Compare and Contrast: Moneyball and Rise of the Planet of the Apes

Why are these two movies reviewed together? Do they have anything in common besides the fact that they are products of Hollywood’s genius? No. Why mash ‘em up, then? Because I happened to watch them back to back and they’re … Continue reading

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Roc-Con 2012 Guest of Honor Report

Roc-Con 2012 was even bigger and better than Roc-Con 2011. In the midst of the Fringe Festival, Rochester’s anime, horror, and science fiction fandom was out in full force Friday-Sunday at the Main Street Armory.Huge applause goes to the remarkable … Continue reading

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Revisiting Nightmares: Fantasy/Horror Crossovers and Trauma Recovery

Fantasy and horror have a natural affinity, one that goes back to the pre-literate times when people sat around the campfire, terrifying each other with stories of ghosts and skin-walkers and things-that-go-bump-in-the-night or that-are-not-quite-dead. Supernatural elements infused these tales with … Continue reading

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BVC Announces Dispossession, by Chaz Brenchley

Book View Café is pleased to announce Chaz Brenchley’s newest ebook, Dispossession. Dispossession: Free Sample Chaz Brenchley One: Philoxenia Everyone does this once, at least, or should do: where you wake up in the wrong bed with the wrong body … Continue reading

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