I got into werewolf movies when they were going through a brief resurgence that didn’t really go anywhere. This is pretty much par for the course with werewolves. Lacking an iconic literary source like vampires have with Dracula and the reanimated have with Frankenstein, werewolves instead have a mishmash of origins going all the way back to The […]
Toronto After Dark Top 5 Preview: Boogeymen, Time Travel and Coen Brothers Oh My!
We’ve trekked up to the great white North for the Toronto After Dark Film Festival, a celebration of all things genre, gore and horror with entire nights wholly dedicated to fulfilling your zombie or werewolf lust depending on which way you swing (we don’t judge). Things haven’t even started yet and we’ve already got our […]
Adventures in the Floating World: Gyo
Once a month, Nick Hanover educates himself on manga by going on Adventures in the Floating World, learning about series he has missed out on over the years. Up now is Gyo, a bizarre horror manga by legendary artist Junji Ito, best know for his incredible series Uzumaki. Gyo was first published in the seinen (young men’s) magazine Big Comic Spirits […]