Night of the Ghouls
Night of the Ghouls (1959)

From one of the worst director's in Hollywood history comes the third entry in his cycle of four incredibly awful horror films. Like Wood's Plan 9 from Outer Space, this one features the dubious talents of the psychic Criswell,… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1959
DVD Release Date: May 14, 2002
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Critic Score: 30% 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 Humanick
Suite101.com

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.

Jonathan Rosenbaum
Chicago Reader

A grade-Z effort.

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Rob Gonsalves
eFilmCritic.com

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

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Film4

Dog-eared poverty-row horror.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Awfully directed by the ironically feted cult film-maker Ed Wood Jr.

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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!

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Flixster Audience Score: 20% Flixster User Reviews
Phil Hubbs
Ah the Ed Wood cinematic universe with the odd crossover. Well there are certainly a few interesting tit bits to mention with this movie. For starters it… More
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