Tag: Vampires

Current Events, Dw. Dunphy On..., Popular Culture

Dw. Dunphy On… The Enduring Appeal of Zombies

If our monsters are reflective of who we are as a culture, our continued attraction to zombies says very scary things about us today. ...

Book Reviews

Book Review: “Becoming Darkness”

A teenage girl uncovers dark secrets about her world in this tale of vampires and an alternate reality where Germany won WWII....

Books, Kirkus Reviews

Popdose at Kirkus Reviews: “The Vampire Film” is Bloody Good Fun

For more than 75 years, Kirkus Reviews has served as the industry bible for bookstore buyers, librarians, and ordinary readers alike. Now...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “True Blood: The Complete Second Season”

True Blood is good, pulp fun. I’d never seen an episode before The Complete Second Season DVD box and honestly, I’ve never been an...

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DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: Michael Sheen, “United” and Undead

I first saw Michael Sheen in his native England, in a 1999 National Theatre revival of John Osborne’s “angry young man” play Look...

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Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Friday Mixtape: All Souls Edition, 10/30/09

Welcome back. Are you feeling comfortable? Good. Right about now, you’re sitting casually in your seat, perhaps in a chair staring at...

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Film, Film Reviews

Film Review: “Thirst”

Thirst, the new film by director Park Chan-wook (Oldboy, Moon is the Sun’s Dream), has two firsts going for it which set it apart in...

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Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Vampires

“When the Count saw my face, his eyes blazed with a sort of demonaic fury, and he suddenly made a grab at my throat. I drew away, and...