Tag: Roger Corman

Sorority Girl (1957) 5.6

Sorority Girl (1957)

A poor-little-rich-girl feels alienated by her mother and enacts a string of revenges on her fellow pupils at a girls' boarding school. However, she is outcast when one of her stunts nearly drives a girl to suicide.::Dav...

Dr. Heckyl and Mr. Hype-1980 4.1

Dr. Heckyl and Mr. Hype-1980

An ugly, misshapen podiatrist ingests a formula made by a colleague and turns into a handsome, devil-may-care (but violent) ladies' man.::Anonymous...

Battle Beyond the Stars-1980 5.6

Battle Beyond the Stars-1980

Shad, a young farmer, assembles a band of diverse mercenaries in outer space to defend his peaceful planet from the evil tyrant Sador and his armada of aggressors. Among the mercenaries are Space Cowboy, a spacegoing tru...

Target: Harry-1969 4.8

Target: Harry-1969

Pilot Harry Black is hired to fly a man named Carlyle to Istanbul, where he's murdered. Now, mysterious Diane Reed and a local gangster, Rashi, are after Harry believing that he has the priceless plates Carlyle used to c...

Machine-Gun Kelly-1958 6.2

Machine-Gun Kelly-1958

Machine-Gun Kelly, the famous bank robber, seldom without his Thompson machine gun. The story opens with great jazzy music and a murder shown in shadows. His moll is the driving force behind his exploits. He has an exagg...

A Bucket of Blood-1959 6.7

A Bucket of Blood-1959

Walter Paisley, nerdy busboy at a Bohemian café, is jealous of the talent (and popularity) of its various artistic regulars. But after accidentally killing his landlady's cat and covering the body in plaster to hide the ...

The Little Shop of Horrors-1960 6.3

The Little Shop of Horrors-1960

When the clumsy Seymour Krelboyne spoils two flowers of a client, the owner of a small florist shop Gravis Mushnick is ready to fire him. However Seymour tells that he has mixed two plants of different breeds at home and...

Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie-2013 7

Going Attractions: The Definitive Story of the American Drive-in Movie-2013

Once a vibrant part of American culture, drive-ins reached their peak in the late 50s with almost 5,000 dotting the nation. Although drive-ins are experiencing a resurgence, today less than 400 remain. In a nation that l...

Memory: The Origins of Alien-2019 7

Memory: The Origins of Alien-2019

The untold origin story behind Ridley Scott's Alien - rooted in Greek and Egyptian mythologies, underground comics, the art of Francis Bacon, and the dark visions of Dan O'Bannon and H.R. Giger. A contemplation on the sy...

The Raven-1963 6.7

The Raven-1963

In this tongue-in-cheek movie inspired by Poe's poem, Dr. Craven is the son of a great sorcerer (now dead) who was once himself quite skilled at that profession, but has since abandoned it. One evening, a cowardly fool o...

The Secret Invasion-1964 5.9

The Secret Invasion-1964

The Nazis imprison an Italian general who was planning to switch sides and turn over his army to the Allied side. Allied headquarters sends a small, somewhat misfit group of soldiers to spring the general from prison and...

Little Shop of Horrors-1986 7

Little Shop of Horrors-1986

Seymour Krelborn is a nerdy orphan working at Mushnik's, a flower shop in urban Skid Row. He harbors a crush on fellow co-worker Audrey Fulquard, and is berated by Mr. Mushnik daily. One day as Seymour is seeking a new m...

Von Richthofen and Brown-1971 6

Von Richthofen and Brown-1971

World War I: an allied squadron and a German squadron face off daily in the skies. Manfred von Richthofen, the Red Baron, leads one, and, although one of his decisions cost the life of his predecessor, he expects his men...

The St. Valentine’s Day Massacre-1967 6.7

The St. Valentine’s Day Massacre-1967

Chicago February 14th 1929. Al Capone finally establishes himself as the city's boss of organised crime. In a north-side garage his hoods, dressed as policemen, surprise and mow down with machine-guns the key members of ...

The Intruder-1962 7.6

The Intruder-1962

A man in a gleaming white suit comes to a small Southern town on the eve of integration. His name is Adam Cramer. He calls himself a social reformer. But his aim is to incite the people against letting black children int...

X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes-1963 6.7

X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes-1963

Dr. James Xavier is a world renowned scientist experimenting with human eyesight. He devises a drug, that when applied to the eyes, enables the user to see beyond the normal realm of our sight (ultraviolet rays etc.) it ...

Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It.-1970 4.2

Gas! -Or- It Became Necessary to Destroy the World in Order to Save It.-1970

A gas is let loose upon the world that kills anyone over 25 years old.::Anonymous...

Tales of Terror-1962 6.9

Tales of Terror-1962

Three stories adapted from the work of Edgar Allen Poe. A man and his daughter are reunited, but the blame for the death of his wife hangs over them, unresolved. A derelict challenges the local wine-tasting champion to a...

The Wasp Woman-1959 4.6

The Wasp Woman-1959

Janice Starlin, the owner of a cosmetics firm, sees that her fading beauty is not only causing waves in her personal life but causing some prestige problems for her also-fading business. She becomes an easy mark for a ps...

House of Usher-1960 7

House of Usher-1960

After a long journey, Philip arrives at the Usher mansion seeking his loved one, Madeline. Upon arriving, however, he discovers that Madeline and her brother Roderick Usher have been afflicted with a mysterious malady: R...

Pit and the Pendulum-1961 7.1

Pit and the Pendulum-1961

Francis Barnard goes to Spain, when he hears his sister Elizabeth has died. Her husband Nicholas Medina, the son of the brutest torturer of the Spanish Inquisition, tells him she has died of a blood disease, but Francis ...

Extraordinary Tales-2013 6.5

Extraordinary Tales-2013

An animated anthology of five tales adapted from Edgar Allan Poe's stories....