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Exploring THE BLAIR WITCH FILES Teen Books: What Happened To Heather Donahue?

Despite the revolutionary viral success of THE BLAIR WITCH PROJECT, I missed out on the theatrical experience of history in the making. The film first fell into my lap as a rented VHS copy from the local video store, and it played from the television screen into my mind as the desperate cry for help […]

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Gizmo Was an Alien? 5 Bizarre Revelations from Horror Movie Novelizations

Back when people actually read books, novelizations of movies were incredibly popular. Kids could read and reread (and reread) the stories from their favorite Hollywood blockbusters. However, writing and publishing a novel is a very time-consuming process. So in order to release the novelizations in time to coincide with a respective film’s theatrical run, authors would frequently work […]

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VIDEO: The Long Lost Art Of The Movie Novelization!

Here is Wikipedia’s introduction paragraph to a what a “movie novelization” is. “A novelization (or novelisation) is a derivative novel that adapts the story of a work created for another medium, such as a film, TV series, comic strip or video game. Film novelizations were particularly popular before the advent of home video, but continue […]