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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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In Spectacular Octoberscope!

In Spectacular Octoberscope!

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jul 30th 2018

Stylized suspense, swashbuckling swordplay and fanciful Arabian nights intrigues are the key ingredients of the four scintillating Twilight Time widescreen offerings for October. These include a rousi

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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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Holmes in Homes

Holmes in Homes

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 9th 2017

The DVR games are afoot! Last night (and next Sunday too) you could have sleuthed out two contemporary Sherlock Holmes simultaneously vying for your investigative attention on network TV: ingenious

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