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Kicking Back at the Carolina Coast – Part 2

Day 2 – July 12

I woke up at 12:10 pm, definitely feeling rested up from all of yesterday’s activity.  It was definitely a nice change not needing to be up before the sun and take a train into the city.   884 more words

Tales Of Interest

A tribute to a movie villain: Sir Christopher Lee

“He died? But he was the Dracula, THE Dracula…he can’t die”, said one of my movie gurus this afternoon. “He was one of the best things that happen to our (British) cinema”, he added. 573 more words


#BREAKING144 ' Sir Christopher Lee: Screen legend dies aged 93 '

#AceBreakingNews- BRITAIN:June.11: Sir Christopher Lee, the veteran actor and star of many of the world’s biggest film franchises, has died aged 93.

The English-born actor, who made his name playing Dracula and Frankenstein in the Hammer horror films, appeared in more than 250 movies.

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Wake Wood (2011)

Production Value: 5/5

Entertainment Value: 5/5

Gore Level: 4/5

Scare Level: 5/5

Overall: 4.75/5

The town of Wake Wood holds a secret: They can bring their dead back to life for three days to allow loved ones time to visit, make amends, express their love… and say goodbye. 356 more words

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The Quiet Ones

At The Movies

This is from the legendary Hammer studio and it is a quiet low key film that takes it time establishing its creepy mood. 696 more words


Where did Hammer Horror Come from?

Hammer Films was a British company founded back in the 30s and reinvented several times.  From what I’ve been able to read, they created some quirky films during the 30s and 40s, but were most known for “quickies” or cheap films to fill the schedule between big budget movies.   429 more words