Zombies, Zombies Everywhere!

Zombie Girl Feature

A couple of years ago, if you were to ask an author or avid reader of popular fiction about the current trend, the answer would invariably be “vampires.”  Today, it has become nearly cliché to say, “zombies are the new vampires.”  Some might attest it was the humanized, tormented and soul-plagued monster, while others might […]

Friday The 13th: The Classic First Movie

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Whenever the words “Friday the 13th” are spoken, people around the world instantly think of the highly recognizable image of Jason Voorhees. This indiscriminate, machete wielding killing machine is the face of the long-running Friday the 13th series, but a lot of people, including the fictional character of Casey from the movie Scream, tend to […]

The Legacy of Freddy Krueger

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The mere mention of the name Freddy Krueger instantly brings to mind how much of an impact the original A Nightmare on Elm Street had on my childhood, along with how much that impact is still felt today. I was eight years old when the first film was released on VHS, and I already had […]

Michael Myers: The Boogeyman

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When the character of Laurie Stode asks Dr. Sam Loomis at the end of the first “Halloween” film if the horror she had just faced was the boogeyman, he responds with “As a matter of fact, it was.” The thing that is so terrifyingly effective about the character of Michael Myers in the original film […]