(1965) Planet of the Vampires

Absolutely loved this one, totally goofy is some aspects but the set pieces are awesome and it’s incredibly enjoyable. It felt like a colorized episode of The Twilight Zone with much bolder production.

With all that being said, there’s a dated kind of inevitable cheesiness to it so I think it’s impossible to call it scary or even tense. Science fiction from that general part of the century is obviously crafting the “science” part around total unknowns and bullshit.

I respect Bava for this one and I enjoyed it, however, I don’t expect that feeling to be universal.



Author: Ben

26 year old cheeseburger addicted horror junkie

2 thoughts on “(1965) Planet of the Vampires”

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s