Val Guest
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A Newsroom in an Apocalypse: 'The Day the Earth Caught Fire'
23 Nov 2014 // 8:10 PM

Val Guest's newsroom drama take on the apocalypse is a product of its nuclear war-obsessed times and a prescient commentary on the present day.

//Blogs

Bloody Good Terror the English Way: 'The Quatermass Xperiment' and 'Burn Witch Burn'
22 Dec 2015 // 2:00 AM

Brian Donleavy shouts and Peter Wyngarde wears pyjamas in these two British horror classics.

Don’t Open That Door! #53: 'The Abominable Snowman' (1957)
22 Aug 2013 // 2:00 AM

Welcome to our weekly field guide to 1950s horror and sci-fi movies and the creatures that inhabit them. This week: An ugly Himalayan Yeti encounters an even uglier American researcher in The Abominable Snowman.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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