Search results for "Forrest J Ackerman"


Amazon Women on the Moon (1987) RT 60% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Acclaimed director John Landis (Animal House, The Blues Brothers) presents this madcap send-up of late night TV, low-budget sci-fi films and canned-laughter-filled sitcoms ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  John Landis  •  Peter Horton  •  Joe Dante  •  Carl Gottlieb  •  Robert K. Weiss
CAST:  Arsenio Hall  •  Monique Gabrielle  •  Debby Davison  •  Rob Krausz

Equinox (1970)

Four friends are attacked by a demon while on a picnic, due to possession of a tome of mystic information, and find themselves pitched into a world of evil which overlaps our ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Horror
DIRECTION:  Dennis Muren  •  Mark Thomas McGee  •  Jack Woods
CAST:  Edward Connell  •  Frank Bonner  •  Barbara Hewitt  •  Robin Christopher

Return of the Living Dead Part II (1988) RT Audience 43%

DVD release: Oct 2004

A group of kids discover one of the drums containing a rotting corpse and release the 2-4-5 Trioxin gas into the air, causing the dead to once again rise from the grave and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Ken Wiederhorn
CAST:  Michael Kenworthy  •  James Karen  •  Thom Mathews  •  Suzanne Snyder

The Howling (1981) RT 66% / Audience 58%

DVD release: Aug 2001

After a bizarre and near fatal encounter with a serial killer, a newswoman is sent to a rehabilitation center whose inhabitants may not be what they seem.  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Joe Dante
CAST:  Patrick Macnee  •  Dennis Dugan  •  Christopher Stone  •  Belinda Balaski

The Wizard of Speed and Time (1989) RT Audience 79%

A Hollywood filmmaker (Mike Jittlov) makes a short for an evil film studio. Unbeknownest to him, the producer has placed a bet of $25,000 that he won't come up with anything ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Music • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Mike Jittlov
CAST:  Mike Jittlov  •  Paige Moore  •  Richard Kaye  •  Deven Chierighino

Innocent Blood (1992) RT 41% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Mar 1999

A beautiful vampire turns a crime lord into a creature of the night.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Horror • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Landis
CAST:  Anne Parillaud  •  David Proval  •  Rocco Sisto  •  Chazz Palminteri

Attack of the 60 Foot Centerfold (1995) RT Audience 29%

DVD release: Jun 1995

Among the finalists for "Centerfold Of The Year" are Angel and her spiteful rival Betty. However, no one is aware of Angel's involvement in a secret medical beauty enhancement ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Fred Olen Ray
CAST:  J.J. North  •  Ted Monte  •  Raelyn Saalman  •  Tammy Parks

The Laughing Dead (1989)

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GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Somtow Sucharitkul
CAST:  Tim Sullivan  •  Wendy Webb  •  Premika Eaton  •  Patrick Roskowick

The Dead Undead (2010) RT Audience 14%

DVD release: May 2012

Good Vampires battle Zombie Vampires while trying to hide their own identity and prevent the infection from spreading.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Matthew R. Anderson  •  Edward Conna
CAST:  Forrest J Ackerman  •  Joshua Alba  •  Matthew R. Anderson  •  Laura Chinn

Schlock!: The Secret History of American Movies (2001) RT Audience 63%

DVD release: Dec 2003

Hollywood is a town of tinsel and glamour; but there is another Hollywood, a place where maverick independent exploitation filmmakers went toe to toe with the big guys and ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Ray Greene
CAST:  Forrest J Ackerman  •  Samuel Z. Arkoff  •  Peter Bogdanovich  •  Roger Corman




Evil Spawn (1987) RT Audience 28%

DVD release: Feb 2006

Microbes are brought back to earth via a space probe from Venus. A scientist is using them in experiments on aging, but dies before the work is finished. His assistant ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Fred Olen Ray  •  Ted Newsom  •  Kenneth J. Hall
CAST:  Bobbie Bresee  •  Drew Godderis  •  Dawn Wildsmith  •  John Carradine

That Little Monster (1994) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: Mar 2005

A young teenage girl is hired by a strange couple to watch their baby for the night. What the babysitter doesn't know is how strange the couple is, and exactly what kind of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Paul Bunnell
CAST:  Melissa Baum  •  Reggie Bannister  •  Andi Wenning  •  William Mills

The Sci-Fi Boys (2006) RT Audience 53%

DVD release: Aug 2006

Legendary all-stars of cinema bring to life the evolution of science-fiction and special effects films from the wild and funny days of B-movies to blockbusters that have ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Paul Davids
CAST:  Peter Jackson  •  Ray Harryhausen  •  Leonard Maltin  •  Forrest J Ackerman

Scalps (1983)

DVD release: Jun 1994

Silly group of college science students go an dig around in an indian burial ground for artifacts. Unfortunately, one of them becomes possessed by the evil spirit of Black ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror
DIRECTION:  Fred Olen Ray
CAST:  Richard Hench  •  Roger Maycock  •  Frank McDonald  •  Carol Sue Flockhart

Drive-In Madness (1987) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2008

A compilation of trailers and previews from classic low-budget sci-fi and horror films.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Tim Ferrante
CAST:  James Karen  •  Linnea Quigley  •  Forrest J Ackerman  •  George A. Romero

Attack of the 50 Foot Monster Mania (1999)

Hosted by everyone's favorite vamp, Elvira, this program is a lighthearted look back at the monster movies of the '50s. All the monsters that scared your parents make ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary • TV movie
DIRECTION: 
CAST:  Bill Mumy  •  Cassandra Peterson  •  Bob Burns  •  Ray Harryhausen

Frazetta (2003)

A documentary on the life of painter Frank Frazetta, who revolutionized science fiction, fantasy and comic art with breathtaking realistic paintings of fantastic heroes, most ...  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Lance Laspina
CAST:  Frank Frazetta  •  Forrest J Ackerman  •  Bo Derek  •  Kevin Eastman

Texas Chainsaw Massacre: A Family Portrait (1988) RT Audience 59%

DVD release: Dec 2000

A documentary about the classic 'Texas Chainsaw Massacre' film, including interviews with Gunnar Hansen, Edwin Neal, John Dugan and Jim Seidow.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Brad Shellady
CAST:  Forrest J Ackerman  •  John Dugan  •  Gunnar Hansen  •  Edwin Neal

Scarlet Moon (2006)

The year is 2030 and the goal is to locate the Scarlet Moon. A fist sized red jewel that is said to hold the power to control the world, loosely tied to ancient visitors from ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror
DIRECTION:  Warren F. Disbrow
CAST:  Dominic Gregoria  •  Colin Reynolds  •  Guy Camilleri  •  Annie Donato