The 13th Floor

Films 

EYES WITHOUT A FACE: The Thin Veil of Illusion

EYES WITHOUT A FACE (1960) is a film not only about a deranged doctor kidnapping and disfiguring women, it’s also about a father’s love for his daughter and a quest for repentance. There is a duality to the film — a horrific fable that floats between fantasy and reality. Aesthetically, director Georges Franju combines two […]

Films 

Dueling Dinos! Returning to THE LOST WORLD (1960) and THE LOST WORLD: JURASSIC PARK

Since the 1925 silent version of THE LOST WORLD, dinosaurs have stalked our silver screens. Sometimes they are quite successful… and other times they just miss the Jurassic mark. Irwin Allen’s 1960 production of THE LOST WORLD begins with Professor Challenger (Claude Rains, a long way from THE WOLF MAN and CASABLANCA) arriving in London to […]