Eleanor Sciolistein

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By Eleanor Sciolistein   I have a confession to make. I, am in a three way relationship with Frankenstein’s monster. Both of them. I love them both equally and cant’t bear the thought of being without either of them. Which […]

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If you thought the kid from The Omen was bad, try the gospel of Jesus’ infancy. Eleanor Sciolistein       ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… Just in case you’re worried that the title is clickbait, I’ll assure you right now- it isn’t. Stick […]

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Mother of The Witches? The Influence, Legacy and Lies of Margaret Murray. Eleanor Sciolistein ………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. Imagine. It’s 1929, you are representing the Encyclopaedia Brtiannica and are looking around for someone to write the entry on witchcraft. Who do you ask? […]

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Vampires, Comics and King How Stephen King and E.C. Comics Gave Vampires Back their Bite Eleanor Sciolistein …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………..   In Alan Moore’s classic graphic novel The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (not to be mentioned in the same breath as the […]

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Night of The Demon Black and White, Done Right Eleanor Sciolistein …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………   For some, the word ‘classic’ in relation to horror is  basically another way of saying that a movie was ‘filmed in black and white’. And whilst this […]

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The True Believer? What Dennis Wheatley put in to ‘The Devil Rides Out’   Eleanor Sciolistein …………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………………. Released in 1968, The Devil Rides Out is a classic, schlocky occult horror from everyone’s favourite horror studio Hammer. In it, the always […]