Life and Time of Christopher Lee

Life and Time of Christopher Lee

A Honourable Fond Farewell to The Last of The Long Shadows. Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee, CBE, CStJ 27th May 1922 – 7th June 2015 “To be a legend, you’ve either got to be dead or excessively old!” – Christopher Lee. Before we...
Marilyn Burns

Marilyn Burns

Marilyn Burns, 7th May 1949 – 5th August 2014 Though this actresses career was largely based on her early 1970’s success and her CV in cinematic terms is at best minimal! I will estimate that there will be many actors/actresses envious of never actually...
Nash The Slash

Nash The Slash

Jeff Plewman aka Nash the Slash. 26th March, 1948 – 10th May, 2014, RIP On a Monday evening, 8th Sept 1980, a certain youthful 14 year old Mancunian boys life changed forever. Why? Well the simple truth was this 14 year old was not just attending his first ever live...
Peter Cushing: A Centennial Celebration

Peter Cushing: A Centennial Celebration

A Centennial Celebration of Movie Joy A Dedication and Review of Peter Wilton Cushing, OBE. 26th May 1913 – 11th August 1994. By E.D. Leach. The Cult Movie Review will now attempt to do justice to one of cinemas great icons… “nay legend” by expressing our...
Dario Argento Part I: The Master of Darkness

Dario Argento Part I: The Master of Darkness

When thinking of how to even attempt an article, let alone a review of any of this directors cinematic treasures, of which there are many! I suddenly became very nervous at the prospect of how one would rightly convey or even approach the often mad world of this...
Roy Ward Baker (1916-2010)

Roy Ward Baker (1916-2010)

It was a very sad day for The Cult Movie Review and indeed the horror movie genre as a whole at the sad passing of director Roy Ward Baker on 5th October 2010. His influence and talent as spread across several decades and he leaves a legacy within television and films...