Tag Archives: Donald Pleasance
Death Line Review
When I started reviewing horror films, years ago, I never imagined the myriad of obscure films that would be getting the Blu-ray (and sometimes 4K) re-mastered treatment. Films that were originally extremely hard to hunt down are now being delivered in stunning fashion. One of the latest that has followed this trend is Gary Sherman’s 1972 film, Death Line.
When a couple stumbles upon an unconscious man in the London subway system, they inform the nearest constable. Upon returning [...]
Alone in the Dark Review
Everybody has one of those slashers that sticks out in their mind. I suppose I’m no exception either. The 1982 film, “Alone in the Dark,” has always held a special place in my heart. I don’t recall how old I was when I saw it; I just remember being glued to the screen. Jack Palance, Donald Pleasence, and Martin Landau star in this incredibly well put together film.
It has a fairly run-of-the-mill plot as far as slashers go, but [...]