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Page to Screen: <i>Vampyr</i> (1932)
Blogs
October 9 2017

Page to Screen: Vampyr (1932)

Brian Greene
I originally planned this to be a Page to Screen article comparing Carl Theodor Dreyer’s...
Watch the Official Trailer for DC’s <i>Justice League</i>
Blogs
October 9 2017

Watch the Official Trailer for DC’s Justice League

Crime HQ
Batman. Wonder Woman. Aquaman. Cyborg. The Flash. Superman ... sort of. After months of waiting,...
Jay Bonansinga Excerpt: <i>Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead: Return to Woodbury</i>
Excerpts
October 9 2017

Jay Bonansinga Excerpt: Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead: Return to Woodbury

Jay Bonansinga
Robert Kirkman's The Walking Dead: Return to Woodbury by Jay Bonansinga is the latest book...
Book-Inspired Cocktails: “What the Hell Did I Just Drink”
Blogs
October 6 2017

Book-Inspired Cocktails: “What the Hell Did I Just Drink”

Adam Wagner
What do you do when you're investigating a fairly straightforward case of a shape-shifting...
Review: <i>In the Footsteps of Dracula: Tales of the Un-Dead Count</i>, Edited by Stephen Jones
Blogs
October 5 2017

Review: In the Footsteps of Dracula: Tales of the Un-Dead Count, Edited by Stephen Jones

Katherine Tomlinson
In the Footsteps of Dracula: Tales of the Un-Dead Count, edited by Stephen Jones, is a vampire anthology...
Review: <i>What the Hell Did I Just Read</i> by David Wong
Blogs
October 5 2017

Review: What the Hell Did I Just Read by David Wong

John Valeri
What the Hell Did I Just Read by David Wong is the third book in the John Dies at the End series. Take...
Vote for Your Favorite Edgar Allan Poe Story
Blogs
October 3 2017

Vote for Your Favorite Edgar Allan Poe Story

Crime HQ
  Don't see your favorite Poe story? Let us know which is your favorite in the comments...
Tade Thompson Excerpt: <i>The Murders of Molly Southbourne</i>
Excerpts
September 30 2017

Tade Thompson Excerpt: The Murders of Molly Southbourne

Tade Thompson
Every time she bleeds, a murderer is born. Experience the horror of Tade Thompson's The Murders...
Discount: <i>Psycho: Sanitarium</i> by Chet Williamson
Blogs
September 29 2017

Discount: Psycho: Sanitarium by Chet Williamson

Crime HQ
Psycho: Sanitarium by Chet Williamson tells the story of Norman Bates's time in a mental institution...
David Wong Excerpt: <i>What the Hell Did I Just Read</i>
Excerpts
September 28 2017

David Wong Excerpt: What the Hell Did I Just Read

David Wong
What the Hell Did I Just Read by David Wong is the third book in the John Dies at the End series...
5 New Books to Read this Week: September 26, 2017
Blogs
September 27 2017

5 New Books to Read this Week: September 26, 2017

Crime HQ
Every Wednesday, we here at Criminal Element will put together a list of Staff Picks of the books...
Vote for Your Favorite Living <i>Walking Dead</i> Character
Blogs
September 26 2017

Vote for Your Favorite Living Walking Dead Character

Crime HQ
  Make sure to check back in on October 23 for Criminal Element's weekly The Walking...
Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in October 2017
Blogs
September 25 2017

Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in October 2017

Crime HQ
Highlighted by the highly anticipated second season of Stranger Things, October is also bringing...
Vote for Your Favorite Version of <i>It</i>
Blogs
September 19 2017

Vote for Your Favorite Version of It

Crime HQ
  Check out our discussion of It!
Three Clowns Talk About <i>It</i>
Blogs
September 18 2017

Three Clowns Talk About It

Adam Wagner, Pritpaul Bains and Joe Brosnan
Grab the closest rock. Leave the silver bullets. And cue the New Kids on the Block. It's...
Book-Inspired Cocktails: “The Invisible Hand”
Blogs
September 15 2017

Book-Inspired Cocktails: “The Invisible Hand”

Adam Wagner
What do you do when you're a bartender with dormant magical abilities? Say the magic...
Discount: <i>Patient Zero</i> by Jonathan Maberry
Blogs
September 14 2017

Discount: Patient Zero by Jonathan Maberry

Crime HQ
In anticipation of Jonathan Maberry's upcoming supernatural thriller, Glimpse (available...
Malka Older Excerpt: <i>Null States</i>
Excerpts
September 14 2017

Malka Older Excerpt: Null States

Malka Older
Null States by Malka Older is the second book in the Centenal Cycle series (available September 19,...
5 New Books to Read this Week: September 12, 2017
Blogs
September 13 2017

5 New Books to Read this Week: September 12, 2017

Crime HQ
Every Wednesday, we here at Criminal Element will put together a list of Staff Picks of the books...
Review: <i>Magicians Impossible</i> by Brad Abraham
Blogs
September 11 2017

Review: Magicians Impossible by Brad Abraham

Dave Richards
Magicians Impossible by Brad Abraham is a debut novel that blends magic and mayhem to create...
Book-Inspired Cocktails: “Drink of Our Lady of Blessed Murder"
Blogs
September 8 2017

Book-Inspired Cocktails: “Drink of Our Lady of Blessed Murder"

Adam Wagner
What do you do when you're a ruthless assassin on a quest for vengeance against the powers...
Marvel’s <i>The Defenders</i> Season 1 Review: Episodes 7-8
Blogs
September 6 2017

Marvel’s The Defenders Season 1 Review: Episodes 7-8

Dave Richards
Hello, and welcome back to my look at Netflix's eight-episode miniseries, The Defenders,...
5 New Books to Read this Week: September 5, 2017
Blogs
September 6 2017

5 New Books to Read this Week: September 5, 2017

Crime HQ
Every Wednesday, we here at Criminal Element will put together a list of Staff Picks of the books...
Jay Kristoff Excerpt: <i>Godsgrave</i>
Excerpts
September 5 2017

Jay Kristoff Excerpt: Godsgrave

Jay Kristoff
Godsgrave by Jay Kristoff is the second book in the Nevernight Chronicles, where a ruthless assassin...
<i>Twin Peaks: The Return</i> Season Finale Review: Parts 17 and 18
Blogs
September 4 2017

Twin Peaks: The Return Season Finale Review: Parts 17 and 18

David Cranmer
Part 17: “The past dictates the future.” The penultimate episode begins with...
<i>What the Hell Did I Just Read</i> by David Wong: A Visual Guide
Blogs
August 30 2017

What the Hell Did I Just Read by David Wong: A Visual Guide

Adam Wagner
GIFnotes: Giving you the basic plot summary of an upcoming book with the help of the Graphics Interchange Format. This...
Marvel’s <i>The Defenders</i> Season 1 Review: Episodes 4-6
Blogs
August 30 2017

Marvel’s The Defenders Season 1 Review: Episodes 4-6

Dave Richards
Hello, and welcome back to my look at Netflix's latest Marvel adaptation, The Defenders,...
Vote for Who You Want to See on the Iron Throne
Blogs
August 29 2017

Vote for Who You Want to See on the Iron Throne

Crime HQ
  Check out Joe Brosnan's power rankings for each episode!
<i>Twin Peaks: The Return</i> Review: Parts 14, 15, and 16
Blogs
August 28 2017

Twin Peaks: The Return Review: Parts 14, 15, and 16

David Cranmer
Part 14: “We Are Like the Dreamer” Heaps of reveal in this surreal saturated...
Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in September 2017
Blogs
August 28 2017

Crime/Mystery/Thrillers Coming to (and Leaving) Netflix in September 2017

Crime HQ
Highlighted by the return of a TON of great classics, September is looking like a great month...