Learn more Shop now Learn more Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Shop now Learn More Shop now Learn more Click Here Shop Kindle Learn More Shop now Shop Women's Shop Men's

Customer Review

on 7 October 2011
I have to admit right at the start that I'm already biased because I'm a huge fan of the films of William Castle. Out of all the films I saw as a kid the ones that made the biggest impression on me were the Hammer films, Harryhausen films, Universal Horrors and those of William Castle. The House On Haunted Hill and The Tingler were two of the most scary films I'd ever seen as a 10 year old and I have the fondest memories of these and other Castle films. So when I saw this book on Amazon I had to get it.
John W Law does a great job of giving us an insight into the Castle, the man himself and also gives a synopsis of each of his films and discusses the reaction by the public and critics at time of release. It's obviously a very well researched book. Thoroughly enjoyable for a fan like me. My only criticism is that I've never come across so many spelling mistakes in one book. A quick spellcheck or proof read would have helped immensely. However, this didn't spoil the book for me and it was just a minor irritation.
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse| Permalink
What's this?

What are product links?

In the text of your review, you can link directly to any product offered on Amazon.com. To insert a product link, follow these steps:
1. Find the product you want to reference on Amazon.com
2. Copy the web address of the product
3. Click Insert product link
4. Paste the web address in the box
5. Click Select
6. Selecting the item displayed will insert text that looks like this: [[ASIN:014312854XHamlet (The Pelican Shakespeare)]]
7. When your review is displayed on Amazon.com, this text will be transformed into a hyperlink, like this:Hamlet (The Pelican Shakespeare)

You are limited to 10 product links in your review, and your link text may not be longer than 256 characters.


Product Details

4.0 out of 5 stars
1
4.0 out of 5 stars
£12.95+ Free shipping with Amazon Prime