Businessman David Mann (Dennis Weaver) is in a hurry to get to an appointment, so he innocently passes a slow-moving big rig on an isolated highway to be on his way. Soon, he finds himself mercilessly pursued by the truck and its mystery driver, whose motives are unknown. Scotland's Yard's search for a missing film star leads them to a haunted house, which serves as the framework for four tales of the macabre starring horror icons Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee and Ingrid Pitt.
They include a writer's murderous creation coming to life, a wax figure causing a fatal argument, a young girl developing an intense interest in witchcraft and an actor finding a cape that helps immerse him in his role as a released from an institution after a mental breakdown, only to find terror around every corner in this 1970s horror flick.
The Count enters the picture when the group goes from drinking blood to worshipping Dracula's rival, Lord Courtley (Ralph Bates), causing Dracula to prey upon the three lusty youngsters.
The chilling film climaxes with a tension-filled standoff inside a cathedral. Blind retired detective Franco Arno (Karl Malden) overhears a strange conversation by two men outside a pharmaceutical company.
A social misfit, Willard is made fun of by his co-workers, and squeezed out of the company started by his deceased father by his boss.
His only friends are a couple of rats he raised at home, Ben and Socrates.
Returning to her aunt's home where she's convalescing, she's overwhelmed by the feeling that all's not right ... Fact is, things have gone terribly, murderously wrong.
Director Richard Fleischer's vision emphasizes the creepy ambience of the story and makes the ending all the more powerful.
Armed with an experimental vaccine for the disease that's turned everyone into light-averse zombies, Neville roams the empty streets of Los Angeles by day and fights off the mutated "subnormals" at night.Christopher Lee returns to his most famous role in this classic chiller from director Roy Ward Baker.When his brother inexplicably vanishes, Simon Carlson (Dennis Waterman) and his girlfriend, Sarah Framsen (Jenny Hanley), set off to find him, following a trail that leads to the undead count's creepy castle -- where he takes a shine to the toothsome Sarah.In rural Sicily, Italy, a psychotic killer is on the rampage, performing a series of shocking child murders for which there are many suspects.Among the potential culprits are a gypsy, a prostitute and a priest, but despite the plethora of possible perpetrators, the gruesome case proves baffling.