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The Terror Test: Test Prep #17

February 15, 2018 by

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Portrait of the Artist as a Glum Man Contains Eraserhead (1977) spoilers. What was Wild at Heart about David? “Well, it’s about one hour and forty-five minutes.”         ~An interview with Toby Keeler, recounting a conversation with Lynch “Believe it or not, Eraserhead is my most spiritual film.” Why? Elaborate on that, […]

The Terror Test: Test Prep #16

January 31, 2018 by

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Destroy Your Sight With a New Gorgon: “Don’t Look Now” and Macbeth Contains “Don’t Look Now” (story and film) and Macbeth spoilers. “Do you fear/ things that sound so fair?”                         ~ The Tragedy of Macbeth, William Shakespeare “Just chance, a flick of a […]

The Terror Test: Test Prep #15

January 17, 2018 by

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Carveth vs. Carveth Contains The Brood (1979) and Frankenstein (1818) spoilers. “I think the reason why Mommy left… was because for a long time… I kept trying to make her be a certain kind of person. A certain kind of wife that I thought she was supposed to be. And she just wasn’t like that. […]

The Battle Begins

September 15, 2013 by

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It feels like it happened a million years ago, but it’s been a few years since my Mother told me her sad news on July 12, 2011. It was a Thursday evening when she called me from her cellphone while I was on my way home from work. When I heard the news, I broke […]