Greetings vampire fans! After over 3 1/2 years of researching, writing, and watching a whole lot of television, my book, Un-Dead TV, is finally in print!
Un-Dead TV: The Ultimate Guide to Vampire Television
It's a decision that must have set Dracula spinning in his coffin. The studios that were once home to the famous Hammer Horror films are to be turned into a luxury housing development. The owner of Bray Studios in Berkshire says the iconic location is no longer viable for movie-making – and that he wants to put up to seven executive homes on the site.
I was never fond of Mezco's "living dead dolls" line (a bit too creepy, even for my tastes), but now that a Dracula version is on the horizon, I've had a change of heart. Based on the Universal monster, this new doll looks like Bela Lugosi, if he were turned at about age ten.
Over the ages, certain artifacts have gained a reputation among popular cultures as ways to ward off, or even kill, vampires. This guide takes you through the historical meaning and reasoning behind the ways we've found to hunt the vampire. So grab your crucifix, and wade on in!
"I sense it even now. People thirst for it; the entire country is mad with desire for it. And now we are going to war with our brothers because they look like us, and because we can smell our blood coursing through their veins..." A dying man’s cryptic letter to an enigmatic professor launches grad student Steven Roberts on an unwitting quest, shrouded in mystery, into the war-torn labyrinth of a disintegrating Eastern European country.
Frankenstein's monster, Dracula, the Wolf Man and the Invisible Man are among the many creatures invading the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Samuel Goldwyn Theatre in October. The academy is hosting "Universal's Legacy of Horror," a monthlong series in celebration of the studio's 100th birthday.
Sony Pictures releases the official trailer for Genndy Tartakovsky's HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA, which hits theatres on September 21st. Voice cast includes Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Cee Lo Green and Selena Gomez.
Here's the first trailer for Tim Burton's DARK SHADOWS remake. Looks like it's a comedy?! One hopes that it's more of a horror/drama with some comedy elements. Hits theatres May 11th.
January 5, 2012 / HILLSBOROUGH, N.H.
Vampires have captivated the world for many decades, from the earliest of stories like "Dracula" to the latest editions with a romance twist, like the "Twilight" saga. Sheila Marie Hamilton adds another layer to the history and universe of vampires with her fictional novel, "The Blackest Plague: Revenge Cometh" (ISBN 1463770138).