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eighties horror you might have missed

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I know, I know - you've probably seen it already. But if you're like me and haven't watched From Beyond (Stuart Gordon's second film, following Re-Animator) since VHS days, it's definitely time to see it again - this time unrated and with missing footage restored!...

Nell Dickerson worked on several horror films during the eighties, including Night Life, Rockula and Critters 2. She's worked in both the lighting and art departments, and has been an art director. These days, Nell is also an architect and photographer. We asked her to discuss working in the horror genre, specifically her work in the lighting department on Vamp (1986), starring Grace Jones...

At first you might think this one is a slight variation on Halloween with a tiny bit of The Excorcist thrown in - that's what I thought too, until I got about halfway through. At that point, it becomes something much more; we get to see some pretty great ideas ...