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Building a better zombie tsunami in World War Z

June 21st, 2013 · 2 Comments

I enjoyed Marc Forster’s “World War Z” a lot more than I expected to, and much of that enjoyment came from the way it depicted the zombies — both the creatures themselves and the herd-like behavior that made them such a global threat. Last week, I spoke to the film’s visual-effects supervisor, Scott Farrar, an […]

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And yes, this book by Justin Reich & Marc Scheff was my favorite purchase at MoCCA Festival this year.

April 8th, 2013 · No Comments

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These are the Hammer Films horror movies that you need to see.

February 6th, 2012 · No Comments

“The Woman in Black” hit theaters this past weekend, marking the return of classic British horror studio Hammer Films, which produced the new movie. If you’ve been following my work over the past few months, you might remember that I did a fun piece on Inside the Hammer Vault, a hardcover book that offers a […]

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Monday Mix: A poltergeist prank, zombie race footage, Bioshock Monopoly, and more…

October 31st, 2011 · No Comments

It’s Halloween, so that means there has to be at least one or two scary items in this week’s link roundup. Personally, the scariest thing I’ve encountered lately was the way I felt on Sunday morning after a late night at The Astor Room. Basically, I felt the way the creature in “The Thing” looks. […]

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Hurricane 2011 Survival Tips: DIY Weapons for the Post-Irene Apocalypse

August 28th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Hurricane Irene is due to hit New York City soon, and from what I can tell, the range of potential results include everything from apocalyptic, civilization-destroying carnage to the entire island of Manhattan sinking into the sea and becoming future generations’ favorite urban myth. One thing that everyone seems to agree on, however, is the […]

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