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Haunted Households

Haunted Households

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Aug 30th 2018

When houses aren’t merely homes but also bastions of horror and/or sorcery, imaginative moviemakers and genre fans regularly pounce with neverending relish. Opportunity knocks this weekend in theaters

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Conan Doyle and His Chilling Dog

Conan Doyle and His Chilling Dog

Posted by Mike Finnegan on May 22nd 2018

The large literary afterglow of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930), born 159 years ago today, remains with us in the form of poems, historical fiction, treatises on spiritualism and adventure yarns fe

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The Hound Strikes!

The Hound Strikes!

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jul 3rd 2017

This day in 1959, the game was afoot more devilishly than ever. A fresh take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s beloved British detective Sherlock Holmes debuted on U.S. movie screens yet again, this time

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