September 27

BORN ON September 27

1972 – Gwyneth Paltrow, who starred in “Se7en”.

1968 – Charlie Spradling, actress who appeared in “To Sleep with a Vampire”, “Bad Channels,” “Puppet Master II”, “Mirror Mirror,” “Meridian”, “Twice Dead”, “The Blob (1988).”

1968 – Patrick Muldoon, appeared in the films “Stigmata.” “Finders Keepers,” “Arrival II,” “Alpha Wolf,” “Bad Karma,” “Starship Troopers” and more.

1947 – Meat Loaf, who played “Eddie” in “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” and “BloodRayne.”

1934 – Wilford Brimley appeared in the 1982 version of “The Thing,” and “Mutant Species.”

1921 – Milton Subotsky, Writer/producer whose film credits include “Horror Hotel,” “Dr. Terror’s House of Horrors” and “Tales from the Crypt.”

DIED ON September 27

2019 – Robert Scott Garrison, appeared in “Prom Night (1980).”

2013 – Jay Robinson, had appeared in “Skeeter”, “Ghost Ship”, “Dracula”, “Transylvania Twist”, “Nightmare Honeymoon.”

2012 – Herbert Lom appeared in “Asylum”, “Murders in the Rue Morgue”, “Dorian Gray”, “Count Dracula”, “Mark of the Devil”, “ “The Phantom of the Opera”, “Mysterious Island” and many more.

2003 – Donald O’Connor made appearances on “Tales from The Crypt.”

2003 – Fay Helm, who appeared in “Calling Dr. Death,” “Captive Wild Woman” and “Night Monster”.


The Frozen Dead (1967) – Boston – premiere
C.H.U.D. II: Bud the Chud 1989

The Bunker (2001)
Flesh for the Beast (2003)
Lust for Dracula (2004)
Exorcism (2005) – DVD premiere

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September 28

BORN ON September 28

1992 – Keir Gilchrist, appeared in “Tales of Halloween”, “Dark Summer”, “It Follows”, and “Dead Silence.”

1968 – Naomi Watts, starred in “King Kong (2005),” “The Ring 1 & 2,” “Funny Games,” “Shut In,” “Children of the Corn: The Gathering,” and “The Shaft.”

1967 – Mira Sorvino starred in the film “Mimic,” “Look Away,” “The Stuff” and “The Presence.”

1952 – Sylvia Kristel, starred in “Dracula’s Widow.”

1950 – John Sayles, who wrote the screenplays for such films as “Alligator” and “The Howling”.

1947 – Michael Flynn, has appeared in “The Cell 2,” “I’ll Always Know What You Did Last Summer,” “Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers,” “The Appearance,” “Werewolf (TV Series)”, and more.

1947 – Jeffery Jones, who appeared in “Sleepy Hollow,” “Ed Wood” and “Beetlejuice.”

1946 – Fiona Lewis, who appeared in the films “The Fury,” “Dr. Phibes Rises Again” and “Strange Invaders.”

1934 – Janet Munro, appeared in “The Crawling Eye.”

DIED ON September 28

2007 – Charles B. Griffith. who wrote the screenplays for “Not of This Earth,” “It Conquered the World,” “A Bucket of Blood,” “Death Race 2000,” “Beast from Haunted Cave” and “Attack of the Crab Monsters.”

1973 – Mantan Moreland who appeared in the films “Zombies on Broadway,” “Spider Baby” and “Revenge of the Zombies”.


The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) – Los Angeles
Dracula A.D. (1972) – UK
Eraserhead (1977) – New York City premiere

Impulse (1984)
I Come in Peace – aka “Dark Angel” (1990)
Ed Wood (1994) – USA limited
Vampire Hunter D (2001)
Hollywood Vampyr (2002) – Firelight Shocks Film Festival
Abominable (2006) – Austin Fantastic Fest

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September 29

BORN ON September 29

1970 – Natasha Gregson Wagner, appeared in the films “Vampires: Los Muertos,” “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and “Urban Legend.”

1969 – Erika Eleniak, appeared in “Bordello of Blood,” the 1988 remake of “The Blob” and “Dracula 3000.”

1968 – Luke Goss, appeared in “Unearthed,” “Below,” “Blade II.” He also played “The Creature” in the 2004 TV mini-series version of “Frankenstein.”

1962 – Tom Sizemore who starred in the films “Red Planet,” “The Relic,” and “Dreamcatcher.”

1955 – Ken Weatherwax who played “Pugsley” in the original “The Addams Family” TV series.

1945 – Reggie Bannister, who has starred in “Phantasm,” “Phantasm II,” “Phantasm III,” “Phantasm IV” and “Bubba Ho-Tep.”

1942 – Ian McShane, appeared in “American Horror Story (TV Series),” “Case 39,” and more.

1942 – Madeline Kahn who appeared in “Young Frankenstein”.

1939 – Larry Linville, appeared in the TV movie “The Night Stalker,” the “Chopper” episode of “Kolchak; The Night Stalker” and in the film “C.H.U.D. II: Bud the Chud.”

1931 – Anita Ekberg, who appeared in “Abbott & Costello Go to Mars,” “Screaming Mimi” and in the title role of “Malenka, the Vampire”

1924 – Steve Forrest who appeared in “Phantom of the Rue Morgue”.

1920 – Nick Raymond, who appeared in the films “Tomb of the Undead” and “Bigfoot.”

1918 – Gil Herman who appeared in “The Day the Earth Stood Still” and “Invaders from Mars”.

1915 – Anne Nagel who appeared in “Man Made Monster,” “Black Friday” and “The Mad Doctor of Market Street”

DIED ON September 29

2019 – Beatriz Aguirre, appeared in “The Black Pit of Dr. M,” “Espiritismo” and “Cautivo del mas allá.”

2010 – Tony Curtis appeared in “The Mummy Lives”, “Lobster Man from Mars”, “Brainwaves”, “The Manitou”, and a few more.

2007 – Lois Maxwell, appeared in the 1963 version of “The Haunting.”

2006 – George Lee, who appeared in the films “Dracula Sucks,” “Hellraiser III: Hell on Earth”.

1988 – Charles Addams, creator of “The Addams Family”.


The Black Torment (1965) – Fargo, ND
King of Kong Island (1968)
Don’t Torture a Duckling (1972)
Terror of the Living Dead – “The Hanging Woman? (1975)
Burnt Offerings (1976) – New York City
Thirst (1979)
Amityville: A New Generation (1993)
Halloween 6: The Curse of Michael Myers (1995)
Jack Frost (1997) – Germany
Fist of the Vampire (2007)
Haunting of Winchester House (2009)

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September 30

BORN ON September 30

1985 – Greyston Holt, appeared in “See No Evil 2”, “Supernatural (TV Series)”, “Bitten (TV Series)”, “Lost Boys: The Tribe.”

1982 – Lacey Chabert, starred in “Black Christmas (2006),” “Ghost of Goodnight Lane”, “Sanitarium”, “Thirst” and more.

1964 – Monica Bellucci, who appeared in the 1992 version of “Dracula,” and “Brotherhood of the Wolf”.

1961 – Eric Stoltz who starred in the films “The Fly II,” “Anaconda” and “The Prophecy” (1995).

1950 – Victoria Tennant, who appeared in “The Legend of the Mummy,” “Horror Planet” and “Flowers in the Attic”.

1946 – Dan O’Bannon who wrote the screenplays for the films “Alien,” “Aliens,” “Alien Covenant,” “Lifeforce,” “The Return of the Living Dead,” (which he also directed), “Total Recall” and “Dead and Buried.”

1943 – Ian Ogilvy, who appeared in the films “And Now the Screaming Starts,” “From Beyond the Grave” and “The Conqueror Worm”

1931 – Angie Dickinson who starred in the TV movie “The Norliss Tapes” and in the film “Dressed To Kill.”

1921 – Deborah Kerr who starred in the films “The Innocents” and “Eye of the Devil.”

1904 – Frank Lawton who appeared in the films “Devil Doll” and “The Invisible Ray.”.

1887 – Lil Dagover who starred as “Jane” in “The Cabinet of Dr. Calagari.”

DIED ON September 30

2019 – Wayne Fitzgerald, Misc. crew on various films “The Fly,” “Rosemary’s Baby,” “Incubus,” “Wolfen,” “The Dead Zone,” “Firestarter” and many more.

2013 – Sir Anthony Hinds, writer/producer of many Hammer films including “The Evil of Frankenstein”, “The Kiss of the Vampire”, “The Curse of the Werewolf”, “The Brides of Dracula”, “Horror of Dracula”, “The Curse of Frankenstein” and many more.

2012 – Turhan Bey appeared in “The Amazing Mr. X”, “The Mad Ghoul”, “The Mummy’s Tomb”, “Destination Unknown.”

1972 – Edgar G. Ulmer, Producer/writer/director, whose credits include “The Black Cat” (1934), “Daughter of Dr. Jekyll” and “The Man from Planet X”.


The Ape (1940)
Donovan’s Brain (1953)
Brainstorm (1983)
Elvira, Mistress Of The Dark (1988)
Meridian (1992) – video premiere
Evil Unleashed (2003)
Zombie Hunters( 2007)
Pulse 2: Afterlife (2008)

Rest Stop: Don’t Look Back (2008)

Tucker and Dale vs. Evil (2010) – USA limited

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