Archive for December 10, 2009

Bring me the mummified head of George MacReady!

Posted in FILM with tags , , , on December 10, 2009 by dcairns

I know, I know. I’m always saying that. But I mean it this time. Why won’t anybody take me seriously? I could scoop out the soft centre and use it as a lamp! A novelty bird bath! An umbrella stand! If you came to my house you could leave your umbrella literally dripping into George MacReady. My God, it would be beautiful.

At the Auteurs’ Notebook today, I tackle not one, not two but THREE films in my regular Forgotten column. Do you love a mystery? If you don’t, read the article, and all will be explained. If you do, read the article anyway, because that’s what it’s about.