Monday, January 20, 2020

SHV - S05E02 - Frankenstein (1931)

"It's Alive! It's allliiiiiiveee!!!" - Ok, so we've been waiting to do that since the season was announced. Season 5 continues our look at Universal Monsters with FRANKENSTEIN (1931). We'll look at how Universal found even greater success with another literary adaptation, compare the differences from the source material, find out what the film added to the Frankenstein lore that most people know today (Spoiler. Almost everything.) The punishment Karloff endured for the makeup. The launch of Jack Pierce as an icon himself and much, much more.

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SHV - S12E08 - Ginger Snaps (2000)

This week we meet the Fitzgerald sisters in the quirky Canadian allegory for blooming into womanhood, 2000's Ginger Snaps. We will look ...