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In which Carla dives deep into the mythology of the Three Mothers, Maters Suspirioum, Mater Tenebrarum, and Mater Lacrymarum of the Dario Argento and Luca Guadgnino horror movies, and explores dance and architecture as spellwork, as well as a tie-in to Disney and the fairy tales of the Grimm Brothers.

Book referenced: Horror! 333 Movies to Scare You to Death by James Harriott and Kim Newman

 

Source for music snippet: Goblin, "Suspiria", Suspiria soundtrack, link; Publication date 1977; Usage Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0

 

Further links from this episode:

My Letterboxd reviews

Brian "Tyrannorabbit"'s Letterboxd reviews

"Suspiria is the masterpiece of Goblin": Fact Magazine interview with Claudio Simonetti

 

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In which Carla furthers explores what it means to be an introvert using horror, My So-Called Life, knitting, lists (always lists), music, and John Carpenter v. Rob Zombie. Also marshmallows under the broiler.

 

Suggested reading: Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking by Susan Cain

 

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Remastered, aka re-edited and recompressed, episode 1:

It's still a "first episode", but it's cleaned up, and the transitions are smoother. Enjoy.

 

In which Carla explains why eccentric doesn’t equal crazy, that horror poetry is a thing, and cupcakes are linked to better mental health. And books. So many books.

Believe only half of what you see, and nothing of what you hear.

–Edgar Allan Poe

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In which Carla starts with Dolores Claiborne and Gerald's Game--Stephen King's planned In the Path of the Eclipse--and explores folktales used to explain solar eclipses. It gets weird.

 

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Music in this episode: Haunted Me

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In which Carla shares stories from seven years of being a Girl Scout: Brownie, Junior, and assistant leader of Cadettes. Welcome to Girl World.

 

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In which Carla makes yet another list...this one about herself.

 

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In which Carla expands a horror movie project that began as a challenge from her best friend: what high-quality horror movies don't have gore?

 

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In which Carla explores all things book-to-movie, including that dorky audio fan letter about this subject she sent to Patton Oswalt, and her unusual behavior in movie theaters as a child (hint: it isn't what you think). Plus: a related top-ten list, because lists are awesome.

Website entry, with more info and vintage video:  Episode 6: Let's Go to the Movies

 

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