Growing up, Sunday nights were always Disney movie nights because CBC used to play a Disney movie. The Halloween special was definitely one of my all-time favourites!
I saw that HorrorHound magazine will be featuring Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, in its next issue. I can’t wait to pick that one up!
For Elvira fans who want a little something to keep them occupied until the issue arrives, here are five facts about the actress who plays Elvira, Cassandra Peterson, on the American Grandparents Association website:
This past weekend, I was at the Rue Morgue Dark Carnival in Hamilton, Ontario. The expo was great overall, and I will be posting photos all week. The highlight of the expo, for me, was seeing Dave Alexander, Editor-in-chief of Rue Morgue Magazine, interview Mitch Markowitz, Associate Producer of the Saturday morning classic television programme the Hilarious House of Frightenstein who is also known for his role as Super Hippy alongside Vincent Price in the show. Dave moderated the talk and audience questions really well, and Mitch told some one-of-a-kind stories about Billy Van, Vincent Price and the making of the show.
For nostalgia, here is an episode of the show:
I don’t remember Tales From the Crypt ever being late-night tv porn, but I remember wrong.