Tag Archives: Ambrose Bierce

‘The Damned Thing’ – A Masters of Horror Episode Retro Review

“It has been waiting.” The Damned Thing is Tobe Hooper’s second contribution to the Masters of Horror collection, his first being Dance of the Dead. Although¬†The Damned Thing was technically based on the short story by Ambrose Bierce (read our review of the short story here), the finished product holds …

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‘The Damned Thing’ (1893) By Ambrose Bierce – A Literary Review

The Damned Thing (1893) is a short science-fiction horror tale by Ambrose Bierce. It is an incredibly important story for fans of H.P. Lovecraft and of the weird fiction cannon. In just a few words, Bierce is able to captivate the reader and isolate certain moments that are about to …

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