In this terrifying original novella, Bram Stoker Awardawinning author Elizabeth Massie provides a chilling prequel to the forthcoming horror movie Playback, starring Christian Slater, Alessandra Torresani, and Toby Hemingway, in which a group of high-school students accidentally awakens an evil that possesses its victims through video. But the dark curse dates back to turn-of-the-century New York, and begins with a grudge surrounding the birth of film itself. While fooling around with the movie camera invented by his murdered grandfather, a rich young playboy is overcome with bloodlustaand sets out to kill one of historyas most beloved figures. In Playback: Light and Shadow, heads snap and cameras roll, giving a whole new meaning to the term aslasher film.a BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Daryl Gregory's Raising Stony Mayhall.CHAPTER ONE 1968 Easterly, Iowa t was a wonder she saw the dead girl at all. The first winter storm ... The wind buffeted the Ford Falcon station wagon and threw snow across her headlights, making a screen of white static. She sang aI Willanbsp;...
|Title||:||Playback: Light and Shadow (Short Story)|
|Publisher||:||Ballantine Books - 2011-07-25|