Tag: Vincent Price
Halloween is almost here. This is the time of year for putting your favorite horror films in the DVD player. When you think of horror movies over the decades, there are certain actors whose names are indelibly linked to the horror genre. In honor of Halloween 2016, Cinelinx looks at the nine greatest horror films stars of all time.
With the death of horror film legend Christopher Lee, the last of the legendary honor guard of horror has passed on. He was part of an elite group that created the horror genre. Lee’s passing is a reminder that it’s been a long time since we had a new horror film superstar. Is the day of the horror film specialist gone forever? Where are the big-screen boogie-men for the 21st century?
Scream Factory shows their respect to one of horror's greatest leading men with The Vincent Price Collection. The set includes six of his most memorable films for AIP (American International Pictures) released for the first time on Blu-ray. Many of these gothic treasures were directed by B-Movie King Roger Corman and based on the poems of Edgar Allan Poe.
Disney is continuing their trend of releasing everything in high-definition with 1986's The Great Mouse Detective. Based on Eve Titus's Basil of Baker Street book series, the movie paved the way for the Disney Renaissance of the 1990s. A great mix of adventure and humor makes this an entertaining homage to the world's greatest detective, Sherlock Holmes.