Author Archives: Denise

About Denise

Professional nerd. Lover of licorice.

31 in 31 – “Frankenstein’s Monster’s Monster, Frankenstein”

“I lost my best friend that day. How am I ever going to make a guy like that again?” Story: Surprise! Actor David Harbour is actually David Harbour III! And in this “documentary”, he digs into his father’s past, focusing … Continue reading

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31 in 31 – “Hush”

“We can have some fun. Enjoy it.” Story: Maddie Young, a talented writer, has just published her latest novel, Midnight Mass. She lives in a beautiful home out in the sticks, to focus on her work. But there’s something she … Continue reading

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31 in 31 – Roanoke Gaming’s “Biology of Movies” playlist!

Where my fellow science nerds at?Because Roanoke Gaming’s YouTube channel is stuffed with all sorts of cool scientific breakdowns of horror movies and video games. From 28 Days Later to Pumpkinhead, Splinter to Dawn of the Dead, there’s lots of … Continue reading

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31 in 31 – “Blood Quantum”

“Who says we’re immune? Maybe the earth just forgot about us.” Story: It’s 1981. In the Mi’gmaq reserve of Red Crow in Quebec, things are starting to turn strange. Fish are flopping around after they’ve been gutted. Dogs who’ve been put … Continue reading

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31 in 31 – my very own “Halloween’s Greatest Hits” on Spotify!

Here’s a playlist for you, so you can get your spooky groove on. As I’ve been doing “31 in 31” and yearly Halloween playlists for 10 years now (GASP!), it’s time to retire the playlist because let’s face it, I’ll … Continue reading

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31 in 31 – Breckenridge Brewery Autumn Ale

Here – have another beer review in “31 in 31”! Because I’m stuck at home, so bottom’s up. From Green Man last Sunday. Kanpai, bitches. Welcome to the Most Wonderful Time of the Year! No, not the holiday season; the … Continue reading

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31 in 31 – “I Like to Watch Horror”

“Spoiler alert: if you don’t know these classic films, go to your parents house and slap the shit out of your own mother.” I absolutely adore Trixie and Katya. I absolutely adore horror movies. So hello, two great tastes! And … Continue reading

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31 in 31 – “Flesh and Blood: the Hammer Heritage of Horror”

“Charming. So unlike the home life of our Dear Queen.” Story: The life and times of Hammer Studios, the famous British “fear factory”. Scares: Only if you’re easily spooked by the sound of Lee’s voice. Not that I’d blame you.

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31 in 31 – “Horror and Hamsters”

“Why’d you take us to the basement?… I mean, the back door was RIGHT THERE!” Story: Victoria wants to make a horror anthology! Her brother Ray wants hamsters to be in it. Mom says they have to work together…and roll … Continue reading

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31 in 31 – “Threads”

“Everybody alright?” *sobbing* Story: Ruth and Ritchie are getting married! Mazel! (Okay so Ruth’s preggers, but the very young couple would have gotten around to marriage soon enough.) Then things start getting weird in the world, with talks of nuclear … Continue reading

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