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Ten Horror Movies You Should Have Watched By Now: Part I

So part of this post is dedicated to one of my favourite genres (horror that is) and the other part is devoted to my favourite pastime: openly shaming people. 1,835 more words


Too Much Stress (So I'm Reading)

I binge-read B.V. Larson’s Swarm today. In a super-uncharacteristic way, I gave up my shift at the bar this morning, woke up early, and spent all day reading the book on my Kindle. 584 more words


Artists' Books: Philip Zimmermann

Using Electronic Journals . . .

We have two new books in the artists’ books collection by Philip Zimmermann: ‘High Tension’ and ‘Civil Defense’. I was able to research these works and the artist by using the library catalogue SUMMON to access electronic journals. 126 more words

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Where 'High Tension' fails, 'Silent House' succeeds

I’m a fan of the French horror flick High Tension from director Alejandre Aja (The Hills Have Eyes, Piranha 3D, Horns). “Tension” is the key word. 527 more words


Two electrocuted by high tension wires

In a gruesome accident at Sector 10 in Noida on Sunday evening, two linemen were electrocuted while shifting high-tension lines to underground fixtures. Their bodies were stuck to the heavy electrical wires for nearly an hour. 493 more words

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Horns (2014) review

Igg Parrish (Daniel Radcliffe) begins growing horns after his girlfriend is raped and murdered; as the prime suspect, his horns make people confess their deepest darkest secrets to him, which he uses to track down her killer. 400 more words


Notes on a Final Girl

Below is a text I wrote for Nitehawk on women in horror film in conjunction with the film program, Final Girl…

“No live organism can continue for long to exist sanely under conditions of absolute reality.” ― Shirley Jackson, The Haunting of Hill House… 1,828 more words