Monthly Archives: October 2014

“The Lost Boys – No Sparkly Vampires Allowed”

The “Lost Boys,” which was released on January 31, 1987, would go on to win the 1988 Saturn Award for Best Horror Film from the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA. Directed by Joel Schumacher (A Time … Continue reading

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“A Triple Dose of Tim Curry In Tales From The Crypt”

The day of the door-to-door salesman has virtually, all but vanished as a profession. A once viable occupation for someone who had either charismatic looks, or the gift of gab, has been replaced by computers and telephones. I can, however, … Continue reading

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“A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors”

“Sleep. Those little slices of Death. How I loathe them.” Edgar Allen Poe Why did I opt to write about “A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: The Dream Warriors” given the number of sequels I could have chosen from? The … Continue reading

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“A Nightmare on Elm Street – Thirty Years of Scares”

“I don’t even know who’s doing it and I’m not interested. It’s actually really painful to think about it. It’s the film of mine that I probably love the most, and which made the most money. The script went around … Continue reading

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“From Dusk Till Dawn – The Series”

The series “From Dusk Till Dawn,” does initially follow the plot of the cult classic film, directed by Robert Rodriguez (Sin City), and written by Academy Award and Golden Globe winner, Quentin Tarantino (Pulp Fiction), based on a story by … Continue reading

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“Strawberry Spring From King’s Night Shift Collection”

The career of ultra prolific and best selling author, Stephen King, has been a long and distinguished one. The collection of short stories, contained within the pages of the book “Night Shift,” marked one such distinction. When Doubleday published the … Continue reading

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“The Sacrament – Mirrors Real Life Horror At Jonestown”

I didn’t have an opportunity to see Ti West’s (The House of the Devil) film “The Sacrament” when it was in the theaters this past May. While searching through the new release section on Netflix the other day, I saw … Continue reading

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