Book Review: Cain’s Blood – Author Geoffrey Girard

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We, as a people, carry a bizarre obsession with serial and spree killers. My wife has a rather large section of our library dedicated to the subject and she is, by no means, alone in her focus. They seem to be a part of the American mythic collective, where we tend to view them as something significantly more, or less, than human. In our minds, they are monstrous, gigantic beings of grotesque intent and capability … Continue reading

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Serial Killer Movies A-E

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A serial killer is defined as an individual who has murdered three or more people over a period of more than a month, usually with a cooling-off period between murders, and whose motivation for killing is usually based on psychological gratification. Serial killers are not the same as mass murderers nor spree killers, who usually commit murders in two or more locations with virtually no break in between. There is often a sexual element involved … Continue reading

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List of Serial Killer Horror Movies

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10 Rillington Place A Blade in the Dark APT A Samba for Sherlock A Stranger Is Watching Absurd Aileen: Life and Death of a Serial Killer Aileen Wuornos: The Selling of a Serial Killer Albert Fish Alice, Sweet Alice Almost Human Alone in the Dark (1982 film) Amaravathi (2009 film) American Psycho American Psycho 2 Amusement Anguish Antibodies Antropophagus Apology (TV film) Badlands Bathory Bathory (2008 film) Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon … Continue reading

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Delirium Books to Host Live Event with Artist and Author Sandy DeLuca

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DELIRIUM TO HOST LIVE ONLINE EVENT WITH AUTHOR SANDY DELUCA ON THURSDAY, MAY 10 AT 9 P.M. NORTH WEBSTER, INDIANA – APRIL 16, 2012—DarkFuse Publications will be hosting a live online event with author Sandy DeLuca on Thursday, May 10 from 9 to 10 p.m. The event is open to the public and all participants will receive a free, exclusive short story called DEATH MOON and will be entered to win a one-year subscription to … Continue reading

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Serial Killer Movies P-Z

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The following article is the third and final part of a three-part list of films featuring serial killers. I’ve deliberately avoided movies concerning ‘spree killers’, ‘obsessed fan’ films, and movies that contain supernatural elements. It is not intended to be a complete list nor terribly insightful, but a simple rundown of the best, worst and most interesting serial killer titles to be found, and I thank both Wikipedia and the Internet Movie Database for assisting … Continue reading

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Serial Killer Movies F-O

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The following article is the second part of a three-part list of films featuring serial killers. I’ve deliberately avoided movies concerning ‘spree killers’, ‘obsessed fans’, and movies that contain supernatural elements. It is not intended to be a complete list nor terribly insightful, but a simple rundown of the best, worst and most interesting serial killer titles to be found, and I thank both Wikipedia and the Internet Movie Database for assisting my research. I … Continue reading

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Murder, Media, Macabre Collectibles and Killer Publicity

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What is America’s fascination with holding cold blooded killers’ status at a celebrity level? The higher the body count, the more fame is pasted to the infamous name. Many choose to write books on them, make movies about them and even make fan clubs or websites devoted in their honor (or in some cases, freedom, such as Charles Manson or Tex Watson). Is this dark fascination (and sometimes extreme obsession) with these criminals growing in … Continue reading

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Top 25 Best Serial Killer Movies of All Time – Part 2

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See Top 25 Best Serial Killer Movies of All Time – Part 1 13- Jennifer Eight (1992) This is one of those classic serial killer films that came earlier than the others. A serial killer of blind girls, now there’s an interesting concept. This film was an earlier role for Uma Thurman who played the blind girl Helana Robertson. I  believe this film brought her name into higher acting circles that attracted roles such as in Pulp … Continue reading

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Film Review: Serial Killers: The Real Life Hannibal Lecters (2001)

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SYNOPSIS: This documentary examines a selection of real life serial killers and compares them to the fictional Hannibal Lecter. REVIEW: Dahmer, Gacy, Bundy… its a shame we know of these men so well as they are the villains of yesterday. No not the kind they sensationalize in film but the true sickos that society has spawned from its own cesspool of humanity. This latest release which at 60 minutes I would normally call a short … Continue reading

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Cinematic Autopsy – The Dissection of the Slasher Genre

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What is the American obsession with seeing screaming victims helplessly hacked to pieces? Since the beginning of the slasher film, many have asked this question. Why this morbid passion has become so phenomenal. Fear, for some, is an emotion that is sought out on a regular basis. “Thrill seekers” of all walks of life enjoy a good scare. Some seek it in outdoor events, such as rock climbing or skydiving. Others prefer roller coasters or … Continue reading

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Serial Killers, Psychos and Sociopaths on the Silver Screen and In Your Neighborhood

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Monsters are real… They live inside of us and sometimes they win.” – Stephen King There are many hideous killers in hockey, clown or Halloween masks lurking around every corner. Killers such as Jason Voorhees, Michael Myers and as obscure as he may be, Trevor Moorehouse have stalked the screen for decades and continue to rise from the grave every so often to bring sequel after gore soaked sequel to bloodthirsty audiences worldwide. These masked … Continue reading

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