The horror thriller offers the serious actor unique opportunities to test his ability to make the unbelievable believable.
~ Vincent Price
When someone says Vincent Price, I’m sure that his most popular classics are what spring to mind. “House on Haunted Hill“, “The Abominable Dr. Phibes”, “House of Usher”, “House of Wax” (man, he did a lot of house movies!), or even “Theatre of Blood”. And there’s no question, these films are first rate, A+ cinematic creations. Scary, suspenseful, and full of clever wordplay that only a master like Price could deliver with a dry wit that’ll charm the pants right off of you, regardless of how evil his character may be.
On the 22nd anniversary of the Master of Menace’s death, I thought it would be appropriate to introduce you all to a few of Price’s lesser-known chiller films, ones that you may have never seen or even heard of before. Because no matter the role or situation, or how good or bad the script, a Vincent Price film is fun to watch simply because Price is in it. Continue reading