Who Likes-Vincent Price?

Discussion in 'Visual Arts' started by Luvtemps, Nov 15, 2019.

  1. Luvtemps

    Luvtemps Forum Resident Thread Starter

    Darkness falls across the land,the midnight hour is close at hand..haaaaaaa,whether reciting classic lines for classic LP'S[Thriller]or hamming it up in one of his many,many roles Mr.Price is an American treasure-from[Tower Of London-1939]to[Edward Scissorhands-1990]this great actors kept us coming back for more from the mean[Baka-The Ten Commandments]to the tormented[Don Madina-The Pitt And The Pendulum]to the crazed curator of[Wax Museum]it's always good to watch a Vincent Price film!
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  2. Holy Diver

    Holy Diver Forum Resident

    I love him to death. The Dr. Phibes movies, Theatre of Blood, all great.
  3. Bingo Bongo

    Bingo Bongo Music gives me Eargasms

    Love him on Alice Cooper's Welcome To My Nightmare album
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  4. HenryH

    HenryH Forum Resident

  5. Maranatha5585

    Maranatha5585 Forum Resident

    Down South
    oh yeah!
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  6. Slack Babbath

    Slack Babbath Forum Resident

    Hit The North
  7. tumbleweed

    tumbleweed Three chords and an attitude

    Colorado foothills
    Many will disagree with me, but two of my favorites are his American-International projects: "The Raven" (Roger Corman!) and "Comedy of Terrors", both co-starring Peter Lorre and Boris Karloff, all three chewing the scenery and having a grand old time. Jack Nicholson in "Raven" is an added bonus.
  8. Slack Babbath

    Slack Babbath Forum Resident

    Hit The North
    Me !
    I don’t think I’ve seen him turn in a bad performance - a real star (in the true sense of the word) and gent.

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  9. Culpa

    Culpa Forum Resident

    Philadelphia, PA
    Leaving Lepidoptera.....please don't touch the display, little boy.....:)
  10. Alan G.

    Alan G. Forum Resident

    NW Montana
    One of the Greats! From comedy (Champagne for Caesar +), drama (Laura +), and horror. He could do everything. My introduction was House on Haunted Hill. I followed through everything after. Then back.
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  11. smilin ed

    smilin ed Forum Resident

    Love him. with or without the extra ham.


    The Masque of the Red Death
    The Pit and the Pendulum
    The Whales of August
    While the City Sleeps
    Witchfinder General
    The Abominable Dr Phibes
    Edward Scissorhands
  12. ' Theatre of Blood ' is my favourite Vincent.
  13. Holerbot6000

    Holerbot6000 Forum Resident

    Love the Vincent. Watched all the Poe movies this summer. He was so great even when he was hamming it up.

    Masque of the Red Death and Abominable Dr. Phibes are probably my favorites, but he made so many great movies!!!!!!

    My cousin used to be neighbors with him in Malibu and said he was a very cool guy, very nice and approachable.
  14. TheVU

    TheVU Forum Resident

    There’s an accountant in the city where I live that I serve as a waiter from time to time that sounds an awful lot like Mr.Price. I really want him to do some kind of narration for a movie.
  15. Solitaire1

    Solitaire1 Carpenters Fan

    Despite the humor in The Raven, it does feature a great wizard battle between Price's character and Karloff's.

    Vincent Price is the star of my favorite movie: Dr. Goldfoot & The Bikini Machine. He looks like he was having fun during the movie, although he mentioned in an interview that it was originally supposed to be musical but they cut out all of the music.
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  16. vinnie

    vinnie Senior Member

    New Jersey
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  17. Solitaire1

    Solitaire1 Carpenters Fan

    I agree. Although a bit silly, I liked his portrayal of Egghead (he ranks just below my favorite: Louie The Lilac). A while ago Egghead was featured in a Batman comic intended for kids. They gave the following as his real name: Edgar Heed.
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  18. Scope J

    Scope J Senior Member

  19. Yawndave

    Yawndave Forum Resident

    Santa Clara CA
    My favorite movie of his: The Tingler.

    The hand coming out of the colorized blood-filled bathtub is one of the greatest b-movie horror scenes ever!
  20. Derek Slazenger

    Derek Slazenger Specs, rugs & rock n roll

    Yes, I absolutely love him! Peter Cushing too but Vincent is my favourite :)
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  21. Al Kuenster

    Al Kuenster Forum Resident

    Las Vegas, NV - US
    I like all his pre horror films but I think his true calling was the horror genre, fun stuff!
  22. daglesj

    daglesj Forum Resident

    Norfolk, UK
    A great talent. Always entertaining, never boring.
  23. Linton S. Dawson

    Linton S. Dawson Lovely sort of deviant

    Glasses off! :wantsome:

  24. Michael

    Michael I LOVE WIDE S-T-E-R-E-O!

    Love him! I even have his Cook Book!
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  25. Tim S

    Tim S Senior Member

    East Tennessee
    How could anyone not like Vincent Price? That's just wrong!

    I don't remember where I read this, but a reviewer or fan asked "Has anyone EVERY watched a Vincent Price movie and said 'yeah this movie is ok, but it would be better if it had less Vincent Price' ."

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