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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…

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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…

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Movie Review: The Babadook (2014)

Synopsis: A widow and her son battle with an evil entity in their home. Don’t invite in the Babadook! Director: Jennifer Kent Starring: Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman Review: I first watched the Babadook when my daughter was first born and I remember being terrified. I couldn’t watch it all in one sitting and had Read more…

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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…

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Women in Horror Month: Tuesday Team Ups

Welcome back to my Daily Challenge for Women In Horror Month. How are you enjoying it to far? Today we’re looking at ‘team ups’. I’ll be honest, when I thought of this prompt, I was in the midst of a ‘Supernatural’ rewatch and had planned to post assorted photos of Read more…

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Women in Horror Month: First Scares

We all remember our firsts: first kiss, first holiday, first best friend, first home but do you remember the first thing which truly scared you? When I was introducing Women In Horror Month I said that Horror was a very personal genre, and what may scare one person will cause Read more…

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