[Pride In Horror Month] – Vampire Films with LGBTQ+ Rep: A Listicle

As a follow-up to our recent publication, “Queer Vampires in Modern Cinema” by Tabatha Wood, we’ve compiled a short list of movies from the 60s through today with various forms of Queer Rep in Vampire films. Blood and Roses (1960) Very loosely inspired by the French vampire novella “Carmilla” (of which there is an excellentContinue reading “[Pride In Horror Month] – Vampire Films with LGBTQ+ Rep: A Listicle”

[ Pride In Horror Month ] – “Jook Joint” and “The Outfit”: A Review

It’s no secret that the world of Comics is dominated by white men, from creators to characters. Although many of these creators and their heroes are considered historic icons, it’s high time we push for a change. This overtly cis, hetero, white presence has got to move over and make space for new and diverseContinue reading “[ Pride In Horror Month ] – “Jook Joint” and “The Outfit”: A Review”

[Pride In Horror Month] – The Quiet Room: A Movie Review

“The Quiet Room” is a short film by Sam Wineman starring Jamal Douglas and A “The Quiet Room” is a short film by Sam Wineman starring Jamal Douglas and Alaska Thunderfuck (among other notable figures within the LGBTQ+ community).  This film might have a short run time, but it packs a big punch with themesContinue reading “[Pride In Horror Month] – The Quiet Room: A Movie Review”

[Pride In Horror Month] – LGBTQ+ and Black Lives Matter Community Art Project Printables

In light of recent events in Late May 2020 and Early June 2020, the DHR team would like to invite our community and friends to join us in a collective art project. The goal of this project is to connect the community through passionate, positive messaging in support of both the Black Lives Matter andContinue reading “[Pride In Horror Month] – LGBTQ+ and Black Lives Matter Community Art Project Printables”

[Pride In Horror Month] – Babadook’s Fruity Cake Recipe (Vegan, Gluten Free, and it doesn’t suck!)

Ingredients For the cakes: 2 cups non-dairy milk (about 500ml) 1 TBSP cider vinegar ⅔ cups canola oil (about 175ml) 4 tsp real vanilla extract or vanilla bean paste 4 TBSP Ground Flax Seed 1 ½ cups white sugar (365 gr) ⅔ cup maseca corn flour (NOT cornmeal!) (about 230gr) 2 ½ cups Gluten-Free FlourContinue reading “[Pride In Horror Month] – Babadook’s Fruity Cake Recipe (Vegan, Gluten Free, and it doesn’t suck!)”

[Feature] – Meet the Dead Heads: Ellen

Welcome to the second installment of our new feature, Meet the Dead Heads. For those who aren’t aware, Ellen puts a lot of work into Dead Head Reviews, working as admin as well as putting together the site as you see it now. She also heads up the social media aspect of Dead Head Reviews.Continue reading “[Feature] – Meet the Dead Heads: Ellen”

[Movie Review] – Daniel Isn’t Real

“Daniel Isn’t Real” (2019)Directed by Adam Egypt MortimerNot Rated; Mature Audiences SuggestedRuntime 96 Minutes Where to watch: Now streaming on Shudder.com Trigger warnings: domestic abuse, extreme gun violence, divorce, depression, anxiety, body horror, divorce, medication abuse/overdose, mental illness, body horror, toxic masculinity, relationship abuse, sexual abuse, hallucinations Epilepsy/Photosensitivity Warning for flashing lights and imagery. IfContinue reading “[Movie Review] – Daniel Isn’t Real”

[Review] – Sing Your Sadness Deep

By Laura Mauro Sing Your Sadness Deep is a haunting collection of short stories exploring loneliness, isolation, and human connection. The thirteen tales in this dark fiction compilation tiptoe on the edge of horror and a few have a touch of magical realism. Mauro’s flexible writing style and strong technique both require the reader to examine theContinue reading “[Review] – Sing Your Sadness Deep”