Vampires vs. Werewolves: Horror’s Most Ancient Monsters in a Centuries-long Rivalry

“Look at them- children of the night… what music they make.” Dracula, Bram Stoker’s Dracula ‘Tis the season of the spook, and the nights are haunted by ghoulish creatures and boogeymen. Since the dawn of horror cinema, there have been killer clowns descended from space, murderous blobs, different adaptations of Frankenstein’s monster, knife-wielding dolls, possessive…

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Flip Screen’s Guide to Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse

The hilarious and unconventional Zombieland family is back for a ‘Double Tap’ a decade after their initial film release on October 2, 2009. Zombieland was made notorious in the zom-com genre for intertwining “essential rules” for surviving in the United States of Zombieland. Instead of focusing on how easy it is to die in the…

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Fall, and Get Back Up – Skateboarding in Film

Have you ever found yourself completely enthralled by skateboarding videos on YouTube? The sheer talent alone can keep you stuck watching videos for hours straight. Maybe you even skate yourself. Skateboarding films capture the awe-inspiring talent of skateboarding, but they also capture the family-like environment and the “never-stay-down” attitude that circles around the culture of…

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‘Thirteen’ and its’ Relevancy 16 Years Later

With the end of the first season of Euphoria, let’s travel back sixteen years ago to August 20th 2003, when Thirteen was released in theaters. In this new age, television shows like Euphoria aren’t just a cautionary tale for teens and their parents. They are an outlet, where teens and young adults connect to each…

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