Horror films

Carnival of Souls

Horror movie by Herk Harvey from 1962.

Carnival of Souls

USA, 1962, 78min
Director: Herk Harvey

Candace Hilligoss, Frances Feist, Sidney Berger, Art Ellison, Stan Levitt, Tom McGinnis, Forbes Caldwell, Dan Palmquist, Bill de Jarnette,

To dušičkové mood is not good hard to raid like a hanged man in the hole, rather it should be to her calmly and gracefully slip like a knife into the deceased or the coffin into the furnace. Just such a step offers the audience the opening film dušičkového special Otrlce, today already classic horror film Carnival of souls. The image of a young Mary (Candace Hilligoss), which after a car accident chasing the mysterious stranger with mrtvolnou face, into the history of the genre signed on as an unusual work based on the slow building of a gloomy fantasy atmosphere. Maryna expedition to Utah, where he has become a church organist, gaining unexpectedly ghostly dimensions, as the heroine of the increasingly alienated from their surroundings and vice versa is fatally attracted to the old pavilion, where it originally resided, now long cancelled carnival. The Film, to which refers e.g. the George And. Romero (Night of the living dead [1968]) or David Lynch (eraserhead [1977]), was created as an independent production, which at the time of its inception are reflected in only a few theaters. Then he fell into oblivion and the light of began to slowly trudge up in the eighties, when only gradually gained a well-deserved reputation as an extraordinary work.
Budget: $30,000
Genre: Horror Thriller

Imdb.com CZ film trailer

Rating by horrory.cz: 66 %
Rating by imdb.com: 72 %

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