Horror we overlooked #1: The 1970’s

Ghosts, Nazis, and mutated bears! Oh my!

Last Halloween we picked our favourite horror movies from each decade. However, any list of great horror movies will always be incomplete, so this year we’re reviewing ones we overlooked. In the first of three parts, we review horror from the 1970’s.

Music-free version here.

Recs: Haunting the Studio (podcast), Stepford Daughters: Weapons for Feminists in Contemporary Horror (book).

Spoilers for the following:

  • Multiple Maniacs (1970)
  • The Crazies (1973)
  • The Stepford Wives (1975)
  • Hausu (1977)
  • Martin (1978)
  • The Boys from Brazil (1978)
  • Prophecy (1979)

Edited by DJ Panda. Poster image from Shocker (1989). Samples from reviewed movies and Night of the Living Dead (1968).


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