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Split Lip is an anthology of short horror comics written by Sam Costello and drawn by artists from around the world. All stories are self-contained, so you can start reading anywhere. Fans of Twilight Zone and weird fiction will enjoy these stories, but beware—keeping the lights on can’t keep you safe from dangerous ideas.

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What I’ve Been Watching: Los Angeles Plays Itself

written by Sam on Thursday, August 27, 2015
This isn’t the gay porn movie from which the film takes its title, but rather the recent documentary about filmic portrayals of Los Angeles. Fans of Mike Davis will love this, as will those interested in cultural studies and Los Angeles/Hollywood history. The overall argument was fairly solidly constructed, if a little arch (is it… View Article

What I’ve Been Watching: Creep

written by Sam on Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Everyone is over found footage except me. The conventional wisdom seems to be that it’s a gimmick whose time has come and is now long gone. Groans attend every new found footage release. But I don’t buy it. It’s just another technique and, when used in the service of a good movie, can make the… View Article

What I’ve Been Watching: It Follows

written by Sam on Thursday, August 20, 2015
When I saw It Follows in its theatrical run earlier in the year, my reaction to it was mild. With all the hype around it promising one of the scariest movies in years, I was disappointed to find that the scares were relatively mild for this mostly atmospheric movie. I found a lot of interesting… View Article

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