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Rudolph Fentz: An Extraordinary Voyage Through Time

Rudolph Fentz was an alleged victim of a time slip incident that sent him from his home in the late 1800s to an intersection in 1950 New York City. His story is often presented as evidence that time travel is not only possible, but that it’s happened before. In this unusual case, the alleged time …

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Is the Ghostbusters Reboot Set In A Parallel Universe?

The Ghostbusters reboot confuses me. I mean, let me just start with this: I feel the same way about Ghostbusters 2016 as I did about, say, the latest Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie. Not a great movie, but I watched it for nostalgia’s sake and it didn’t ruin my life. It’s a movie. But here’s …

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“Scary Stories” Documentary Gets New Trailer…and R.L. Stine

The Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark documentary has been two years in the making, but it’s not finished yet. The film’s latest trailer promises an in-depth look at the classic 3-book anthology of folklore and urban legends, written by author Alvin Schwartz and illustrated by Stephen Gammell. Producer Cody Meirick hopes to finish the …

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Review: The Nightmare (2015)

I thought I’d take a short break from reviewing old movies and instead turn my attention toward a much more recent release: The Nightmare, a documentary about sleep paralysis and all the strange things that happen to people who experience it.

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