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Stiffs 2: CARNIVAL OF SOULS and the Value of Properly-Used Bad Acting

By complete coincidence I put in CARNIVAL OF SOULS right after finishing THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER. It’s an interesting experiment in the value of Outsider Art–or, in some cases, Accidental Art. 422 more words

Music for your Abandoned Castle

The pipe organ – what a beautiful and intimidating instrument.

I always thought dramatic, romantic music from a pipe organ was the greatest. Probably since seeing Count von Count as a child watching Sesame Street… 77 more words


Night Tide

(Check out the previous essay in this series on Hot Thrills and Warm Chills,  if you haven’t already that is)

Night Tide is a 1961 independent arthouse thriller set for re-release as a 4K restoration by Nicolas Winding Refn’s upcoming free streaming service byNWR. 1,169 more words


Carnival of Souls

Carnival of Souls. Carnival of Souls. What to say about Carnival of Souls that has not already been said?

A young man, Herk Harvey, went to University for theatre. 1,083 more words


About That Sick Day...

So yesterday I wasn’t feeling well enough to make a real blog post, although a Hot Toddy (or Thelma Todd, as I also call them) made me feel better enough to pound out something.  233 more words


Nelson Carvajal examines "Carnival of Souls" and "Insidious" in his #informedimages video essay series

#InformedImages is a Free Cinema Now series that studies and brings to light influential films and other examples of moving images that informed and inspired certain visuals in later works.


Carnival of Souls - Melissa Marr

Warning: Spoilers

In The City, the carnival hosts a competition every generation to give a chance for every daimon to become part of the ruling elite. 738 more words