In the late 70’s and early 80’s haunted house stories were quite popular, spearheaded by the book The Amityville Horror and the several movies it inspired. I remember when the ads for today’s film, 1986’s House, first hit the airwaves. There were many low-angle shots of a dark and ominous looking house…very Amityville. However, though... Continue Reading →

The Hindenberg

The mid 70’s was the height of the disaster movie craze.  There were plane crash movies, capsized luxury liners, and towering infernos.  So, why let a good actual disaster go to waste?  The 1937 crash of the German zeppelin The Hindenberg is a vivid memory for many, regardless of their generation, due in large part... Continue Reading →

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