Archive for Bradford Dillman

The Truth is Out There :: The Cryptic Cinema of Charles Sellier Jr. :: Secrets Kept Hidden for 100 Years Now Revealed! (October, 1977)

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Charles Sellier

The Truth is Out There: A Tribute to Charles E. Sellier Jr.

The Lincoln Conspiracy (1977) Schick Sunn Classic Pictures / P: Raymond D. Jensen, Charles E. Sellier Jr. / D: James L. Conway / W: David Balsiger, Charles E. Sellier Jr., Jonathan Cobbler (book) / C: Henning Schellerup / E: Martin Dreffke / M: Bob Summers / S: Bradford Dillman, John Dehner, John Anderson, Whit Bissell, Robert Middleton

The William Castle Blogathon :: A Career that Ended in Fire and Ash… (September, 1975)

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Here, we finally come to the ignominious end of William Castle’s career. After Rosemary’s Baby, Paramount kinda threw Castle under the bus, and, to add insult to injury, all the major studios finally wised up and started making the same B-pictures he was making only with an A-budget, evidenced by the teaser ads currently pushing our feature film right off the page. Yeah, JAWS absolutely buried BUG at the box-office, but this bizarre, fever dream of a flick is a lot better than you’ve heard. Trust me.
Alas, this is my last post for Goregirl’s Dungeon and The Last Drive-In’s The William Castle Blogathan, a week long tribute to the King of Schlock. Follow the linkage, Boils & Ghouls. It’s been a great week with a ton of cool stuff to see and read and experience. Now get going!

Bug (1975) William Castle Productions :: Paramount Pictures / P: William Castle / D: Jeannot Szwarc / W: William Castle, Thomas Page (novel) / C: Michel Hugo / E: Allan Jacobs / M: Charles Fox / S: Bradford Dillman, Joanna Miles, Richard Gilliland, Jamie Smith-Jackson, Patty McCormack, Jesse Vint