Tag: Frankenstein

Survivor’s Guilt: The Continuity of ‘Halloween H20: 20 Years Later’

“Regardless of how one chooses to view it, H20’s legacy will always have Laurie/Keri’s character and Curtis’ performance in its favor.”

We Belong Dead: Immortality and Mourning in Boris Karloff’s Monster Movies

“Imhotep, like the Monster, has come from the dead, and this informs the ways in which he relates to the living. More importantly, it impacts the ways in which he relates to death and mortality.”

‘Candyman’ or (How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Say Farewell to the Flesh)

“As an adult viewer with a wider range of experiences and reference points than my pubescent self (this is what I tell myself anyway), what engages me most about ‘Candyman’ now is the themes on the fringes of the urban legend focus.”