Peter Cornwell
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A Ghost Story of Dubious Origins
27 Oct 2009 // 4:00 PM

No matter the vercity of the tale, The Haunting in Connecticut has just enough creep quotient to keep me engaged, especially since I grew up a few miles from the house.


The Haunting in Connecticut
5 Aug 2009 // 3:59 PM

To say that The Haunting in Connecticut borrows liberally from the textbook for Haunted House Movie 101 is giving it undue credit. It cribs unabashedly from a host of movies before it.

The Haunting in Connecticut
26 Mar 2009 // 9:15 PM

In the poorly paced and ineptly edited Haunting in Connecticut, Matt is surrounded by dark shadows, ooky male choruses, and reflections of tortured corpses in dirty glass.


Virginia Madsen's movie career has been haunted by a lack of good scripts
27 Mar 2009 // 12:07 AM

She's been a prominent film actress since the 1980s, but there's still more of Chicago than Hollywood in Virginia Madsen. In a telephone interview, the

//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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