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Book Review: Famous Monsters Chronicles II – Author Thomas Skulan

Famous Monsters Chronicles II by Thomas Skulan (Author), Basil Gogos (Illustrator), Gahan Wilson (Illustrator), Stephen R Bissette (Illustrator), Kazimir Iskander (Illustrator), Kaz Sanchez (Editor), John Szpunar (Editor), Philip Sawyer (Editor) A fantastically sharp looking book release just arrived at my door, chock full of monstrous collective goodness. The book titled “Famous Monsters Chronicles II” was created/authored and edited by Thomas …

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Book Review: The Nightmare Man – Author Mick Franklin

The Nightmare Man Author Mick Franklin Kirill was a survivor intent on leaving the ungodly confines of  his current residence, a desolate Russian prison. Known simply by the nickname of “The Nightmare Man”, he was determined in rehabilitating his body strength with intent to do what others dare not. Freedom was within reach if one could survive the cold terrains …

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Book Review: Company of Shadows – Author Paul Gerrard

It’s only once in great while that an illustration-art book comes along with enough “meat” and chaos brooding inside to grab my full attention. Perhaps it is my fascination with all things Hellraiser or “Hellraiser-like” (for that matter) that makes me a little more bias towards materials rooting themselves in this particular universe. However with that said, this is indeed …

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TV Review: The New Adventures Of Wonder Woman (1975-1979)

Rate This Movie In 1940, after serving on an advisory board for DC Comics, psychiatrist William Moulton Marston created the character of Wonder Woman in an effort to establish some balance in the male-dominated world of superheroes. Writing as Charles Moulton he crafted a female character that was equally heroic so young women would have a hero with whom to …

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Magazine Review: The Dark Side – Issue 182

The Dark Side Issue 182 Ghoulish Publishing Editor: Allan Bryce www.thedarksidemagazine.com The arrival of a new issue of The Dark Side is a delight for those of us of a certain cinematic persuasion, such is the plethora of pieces tailor-made to quench the thirst of the more discerning genre hound. Keeping to their increasing publishing schedule not only with impressive …

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Film Review: Condorman (1981)

Rate This Movie SYNOPSIS: “Cartoonist Woody is trying out a flying apparatus for his comic-book hero ‘Condorman’, as he refuses to write a comic about anything that could not actually happen in the real world. Woody becomes the winged creature superhero top American agent code-named Condorman he draws. Using his gadgets he helps a Soviet spy defect to the West. …

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Book Review: Nightmare From World’s End – Author Robert J. Stava

Nightmare From World’s End By Robert J. Stava Severed Press 234 Pages The sleepy hollow of Wyvern Falls is an idealistic community for those who enjoy a life of serenity, peacefulness and simplicity. A coastal town with few populous and fewer complications, the residents may very well soon realize their tranquility is turned upside down when an ominous crate washes …

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Book Review: Ancient Gods: Lost Histories, Hidden Truths, and the Conspiracy of Silence – Author Jim Willis

A book about where it all began. As author Jim Willis takes us thru myths, historical moments of interest and truths otherwise lost or distorted over time, we are given a compendium of all sorts focused on events, cultures, and past civilizations that may have been lost in history books due to the much touted “conspiracy of silence”. A thoughtful …

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Book Review: Secret Societies: The Complete Guide to Histories, Rites, and Rituals – Author Nick Redfern

Secret Societies: The Complete Guide to Histories, Rites, and Rituals Author Nick Redfern Visible Ink Press Author Nick Redfern, the creator of several well known supernatural, conspiracy, and controversial subject matter releases brings us his next offering, “Secret Societies: The Complete Guide to Histories, Rites, and Rituals”, a 434 page book compendium of secret societies, cults and enigmatic organizations. Readers …

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