Category Archives: Weird things

The general section, with interesting articles about weird, dark and gloomy things.

10 Unmade Hammer Films

10 Unmade Hammer Films

It’s so fun to think about all the fun we’ll never get. From untold Dracula prequels and swashbuckling pirate biopics to a scrap between a…

The Mourning Light of "Dark Sanctuary"

The Mourning Light of “Dark Sanctuary”

Dark Sanctuary is a French ethereal, “dark atmospheric” band, formed in 1996. Musically, their sound is a mesh of neoclassical orchestrations and poetic balladry, with…

Directors Cuts: Guillermo del Toro

Directors Cuts: Guillermo del Toro

8. Mimic (1997) It’s not entirely fair to put del Toro’s most contested and troubled production on the bottom of the list, but, while Mimic…

Voltaire @ Area 51 with Ego Likeness

Voltaire @ Area 51 with Ego Likeness

Ego Likeness really encompasses a lot of the elements I thoroughly enjoy about industrial/electronica/metal—great rhythms with dark electronica elements (think a cross between My Life…