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Cooking with Katherine: Dracula Cookies
Dracula cookies!
This awesome cookie recipe is courtesy of Katherine Aras. Other recipes delicious delights can be found @ the source.
2012-09-30 09:48
The world is ending!
Just as the Mayans predicted, this movie is a sure sign that the apocalypse draws near... 
2012-09-18 09:02
18-year-old signs 6-figure book deal with HarperCollins
Is Abigail Gibbs the next Stephanie Meyer? You may not have heard of her yet, but the 18-year-old just signed a six-figure deal with HarperCollins for her first novel, The Dark Heroine: Dinner With A Vampire. Gibbs first began penning the story when she was 15 under the pseudonym Canse12. She uploaded each chapter to the original fiction site Wattpad, and 17 million reads later, she was discovered by an agent.
2012-09-11 11:49
Unholy Trinity (c) CHRIS MASON
Monsters Invade the Academy
Frankenstein's monster, Dracula, the Wolf Man and the Invisible Man are among the many creatures invading the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Samuel Goldwyn Theatre in October. The academy is hosting "Universal's Legacy of Horror,"  a monthlong series in celebration of the studio's 100th birthday.
2012-09-11 11:25
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Romania targets tourists in China, India and the Middle East
Romania's Tourism Ministry is hoping to attract tourists from China, India and the Middle East on the back of the Dracula Legend. The state secretary of Ministry of Regional Development and Tourism, Cristian Barhalescu said that the Legend of Dracula will be promoted in Chinese, Indian and Middle Eastern markets, which weren't affected by the economic crisis and have huge potential.
2012-09-11 10:06
NBC announces new Dracula series
NBC and Sky Living today announced the co-production of "Dracula," a provocative new drama series version of the classic Bram Stoker novel starring Golden Globe winner Jonathan Rhys Meyers ("The Tudors," "Elvis") in the title role. It was announced jointly today by Universal Television Executive Vice President Bela Bajaria, and Sky's Head of Drama, Anne Mensah.
2012-07-27 10:14
Centenary celebrations for Stoker's legend at Whitby Abbey in the UK
Inspiration goes full circle this summer at Whitby Abbey as the ruin which inspired a Gothic masterpiece plays host to the famous story this summer, when Dracula comes to the historic site!
2012-07-18 09:08
New editions of Sonja Blue novels and short fiction
 The Sonja Blue novels and short fiction by Nancy A. Collins are being released in updated and revised editions from two different epublishers.Premier Digital Publishers (PDP) has released an updated & revised e-edition of the award-winning SUNGLASSES AFTER DARK, with a new cover by acclaimed graphic artist Sean Hartter. They will also be releasing the next two books in the series later this year:
2012-07-04 08:43
Frankenstein Enters Fray in Dracula vs. Robin Hood vs. Jekyll & Hyde
Publisher Mohawk Media has announced that classic literature and horror monster, Frankenstein, is to star in its comic book series, Dracula vs. Robin Hood vs. Jekyll & Hyde. The series has already seen surprise guest stars, including the comeback of Robin Hood's original love interest, Clorinda, and the historical archetype of all vampires, Dracula the Impaler.British writer Chris Bunting says: "Frankenstein's Monster will play a pivotal role, not just in this series, but in a subplot bubbling away that will encompass many other titles from Eco Comics."
2012-07-01 09:33
Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection
"Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection" coming to Blu-ray
 Universal Studios has set Universal Classic Monsters: The Essential Collection for a Blu-ray release on October 2. This set includes:
2012-06-30 11:20

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From the Library

As the 20th century evolved, rational man turned to science to explain mythology that had pervaded for thousands of years. How could a man be mistaken for a vampire? How could someone appear to have been the victim of a vampire attack? Science, in time, came back with answers that may surprise you.Anemia
A million fancies strike you when you hear the name: Nosferatu!N O S F E R A T Udoes not die!What do you expect of the first showing of this great work?Aren't you afraid? - Men must die. But legend has it that a vampire, Nosferatu, 'der Untote' (the Undead), lives on men's blood! You want to see a symphony of horror? You may expect more. Be careful. Nosferatu is not just fun, not something to be taken lightly. Once more: beware.- Publicity for Nosferatu in the German magazine Buhne und Film, 1922  

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