Folk Horror, Giant Snakes and a Young, Witchy Kelly Preston

Last night's blog took the first bite out of my countdown of My 100 Favorite Horror Films. I gladly present the next three selections. 97. The Ritual 2017 I have an affinity for horror films that focus on village superstition, folklore and folk horror, and I am not talking about M. Night Shyamalan’s The Village either. The …

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Dracula: Misrepresentations on the Big and Small Screens

One of my most prized possessions, a cloth-bound copy of Bram Stoker's Dracula. When I was very young, I watched Dan Curtis’ Dracula, a made for TV movie, starring Jack Palance as Count Dracula. From that moment on, I was hooked on the character. He was dark and frightening, and the cinematography was spooky and …

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