The Top 6 Scariest Stephen King Monsters

The Top 6 Scariest Stephen King Monsters

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For decades, Stephen King had been the undisputed master of horror, the mere mention of his name evoking mysterious locales, psychotic madmen and, of course, terrifying monsters. From a rabid dog to a literal god, here are the top six scariest Stephen King monsters, ranked!   6. Cujo – Cujo image via The Spool And here is the rabid dog in question! A Saint Bernard owned by the Chamber family of Castle Rock, Cujo, once a faithful and loving animal friend, contracts rabies from a bat bite, and slowly, over the course of several days, the disease eats away at …

The Top 5 Best Wizards in Fantasy Literature

The Top 5 Best Wizards in Fantasy Literature

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Wizards are a classic staple of fantasy literature and it’s easy to see why these characters have been fascinating readers forever. From the classic image of the wizard as an old man in a pointy hat to more modern interpretations, wizards endure thanks to their varied abilities, cool characterizations, and usage to explore the fantasy realms they inhabit. But who are some of the best?   Here are top five of the coolest and best wizards (in our opinion) of fantasy literature.   5. The Crimson King from The Dark Tower   Not all wizards are good. Many throughout literature have …

The King Remake Resurgence: McConaughey Coming Back to King?

The King Remake Resurgence: McConaughey Coming Back to King?

You know him, you love him, it’s Matthew McConaughey. He made his infamous return to the silver screen during what is now known as the ‘McConaissance’, but there is a blip on his radar: the little known film The Dark Tower.   Image Via YouTube I say little known film because, according to the Box Office Mojo, barely anyone saw this movie. Off a $60 million dollar budget, it made $113,231,078. Not a loss, not enough for the Studio to make a sequel. And those who did see the film, let’s say there’s a reason that on Rotten Tomatoes there’s …

The Top 5 Coolest Literary Weapons

The Top 5 Coolest Literary Weapons

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Weapons are often iconic in literature, creating a bond between the hero and the object in question, crafting a relationship that often feels as real as those between actual people. In the wrong hands, a weapon can be horrifying, a destructive tool that is used for evil. But in the right hands, a sword becomes a tool to defend and inspires hope in its user even in the darkest chapters. Most literary weapons are swords, for good reason but there are also some out there that break the mould. Here are five of the best! 5. The Subtle Knife-His Dark …