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Thursday, January 31 2013

The Best DVDs and Blu-rays of 2012

From classics to contemporary television, the typical titles and the surprising outsider choices, the year in home video was just as divisive, and delightful, as the rest of our meaningful media.


Monday, October 1 2012

Good Old-Fashioned Creepiness: 'Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection (Blu-Ray)'

You may think you already know these films—goodness knows, they’ve been shown often enough on television—but chances are you really don’t. Rewatching them once again, I was amazed at how different they are from what I remembered.

Thursday, February 11 2010

The Wolfman

The Wolfman reframes the werewolf legend -- so weighty with communal perversity and collective guilt -- so that it's all about a very bad dad.


Tuesday, June 1 2010

'The Wolfman': Unrated, or Just Overrated?

Unlike the theatrical version, which got to the action almost immediately, the new unrated version takes its own sweet time before unleashing the terror - and that's not necessarily a good thing.

Monday, May 31 2010

Hugo Weaving: The New Genre Giant!

Weaving has positioned himself as the new genre giant, the go-to guy for authenticity in a world of whimsy.

Friday, February 12 2010

'Wolfman' Is all Bark and No Bite

It's all there: the gloomy Victorian England setting; the decrepit Gothic family manor; the faux religion and ancient gypsy curse; the mark of the beast;

Thursday, December 10 2009

The Wolfman Medallion Replica

The Wolfman Medallion Replica - [$14]


Friday, February 12 2010

Anthony Hopkins on the secret of his spooky success: 'I like to act like a submarine'

LOS ANGELES — Anthony Hopkins is back in scary-movie mode with "The Wolfman" and the actor who was once voted the best villain in film history

Wednesday, February 10 2010

'The Wolfman' was a monster project, but director Joe Johnston wasn't scared

LOS ANGELES — Forget silver bullets, blooming wolf's bane and full-moon fever — the real curse of "The Wolfman" was all the hard luck that the Universal

Friday, February 5 2010

'Wolf Man' reflected writer's wartime Jewish experience

"Even a man who is pure in heart And says his prayers by night may become a wolf when the wolfbane blooms and the autumn

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