The first series of its kind ever produced, chronicling the history of movie horror from the earliest experimetal chillers through the unforgettable "golden age of movie monsters," and on through today's terrfiying fright films
Hosted by Christopher Lee, the screen's legendary King Of Horror, the series features appearances by Robert De Niro, Jamie Lee Curtis, Hugh Hefner, Charlton Heston, Kenneth Branagh, Joe Dante, and many more. Also featured are fascinating interviews with Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Lon Chaney Jr., Vincent Price, Peter Cushing, and Claude Rains. Included as a special bonus are never-before-seen interviews with the friends and families of the legendary names of horror such as Bela Lugosi, Jr.;Boris Karloff's daughter, Sarah Karloff; Claude Rains' daughter, Jessica Rains, and more.
The series also highlights rare and chilling scenes from current films such as Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, Halloween, Poltergeist and The Haunting, to classics like Dracula, Frankenstein, The Wolf Man, The Mummy, Phantom Of The Opera, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame, The Creature From The Black Lagoon, and The Body Snatchers. Also included are rare photographs from pricate collections, home movies from the sets of horror classics, as well as outtakes, screen tests, previously "lost" films, and other exciting surprises. Each episode offers unique production sidelights and insights to make 100 Years Of Horror the most interesting and informative horror chronology ever assembled.
Take a journey through a century of horror's most frightening tales.... if you can stand it.