Tome of the Week: Mister Babadook (Mister Babadook) – 2014 | New 5th Edition Wondrous Item

“He’s funny, don’t you think?“The titular book of the 2014 horror film Babadook goes by the same name as the film’s terrifying villain. Mister Babadook, a blood-red children’s pop-up imagined by the film’s writer and director Jennifer Kent and brought to life by illustrator Alexander Juhasz, a New Jersey native (those dang Jersey boys), inContinue reading “Tome of the Week: Mister Babadook (Mister Babadook) – 2014 | New 5th Edition Wondrous Item”

Monster of the Week: Mister Babadook (The Babadook) – 2014 | New 5th Edition Monster

“You can bring me the boy.“Written and directed by Jennifer Kent, the 2014 Australian psychological horror The Babadook serves up a tense introspective look into how one woman deals with grief and its traumatic effects on the relationship with her only son. The film can be viewed through the lens of pure metaphor– as manyContinue reading “Monster of the Week: Mister Babadook (The Babadook) – 2014 | New 5th Edition Monster”