Charles Hoffman

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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Arts
Location Los Angeles, California
Introduction I'm a Pittsburgh native, late of New York City and Los Angeles. I'm a writer who has been having my work published since I was 19. I am a recognized authority on fantasy author Robert E. Howard, and am including some of my essays on Howard in this blog. I'm getting back into writing fiction in a big way, and created this blog to promote my new novel, Twilight's Last Gleaming.
Interests Popular culture, literature, film, pulp fiction, art, architecture, history, martial arts, Goth / fetish subculture.
Favorite Movies The Deer Hunter, Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, The Last Valley, Godfather I & II, The Wild Bunch, The Searchers, Excalibur, Blade Runner, Carnival of Souls, Night of the Living Dead, Universal horror films, Hammer horror films, Monster and sci-fi from the 50s, Sergio Leone westerns, Mario Bava films
Favorite Music Siouxsie and the Banshees, Devo, The Who, The Motels, Mephisto Walz, Switchblade Symphony, Martin Denny, Early 80s New Wave, Goth, lounge, Film scores, Bernard Herrmann, Ennio Morricone
Favorite Books Robert E. Howard, H. P. Lovecraft, Raymond Chandler, Jack London, James Ellroy, James Clavell.

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