Week of October 19-25, 2018

Here are your consolidated listings for the week for Comet TV, MeTV, and TCM.  Click links to read more on classichorrors.club.  Movie descriptions provided by IMDb.

Friday, October 19

7:00 PM             TCM                            Carry on Screaming (1966)
The sinister Dr Watt has an evil scheme going. He’s kidnapping beautiful young women and turning them into mannequins to sell to local stores.

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11:00 PM           Comet TV                   The Vampire (1957)
A kind, small-town doctor mistakenly ingests pills made from vampire bat blood and they turn him into a dangerous fanged creature

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11:30  PM           MeTV                         The Twilight Zone
The Monsters are Due on Maple Street

Saturday, October 20

12:00 AM            MeTV                        Alfred Hitchcock Presents
The Long Shot

12:30 AM            MeTV                        Alfred Hitchcock Presents
The Case of Mr. Pelham

1:00 AM             Comet TV                  Werewolf in a Girls’ Dormitory (1961)
At a girls’ school, several students are murdered by a snarling, wolf-man-like creature.  Suspicion falls upon a newly arrived teacher.

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12:00 PM            Comet TV                 House on Haunted Hill (1959)
A millionaire offers $10,000 to five people who agree to be locked in a large, spooky, rented house overnight with him and his wife.

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2:00 PM             Comet TV                  House of the Long Shadows (1983)
An American writer goes to a remote Welsh manor on a $20,000 bet: can he write a classic novel like “Wuthering Heights” in twenty-four hours?

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6:00 PM               MeTV                         Wonder Woman
Diana’s Disappearing Act

7:00 PM               MeTV                         Svengoolie:  Abbott & Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)
Two hapless freight handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man.

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9:00 PM               Comet TV                  Space: 1999
The Metamorph

9:00 PM                MeTV                        Lost in Space
The Android Machine

10:00 PM              MeTV                         Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
The Plot to Kill a City: Part 2

10:15 PM              Comet TV                  Space: 1999
Exiles

11:00 PM             MeTV                         Battlestar Galactica
War of the Gods: Part 1

Sunday, October 21

12:00 AM             MeTV                         Kolchak: The Night Stalker
The Zombie

1:00 AM              MeTV                         Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
Leviathan

2:00 AM              MeTV                         Land of the Giants
Pay the Piper

3:00 AM              MeTV                         Swamp Thing
The Emerald Heart

3:30 AM              MeTV                         Swamp Thing
The Living Image

2:00 PM             Comet TV                  X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963)
A doctor uses special eye drops to give himself x-ray vision, but the new power has disastrous consequences.

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4:00 PM             Comet TV                  J.D.’s Revenge (1976)
A docile black law student is possessed by a 1940s mobster in mid-1970s New Orleans.

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TCM Monster of the Month: The Mummy

7:00 PM             TCM                           The Mummy (1959)
In 1895, British archaeologists find and open the tomb of Egyptian Princess Ananka with nefarious consequences.

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8:45 PM             TCM                           The Curse of the Mummy’s Tomb (1964)
When European Egyptologists Dubois, Giles and Bray discover the tomb of the Egyptian prince Ra, American entrepreneur and investor Alexander King insists on shipping the treasures and sarcophagus back to England for tour and display. Once there, someone with murderous intent has discovered the means of waking the centuries dead prince…

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9:00 PM              Comet TV                  Space: 1999
One Moment of Humanity

10:15 PM            TCM                           Pharaoh’s Curse (1957)
Archaeologists in Egypt find one of their crew has been turned into a blood sucking mummy after they have unleashed a three thousand year curse by entering a Pharaoh’s tomb.

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10:00 PM            MeTV                         Night Gallery
The Girl with the Hungry Eyes

10:15 PM            Comet TV                  Space: 1999
All That Glisters

10:30 PM            MeTV                         Night Gallery
Rare Objects

11:30PM            TCM                           The Phantom Carriage (1921)
On New Year’s Eve, the driver of a ghostly carriage forces a drunken man to reflect on his selfish, wasted life.

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11:00 PM            MeTV                         The Twilight Zone
The Incredible World of Horace Ford

Monday, October 22

12:00 AM            MeTV                         Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Guilty Witness

12:30 AM            MeTV                         Alfred Hitchcock Presents
The Cheney Vase

1:30 AM              TCM                           Eyes without a Face (1960)
A surgeon causes an accident which leaves his daughter disfigured, and goes to extremes to give her a new face.

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4:00 AM              MeTV                         Night Gallery
Spectre in Tap-Shoes

4:30 AM              MeTV                         Night Gallery
You Can Come Up Now, Mrs. Millikan/Smile Please

4:00 PM              Comet TV                  Transatlantic Tunnel (1935)
A Team of International Scientists and engineers attempts to build a tunnel under the ocean.

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TCM Primetime: 200 Years of Frankenstein!

7:00 PM             TCM                           The Strange Life of Dr. Frankenstein (2018)
This documentary examines 19-year-old Mary Shelley’s novel and its eternal theme: Man’s quest for the secret of Life. The bicentenary of its publication will allow a wide public to explore the novel and discover its extraordinary modernity two centuries after it first appeared.

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8:00 PM             TCM                           Son of Frankenstein (1939)
One of the sons of Frankenstein finds his father’s monster in a coma and revives him, only to find out he is controlled by Ygor who is bent on revenge.

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9:00 PM             Comet TV                 Moon of the Wolf (1972)
After several locals are viciously murdered, a Louisiana sheriff starts to suspect he may be dealing with a werewolf.

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10:00 PM            TCM                           The Strange Life of Dr. Frankenstein (2018)
This documentary examines 19-year-old Mary Shelley’s novel and its eternal theme: Man’s quest for the secret of Life. The bicentenary of its publication will allow a wide public to explore the novel and discover its extraordinary modernity two centuries after it first appeared.

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11:00 PM            TCM                           The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
Victor Frankenstein builds a creature and brings it to life, but it behaves not as he intended.

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11:30 PM            MeTV                         The Twilight Zone
A World of Difference

Tuesday, October 23

12:00 AM            MeTV                          Alfred Hitchcock Presents
A Bullet for Baldwin

12:30 AM            MeTV                         Alfred Hitchcock Presents
The Big Switch

12:30 AM            TCM                           Frankenstein Created Woman (1967)
After being reanimated, Baron Frankenstein transfers the soul of a murdered young man into the body of a woman, prompting her to kill.

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1:00 AM              Comet TV                   Hands of a Stranger (1962)
A concert pianist loses his hands in a car crash, but a surgeon gives him new ones.  The experimental medical procedure goes awry when the new hands drive the pianist mad.

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2:15 AM             TCM                           Frankenstein Must be Destroyed! (1969)
Baron Frankenstein is once again working with illegal medical experiments. Together with a young doctor, Karl and his fiancée Anna, they kidnap the mentally sick Dr. Brandt, to perform the first brain transplantation ever.

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4:30 AM              MeTV                         Night Gallery
The Other Way Out

12:00 PM            Comet TV                  Snowbeast (1977)
A Colorado ski resort is besieged by a sub-human beast that commits brutal murders on the slopes.

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4:00 PM              Comet TV                  The Phantom Planet (1961)
After an invisible asteroid draws an astronaut and his ship to its surface, he is miniaturized by the phantom planet’s exotic atmosphere.

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11:30 PM            MeTV                         The Twilight Zone
Long Live Walter Jameson

Wednesday, October 24

12:00 AM            Comet TV                 House on Haunted Hill (1959)

A millionaire offers $10,000 to five people who agree to be locked in a large, spooky, rented house overnight with him and his wife.

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12:00 AM            MeTV                          Alfred Hitchcock Presents
You Got to Have Luck

12:30 AM            MeTV                         Alfred Hitchcock Presents
The Older Sister

4:30 AM              MeTV                         Night Gallery
Fright Night

4:00 PM              Comet TV                  Werewolf in a Girls’ Dormitory (1961)
At a girls’ school, several students are murdered by a snarling, wolf-man-like creature.  Suspicion falls upon a newly arrived teacher.

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TCM Primetime: Bela Lugosi!

7:00 PM             TCM                           White Zombie (1932)
A young man turns to a witch doctor to lure the woman he loves away from her fiancé, but instead turns her into a zombie slave.

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8:15 PM             TCM                           Mark of the Vampire (1935)
When a nobleman is murdered, a professor of the occult blames vampires; but not all is what it seems.

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9:30 PM            TCM                           Night Monster (1942)
Kurt Ingston, a rich recluse, invites the doctors who left him a hopeless cripple to his desolate mansion in the swamps as one by one they meet horrible deaths.

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11:00 PM          TCM                           The Human Monster (1939)
Insurance agent-physician collects on policies of men murdered by a disfigured resident of the home for the blind where he acts as doctor-on-call.

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11:30 PM           MeTV                         The Twilight Zone
People are Alike All Over

Thursday, October 25

12:00 AM            MeTV                          Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Shopping for Death

12:30 AM            TCM                           The Devil Bat (1940)
A mad scientist develops an aftershave lotion that causes his gigantic bats to kill anyone who wears it.

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12:30 AM            MeTV                         Alfred Hitchcock Presents
The Derelicts

12:00 AM            Comet TV                  J.D.’s Revenge (1976)
A docile black law student is possessed by a 1940s mobster in mid-1970s New Orleans.

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1:45 AM             TCM                           The Corpse Vanishes (1942)
A scientist, aided by an old hag and her two sons, kills virginal brides, steals their bodies, and extracts gland fluid to keep his ancient wife alive and young.

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2:00 AM             Comet TV                  Werewolf in a Girls’ Dormitory (1961)
At a girls’ school, several students are murdered by a snarling, wolf-man-like creature.  Suspicion falls upon a newly arrived teacher.

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3:00 AM             TCM                           Spooks Run Wild (1941)
The boys are sent to a mountain camp. Stranded in a small rural town, they hear about a “monster killer” roaming the countryside.

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4:15 AM             TCM                           Bowery at Midnight (1942)
Kindly soup kitchen operator and professor of criminology Karl Wagner uses his soup kitchen as a front for a criminal gang who commit a series of daring robberies and murders.

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4:30 AM             MeTV                         Night Gallery
Finnegan’s Flight

8:45 AM             TCM                           The Canterville Ghost (1944)
The descendent of a ghost imprisoned for cowardice hopes to free the spirit by displaying courage when under duress.

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12:00 PM            Comet TV                 Moon of the Wolf (1972)
After several locals are viciously murdered, a Louisiana sheriff starts to suspect he may be dealing with a werewolf.

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2:00 PM              Comet TV                   Riders to the Stars (1954)
In an attempt to discover the composition of meteors, three astronauts are sent out into space in three specially designed rockets. Their mission is to capture a meteor and bring it to Earth.

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4:00 PM              Comet TV                   Hands of a Stranger (1962)
A concert pianist loses his hands in a car crash, but a surgeon gives him new ones.  The experimental medical procedure goes awry when the new hands drive the pianist mad.

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11:30 PM            MeTV                          The Twilight Zone
Execution

Friday, October 26 (Early AM)

12:00 AM            MeTV                           Alfred Hitchcock Presents
And So Died Riabouchinska

12:30 AM            MeTV                          Alfred Hitchcock Presents
Safe Conduct

1:00 AM              Comet TV                   X: The Man with the X-Ray Eyes (1963)
A doctor uses special eye drops to give himself x-ray vision, but the new power has disastrous consequences.

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4:30 AM              MeTV                          Night Gallery
She’ll be Company for You

 

 

 

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