*10/24/17* Someone from Vocal.Media reached out to me regarding my work and invited me to make Vocal the exclusive platform for my literary and creative endeavors. After much cajoling, I agreed to try it out and it has been a sobering yet worthwhile experience. My work will be hosted on Vocal going forward.
I appreciate the nearly 8 years of readership. This final post will detail all. It is now time for this website to die. And although my heart is breaking into a million pieces, death is inevitable. Thank you again. – AD
Read More The Way Of The Dodo…
*This article was written for my college newspaper, “The Skyline View” on December 12, 2010 shortly after the conclusion of the first season of “The Walking Dead“. It was available in print and online. You can find the original article here. I’ve been an avid horror film fan for over 20 years, with my fascination extending […]
Read More The Talking Living: The dead are not given their due in AMC’s new zombie series The Walking Dead.
“They have escaped to the mansion, where they thought it was safe, yet…” This opening text to Resident Evil, the popular survival-horror video game for the PlayStation Console, is one of the most haunting and influential moments in video game/pop-culture history. Released in 1996 to eager and enthusiastic horror fans, Resident Evil flipped the script […]
Read More Resident Evil – A Retrospective
With the zombie invasion brought on by George A. Romero’s seminal “Dawn of the Dead,” Bruno Mattei’s “Night of the Zombies” (aka Hell of the Living Dead, Virus, Zombie Creeping Flesh, Zombie 4…I think that’s it) brought to the screen a film rich full of horrible use of stock footage, zombie clichés, and a serious violation of […]
Read More Night of the Zombies (1980)
Growing up a horror fan in the 80s and into the early 90s, you’d be hard-pressed not to stumble upon the gore rotted gems and blood spattered monstrosities brought to us by those crazy Italians! Argento was cranking out gorgeous eye candy throughout the 70s and into the 80s with much dynamism and intellect, Fulci […]
Read More Anthropophagus: The Grim Reaper (1980)