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Pulp Appeal: Penny Dreadful

Penny dreadfuls of the late 19th Century were the direct ancestors of pulp fiction rags of the early 20th Century. The name is definitely British in origin, and the publications themselves were most popular in Victorian England, though they were … Continue reading

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Pulp Appeal: Pulp Modern Summer 2019

I’m not just covering Pulp Modern’s latest issue because Matt has a story in it. Honest. In fact, although Matt and I have been friends long enough that we started this publication together, he’s not even the reason I picked … Continue reading

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Pulp Appeal: The Brotherhood of the Wolf (Le Pacte des Loups)

The Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001) is a French language ahistorical fantastic retelling of the legend of the Beast of Gévaudan. It is what happens when French moviemakers (director/co-writer Christophe Gans and story creator/co-writer Stéphane Cabel) emulate Chinese wuxia, Gothic … Continue reading

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Issue 9 is here!

Issue 9 Release! If you’ve been following us on twitter at all you know that this day was coming. No, not tax day in the US of A (though that too), but the long awaited release of issue 9. So … Continue reading

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Pulp Consumption: The Outsider by Stephen King

Stephen King has long been one of my favorite authors. Until about five years ago I could say I owned every book he’s written. Looking over his bibliography on Wikipedia, I’m still pretty damn close, missing only five of his … Continue reading

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Pulp Consumption: The Mummy (2017)

Last week Matt tackled the Brendan Fraser/Rachel Weisz The Mummy. That movie was created as a deliberate homage to B movies, down to some of the cheesy dialogue and throwaway one-liners. And that’s why I love it. It’s one of … Continue reading

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Issue 8 Out Today!

Release the Kracken! Issue 8, the end of our second volume, goes live today. We hope like hell that you enjoy these stories as much as we do. What stories, you ask? Well, we’ve got nine this time around: Our … Continue reading

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