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The Babadook: when allegory meets expressionism in a therapeutic horror classic.

  You can find this article in its entirety HERE.     “I’ll wager with you.  I’ll make a bet.  The more you deny, the stronger I get.  You start to change when I get in, The Babadook growing right … Continue reading

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Two elements each of these seminal horror movies since 1960 have in common, Part I.

  You can find this article in its entirety HERE.     “Horror stories give us a way of exhausting our emotions around social issues, like a woman’s right to an abortion, which I always thought was the core of … Continue reading

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