Thursday, 20 December 2012
Director: Richard Oswald
Runtime: 112 minutes
Also known as Eerie Tales or Tales of the Uncanny. May just be the first horror anthology movie ever made!
Full film on YouTube (split into 9 parts).
Monday, 10 December 2012
Director: D.W. Griffith
Runtime: 90 minutes
Also known as The Yellow Man and the Girl. Check out the clip - now we know where Kubrick got "Here's Johnny"!!
Full film on YouTube - definitely recommended, this one.
Tuesday, 27 November 2012
Runtime: 63 minutes
Also known as Eyes of the Mummy Ma. Often classified as a horror film but actually a melodramatic tragedy - and a pretty hammy one at that.
Full film on YouTube.
Wednesday, 21 November 2012
Director: Paul Wegener / Henrik Galeen
Runtime: 60 minutes (4 minutes)
Also known as The Golem. The original runtime was 60 minutes, but the film is lost. The extant fragments, shown in the video above, total just under 4 minutes.
Monday, 19 November 2012
Tuesday, 13 November 2012
Director: Paul Wegener / Stellan Rye
Runtime: 41 minutes
Also known as The Student of Prague. Often considered to be the first ever feature-length horror film and a forerunner of German Expressionist cinema.
Fan-made trailer by DutchWestIndianCo. The full movie is available on YouTube here.