Joan Collins

Tales from the Crypt – UK, 1972

  Tales from the Crypt is a 1972 British horror film, directed by Freddie Francis. It is an anthology film consisting of five separate segments, based on stories from EC Comics. Only two of the stories, however, are actually from EC’s Tales from the Crypt. It was produced by Amicus… Read More ›

Tales that Witness Madness – UK, 1973

‘An orgy of the damned!’ Tales that Witness Madness is a 1973 British horror anthology film produced by Norman Priggen, directed by veteran horror director Freddie Francis, and written by actress Jennifer Jayne as Witness Madness. The film is sometimes mistaken for an Amicus production, however it was… Read More ›

Dark Places (UK, 1973)

‘The scariest spookiest movie this year… You’ll be terrified in…’ Dark Places is a 1973 British horror film directed by Don Sharp (The Kiss of the Vampire; Witchcraft; Psychomania) from a screenplay by Ed Brennan and Joseph Van Winkle. It stars Robert Hardy (10 Rillington Place; Demons of… Read More ›

Empire of the Ants – USA, 1977

‘It’s no PICNIC!’ Empire of the Ants – or H.G. Wells’ Empire of the Ants – is a 1977 science fiction horror film co-scripted and directed by Bert I. Gordon for American International Pictures (AIP). Based very loosely on the short story Empire of the Ants by H.G. Wells, the… Read More ›