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Tiny Grievances gets its first (official) review!

TweetBook review: Tiny Grievances: Stories and a Novella, by Robert Thomson

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Nosferatu The Vampyre (1979)

Tweet Werner Herzog’s 1979 Nosferatu The Vampyre is not merely a remake or a reimagining of F.W. Murnau’s 1922 silent masterpiece Nosferatu: A Symphony Of Horrors. With its impeccable colour palette, cinematography and a remarkable performance by Klaus Kinski, Herzog’s … Continue reading

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Stake Land (2010)

Tweet Directed by Jim Mickle (We Are What We Are), Stake Land is one of the few horror films that lives up to its (positive) reviews. Yes, vampires are still fertile subject matter. This particular story happens to be a magnificent … Continue reading

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The Awakening (2011)

Tweet Even though its flaws never add up to eclipse The Awakening‘s gorgeous cinematography nor the marvellous performances by Rebecca Hall, Imelda Staunton and Dominic West, there is still a lingering sour note when considering this moody and, for the most … Continue reading

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