Posted by Dirck on 2 September, 2016
I suddenly realize that I missed Lovecraft’s birthday this year. YIKE! Today’s film is a back-tracking based on that realization, but I’ll mention that if you haven’t read the story upon which it is based, you probably won’t get as much joy from watching as if you had. Go ahead and read it– it’s one of the least racism-inclusive stories of his, and is probably also the least stilted, told as a conversation over drinks rather than a fevered diary entry set down by someone who has only ever read Poe.
Read it? Good! Time for the film: