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20 Non-Scary Halloween Movies

Happy october everyone! unfortunately, i am one of the seemingly few folks out there who are not the biggest halloween-fans. (being scared is… well it’s scary!) That being said, I love the fall and the cozy weather that comes with it. 100 more words


Shining Prequel 'The Overlook Hotel' Won't be Your Average Origin Story

by: S. Scott Stanikmas

When it was announced that a prequel to The Shining was in the works it was rightfully met with trepidation. Stanley Kubrick’s classic tale of madness is perfect all on its own. 478 more words


A reason to scream

Ah yes, October: Falling leaves, pumpkins and squash, apples and booties.

But more importantly, the scary reading lists.

I LOVE October. I love all things scary, and Halloween/horror movies are my favorite, especially at this time of year (unfortunately, my boyfriend doesn’t feel the same). 223 more words

Reading List

Kubrick’s Labyrinth of the Mind

6 November 2014

Francesco Casetti says, “To present a story that has already been told, means to explore how cinema is capable of renewing and intensifying the relationship between text, representation, and spectatorship” (Casetti 84). 1,335 more words

Literary Criticism

Halloween Movie Madness #2 - Submitted by Melanie Leon

I’ve known Mel for a few years now. In that time, I like to think that we’ve become pretty good friends. Granted, it’s the type of friends that very rarely see each other even though we only live within 10 minutes each other. 464 more words

Movie Review

Something Scary!

It’s October and I love me a good horror movie.

Due to many of my posts being tailored toward the horror genre I thought it would be appropriate to go ahead and share my philosophy on horror films and how the genre has progressed. 1,826 more words


Movie Music Mondays: The Shining

It’s October, so I’m going to carry on the horror theme for this week’s Movie Music Mondays.  Here we go…

I’ve read the book.  I’ve watched the film.  189 more words