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The Curse (1987, USA / Italy)

The Curse (1987)

Adapted from H.P. Lovecraft’s short story The Colour Out of Space, David Keith’s 1987 directional debut The Curse is remarkably faithful to the source material; albeit poorly executed.

I must admit that I was unaware that The Curse was a tale of Lovecraftian horror until I realised the thematic similarities to Daniel Haller’s Die, Monster, Die! (1965); wherein a radioactive meteorite hits Earth with horrific consequences.

“It takes your body. And your mind. Then it takes you straight to hell…”

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The Black Cat (1981, Italy) Shameless Screen Entertainment DVD

The Black Cat (1981) Shameless Screen Entertainment DVD Cover

From Shameless Screen Entertainment’s ever growing catalogue of horror and the unseen gems from the past, we bring you the tale of The Black Cat by Lucio Fulci. With gothic themes and a ripping story of a malevolent cat, the supernatural and murder, Lucio Fulci’s 1981 film has all the ingredients for the ideal Halloween treat. A tale that may send tingles down your spine and a hankering for what has been missing from modern day horror fare in what should be a classic.

“Flesh ripping felines!”

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