Tag: Vincent Price

It’s no secret the Syfy channel has went to complete shit. They were a big reason I dumped DirecTV. Why pay all of that money when the networks I used to love aren’t worth watching anymore? Turns out I’m not the only one who lost patience with them when they went all fake-reality all the time they weren’t running professional wrestling. Seriously, the amount of steroids those wrestlers consumer is interesting from a “why aren’t they dead yet?” standpoint but, not really a science fiction thing. Yes, I have lamented before about the dramatic and unforgivable fall of the Syfy channel. But, we have hope. Remember when Syfy was great old science fiction movies and Stargate SG-1 all the time? Well, you now have a new home, CometTV. It’s even…

Experience Thank You Sir May I Have Another

Blockbuster shipped “Raven” to me this week and I watched it this weekend. I must say the critics were far too vicious when they emptied their colons on this flick. Quite honestly I considered this an homage to Vincent Price. Those of you too young to remember black and white television, let alone black and white films probably don’t remember a time when B-grade horror movies turned the classics into things the masses enjoyed. Yes, we had to read “some” of these stories while attending school, but, most of us growing up in the blue collar world were not “well read” even if we read all of the time. We preferred stories which handed out violence and gave us something to anticipate. The next “Mike Hammer” story or the next…

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