April 20

The Warlord of Mars – “On the River Iss” by Edgar Rice Burroughs

ON THE RIVER ISS In the shadows of the forest that flanks the crimson plain by the side of the Lost Sea of Korus in the Valley Dor, beneath the hurtling moons of Mars, speeding their meteoric way close above the bosom of the dying planet, I crept stealthily along the trail of a shadowy […]

April 20

Inner Sanctum Mystery – “The Colorblind Formula”

“The Coast of Maine Express is already an hour out of Boston. It’s noon on a windy November day as the New England landscape flashes past. On the train are crowds of servicemen, mothers and babies, salesmen, and a man who has been acquitted of murder because the police couldn’t find the body. The man […]

April 19

The Son of Dr. Jekyll (1951 Columbia Pictures Full Movie)

After a prologue where we see the original Doctor Jekyll dies from falling from his house that had been set ablaze by an angry mob.  It is then revealed that Dr. Jekyll had left behind an orphan.  John Utterson agrees to adopt the boy since he has no children of his own. Fast-forward about 30 years, Edward […]

April 19

The Gods of Mars – “Chapter 22: Victory and Defeat” by Edgar Rice Burroughs (Final Chapter)

CHAPTER XXII VICTORY AND DEFEAT “John Carter, John Carter,” she sobbed, with her dear head upon my shoulder; “even now I can scarce believe the witness of my own eyes. When the girl, Thuvia, told me that you had returned to Barsoom, I listened, but I could not understand, for it seemed that such happiness […]

April 19

The Adventures of Superman – “Menace to the Silver Clipper”

Superman saves “The Silver Clipper” in a storm of bullets!  This is the end of the Wolf saga. The Adventures of Superman – “Menace to the Silver Clipper” – February 23rd, 1940

April 18

Chamber of Horrors (1940 Monogram Pictures Full Film)

An extremely wealthy lord dies but his vast wealth is hidden behind a tomb with seven locks that requires seven different keys to unlock.  He heirs to his estate must undergo a series of strange circumstances.  One being torture, theft, and finding out that only one of the keys opens the tomb while the other six […]

April 18

The Gods of Mars – “Chapter 21: Through Flood and Flame” by Edgar Rice Burroughs

CHAPTER XXI THROUGH FLOOD AND FLAME Yersted’s information convinced me that there was no time to be lost. I must reach the Temple of Issus secretly before the forces under Tars Tarkas assaulted at dawn. Once within its hated walls I was positive that I could overcome the guards of Issus and bear away my […]

April 18

The Shadow – “The Blind Beggar Dies”

A beloved homeless blind singer, “Singing Jim” is murdered and The Shadow moves to take out a criminal group who prey on the cities and homeless.  Starring Orsen Wells and Margot Stevenson. The Shadow – “The Blind Beggar Dies” – April 17th, 1938

April 17

The Most Dangerous Game (1932 RKO Radio Pictures Full Film)

Sailing on a yacht somewhere off the coast of South America the ship has sailed off course as the lights of the channel do not match his charts.  He is discouraged from changing his course by the rich and entitled passengers on his ship who are in a hurry to arrive at their destination.  Rob […]

April 17

The Gods of Mars – “Chapter 20: The Air Battle” by Edgar Rice Burroughs

CHAPTER XX THE AIR BATTLE Two hours after leaving my palace at Helium, or about midnight, Kantos Kan, Xodar, and I arrived at Hastor. Carthoris, Tars Tarkas, and Hor Vastus had gone directly to Thark upon another cruiser. The transports were to get under way immediately and move slowly south. The fleet of battleships would […]

April 17

Suspense – “The Doctor Prescribed Death”

A psychologist, Antonio Bastille, believes that a person who is suicidal can be cured if they replace it with the desire to take someone else’s life instead.  Bela Lugosi and Geraldine Fitzgerald star in this weeks installment of Suspense.

April 16

Dark World (2010 Full Movie)

A group of students set out on a field trip and they accidentally discover an ancient shield.  One of the students is then taken over by some sort of entity that resides in the shield.  A special team arrives to do battle with the evil spirit that gets its power from the shield. Dark World is a Russian […]

April 16

The Gods of Mars – “Chapter 19: Black Despair” by Edgar Rice Burroughs

CHAPTER XIX BLACK DESPAIR “Ah,” said Zat Arras, “to what kindly circumstance am I indebted for the pleasure of this unexpected visit from the Prince of Helium?” While he was speaking, one of my guards had removed the gag from my mouth, but I made no reply to Zat Arras: simply standing there in silence […]

April 16

Buck Rogers in the 25th Century – “Kane and Ardala Turn the Psychic Restriction Ray on Barney”

The plot is in the title.  😛 Buck Rogers in the 25th Century – “Kane and Ardala Turn the Psychic Restriction Ray on Barney” – April 14th, 1939

April 14

Witch Hunter Robin E4 – “Stubborn Aesthetics”

“Stubborn Aesthetics” Robin Sena’s daily routine takes her through a park, after her morning prayers. When she discovers that three dead bodies were discovered there prior to her coming to Japan, she and Miho Karasuma decide to investigate further, unaware of the danger that they’re placing themselves in as their foe can flay a person alive.

April 14

Yu Yu Hakusho S1E4 – “Requirements for Lovers”

“Requirements for Lovers” Keiko goes to Yusuke’s house to watch over him. Multiple house fires were reported around the area. It is soon realized that Yusuke’s house becomes kindled after Keiko leaves. She returns to try to retrieve him from the flames. Yusuke has to decide between saving the girl he loves most and having […]

April 14

Record of Lodoss War S1E4 – “The Grey Witch”

“The Grey Witch” Unable to enter Alan, the capital of Alania, the group is informed that Alania will not resist Marmo but will not become its slaves. When Lodoss hears of the invasion, King Fahn of Valis dispatches his own daughter, Princess Fianna, to establish an alliance with Alania to oppose Beld. Meanwhile Karla decides […]

April 14

Legend of the Galactic Heroes S1E4 – “Empire’s Afterglow”

“Empire’s Afterglow” In Odin (capital planet of the Galactic Empire), Reinhard is promoted to imperial admiral after his victory at Astate. With his friend Siegfried Kircheis, he pays a visit to his elder sister Annerose, the Emperor’s favorite. In a flashback, Kircheis remembers how he and Reinhard became friends, how Annerose was taken away from […]

April 13

The 10th Kingdom Part 5 (2000 Miniseries)

There are nine magical kingdoms hidden in a mysterious realm of fairy tale creatures, monsters, and heroes.  However; an evil queen endeavors to control the kingdoms under her rule tyrannical rule.  Prince Wendell, the grandson of Snow White, has trapped the queen in the Fourth Kingdom.  Though weeks, before he was supposed to become king the Troll King, frees the evil queen and her quest for control of […]

April 13

The Gods of Mars – “Chapter 18: Sola’s Story” by Edgar Rice Burroughs

CHAPTER XVIII SOLA’S STORY Once within the palace, I drew Sola to the dining hall, and, when she had greeted her father after the formal manner of the green men, she told the story of the pilgrimage and capture of Dejah Thoris. “Seven days ago, after her audience with Zat Arras, Dejah Thoris attempted to […]

April 13

X Minus One – “The Castaways”

“In the South Pacific night comes on rapidly, the sun dips below the flat horizon, the sea is crimson for a moment and then night falls. But on Tohonihaito giant park lights turn night in to day. Across the waters of the lagoon within the barrier reef launches and tugs skitter back and forth while […]

April 12

The 10th Kingdom Part 4 (2000 Miniseries)

There are nine magical kingdoms hidden in a mysterious realm of fairy tale creatures, monsters, and heroes.  However; an evil queen endeavors to control the kingdoms under her rule tyrannical rule.  Prince Wendell, the grandson of Snow White, has trapped the queen in the Fourth Kingdom.  Though weeks, before he was supposed to become king the Troll King, frees the evil queen and her quest for control of […]

April 12

The Gods of Mars – “Chapter 17: The Death Sentence” by Edgar Rice Burroughs

CHAPTER XVII THE DEATH SENTENCE A few moments before the appointed time on the following morning a strong guard of Zat Arras’ officers appeared at our quarters to conduct us to the great hall of the temple. In twos we entered the chamber and marched down the broad Aisle of Hope, as it is called, […]

April 12

Inner Sanctum Mystery – “The Voice on the Wire”

 Trapped on an island, a voice on the telephone warns a woman that she has only four hours to live.  Dum Dum Duuuuummmm!!! Inner Sanctum Mystery – “The Voice on the Wire” – November 29th, 1944

April 11

The 10th Kingdom Part 3 (2000 Miniseries)

There are nine magical kingdoms hidden in a mysterious realm of fairy tale creatures, monsters, and heroes.  However; an evil queen endeavors to control the kingdoms under her rule tyrannical rule.  Prince Wendell, the grandson of Snow White, has trapped the queen in the Fourth Kingdom.  Though weeks, before he was supposed to become king the Troll King, frees the evil queen and her quest for control of […]

April 11

The Gods of Mars – “Chapter 16: Under Arrest” by Edgar Rice Burroughs

CHAPTER XVI UNDER ARREST As Carthoris, Xodar, Tars Tarkas, and I stood gazing at the magnificent vessel which meant so much to all of us, we saw a second and then a third top the summit of the hills and glide gracefully after their sister. Now a score of one-man air scouts were launching from […]

April 11

The Adventures of Superman – “Clark Kent Imprisoned”

The Wolf imprisons Clark however; nothing can hold Superman! The Adventures of Superman – “Clark Kent Imprisoned” – February 21st, 1940  

April 10

The 10th Kingdom Part 2 (2000 Miniseries)

There are nine magical kingdoms hidden in a mysterious realm of fairy tale creatures, monsters, and heroes.  However; an evil queen endeavors to control the kingdoms under her rule tyrannical rule.  Prince Wendell, the grandson of Snow White, has trapped the queen in the Fourth Kingdom.  Though weeks, before he was supposed to become king the Troll King, frees the evil queen and her quest for control of […]

April 10

The Gods of Mars – “Flight and Pursuit” by Edar Rice Burroughs

CHAPTER XV FLIGHT AND PURSUIT I could not have been unconscious more than a few seconds, and yet I know that I was unconscious, for the next thing I realized was that a growing radiance was illuminating the corridor about me and the eyes were gone. I was unharmed except for a slight bruise upon […]

April 10

The Shadow – “The Fire Bug”

Margot Lane is kidnapped by a group of pyromaniacs! The Shadow – “The Fire Bug” – April 10th, 1938