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The Girl on the Train – Gone Girl Meets Hitchcock

Friday, February 20th, 2015
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Rachel’s life has fallen apart. She’s lost her job and her marriage. Her ex-husband, Tom, now lives in their house with his second wife, Anna,

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31 Films for Halloween

Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
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Halloween has always been one of my favorite holidays; an excuse to eat candy, wear costumes, and try to scare myself silly and rather than

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Daphne du Maurier’s Lost Short Stories

Sunday, January 1st, 2012
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“Last night I dreamt I went to Manderlay again” is the famous opening line to Daphne du Maurier’s Rebecca, the novel most readers associate with

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The Best Halloween Movies (For All Sensibilities)

Saturday, October 30th, 2010
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Halloween movies run a broad gamut, from sinfully smutty art-house fare to straight-up horror to some thoroughly entertaining family-friendly pictures. These lists appeal to all

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Horror Flicks to Get the Blood Flowing

Sunday, October 18th, 2009
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Halloween 2009 has seen quite a significant drop in horror movie festivals in New York City. I used to look forward to October to watch

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