I never wanted my reviews for this blog to be exclusively for film and television. I write things that are meant to be read, and I want my examination of media/culture to include things that were meant to be read. The problem is that reading a book in preparation for a full review is a … Continue reading Book Look: “A World of Horror”
The October celebration continues with a film that blends supernatural horror with family tragedy to create an eerie, unsettling experience that's not for the faint of heart. NOTE: Because this film is a few years old, I'm going to be more lenient with spoilers here. I would recommend watching the film before reading this post. … Continue reading Movie Review: “The Witch”
For the first post in our October celebrations, I will be revisiting a movie I've seen several times, explaining why it kind of sucks and why I love it anyway. When Bram Stoker penned his most famous Gothic novel in 1897, he had no way of knowing that its eponymous character would soon become a … Continue reading Movie Review: “Bram Stoker’s Dracula”
Ahhhh, can you feel that? That's the feel of a new season approaching. A season of changing leaves, pumpkin spice and several dollops of spookiness. That's right, the month of October is here once again! It's a time of year that I'm especially fond of, and since this is the first October I'll be spending … Continue reading Big plans for October!