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Frankenstein’s Monster: The Modern Prometheus

Why Monsters? Hammer, Frankenstein, and the 1950s

Discussion of the beginnings of horror film history, starting with Hammer Film Productions in the 1950s. This post specifically looks at the significance and meaning of adapting Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein’s Monster to film in the 50s.

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Creepy Children and the New Gothic

This post looks at the ways in which the gothic genre is updated in contemporary fiction and film.

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