| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:57 AM
WETHERSFIELD -- The undead are coming to the Webb-Deane-Stevens Museum, just in time for Halloween.
On Oct. 16, the museum will host a talk by former state Archeologist Nicholas Bellantoni entitled "The New England Vampire Folk Belief: The Archeological...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Untold terrors await in "The Call of Cthulhu," "Night of the Living Dead" and at Wicked Lit 2014. And on a lighter note, there's the nostalgia-fueled revue "Schoolhouse Rock Live!"
Bright Star World premiere of Steve Martin and Edie Brickell’s new...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Year in and year out, Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Hollywood is the best haunted theme park event in Southern California and quite possibly the country.
For that reason, I hold Universal Studios to a higher standard when the movie...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 10:00 PM
It is not often that a prison is a must-see tourist attraction.
Welcome to Dublin, where the Kilmainham Gaol is a national treasure. It has been called an Irish Bastille.
The aging prison, last used in 1924, is a monument forever linked to the Irish...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Starz is developing an adaptation of Neil Gaiman's urban fantasy novel "American Gods" with Bryan Fuller and Michael Green for FremantleMedia North America.
The pilot script will be penned by Fuller ("Hannibal") and Green ("The River"). If the project...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 9:39 AM
The new film “The Keeping Room” opens with a quotation from Civil War Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman, who declares, “War is cruelty ... the crueler it is, the sooner it will be over.” The story confirms the idea by opening with...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 8:29 AM
El año pasado fue La Llorona, directamente desde México. Este otoño será Drácula, sin escalas desde Transilvania.
Universal Orlando Resort dará vida nuevamente al vampiro más famoso de la historia, Vlad Tepes, el verdadero rey del siglo XIII y la...
| Sep 5, 2014
Writing a fall books preview on a limited word budget is a futile exercise. So many great titles hit the shelves in the peak publishing season that kicks off in September and runs through the end of the year, that even as we highlight quite a few, we...
| Aug 11, 2014
Belfast-born actor J.J. Murphy died Aug. 8, just four days into filming his scenes for HBO's fantasy epic “Game of Thrones.” […]...
| Aug 17, 2014
It's in the vein of old-style vampire hunters that David Bradley operates on “The Strain,” FX's hit series that sees […]...
| Sep 19, 2014
In preparation for giving birth to her first child five years ago, Eula Biss began researching the vaccination process. Public health policy strongly recommends that every child should be inoculated for a variety of diseases on a schedule that begins...