Carnival of Souls (1962)

She Escaped Death. Now It Wants Her Back!
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  • RT Rating 85%
  • IMDB Rating 7.2

Critic Reviews:

If you look up Sleeper or Cult in any good movie dictionary, you’ll find this week’s subject of discussion. Yes, I have for your bemusement a 1962 chiller that many film fans often mention as one of their own personal discoveries, and an inspiration to generations of low-budget film-makers, Carnival Of Souls (1962).


Dancing Mormon ghosts, dodgy distributors and a barely-there budget couldn't stop Herk Harvey from crafting a creepy modern classic.


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