Jon Wamsley, Author at CrypticRock

Author Archives: Jon Wamsley

In the 1960s and 1970s, England’s answer to the monsters of Universal Studios was Hammer Films and Amicus Productions. The latter – a now defunct British film production company, based at Shepperton Studios – was responsib  More...

Thirty years ago, Freddy Krueger slammed one of his teenage victims head first into a television set saying, “This is it, Jennifer, your big break in TV. Welcome to Prime Time, bitch!” An infamous line, it is just one of the many endearing fac  More...

Thirty years ago, when Rock was Rock, the Rock-n-Roll Horror cult classic, Trick Or Treat, was released in theaters. Debuting October 24th of 1986, the film starred Marc Price (Family Ties TV Series, The Rescue 1988), Tony Fields   More...

“It’s Miller time!,” one of the many classic quotes from 1986’s Sci-Fi/Horror flick Night of the Creeps. An amalgamation of Horror, Sci-Fi, and Comedy, Night of the Creeps was released in theaters August 22nd of 1986 comi  More...

Between the years of 1979 to 1981, Lucio Fulci (Zombie 1979, City of the Living Dead 1980) was at the top of his game, and in 1981, directed perhaps his most iconic and meaningful film, The Beyond. Released in his homeland of Italy on April 29, 1981, The   More...