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R.I.P. Richard Matheson 1926 – 2013

Author Richard Matheson, one of the most influential genre fiction writers has died at the age of 87. Along with his innovative work on I Am Legend, he also penned What Dreams May Come, A Stir of Echoes and The Shrinking Man, all eventually saw their way to the big screen. Not only that but

Movie Review – Steven Spielberg’s Duel (TV 1971)

Also Known As: Belâ Director: Steven Spielberg Writers: Richard Matheson (screenplay), Richard Matheson (short story) Stars: Dennis Weaver, Eddie Firestone and Gene Dynarski Storyline: While traveling through the desert for an appointment with a client, the businessman David Mann from California passes a slow and old tanker truck. The psychotic truck driver feels offended and