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The Many Faces of Monsters – Part 3

There’s no doubt that Dracula and Frankenstein are a pair of big shots when it comes to monster movies but there’s still another beast to speak of in order to round off this unholy trinity, the Wolf Man. Werewolves have been a part of the horror mythos for many, many years, even the Vikings had […]

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The Many Faces of Monsters – Part 2

If Vampires don’t sink your stake then perhaps you’d prefer a monster with its roots based in early science fiction? Frankenstein’s monster has captivated audiences for years, not only does it have a physical monster in its tale but it also asks you to question the conventions of what truly makes a monster. Is it […]

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The Many Faces of Monsters – Part 1

Horror films have gone through a significant number of changes since the dawn of cinema. People have become somewhat desensitised to many of the old tricks of the trade and it’s steered the genre towards a far more realistic direction since the days of old. Perhaps a greater knowledge of psychology and crime has showed […]