THE WILLIAM CASTLE BLOGATHON: Schedule July 29 – August 2


This is it folks! The last update for The William Castle Blogathon. The fun begins this coming Monday, July 29! Thanks again to our spectacular contributors! Just look at this lineup!!

Schedule of Events: JULY 29 – AUGUST 2, 2013

***JULY 29***

(Aurora) Once Upon a Screen – The Night Walker (1964)
(Rich) Wide Screen World – Top 5 William Castle Gimmicks
(Le) Critica Retro –Texas, Brooklyn and Heaven (1948)
Furious Cinema -William Castle: Mad as Hell Movie Showman
(Lindsey) The Motion Pictures -Favorite Things About… House on Haunted Hill
Forgotten Films -Macabre (1958)
(Barry) Cinematic Catharsis -13 Ghosts (1960)
(Jo) The Last Drive In -House on Haunted Hill (1959)
(Terri) Goregirl’s Dungeon -Fun with GIFS: The William Castle Edition

***JULY 30***

(Kristina) Speakeasy -The Houston Story (1956)
(The Metzinger Sisters) Silver Scenes – Busy Bodies: Promoting Castle’s Camp & The Films of William Castle
(Heather Drain) Mondo Heather -13 Frightened Girls! (1963) & Bio
(Ray) Weird Flix -Slaves of Babylon (1953)
(Lindsey) The Motion Pictures -The film Matinee (1993) and how it was inspired by Castle
(Ivan) Thrilling Days of Yesteryear -The Chance of a Lifetime (1943)
(Karen) Shadows and Satin -Mysterious Intruder (1946)
(Terri) Goregirl’s Dungeon -The Women of Castle

***JULY 31***

(Brian Schuck) Films From Beyond The Time Barrier -Strait-Jacket (1964)
(David Arrate) My Kind of Story –It’s a Small World (1950) Image Gallery
(Lindsey) The Motion Pictures -Macabre (1958)
(Rob Silvera) The Midnight Monster Show -Homicidal (1961) & House on Haunted Hill (1959)
(Jo) The Last Drive In -Johnny Stool Pigeon (1949)
(Terri) Goregirl’s Dungeon -Goregirl’s Dungeon on YouTube: Alex North & Vic Mizzy

***AUGUST 1***

(Ruth) Silver Screenings -The Old Dark House (1963)
Classic Movie Hub -The Busy Body (1967)
(Paul) Lasso the Movies -The Tingler (1959)
(Lindsey) The Motion Pictures -Tribute/Bio
(Ray) Weird Flix -The Saracen Blade
(David Arrate) My Kind of Story -Masterson Of Kansas (1954) Image Gallery
(Ivan) Thrilling Days of Yesteryear -I Saw What You Did (1965)
(Stacia) She Blogged by Night -Let’s Kill Uncle (1966)
(Steve) Anti-Film School -Mr. Sardonicus (1961)
(John) The Droid You’re Looking For –William Castle Gimmick Infographic
Scenes from the Morgue -Showcase of newspaper ads for William Castle films
(Terri) Goregirl’s Dungeon -Favourite Five Series: William Castle

***AUGUST 2***

(Vinnie) Tales of the Easily Distracted -Zotz! (1962)
(Jenna Berry) Classic Movie Night -Ghost Story/Circle of Fear
(Sam) Wonders in the Dark -Christopher Komeda’s Score-Rosemary’s Baby (1968)
(Kristen) Journeys in Classic Film -Spine-Tingler: The William Castle Story
(Toby) 50 Westerns from the 50s -The Law vs. Billy the Kid (1954)
(Dorian) Tales of the Easily Distracted -The Spirit is Willing (1967)
(Gwen) Movies Silently -After the Silents: Chills! Thrills! William Castle Special!
(Jeff Kuykendall) Midnight Only -Bug (1975)
(David Arrate) My Kind of Story –It’s a Small World, Malcolm Shanks
(Misty) Cinema Schminema -Project X (1968)
The Nitrate Diva -When Strangers Marry (1944)
(Jo) The Last Drive In -Back Story: What Ever Happened to William Castle’s Baby? (Rosemary’s Baby)

See you Monday! I will be tweeting these features and other Castle related fun all week long! If you are on Twitter and you are participating in the blogathon check my William Castle Blogathon list. If you don’t see your name and want to be included contact Jo or myself on Twitter @thelastdrivein or @ggsdungeon
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14 Responses to “THE WILLIAM CASTLE BLOGATHON: Schedule July 29 – August 2”

  1. FABULOUS line-up! I’m thrilled to be taking part in this.


    • goregirl Says:

      We are thrilled to have you! I look forward to your review…The Night Walker is one of my personal favourite Castle films 🙂

    • And Aurora you’ve come out from hiding since you watched The Night Walker, I’m so proud of you – Now just don’t look under the bed

      • You are evil and should be destroyed!


        • I am the most wonderfully loving soul in the universe darling. Ask any of my cats and they’ll tell you so

          • I can tell that. Don’t have to ask your cats.

          • hahahahah!!!!!!!!!

          • Aurora-Twitter won’t let me DM anyone- it’s being wonky but I got your fab post for THE NIGHT WALKER and it’ll be linked up for tomorrows big day-You’re a peach-

          • Funny – I got an alert that you’d replied to my DM but then I can’t see the message.

            In any case, I hope you really like the post. Feel like I’m a bit out of my league on this one. BUT it was fab fun!


          • My Twitter account is having issues. For someone out their league you did a PHENOMENAL job covering THE NIGHT WALKER. I’m so glad you’re with us for The William Castle Blogathon. It wouldn’t be the same without you. I hope you enjoyed moving through the surreal and nightmarish world with Missy. She’s fab in anything. Even the good scary ones. Have you seen her in the tv film with Barbara Parkins… A Taste of Fear? I’m so grateful and proud of your contribution. Thanks pal…

  2. But did Aurora actually watch the film with hands over her eyes and the lights on is what I want to know–

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