30 Nov

Phantom Ship (1935) BELA LUGOSI

 

Stars: Bela Lugosi, Shirley Grey, Arthur Margetson
Director: Denison Clift

During a horrific storm at sea, the crew realizes that there is a murderer among them who is killing them off one by one.(a.k.a. The Mystery of the Mary Celeste)

 

 

29 Nov

The Vampire Bat (1933) FAY WRAY

 

Stars: Lionel Atwill, Fay Wray, Melvyn Douglas
Director: Frank R. Strayer

When the villagers of Klineschloss start dying of blood loss, the town fathers suspect a resurgence of vampirism. While police inspector Karl remains skeptical, scientist Dr. von Niemann cares for the vampire’s victims one by one, and suspicion falls on simple-minded Herman Gleib because of his fondness for bats. A blood-thirsty mob hounds Gleib to his death, but the vampire attacks don’t stop.

 

 

28 Nov

The Ape Man (1943) BELA LUGOSI

 

Stars: Bela Lugosi, Louise Currie, Wallace Ford
Director: William Beaudine

Conducting weird scientific experiments, a crazed scientist accidentally turns himself into a half ape, half human creature.

 

 

27 Nov

Saleslady (1938) ANNE NAGEL

Stars: Anne Nagel, Weldon Heyburn, Harry Davenport
Director: Arthur Greville Collins

Tired of gold digging men, a Mattress King heiress takes a job at a department store to see if a man will love her for herself.

 

 

26 Nov

The Mandarin Mystery (1936) DETECTIVE

 

Stars: Eddie Quillan, Charlotte Henry, Rita La Roy
Director: Ralph Staub

Legendary detective Ellery Queen sets out to solve a mystery involving an extremely valuable stamp.

 

 

25 Nov

City of Missing Girls (1941) MYSTERY-THRILLER

 

Stars: H.B. Warner, Astrid Allwyn, John Archer
Director: Elmer Clifton

A number of young girls turns up dead or missing, and the one connection they have is that they were all students at a drama school. The town District Attorney suspects that the school is a front for a prostitution racket, and when he is framed and blackmailed in an attempt to stop his investigation, a female reporter goes undercover to try to expose the racket and clear the D.A.’s name.

 

 

24 Nov

The Phantom In The House (1929)

 

Stars: Ricardo Cortez, Nancy Welford, Henry B. Walthall
Director: Phil Rosen

A man is blamed for a murder that was actually committed by his wife.

 

 

23 Nov

Strange Marriage (1932)

 

Stars: Evalyn Knapp, Walter Byron, Jason Robards Sr.
Director: Richard Thorpe

When a young woman is about to be sentenced for vagrancy, a stranger tells the judge she was waiting for him and they were going to be married. It just so happens, a minister is on hand and offers to perform the ceremony. (a.k.a. Slightly Married)

 

 

22 Nov

The Moonstone (1934) MYSTERYvv

 

Stars: David Manners, Phyllis Barry, Gustav von Seyffertitz
Director: Reginald Barker

When valuable gem is stolen in an old dark mansion, it’s is up to a Scotland Yard inspector to find the thief among the suspects who were in the house.

 

 

21 Nov

The Lady Refuses (1931)

 

Stars: Betty Compson, John Darrow, Gilbert Emery
Director: George Archainbaud

A destitute young woman, on the verge of becoming a prostitute, is hired by a wealthy man to lure his son from the clutches of a gold-digger.