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The Cosmists

Francis Levy | Posted 03.04.2014 | Books
Francis Levy

C.P. Snow's Two Cultures essay famously eschewed the separation between science and art and there have been many attempts to bridge the gap between th...

Watch: Zombie Politics and Casino Capitalism

Bill Moyers | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics
Bill Moyers

In his book, Zombie Politics and Culture in the Age of Casino Capitalism, Henry Giroux connects the dots to prove his theory that our current system is informed by a "machinery of social and civil death" that chills "any vestige of a robust democracy."

Larry Fessenden and Rob Kuhns on Birth of the Living Dead: Cinefantastique's Inside the Fantastique

Dan Persons | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

A new documentary, Birth of the Living Dead, that uses clips, interviews, and some evocative animation by artist Gary Pullin to tell the tale of how George Romero and crew took a shoestring budget and managed to create a film the rewrote the rules of horror.

9 Not-To-Be Missed Movies For Halloween

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 10.31.2013 | Fifty

When it comes to the best Halloween movies, people harbor some pretty strong opinions. Just this month, The Huffington Post published a piece outlinin...

These Movie Kids Will Give You Nightmares

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 10.18.2013 | Entertainment

These children and teenagers are the stuff nightmares are made of. Now that the "Carrie" remake has hit theaters, we're reminded of the youngins who t...

The Cars Have Eyes: Killer Cars

Kim Morgan | Posted 07.30.2012 | Entertainment
Kim Morgan

In horror cinema, the car is a foremost force -- an angel of mercy, an agent of doom or a ghastly, terrorizing, torture trap -- sometimes all in one movie.

10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Zombies

TheFW.com | Posted 04.11.2012 | Weird News

The zombies that we know and presumably love/fear may have infiltrated popular culture through books like H.P. Lovecraft's 'Herbert West: Re-Animator,...

Zombie Singer Not Singer, Or Zombie: Cops

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 02.08.2012 | Weird News

Some has-been performers will do anything to keep their careers alive. This one, apparently, tried to do so by playing living dead. Thousands of So...

No Heroic Measures

Adam Neiman | Posted 01.29.2012 | Politics
Adam Neiman

We may not be the Greatest Generation but when it comes to creating moral crusades we're the tops. Now we need a moral crusade to die when our time comes.

HuffPost Review: Survival of the Dead

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

My list of movie tropes for which a moratorium should be declared continues to grow. To the already overworked 3D, comic-book movies, remakes, sequels...

Cinefantastique Podcast: Shrek Forever After and Survival of the Dead

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

This week, the Cinefantastique Horror, Fantasy & Science Fiction Podcast scrutinizes a pair of sequels that seem to have nothing in common: Shrek Fore...

Mighty Movie Podcast Interviews: Survival of the Dead and Micmacs

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Y'know, people probably shouldn't be this gleeful about issues of mortality, but in the cases of the movies being discussed in this episode, we're kin...