Night of the Ghouls
Night of the Ghouls (1959)

Night of the Ghouls (which was also known as Revenge of the Dead) was Edward D. Wood Jr.'s first attempt at making a horror film without any contribution, either in a true performance or through the presence of archival footage, from… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 14, 2002
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Critic Score: 22% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Trevor Johnston
Time Out

Expect yet more of the 'neo-Brechtian panache' (i.e. complete technical incompetence) that secured Wood his rep as the very worst of the worst.

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Rob Gonsalves

Worth a look, as all Wood films are, if only for the laughs.

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Dog-eared poverty-row horror.

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Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

A grade-Z effort.

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Dan Lybarger
Nitrate Online

As lame as 'Plan 9' and 'Glen or Glenda' but not quite as unintentionally funny.

Mike McGranaghan
Aisle Seat

So bad, it's good!

Rob Humanick

The joys of Night of the Ghouls rest on the laurels of an extremely acquired taste in "bad" movies. Don't say you weren't warned.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Without Lugosi, Ed Wood's films don't amount to a lot.

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Aj V
I liked this movie, it was funny, the story is good and the movie doesn't look as bad as plan 9 does, instead it's more like a low budget horror… More
Phil Hubbs
Probably the worst of Ed Woods sci-fi/horror flicks which is quite an achievement haha the lack of Lugosi is the real undoing here, his iconic charm is badly… More