Benjamin Welton

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The Church Was the Hero in These Classic Horror Flicks

Hammer Films specialized in daring priests, powerful crucifixes, and satanic vampires.
Benjamin Welton October 31, 2019

The Conservative Storyteller Who Made Christmas Scary

M.R. James was a master of the ghost tale and a traditionalist with a respect for the unseen.
Benjamin Welton December 20, 2018

The Gritty Noir of Post-Christian France

Frederic Dard's novels show how the world looks when the cathedral's candlelight is snuffed out.
Benjamin Welton September 25, 2018