Column: The Vault of Secrets: Horror Express (1972)


By Orrin Grey


Horror Express (1972). Directed by: Eugenio Martin. Starring: Christopher Lee, Peter Cushing, Telly Savalas.


Welcome back to the Vault of Secrets, where we’ll be unearthing another classic (or not-so-classic) vintage horror film for your delectation. Tonight, we had intended to take a visit to 16th century Prague, but instead, we’ve jumped not quite so far back in time for a ride on the Transiberian Express in 1906.

What’s the occasion? Well, in the time since our last …

Orrin GreyColumn: The Vault of Secrets: Horror Express (1972)

Column: The Vault of Secrets: The Gorgon (1964)

By Orrin Grey

The Gorgon (1964). Director: Terence Fisher. Cast: Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee, Barbara Shelley.

Welcome back to the Vault of Secrets, where, every other week, we’ll be unearthing a classic (or not-so-classic) vintage horror film for your delectation. Tonight, we’ll be looking at another Peter Cushing/Christopher Lee pairing, though this one’s not exactly a jewel in the Hammer horror crown.

The Gorgon is something of an odd departure for Hammer, turning, not to the monsters popularised by the …

Orrin GreyColumn: The Vault of Secrets: The Gorgon (1964)