Vincent Price

  • The Abominable Dr. Phibes (1971)

    The classic Universal creature features of the 1930s and 40s served as my entry point into horror cinema.  Filmed in black and white, the films oozed atmosphere, but they never featured anything truly terrifying that my six year-old self couldn’t handle.  The monsters were slow-witted and lumbering, but even...
  • Meet the Team: Derek Steed

    Greetings, The name is Derek Steed, and I will be joining the Bottom Shelf as a second reviewer.  Garv asked me to complete the following survey to introduce myself and give you an idea of my film sensibilities.  So, here goes…   Favorite film: Ooooo, this is a tough...
  • Meet the Team: Garv (a.k.a. William T. Garver)

    Greetings, fellow cinephiles, Over the next week or two, I plan to add a couple of additional writers to the Bottom Shelf.  As a way of introduction, I will ask them to complete a brief questionnaire about their movie preferences and remembrances.  Of course, I’ll never ask a member...
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