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Under the Radar – Night of the Creeps

Of all the sub-genres of horror, comedy may be the hardest one to get right. Attempting to blend the two often winds up skewing the delivery into pure cheese. One-dimensional stereotypes and plots that play out as nothing more than … Continue reading

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The Season of the Witch

Happy October and upcoming Halloween to you all. Sorry things have been a little on the slow side here. While I have a huge list of movies compiled for possible inclusion in Under the Radar, the last few I had … Continue reading

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Under the Radar – Society

Modern horror movies tend to fall conceptually flat for me. It’s difficult to think of one that doesn’t feature some version of possession/hauntings, zombies, or some lame version of sexy monster. All very bankable, and most of them dull as … Continue reading

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And They’re Off!

Sorry for the absence, folks. This month has been something of a mess due to a couple medical issues that really needed to be addressed (all gratefully resolved now, so don’t worry). However, the short story section of Wind Chill … Continue reading

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To the Beta-Reader!

The short story section of Wind Chill is now complete and awaiting the perusal of my chief beta-reader. Here’s hoping he doesn’t have to tear it up too much. Meanwhile, I’ll be doing some self-editing runs on The Last Look … Continue reading

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Under the Radar – Absentia

Small budget horror films typically have an uphill battle. In a genre that often relies so much on effects, a lack of money often results in cheap sets and laughable monsters. It takes a smart director to know how to … Continue reading

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(Slow) Progress

I rather wish I had more to report on this week. Between a rip-roaring sinus pain that kept me in bed for a while and a few days of pretty hellacious weather, I didn’t get to work near as much … Continue reading

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