M.R. James – author

Montague “Monty” Rhodes James OM, MA, FBA (1 August 1862 – 12 June 1936), who used the publication name M. R. James, was an English author, medievalist scholar and provost …

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Ghoul – folklore

A ghoul is a folkloric monster or evil spirit associated with graveyards and consuming human flesh, often classified as undead. The oldest surviving literature that mentions ghouls is likely One …

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The Premature Burial – short story

“The Premature Burial” is a horror short story on the theme of being buried alive, written by Edgar Allan Poe, (1809-1849), and published in 1844 in The Philadelphia Dollar Newspaper. Fear of being buried alive was common in …

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Poe – USA, 2011 – reviews

‘Mad genius. Tormented artist. Serial killer.’ Poe is a 2011 American horror feature film written and directed by Francis Xavier (Night Cry). It stars David Fine, Stelio Savante, Gene Silvers, Sal Landi, Mike Iorio, Christy Sturza, Greg …

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The Following – TV series, 2013

The Following is a 2013 American television drama series starring Kevin Bacon (Friday the 13th, 1980) and created by Kevin Williamson (Scream). It premiered January 21, 2013 on Fox, and airs on …

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