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The Female Sherlock Holmes: C. L. Pirkis’ Loveday Brooke — Interesting Literature

In this week’s Dispatches from The Secret Library, Dr Oliver Tearle applauds the 1890s short stories featuring an early female detective The name Catherine Louisa Pirkis is relatively unknown now, but Pirkis left two legacies of interest. The first arose out of her animal charity work: with her husband, Pirkis was one of the founders […]

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TOLKIEN, the Teaser Trailer: A New Biopic by Fox Searchlight (Friday Feature) — A Pilgrim in Narnia

There has been buzz about this for a few months now, and really years of wondering and wandering on Hollywood-quality biopic of Tolkien. Fox Searchlight has picked up the idea and has finally announced a release date of May 10th. Jeepers, I’m guessing five years or more since this was announced and we started speculating […]

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A Haunting at Preston Castle – USA, 2014 — HORRORPEDIA

‘Evil is forever’ A Haunting at Preston Castle – aka Preston Castle – is a 2014 American supernatural horror feature film directed by visual effects expert Martin Rosenberg (Van Helsing; Jurassic Park III; Starship Troopers; et al) from a screenplay co-written with Peter Bailey. The movie stars Mackenzie Firgens, Jake White and Heather Tocquigny. Plot: When Liz (Mackenzie Firgens)…

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The House That Would Not Die – USA, 1970 — HORRORPEDIA

The House That Would Not Die – aka The House That Wouldn’t Die – is a 1970 American made-for-television horror feature film directed by John Llewellyn Moxey (I, Desire; Home for the Holidays; The City of the Dead) from a screenplay by Henry Farrell (How Awful About Allan; Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte; author of What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? novel),…

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Nightmare of Darkness – China, 2018 — HORRORPEDIA

Nightmare of Darkness – original title: 黑暗深处之惊魂夜 – is a 2018 Chinese supernatural horror feature film directed by ‘Jade’. The movie stars Cui Xiaotian, Gao Zhigang, Ge Lingqi, Li Jinfeng, Lin Wei, Liu Bingfeng, Meng Ying and Zou Jieyi. Wu Zikai (Lin Wei), who had previously embraced life, changes completely in the face of his unfair fate. His persona gradually disappeared as he…

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