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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...