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Films 

The Top 10 Dean Koontz Novels

When it comes to household names in literary horror, the list pretty much begins and ends with Stephen King. This is a shame for so many reasons, but one of the biggest is that it gives short shrift to Dean Koontz, a King contemporary who is just as dizzyingly prolific. Since he began his career […]

Films Music 

What THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW is Really About

The slow, steady mainstreaming of THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW is nearly complete. On October 20, Kenny Ortega’s new TV version of the infamous cult musical took to the airwaves on regular network television [read Alyse Wax’s comparison of the two productions here], proving that the out-of-the-way subversive grindhouse playground which the movie used to inhabit […]

TV 

The Five Scariest DOCTOR WHO Episodes

These are sad days, my friends. Sad days indeed. Netflix has taken the Doctor from us, eight seasons of adventures through space and time, wiped from our queues in a most unkind fashion. As the great JM Barrie once opined, “We never understand how little we need in this world until we know the loss […]