Articles Tagged 'Horror Movies'

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Dracula: Bram Stoker’s Very Anglo-Irish Bloodsucker

When someone mentions Dracula, chances are you picture a dark-haired, black-caped, mysterious gent who hails from Transylvania and sounds like Bela Lugosi. Of course Dracula now belongs to the world, but did you know that he’s really a whole lot more English and Irish than anything else? And no, we’re not talking about the more […]

Rebecca Hall Plays a Serious Ghostbuster in ‘The Awakening’

Rising British-American actress Rebecca Hall (The Town) will get to test her star power this weekend when The Awakening opens in U.S. theaters. The British film is the first in her career to rest squarely on her elegant shoulders. A psychological horror story, The Awakening is set in post-World War I England and features Hall […]

Five Things You Might Not Have Known About Boris Karloff

You might not have known it, but this past weekend was Boris Karloff weekend. And not just in the sense that every Halloween is spiritually overseen by the famous horror movie actor. This weekend was officially named Boris Karloff Weekend by New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who pointed out in his proclamation that this year […]