Welcome back to Monster Munch, collecting my terrifying thoughts on horror subjects from other genre sites around the web. Check out this week’s roundup below, and come chat with me in the comments or on Twitter:
Necking In The Backseat: 5 Lesbian Vampire Films Of The Drive In Era
How Carmilla went from a literary precursor to Dracula, to a brief moment as the lady loving queen of the drive in. A list of some of the best, weirdest and wildest of the exploitation film adaptations she inspired.
Dollar Double Feature: The Gate & The Devil’s Candy
An examination of the heavy metal riffs in horror films, Satanic panic and all of the down and dirty rock and roll you can fit in a dual sided double feature.
Book Review: David Surface’s Terrible Things, Published By Black Shuck Books
It is vitally important to support and promote new horror as well as old. In that spirit, my review of David Surface’s new short story collection. It mixes literary fiction and genre conventions into an eerie, human scale cocktail.