Author: Deirdre Crimmins

Deirdre (Dede) lives in Boston with two black cats. She writes for Film Thrills, Cinematic Essential, The Brattle Theater, Rue Morgue Magazine, Bitch Flicks, and anyone else who will let her drone on about genre film. She wrote her Master's thesis on George Romero and is always hopeful that Hollywood will get its head out of its ass.

About Deirdre Crimmins

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Deirdre (Dede) lives in Boston with two black cats. She writes for Film Thrills, Cinematic Essential, The Brattle Theater, Rue Morgue Magazine, Bitch Flicks, and anyone else who will let her drone on about genre film. She wrote her Master's thesis on George Romero and is always hopeful that Hollywood will get its head out of its ass.

Blood in the Snow 2016

Toronto’s own Blood in the Snow film festival roared to life last night, while we Americans were attempting to drown the still-twitching corpse of 2016 in a gluttonous pile of gravy and shame. The fest is still going strong for another 3 nights, and if you are anywhere...

Monster Fest is underway down under!

I swear you could spend every week of the year attending a genre film fest. What a time to be alive! While Americans are still crawling out of out Thanksgiving food comas, Monster Fest is well underway in Melbourne, Australia. Opening with the stellar French cannibal flick RAW...