SEQUELITIS: HALLOWEEN

When John Carpenter made his third picture, a low budget horror flick about a silent murderer stalking babysitters, he and co-writer Debra Hill struck gold by deciding to set the picture on a scary holiday, which then lent its name to the film’s title. HALLOWEEN (1978) shattered any box offices expectations, and gave Carpenter a […]

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AIN’T NO GRAVE GONNA HOLD MY BODY DOWN: SEANAN McGUIRE’S THE GIRL IN THE GREEN SILK GOWN

When she was en route to the prom wearing her green silk gown and matching shoes, hair lightened in streaks with a touch of lemon juice, Rose Marshall met death. He looked an awful lot like Hollywood movie star Bobby Cross, and he drove a big, mean car. Bobby Cross had been the seductive beast […]

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