Monsters & Memories 13 – The Monster Walks (1932) – By Ed Davis

Monsters & Memories 13 – The Monster Walks (1932) – By Ed Davis

Welcome Groovy Ghoulies to the lucky 13th installment of Monsters & Memories. We return to a tried and true formula for horror fans this time. There’s nothing like an old dark house with secrets! And bad thunderstorms, and a gorilla caged in the basement! Throw that all together and you have a fine ‘pull the covers over your head’ film....

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Monsters & Memories 12: The Mask of Fu Manchu (1932) By Ed Davis

Monsters & Memories 12: The Mask of Fu Manchu (1932)  By Ed Davis

Greetings Groovy Ghoulies! Nothing like a nice, long stretch on the torture racks to recharge the batteries! This time around I’d like to ask, “What happens when Fu Manchu gets his hands of the mask and sword of Genghis Khan”? “Does Indiana Jones swing in to save the day”? and “Hey, can Boris Karloff really talk”?...

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Monsters & Memories 11: Drums Of Jeopardy (1931) By Ed Davis

Monsters & Memories 11: Drums Of Jeopardy (1931) By Ed Davis

Greetings, Groovy Ghoulies! If you get anything in the mail that looks like it’s a little drummer necklace, get rid of it quickly! You may have just received the “Drums of Jeopardy”. This film was released in 1931 and directed by George B. Seitz. Was this a film to leave you quaking in your boots? Well, not actually. I saw this on DVD from The...

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Monsters & Memories 10 – Island of Lost Souls (1932) by Ed Davis

Monsters & Memories 10 – Island of Lost Souls (1932)  by Ed Davis

What is the law, Groovy Ghoulies? If you know, then you have visited the fog-encrusted Island of Lost Souls. If you don’t know, this is a movie worth checking out. Paramount Pictures released this film in 1932 and it is based on the book, “The Island of Dr. Moreau” by H.G. Wells. An author we will revisit a few times more. I think the studios...

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Monsters & Memories: The Book Edition by Ed Davis

Monsters & Memories: The Book Edition by Ed Davis

Greeting Groovy Ghoulies! While the old projector was out for repair, I was going through some old boxes here in the crypt. And I came across a little treasure trove. It was a box filled with all kinds of goodies from my childhood. Along with my love of movies, comics, writing, drawing and reading were some of my favorite pastimes. And what a treat to find some...

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Monsters & Memories 9: Freaks (1932) – By Ed Davis

Monsters & Memories 9: Freaks (1932) – By Ed Davis

Step right up, Groovy Ghoulies! Witness the best sideshow ever! It’s presented by Tod Browning, and it’s called “Freaks!” I’ve waited a long time to watch this movie, and I was not disappointed. It was released by MGM, and it’s based on a short story called, “Spurs.” Following the success of Dracula, I was...

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