On Mascot in May

Highlights for the month include World Turtle Day and birthdays for Vincent Price, Christopher Lee, and Peter Cushing!

May 1: Kung Fu Tuesday

The Street Fighter (1974)

Return of the Street Fighter (1974)

Sister Street Fighter (1974) (AKA Revenge of the Dragon)

May 2

The Legend of Boggy Creek (1972)

Land of the Minotaur (1976)

The Galaxy Invader (1985)

May 3

Hercules in the Haunted World (1961) (AKA Hercules in the Center of the Earth)

God Told Me To (1976)

Hide and Creep (2004)

May 4: Sci-Fi Friday!

Attack of the Monsters (1969) (AKA Gamera vs. Guiron)

Escape From Galaxy 3 (1981) (AKA Starcrash II)

Bride of the Monster (1955)

May 5

They Came From Beyond Space (1967)

Black Sunday (1960) (AKA The Mask of Satan)

Manos the Hands of Fate (1966)

May 6: Orson Welles’ Birthday

The Stranger (1946)

King Solomon’s Treasure (1979)

Plan 9 From Outer Space (1959)

May 7: Albert Band’s Birthday

I Bury the Living (1958)

The Snow Creature (1954)

Blood Tide (1982) (AKA Demon Island)

May 8: Kung Fu Tuesday

Ninja Wars (1982) (AKA Death of a Ninja)

The Prodigal Boxer (1972) (AKA Kung Fu: The Punch Of Death, AKA Fang Shi Yu)

Return of the Tiger (1978)

May 9: Houses of Horror

The House by the Cemetery (1981) (AKA Zombie Hell House)

The House of Exorcism (1975)

The House That Screamed (1970) (AKA The Finishing School)

May 10

Black Sabbath (1963)

The Bat (1959)

Demon Witch Child (1975) (AKA The Possessed)

May 11: Sci-Fi Friday!

Monster From a Prehistoric Planet (1967) Gappa the Triphibian Monsters

The Last Man on Earth (1964) (AKA "The Damned Walk at Midnight)

War of the Monsters (1966) (AKA Gamera Strikes Again)

May 12

The Cat o’ Nine Tails (1971)

Cathy’s Curse (1977)

White Zombie (1932)

May 13

Colossus and the Amazon Queen (1960)

Rocketship X-M (1950)

The Galaxy Invader (1985)

May 14

Deep Red (1975) (AKA The Hatchet Murders)

Charade (1963)

Blonde Ice (1948)

May 15: Joseph Cotten’s and Nicholas Hammond’s Birthdays

Lady Frankenstein (1971)

The Black Cobra 2 (1989)

Carnival of Souls (1962) (AKA Corridors of Evil)

May 16

Find a Place to Die (1968)

The Deadly Companions (1961) (AKA Trigger Happy)

May 17: Dennis Hopper’s Birthday

Night Tide (1961) (AKA Girl From Beneath the Sea)

Yongary: Monster From the Deep (1967)

The Phantom from 10,000 Leagues (1955)

May 18: Sci-Fi Friday!

Contamination (1980) (AKA Alien Contamination, AKA Toxic Spawn)

Warriors of the Wasteland (1983) (AKA The New Barbarians)

Pandora Machine (2004)

May 19

Black Cobra (1987)

Death Rides a Horse (1967) (AKA As Man to Man)

May 20

Master of the Flying Guillotine (1976) (AKA One-Armed Boxer 2)

Night of the Living Dead (1968)

The Werewolf of Washington (1973)

May 21: Richard Hatch’s Birthday

Prisoners of the Lost Universe (1983)

Black Cobra 3: Manila Connection (1990)

Track of the Moon Beast (1976)

May 22

Confessions of a Police Captain (1971)

The City of the Dead (1960) (AKA Horror Hotel)

Werewolf Woman (1976) (AKA The Legend of the Wolf Woman)

May 23: World Turtle Day

Gammera the Invincible (1966)

War of the Monsters (1966) (AKA Gamera Strikes Again)

Destroy All Planets (1968) (AKA Gamera vs. Viras)

May 24

Tombs of the Blind Dead (1972) (AKA Mark of the Devil Part V: Night of the Blind Terror)

Dracula vs. Frankenstein (1971) (AKA The Revenge of Dracula)

The Vampire Happening (1971)

May 25: Sci-Fi Friday!

Rocketship X-M (1950)

Cosmos War of the Planets (1977) (AKA Cosmo 2000 — Planet Without a Name)

They (1974) (AKA Invasion From Inner Earth)

May 26: Peter Cushing’s Birthday

The Satanic Rites of Dracula (1973) (AKA Count Dracula and His Vampire Bride)

Land of the Minotaur (1976)

Asylum (1972) (AKA House of Crazies)

May 27: Vincent Price’s Birthday

The Last Man on Earth (1964) (AKA "The Damned Walk at Midnight)

House on Haunted Hill (1959)

The Bat (1959)

May 28: Christopher Lee’s Birthday (Yesterday)

Horror Express (1972) (AKA Panic in the Transiberian Train)

Circus of Fear (1966) (AKA Psycho-Circus)

End of the World (1977)

May 29

Dragon Princess (1976)

Frankenstein ’80 (1972) (AKA Midnight Horror)

May 30

China 9, Liberty 37 (1978) (AKA Gunfire)

Captain Apache (1971)

May 31

Megaforce 7.9 (1980) (AKA Deathquake, AKA Earthquake 7.9)

Bride of the Monster (1955)

Plus serials and classic TV featuring Captain Marvel, the Green Hornet, Flash Gordon, Quatermass, and more!