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H.P. Lovecraft’s The Unnamable (DVD film review).

October 31, 2018 | By | Reply More
H.P. Lovecraft’s The Unnamable (DVD film review).

Jean-Paul Quellette produced, directed and wrote the screenplay for ‘The Unnamable’ so I guess he’s what French cinema experts call the auteur. The original went straight to VHS and this is a reissue on DVD. The film is based on an early (1923) short story by H.P. Lovecraft and features that familiar trope, a bunch […]

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Penguin horror (parody video).

October 25, 2018 | By | Reply More
Penguin horror (parody video).

You’ll never read a book the same way again. Or, will you?

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Patient Zero (2016) (DVD film review).

October 22, 2018 | By | Reply More
Patient Zero (2016) (DVD film review).

If you get bitten, you have 90 seconds before developing this strain of rabies and attacking anyone in sight. If you aren’t eaten then you become part of the pack to spread the disease. There is no cure…so far! In an American military bunker, a medical team, led by Dr. Gina Rose (actress Natalie Dormer) […]

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Down A Dark Hall (2018) (DVD film review).

October 22, 2018 | By | Reply More
Down A Dark Hall (2018) (DVD film review).

Troublesome Katherine ‘Kit’ Gordy (actress AnnaSophie Robb) is sent to the rather isolated Blackwood Boarding School, despite her protests after nearly burning her previous school down. Well, not exactly sent as the headmistress there offers to take her. Kit’s parents take her there a day early before the rest of the students come. The next […]

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Murders In The Zoo (1933) (a film retrospective by Mark R. Leeper).

October 18, 2018 | By | Reply More
Murders In The Zoo (1933) (a film retrospective by Mark R. Leeper).

A world-famous wild animal trapper travels all over the planet to find animals for his zoo. What the world does not know about him is that he is insanely jealous of his wife and plans horrific deaths for those who might want her. When he is afraid that his wife has cheated on him, he […]

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Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss sink teeth into Dracula for Netflix.

October 16, 2018 | By | Reply More
Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss sink teeth into Dracula for Netflix.

Dracula has been commissioned from the co-creators of drama series Sherlock – Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss. It will be produced by Hartswood Films for Netflix. The three episode 90 minute-long mini-series is being written by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss and inspired by Bram Stoker’s vampire novel. Three feature length episodes will re-introduce the […]

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Dead Indian Wars (Second in The Damnation Series) by Clark Casey (book review).

October 12, 2018 | By | Reply More
Dead Indian Wars (Second in The Damnation Series) by Clark Casey (book review).

‘Dead Indian Wars’ is volume two of the DamnationSeries, Clark Casye’s paranormal western series. The story here, picks up from where ‘Dawn In Damnation’ left off which is after the huge battle with the werewolves, the residents of the only other saloon in town. Many of the cowboy residents, have been shot and gone to […]

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By The Light Of My Skull by Ramsey Campbell (book review).

October 11, 2018 | By | Reply More
By The Light Of My Skull by Ramsey Campbell (book review).

There is immense pleasure to be gained from reading stories by an author who knows how to shape words in to images, who can bring to life settings and characters and imbue them with a sense of menace. Ramsey Campbell is one such author. With his ‘By The Light Of My Skull’ anthology, he takes […]

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Strange Nature (2018) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

October 9, 2018 | By | Reply More
Strange Nature (2018) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

In the rural wetlands of Minnesota near Duluth, Nature appears to be changing in some most unnatural ways. People living near the water are disappearing and thought to be kidnapped. Other children are deforming and the as yet unborn are becoming deformed and monstrous. Particularly susceptible are the frogs born with extra limbs and misshapen […]

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Lake Placid: Legacy (2018) (DVD film).

October 6, 2018 | By | Reply More
Lake Placid: Legacy (2018) (DVD film).

A group of alleged eco-warriors who get more out of achieving something than why are enticed a challenge and financial reward of 100 grand to visit Lake Placid by a small team already there. A place which has been taken off the maps and banned although none of them know why. They might be driven […]

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