Ottawa Siblings Become First To Sleep In Dracula's Castle In 70 Years

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 11.01.2016 | Canada Living

"This may be the best day of our lives.''

Scary Books That Will Keep You Up At Night

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 10.20.2016 | Canada Living

You might not want to read these while you're alone.

92-Year-Old 'Lord Of The Rings' Star Releases Metal Album

AFP | Posted 05.31.2014 | Canada Music

(LONDON-AFP) - Horror film legend Christopher Lee, who turned 92 on Tuesday, is celebrating the milestone by releasing a heavy rock mini-album entitle...

'Dracula' Won't Suck You In -- Yet

Denette Wilford | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada TV
Denette Wilford

"Dracula" is loosely inspired by Bram Stoker's novel, with a crinkly, dried-up, dusty Vlad the Impaler being brought back to life by an unlikely ally at the beginning, but it's the last five minutes of the pilot that are the most entertaining.

Global Fall TV 2013: Big Characters, Even Bigger Stars

HuffPost Canada TV | Denette Wilford | Posted 08.29.2013 | Canada TV

Well, well, well, look who's come out to play. Shaw Media is not only welcoming some legendary characters (Dracula, Ichabod Crane, Blackbeard, Bonn...

I Travelled to Greece and Saw a Vampire

Sandra Garvie-Lok | Posted 12.31.2012 | Canada Living
Sandra Garvie-Lok

2012-10-31-halloweenbanner.jpg Most people go to Greece for beaches, ouzo and temples gleaming in the Mediterranean sun. I went for a vampire. But what I found there led me beyond pop culture images of vampires to a darker part of the human imagination. In the midst of searching for ancient ruins, an archaeological team from UBC stumbled on a cemetery from the time of the Ottoman empire. The lead researcher wanted an osteologist to study the skeletons -- especially one that might have been accused of being a vampire. There wasn't much question of not going, of course.

Liam Neeson Isn't Tough for Facing CGI Wolves

Peter Worthington | Posted 08.02.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

The Grey, starring Liam Neeson, is one of the worst films I've ever seen. Worse still is its depiction of wolves. The late Ron Lawrence, who lived with wolves, understood them and wrote books about them would have had apoplexy.