Joe D’Amato
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The Zombification Family Tree: Legacy of the Living Dead
14 Jun 2012 // 5:20 PM

Deemed a "culturally significant" (if "sadistic" and "culturally irresponsible") film, how did 'Night of the Living Dead' redefine an entire genre and spawn more unofficial sequels (over 30) than 'James Bond' did official ones (22)?


'The Lickerish Quartet' and Other Old School Erotica
4 May 2011 // 3:59 PM

Everything old is new again when, in the age of internet porn and Blu-ray, outdated relics of softcore erotica from the '70s and '80s become resuscitated for new generations.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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