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Teen Wolf (last season trailer).

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Teen Wolf (last season trailer).

The final season of the  Teen Wolf TV series brings some apocalyptic awakenings to the world of our high school furry freaks. Here’s the official blurb: Teen Wolf follows the story of Scott McCall (Tyler Posey), a teenager who is bitten by a werewolf and becomes one himself. Now he must figure out how to balance […]

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Van Helsing season 2 trailer has teeth.

July 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Van Helsing season 2 trailer has teeth.

Well, the Van Helsing season 2 trailer has teeth. Two big pointy ones. This hasn’t jumped the pond yet in my house (don’t have SyFy), so I can’t quite find it in myself to comment more thoroughly.

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The Delirium Brief (a Laundry Files novel book 8) by Charles Stross (book review)

July 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Delirium Brief (a Laundry Files novel book 8) by Charles Stross   (book review)

It doesn’t seem that long ago since ‘The Nightmare Stacks’ was released but the ‘Laundry Files’ novels just keep appearing as if by magic and ‘The Delirium Brief’ is the latest to pop into existence. This is the eighth book in what is now a well-established series. The Laundry Files tells the story of the […]

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Deadman’s Road by Joe R. Lansdale (book review)

July 11, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
Deadman’s Road by Joe R. Lansdale  (book review)

‘Deadman’s Road’ is a collection of five stories featuring the gun totting Reverend Jedidiah Mercer as he rides from town to town to battle evil in the guise of werewolves, zombies, kobolds and other Lovecraftian monsters. This is a western-themed horror novel which the description on the back of the book says also contains ribald […]

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Phantasm blu-ray boxset: Phantasm (part 6 of 6) (film supplement review)

June 30, 2017 | By | Reply More
Phantasm blu-ray boxset: Phantasm (part 6 of 6)    (film supplement review)

The sixth disk of the ‘Phantasm’ boxset is loaded with extras. It doesn’t feel so much like sacrilege watching some of this before the lights go down but I still ended up spreading it out a bit over the month to take it all in. The first is 90 minutes, ‘Phantasmagoria’, is the cast discussing […]

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Wolf At The Door by Theresa Derwin (book review)

June 23, 2017 | By | Reply More
Wolf At The Door by Theresa Derwin  (book review)

Modern writers of horror have a difficult problem. Gone are the days of sitting around a real fire in a room lit by candlelight, with the wind howling outside and rats scratching in the walls. It is made harder by the authors who have taken the tradition scary monster such as the werewolf and vampire […]

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Aaron’s Blood (2017) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

June 12, 2017 | By | Reply More
Aaron’s Blood (2017) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

What is a father to do when his beloved son is becoming a vampire? A father has to choose the lesser evil of betraying or allowing his son to kill. Writer-director Tommy Stovall gives us a complex vampire film that delves more deeply into its characters than most modern horror pieces. Rating: high +1 (-4 […]

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Be Afraid (2017) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

June 6, 2017 | By | Reply More
Be Afraid (2017) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

Director Drew Gabreki manages to create an atmosphere of dread from a cliché-ridden plot supplied by scriptwriter Gerald Nott. A successful doctor escapes the big city and goes to live in a small idyllic Pennsylvania. The results are just about what horror fans would expect. The story is more complex than it at first appears, […]

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Preacher (second season mayhem) trailer.

June 2, 2017 | By | Reply More
Preacher (second season mayhem) trailer.

Are you looking to find God? Well, the good – or bad – news, depending on your take on such things, is that Jesse, Tulip and Cassidy are also on a shocking road trip to find a somewhat missing God hiding out on Earth. Hell wants to stop them, dead. Naturally. Doh! The Season 2 […]

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Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016) (DVD film review).

May 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2016) (DVD film review).

As the 2016 film title says, ‘Resident Evil: The Final Chapter’ is the sixth and final film in the franchise. Interestingly, the recap at the beginning will bring you up to speed and you can follow what is going on without the previous five films, although in this instance, I have seen them. I also […]

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