Barbara Steele

Shivers – Canada, 1975

‘Being terrified is just the beginning…’ Shivers is a 1975 Canadian science fiction body horror feature film written and directed by David Cronenberg (Dead Ringers; The Fly; Videodrome; Rabid). It stars Barbara Steele, Paul Hampton, Joe Silver and Lynn Lowry. The movie was filmed as Orgy of the… Read More ›

Piranha – USA, 1978

Piranha is a 1978 American horror feature film about a swarm of killer piranhas. It was directed by Joe Dante (The Howling, Gremlins, Trapped Ashes; Burying the Ex) and stars Bradford Dillman (Bug), Heather Menzies, Kevin McCarthy (Invasion of the Body Snatchers), Keenan Wynn, Barbara Steele (Black Sunday; Shivers), Dick Miller and Belinda Balaski. Produced by Roger… Read More ›

The Pit and the Pendulum – USA, 1961

‘The greatest terror tale ever told!’ The Pit and the Pendulum is a 1961 American horror feature film directed by Roger Corman, starring Vincent Price, Barbara Steele, John Kerr, and Luana Anders. The screenplay by Richard Matheson was based on Edgar Allan Poe‘s short story of the same name. Set in 16th century… Read More ›

Castle of Blood – Italy, 1963

‘They love only for blood!’  Castle of Blood – Italian title: Danza macabra “Macabre Dance” – is a 1963 Italian horror feature film directed by Antonio Margheriti (The Virgin of Nuremberg; Killer Fish; Cannibal Apocalypse), using the pseudonym Anthony Dawson. In the US, the film was distributed by the Woolner Brothers, who… Read More ›