Tag: Edgar Allan Poe

Scary Movies: Tomb of Ligeia

Finally finishing up the horror movies from my family’s annual Halloween film festival, and we come to the Tomb of Ligeia. This is the third from director Roger Corman’s Edgar Allan Poe cycle that we’ve watched, the previous ones being The Raven and Tales… Continue Reading “Scary Movies: Tomb of Ligeia”

Scary Movies: The Raven

It’s October, and time for the annual Bruner horror movie festival! Our first movie this year is The Raven, the third Roger Corman-directed Edgar Allan Poe movie we’ve watched (last year I reviewed Tales of Terror and somehow neglected to review The Pit and… Continue Reading “Scary Movies: The Raven”

Scary Movies: Tales of Terror

Tales of Terror is one of a series of seven horror movies Roger Corman directed in the 1960s based on Edgar Allen Poe stories. Actually, this movie is an anthology, with three stories–the first based on the Poe short story “Morella,” the second a sort… Continue Reading “Scary Movies: Tales of Terror”