[PASSNOTES] ‘WHISTLE AND I’LL COME TO YOU’, A STORY OF “SOLITUDE AND TERROR”

December 14th, 2013

Whistle and I’ll come to You (1968) Dir. Jonathan Miller – Dec 14th at Narrow Water Castle Who’s in it? Michael Horden What’s it about? First adapted for BBC art show Omnibus in 1968 from a ghost story originally published in 1904 by M.R. James (recently re-visited in 2010 with John Hurt in the lead […]

[PASSNOTES] ‘NIGHT OF THE DEMON’ EXAMINES THE SUPERNATURAL IN LIGHT OF THE SCIENTIFIC

November 22nd, 2013

Night of the Demon (1957) Dir. Jacques Tourneur – 24th Nov at Ballywalter Park Who’s in it? Dana Andrews, Peggy Cummins, Niall MacGinnis What’s it about? Jacques Tourneur’s pioneering 1957 film Night of the Demon (aka Curse of the Demon) mixes the supernatural with the scientific as an American Psychologist visiting Britain (Andrews) attempts to […]



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