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Frankenstein - Playing God.

When Satan tempted Adam in the garden, he argued that God had hid basic knowledge from him, that, after such care was taken to create life and a world around it, God had secluded Adam and his mate in ignorance. 1,265 more words

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The Secret Origin of The Claws of The Rook

After I’d finished the fourth volume in the Rook series, it occurred to me that I’d introduced quite a few supporting characters that were worthy of stories in their own right: Leonid Kaslov, Catalyst, Revenant, Rachel Winters, Frankenstein’s Monster, etc. 1,033 more words


Frankenstein (1931)

For many, including myself, the Universal horror films were our introduction to the horror genre. While these films were not the first to use such monsters, they were the first to really stick with the audience. 525 more words


Passing in Review

I will be doing a brief book review today, but first, I wanted to take a few moments of your time to think about America the Beautiful. 1,065 more words


The Monster Squad (1987)

Hybrid horror films are a noted niche for many filmmakers. A number of directors have blurred boundaries by mixing genres together. Martin Campbell, Peter Jackson, Terry Gilliam, Don Coscarelli, and Charles Barton are examples of such directors. 602 more words


Throwback Trailer: Abbott & Costello Frankenstein (1948)

Two hapless freight handlers find themselves encountering Dracula, the Frankenstein Monster and the Wolf Man.


During the ventilation seminars today, I learned that Universal Pictures have (or had, I don’t remember exactly) a copyright for the bolted and scarred version of Frankenstein’s monster (no – for those of you who haven’t read the original work – that isĀ not the original monster).