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October 2018 Lineup: "The Spooktacular Cinema 2"

The site is back up and running to deliver scares once more this October with “The Spooktacular Cinema 2.” From a cult favorite for our Criterion of the Month to the scariest movie of all time, it’s going to be one hell of an October. We also have special guests in the form of Daniel White (@steelfirebeast) and film director Nick Romi joining us to rack up some scares.

 

FILM A WEEK EPISODES

 
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OCTOBER 19th, 2018

EP. 105: THE SPOOKTACULAR CINEMA- "THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER”

"Open that door, you spawn of the devil's own strumpet!"

Hosts Serg Beret, Patrick Raissi and returning special guest Daniel White (@steelfirebeast) meet up with corrupt minister-turned serial killer Harry Powell in the critically-acclaimed thriller “The Night of the Hunter.” Listen as they discuss how the film stood out among the rest of 1950’s cinema, Charles Laughton’s one-time direction and what makes Robert Mitchum’s performance stand out.

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OCTOBER 12th, 2018

EP. 104: THE SPOOKTACULAR CINEMA- "CREEPSHOW”

"It's showtime!"

Master of Horror George A. Romero and famed author Stephen King combine forces to create this anthology piece. Serg and Patrick crack open this tribute to EC comics as they dissect this film segment-by-segment, discuss Romero’s legacy in horror and Stephen King’s acting debut!

 
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OCTOBER 5th, 2018

EP. 103: CRITERION OF THE MONTH - THE SPOOKTACULAR CINEMA- "CARNIVAL OF SOULS”

"I don't belong in the world."

Welcome to the Carnival of Souls. Step up right this way! Serg and Patrick enter the mysterious carnival on their way to Utah with Mary as a ghoul seems to be on her trail. Listen as the hosts discuss the cult classic from rampant organ music, its public domain status and what inspiration this low-budget thrill has left.

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SEPTEMBER 28th, 2018

EP. 102: CRITERION OF THE MONTH - "YOJIMBO”

"I know I'm quite a sight, but could you do your staring later?"

Film A Week ends Masters of Cinema month with a true master of the medium: Akira Kurosawa. Serg and Patrick take a look at his classic 1961 film “Yojimbo” for our second dive into Criterion this month. Listen as we discuss Toshiro Mifune, great adaptations and the legacy Kurosawa left behind.