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Day of the Dead Festival

I grew up in suburban community north of Dallas, right down the street from the college town of Denton, TX. Denton is a pretty unique town, it has been compared to a "mini Austin" by many, as it is said…

Review of the Day of the dead

Day of the dead is a Mexican holiday celebrated through out Mexico in particular cantral and south regions. Day of the dead is celebrated October 31 - November 2. This ritual dates back 3,000 years ago and is still evolving.…

The Day of the Dead in Mexico

Imagine having a brightly colored ( Especially marigold) altar called an Ofrenda, with pictures of your departed loved ones and a hat, article of clothing or a loved shawl that dead relative loved. And at the exact same time, it…

Celebrating October 31st – Day of the Dead

One day every year, children all over the United states people go to random strangers houses and knock on their doors and ask for candy by saying: "Trick or Treat"! We call this Halloween. Have you ever wondered how other…

Mexico’s Day of the Dead

The Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday that starts on October 31st and ends on November 2nd. I have not personally experienced this cultural event but, I have a friend who is Mexican and travels to Mexico every…

Halloween Cinematic Eye Contact

That almost personal confrontation is especially evident in John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978). Drawing heavily upon the conventions of the genre, Carpenter created what seems to be, despite its dark, threatening surface, one of the most lucid of horror films, a…

Halloween Event Review

The report entails a review of Mickey's Halloween party event that I attended recently. This was the first time that I attended this special event. It was interesting that one could enter the parks even some hours before the beginning…

Halloween and Horrors

Horror has always been a fascinating genre. One of the many reasons people are fascinated with horror films is because it leaves them with feelings of excitement, terror and thrilled. Audience of horror films are often John Carpenter is an…

Halloween and carving pumpkins

Halloween is one of the scariest days of the year. To some people, Halloween is all about carving pumpkins and cute costumes. Halloween is my favorite holiday because of the scary decorations, fearful haunted houses, and the delicious candies. One…

About Halloween in the world

Halloween has been taken in by other countries around the world but they have different ways for celebrating it. This holiday has its moment in Mexico, complete with costumes dealing with death or disaster and fun- size candy, the main…