We at City of the Dead are no strangers to police line ups. So imagine our delight when we saw this great exhibition! http://www.scotsman.com/news/face-of-19th-century-edinburgh-murderer-is-revealed-1-4530274
We at City of the Dead are always looking to tittilate our customers. That’s why we spend so much time on probation. And this is our latest effort. The Haunted Edinburgh App is Edinburgh’s first self-guided ghost tour, perfect for someone who wants to explore on their own. Or at their own leisure. Or during the day. Or more than once. … Read More
https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/1445658453 We at City of the Dead are rather the history buffs. When was the Great Fire of 1824? In 1824. So imagine our mild pleasure at finding our very own Jan-Andrew Henderson has written the definitive guide to the Royal Mile. It covers the history. The characters (both famous and little known). Every wind and close. The famous monuments … Read More
https://www.amazon.co.uk/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Ddigital-text&field-keywords=scars+j+a+henderson&rh=n%3A341677031%2Ck%3Ascars+j+a+henderson We at City of the Dead usually only read the obituaries page of the Dundee Courier. But we strongly urge you to check out the new Young Adult novel Scars by our very own award winning author and big giant head, J A Henderson. It’s on kindle and you can click on the link to order. It’s absolutely brilliant! He’ll … Read More
We at City of the Dead are always happy to watch any movie with ‘beaver’ in the title. And Zombeaver is a cheesy, fun filled romp, well worth a checking out. However, its highlight actually comes at the end titles, with brilliant pastiche of old style crooners by Jon and Alan Kaplan. Altogether now “Zombeaver. Zombeaver. Say goodbye to your … Read More
We at City of the Dead are sick to death of zombie movies. So sick, we’ve come back to life and then been sick all over again. Until we watched Train To Busan. It’s South Korean, so expect subtitles, less than subtle melodrama and copious amounts of man weepage. Even so , it’s the best zombie flick ever. EVER!
We at City of the Dead have resigned ourselves to eternal damnation, so it’s nice to see a former staff member getting out. This is Duncan, who used to work for us, but now believes he is mankind’s saviour. The scooter is for chasing Satan….
https://youtu.be/The Void trailer We at City of the Dead love a creepy little movie with big ambitions. The Void disguises its low budget by shooting everything in pitch black and only showing the monster’s knees. Combining elements of Argento, Cronenberg and Carpenter, it ends up more like Roger Corman. Yes, we looked up those names to appear wise. Still, it … Read More