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Kim Newman’s Video Dungeon

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I love this book. Kim Newman’s Video Dungeon is much more than a just a collection of reviews culled from the UK’s top genre critic’s monthly column in Empire. It contains the written… Continue reading

The Men who Made Frankenstein at the London Horror Festival

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Having laughed ourself stupid at deranged slapstick humour of Last Chance Saloon’s Curse of the Mummy and then the knockabout lunacy of The Twins Macabre our final show at the London Horror festival… Continue reading

The Twins Macabre – Slay at the London Horror Festival

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Following on from our hilarious Saturday afternoon experience of the Curse of the Mummy at the London Horror Festival, an excellent meal at the German Donar Kebab restaurant in Upper Street and a… Continue reading

Curse of the Mummy at the London Horror Festival

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I can’t think of a much better way to kick off a packed Saturday at the London Horror Festival than a visit to the Last Chance Saloon. Already established performers at the Edinburgh… Continue reading

Hekla’s Children by James Brogden

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I really liked James Brogden’s Hekla’s Children. The story opens when a group of four young adults set off on a training hike in Rowton, West Midlands, for their Duke of Edinburgh Award.… Continue reading

The Service at the London Horror Festival 2017

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Blimey Faceplant Theatre made us sign a disclaimer when we got to the top of the stairs at Islington’s  Old Red Lion Theatre and then snapped a selfie of everyone for the record.… Continue reading

The Shadow Over Innsmouth at The London Horror Festival 2017

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There’s nothing quite like a bit of HP Lovecraft for getting the sauce flowing at the London Horror Festival (see what we did there?). Sure old HP was a very important figure in… Continue reading

The Three Don’ts

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The pre-publicity from Celtic Badger said ‘Anyone be up for checking out a mad hard-genre, dark comedy film about Irish lads killing each other?’ Why Hell yes, as if you ever needed to… Continue reading

Sharktopus Vs Pteracuda (2014) Friday Morning Creature Feature

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‘We’ve got to find a way to eliminate these aggressive behaviors or at least figure out where they are coming from’ says Lorena (Katie Savoy) our heroic young biologist. Er might be because… Continue reading

New Indie Film Label ‘Short Subjects’ Announces First Releases

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Filmmaker Chris Collier’s new label Short Subjects aims to champion short films, giving them the recognition they deserve on platforms such as Amazon Prime. The label has a number of critically acclaimed shorts… Continue reading

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