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Carnival of Souls

Release Date: September 26, 1962

Run Time: 83 mins

Genre: Horror

Color: Black and White

Country: USA

Director: Herk Harvey

Stars: Candace Hilligoss, Herk Harvey, Frances Feist

 

Synopsis: Carnival of Souls is the story of a young woman who along for the ride when two hot-rodders hold a drag race and are forced off a bridge. plunging into the flooded river below. The sole survivor of the accident, Mary, accepts a job in a new town as a church organist where she is repeatedly troubled by visions of a nearby abandoned carnival and a smiling white-faced man with dark rimmed eyes. One of the most atmospherically eerie works of American horror cinema, the film garnered a signicant cult following years after being released in 1962, and is essential for every horror collection.

 

Format: Pro-Res, 23.98 fps, HD