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Movie review: April Fools Day (1986)

Synopsis: A millionairess invites her college friends to stay at her mansion on a deserted island for the weekend. However, it’s not long before the bodies start piling up. Director: Fred Walton Starring: Deborah Foreman, Griffin O’Neal and Clayton Rohner Review: A group of rich friends celebrate the end of an era by visiting Read more…

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Movie review: Valentine (2001)

Synopsis: A group of school friends find themselves hunted by a Valentine-sending, masked killer. Director: Bruce McDonald Starring: David Boreanez, Denise Richards, Marley Shelton Review: I originally watched this as a huge fan of Boreanez (I was massively into Buffy the Vampire Slayer at the time). It was part of a glut of Read more…

By Geraldine Clark Hellery, ago
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Reborn

How are you all enjoying ‘Women in Horror Month’? I am really enjoying celebrating women writers, directors and more, as well as having my socks scared off daily!  As part of my daily challenge, here is my ghostly short story ‘Reborn’. Reborn He tried his best to contain his excitement Read more…

By Geraldine Clark Hellery, ago
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Women in Horror Month: Witch Wednesday

I have always loved witches. Probably my first was the ‘Wicked Witch of the West’ from ‘The Wizard of Oz’. I was terrified by completely absorbed at the same time. I still remember the feeling of watching her on the TV, screetching ‘I’ll get you my pretty, and your little dog too!’ From there, I started reading ‘The Worst Witch’ and I still remember the Read more…