1951 Down Place #051 – The House That Bled to Death

January 2, 2016 by · 1 Comment 

42 Coleman Rd. Beautiful home with colorful history and good plumbing. Friendly neighborhood. Dining room ideal for birthday parties. Safe for pets. The British television station Channel 4 lists a moment from this television episode in their 100 Scariest Moments show (it came in at #50), and this month, we’ll see how the Down Placers […]

1951 Down Place #050 – Phantom Ship

November 30, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Just sit right back And you’ll hear a tale A tale of a famous trip, That started from a New York port, Aboard a sailing ship. The mate was a mighty creepy lad, The Skipper just was wed A small crew set sail that day, on a trip full of dread, a trip full of […]

1951 Down Place #049 – Dracula Has Risen from the Grave

October 31, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Happy Halloween! This month, the Down Placers get down with Dracula as they take a look at 1968’s Dracula Has Risen from the Grave. Director Freddie Francis said he wanted this film to be “visually interesting and exciting as opposed to just expect the audience to go along and see the same old Dracula.” Did he […]

1951 Down Place #048 – A Challenge for Robin Hood

October 1, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

Derek, Casey and Scott Walkin’ through the forest Laughin’ back and forth At what the other’n has to say Reminiscin’ this ‘n’ that And havin’ such a good time Oo-de-lally, Oo-de-lally Golly, what a day! And what are the boys reminiscin’ about this time? It’s Hammer’s 1967 film A Challenge for Robin Hood staring Barrie […]