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Get Out Movie Review – My Horrific Life

We had so much fun reviewing the new movie “Get Out”, from writer-direct Jordan Peele. ¬†We loved the move (big shock there), but we also discuss what this movie suggests about racism in America.

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Lovecraft Country: America’s Monsters Exposed

In honor of Black History Month, I’m taking a break from covering erotic horror to review Matt Ruff’s Lovecraft Country: A Novel, which I’ve been reading for the past month. I love the cover art, which melds the images of … Continue reading

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The Racist Escapism of Fu Manchu

While visiting the post office this week, I had an interesting conversation with the clerk, who also spent her weekend watching 1930s horror films. We both noted that pre-Code films have a lot in common with post-9/11 “torture porn” films. … Continue reading

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