding parts of popular [...]