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The Slumber Party Massacre: “sometimes a power drill is just a power drill”

The Slumber Party Massacre¬†franchise is, to my knowledge, the only slasher film series written, directed, and produced by women. Rita Mae Brown, best known for Rubyfruit Jungle,penned the screenplay for the first film. Upon initial viewing, I tended to agree … Continue reading

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American Psycho needed a woman’s touch

The novel American Psycho, written by Bret Easton Ellis, featured such graphic depictions of sexual homicide, sometimes running on for nearly a dozen pages, that it incited feminist outcry and death threats against Ellis. ¬†I had read the novel when … Continue reading

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