A Dark and Scary Place
May 3rd 2018
Apologies to all those people expecting an update long before now. I've had stuff going on, but I'm back on track and intending to make my postings more regular.
This time there are reviews of a great EP by Heylel, a CD by Shotgun Rodeo, and another EP from Schizo Reject Asylum (in the Music category); reviews of the original series of The Outer Limits - Seasons 1 & 2, Death Race 2000, and Flash Gordon (in the Science Fiction & Fantasy category); reviews of the action thrillers, Breakdown (starring Kurt Russell), King of Ants (Daniel Baldwin), Sleepless Town and Deep End (in the Crime/Thriller & Mainstream Category); reviews of The Mighty Thor Complete 1966 series, The Fantastic Four Complete Animated TV Series (1978), and Iron Man Armoured Adventures (in the TV Animated Superheroes category); and (in the 1950s Monster B-Movie category) brand new reviews of The Leech Woman, The Mole People, Tarantula, and The Beast With a Million Eyes. Another 18 added reviews.
January 3rd 2018
The spotlight in two categories is on writer/director/musician John Carpenter. There are Reviews of Halloween - The Sound of Evil, the remastered vinyl of Christine, and the soundtracks to Dark Star/Assault on Precinct 13 and The Fog (in the Music category); Reviews of The John Carpenter Collection (seven films), plus individual reviews of Escape From New York, and two separate releases of Dark Star (in the Science Fiction & Fantasy category); Reviews of the comedies Brian Pern Series 1-3, The Man Who Sued God, Wilt, and Bless This House (in the Crime/Thriller & Mainstream Category); Reviews of The Incredible Hulk complete 1966 and 1982 serials and the Hulk and She-Hulk series (in the TV Animated Superheroes category); and (in the 1950s Monster B-Movie category) brand new reviews of The Killer Shrews, The Monolith Monsters, and The Mysterians. That's 18 added reviews.
November 1st 2017
Includes: Reviews of the Superstars DVD, and Stratovarius and The Jokers CDs (in the Music category); Review of The Ultimate Matrix Collection, plus individual reviews of The Matrix Reloaded and the excellent The Animatrix (in the Science Fiction & Fantasy category); Reviews of the Fritz Lang movies Dr Mabuse the Gambler, and The Testament of Dr Mabuse, Plus One Hour Photo (in the Crime/Thriller & Mainstream Category); Four reviews to complete our examination of the Original 1967 Spider-Man animated series (in the TV Animated Superheroes category); and (in the 1950s Monster B-Movie category) brand new reviews of Robot Monster, Fiend Without a Face, and Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman. There is also an Introduction piece for this latter category - which you can access by clicking on the image.
September 25th 2017
Sent out batches of email and text notifications for new site.
September 23rd 2017
Chased-up requested permission to use certain material (unfortunately, I can't reveal exactly what that is yet) in my forthcoming serial killer murder mystery work of fiction.
September 21st 2017
Completed website. This has proved to be a fairy long process, partly because I kept changing my mind about the content and layout! I felt it better to build the site slowly over a number of days than announce it half-cocked, so to speak.
September 17th 2017
Created website email firstname.lastname@example.org
August 28th 2017
Began planning layout of new website.
August 24th 2017
Set up domain A Dark and Scary Place.