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Novedades de Mayo

Novedades de Mayo

Publication of books and magazines, events and other things of interest to Spanish speaking speculative fiction fans. Read More »

IS THERE A “PERFECT” MOVIE? Review of “GROUNDHOG DAY”

IS THERE A “PERFECT” MOVIE? Review of “GROUNDHOG DAY”

Have I written this column before? Have I written this column before? Steve asks, as he takes a closer look at Groundhog Day, a classic “time-warp” movie with Bill Murray. Read More »

Recap: “Creatures of the Night,” The Strain, Season 1, Episode 8

Recap: “Creatures of the Night,” The Strain, Season 1, Episode 8

The addition of a strong structure and exciting action—things lacking in the series to date—make this the best episode of The Strain so far. Read More »

Time Out’s ‘100 Best Sci-Fi Films’

Time Out’s ‘100 Best Sci-Fi Films’

This week the UK London listings and entertainment guide Time Out published part of an on-going series of genre by genre features on the 100 Best Films. The current one is ‘The 100 best sci-fi movies’. Gary Dalkin takes a look... Read More »

The Quatermass Xperiment – Revisited

The Quatermass Xperiment – Revisited

In this post I'll look at The Quatermass Xperiment, and next week consider the follow-up, Quatermass 2. Read More »

Review – Anime by Colin Odell & Michelle Le Blanc

Review – Anime by Colin Odell & Michelle Le Blanc

Anime is not intended as a definitive guide, but as wide ranging introduction to the field. Even so, seasoned anime watchers will find the book valuable for the opinions expressed Read More »

Amicus Productions

Amicus Productions

For the past few weeks, we’ve been looking at the current state of the horror industry. Let’s now turn back the clock, to find some classic screams: Amicus Productions was a small-budget film production company, based out of Shepperton St... Read More »

John Carpenter’s Christine – Blu-ray review

By the early 1980’s, following the success of Carrie and The Shining in the cinema and Salem’s Lot on TV, Hollywood was falling over itself to film anything from the typewriter of Stephen King. King’s novel Christine was only published in the US in t... Read More »