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Book Review: Beyond the Darkness: Cult, Horror, and Extreme Cinema – Author Phil Russell

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It’s very well possible, that “this” book in particular “Beyond the Darkness” has been long overdue in the film and cinema literature circuit. As those who are familiar with this style already know, many of these films are not the kind that mainstream will embrace (let alone admit to ever watching). It’s hard core stuff pain and simple. The worst ...

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Book Review: The Essential Supernatural: On the Road with Sam and Dean Winchester – Author Nicholas Knight

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The Essential Supernatural: On the Road with Sam and Dean Winchester I’ve been a hardcore Supernatural fan from the very first episode up to where it’s at now. And any Supernatural fan will tell you that the series has seen some bizarre journeys over the years. From monsters to urban legends to angels, demons, and Gods of all sorts. It’s ...

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Book Review: Harry Potter Poster Collection – Author Warner Bros. Entertainment

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Harry Potter Poster Collection: The Definitive Movie Posters [Paperback] Harry Potter Poster Collection: The Quintessential Images [Paperback] This book review actually combines 2 releases under the same branding of the “Harry Potter Poster Collection”. The 2 releases are identical in size, type, and usage appropriately named “The Definitive Movie Posters” and “The Quintessential Images“. While they do resemble books, I ...

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Book Review: The Illustrated Stephen King Movie Trivia Book – Authors Brian James Freeman | Glenn Chadbourne

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It’s always a great joy to receive another Stephen King focused book. It’s an even greater joy when its written in a way that you can use to be engaging or even entertaining. “The Illustrated Stephen King Movie Trivia Book” is one such book that presents all sorts of questions on Stephen King film work. In fact it’s so “just ...

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Book Review: The Superhero Book – Author Gina Misiroglu

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The Superhero Book: The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Comic-Book Icons and Hollywood Heroes – Author Gina Misiroglu The fascination with heroes and villains is stronger than ever with the birth of proper cinema-realized super heroes. Super heroes are nothing new as they have been with us since childhood. They were in fact a major part of my upbringing and learning about ...

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Book Review: The Zombie Handbook: An Essential Guide to Zombie – Author Dr. Robert Curran

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THE ZOMBIE HANDBOOK: AN ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO ZOMBIES AND, MORE IMPORTANTLY, HOW TO AVOID THEM From the collector series of Barron’s books comes a new entry “The Zombie Handbook: An Essential Guide to Zombies and, More Importantly, How to Avoid Them “written by the prolific expert in monster mythology, Bob Curran. Zombies have become a part of our culture in ...

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Book Review: The Handy Physics Answer Book – Author Paul W. Zitzewitz

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You don’t have to be a Physics major to appreciate a book like this. The book is called “The Handy Physics Answers Book“, published by Visible Ink and authored by Paul W. Zitzewitz. In the style of Visible ink’s other “Answers” books, “The Handy Physics Answers Book” provides an extremely easy-to-read “question to answer” format that any age could benefit ...

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Book Review: What Happens in the Attic – Author David L. Tamarin

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What Happens in the Attic Author: David L. Tamarin WARNING: Some of the scenes described below are not for the faint of heart. Do not read if you don’t wish to be sickened. David Tamarin labels himself as an author who’s “…writing is known to cause panic, anxiety, trauma, hallucinations, delirium, psychosis, vomiting, fainting, heart palpitations and priapism.” After reviewing ...

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