John Carradine: A Grossly Oversimplified Horror Overview

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carradineFrom Steinbeck to Dracula to the mad Dr. Bernardo who creates a giant, killer breast in Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Sex* (*But Were Afraid To Ask), John Carradine appeared in over 200 movies during a career that spanned more than half a century. Naturally, I chose to review all of them.

I kid.

This being the kind of blog it is, I thought I’d pick a few representative examples of Carradine’s horror films from the Forties through the Eighties. And not just any horror movies, but some of his schlockier moments.Read More »