Flesh for Frankenstein (1973)

Finally, the erotic Frankenstein movie that nobody wanted. Flesh for Frankenstein, also known as Andy Warhol's Frankenstein, isn't as gory as a lot of films nowadays, or probably as shocking, but it is still a gross film. It's about Baron Frankenstein, played by a young Udo Kier, and his sister/wife Lady Frankenstein, and their perverse … Continue reading Flesh for Frankenstein (1973)

Kwaidan (1965)

Beautiful, if a little uneven due to the varying lengths and quality of the stories. Kwaidan is a visual treat, combining Japanese folklore and theater with what were then modern filmmaking techniques, gorgeous costuming, and some wonderful makeup effects. The performances are spectacular all around, with each sequence skillfully conveying a sense of growing dread. … Continue reading Kwaidan (1965)