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The 50 Greatest Literary Character Names of All Time

Greg Olear whittles the Who’s Who of all of literature down to the 50 top names. Continue reading

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One of the many surreal images in HOUR OF THE WOLF

The Hero’s Tale: The Conclusion of My Year of Horror

When is a myth like a horror movie or when is reality like a myth? Tom Gualtieri concludes his year of horror with five films that send their heroes into the darkness. Continue reading

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Patty McCormack as THE BAD SEED

The 10 Best Worst Horror Movies, or, Summer Camp

See a severed head talk! See deranged blondes! See Lyle Waggoner naked! See the best worst movies in this month’s installment of MY YEAR OF HORROR. Continue reading

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The Dubious Allure of Gore

With the release of Evil Dead today and the death of Roger Ebert yesterday, Tom Gualtieri reflects on his despair at the equation of gore with fear. Continue reading

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"He didn't get out of the cockadoodie car!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"

My Year of Horror: March Madness

Your shrink will have a field day with this month’s twisted psychotics, neurotics and schizophrenics, coming around to fill your life with horror. Continue reading

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A Post-Apocalyptic Reader

Robert Burke Warren ponders the appeal of the Apocalypse, and reveals his four favorite End of Days reads. Continue reading

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Balok was designed by Wah Ming Chang, Chinese-American sculptor and artist responsible for many costumes, creatures and gadgets from the original Star Trek series.

My Year of Horror: 13 Fundamental Films for October

Horror film aficionado Tom Gualtieri reveals his list of the 13 best horror films of all time. Continue reading

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