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More one shots! I DO love these little bite-size pieces of the comic world. . .
HELLBOY: DOUBLE FEATURE OF EVIL (Dark Horse)
This one shot presents two stories. . .A haunted house that forces the occupants to bring it victims and a man who calls on the wrong God in an Egyptian museum. . .with a framing device of them being movies shown to an audience of the dead in an abandoned movie theater.
Both stories are brilliantly illustrated by one of the true masters of horror comics, Richard Corben, and the art is worth the price of admission (heh) alone.
Likewise, both of the stories are well written by Mike Mignola, but the first is more enjoyable. The second story only fills a few pages and feels very rushed, but it's not bad at all. . .just very short.
Overall, this is a fantastic collaboration between two comic legends and is quality work from cover to cover. Very well done.
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