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  • Carrie is a funny and frightening film.  Brian De Palma, the director, turns Stephen King’s novel, itself a female-dominated Rage (King, 1974), into a semi-satiric teen opera without any of […]

    Carrie

    Carrie is a funny and frightening film.  Brian De Palma, the director, turns Stephen King’s novel, itself a female-dominated Rage (King, 1974), into a semi-satiric teen opera without any of […]

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  • Doctor Sleep is Stephen King’s long-awaited follow-up to The Shining.  It reads like a breeze.  And yes, both books are about alcoholism, only the sequel is less scary and more […]

    Doctor Sleep

    Doctor Sleep is Stephen King’s long-awaited follow-up to The Shining.  It reads like a breeze.  And yes, both books are about alcoholism, only the sequel is less scary and more […]

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  • If horror films, and horror anthology films in particular, are not your thing, skip the Creepshow. If the opposite holds, well – come on in. This is good stuff. Why […]

    Creepshow

    If horror films, and horror anthology films in particular, are not your thing, skip the Creepshow. If the opposite holds, well – come on in. This is good stuff. Why […]

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