A Dark and Scary Place
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.