rosemary’s baby

Horror on the radio: the BBC broadcasts The Omen and Hammer’s The Unquenchable Thirst of Dracula 

Horror on the radio: the BBC broadcasts The Omen and Hammer’s The Unquenchable Thirst of Dracula 

Seventy-nine years after Orson Welles terrified America with The War of the Worlds, BBC Radio productions of The Omen and The Unquenchable Thirst of Dracula prove that the medium retains its power to chill. Read More »

Review: The Baby Merchant, by Kit Reed

Review: The Baby Merchant, by Kit Reed

The Baby Merchant, an expertly crafted psychological crime drama with a modicum of science fiction, a book which reads with the page-turning magnetism of Stephen King, Thomas Harris or Michael Crichton. Read More »

TV Review: Rosemary’s Baby Miniseries on NBC

TV Review: Rosemary’s Baby Miniseries on NBC

Almost everybody in this series is the absolute worst Read More »

Review – Night Film by Marisha Pessl

Review – Night Film by Marisha Pessl

Gary Dalkin reviews a novel that wants to be - ought to be - a movie Read More »

Review: Kiss of the Damned

Review: Kiss of the Damned

Many films grow out of, and succeed due to, their strong, closely observed characters. By making Paolo, Juno, and Mimi stock figures from central Transylvanian casting, Cassavetes leaves her audience sharing too keenly the emptiness of her characters... Read More »