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Summer Reading Challenge: Don’t Disturb the Dead – The Story of the Ramsay Brothers

don't disturb the dead

Don’t Disturb the Dead: The Story of the Ramsay Brothers by Shamya Dasgupta Harper Collins India (June 5, 2007) 238 pages ISBN:¬†9352644301 Unwittingly my Classic Film¬†Summer Reading Challenge jumped from the pioneers of American horror films at Universal Studios to the pioneers of horror on the subcontinent — the Ramsay brothers. For those that haven’t been exposed to the Ramsay… Read more »

Summer Reading Challenge: Universal Horrors: The Studio’s Classic Films 1931-1946

claude rains and gloria stuart in the invisible man

When I dared to undertake the reviewing of six books about classic cinema in addition to my regularly scheduled summer fiction regimen, I should have had the foresight to choose something other than a textbook-sized compendium on every horror and horror-related film released by Universal during their first and second horror cycles.