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Sunday Cinema: Lovecraft – Fear of the Unknown


Here’s an in-depth documentary on H.P. Lovecraft, featuring John Carpenter, Guillermo Del Toro, Neil Gaiman, Stuart Gordon, Caitlin Kiernan, Peter Straub and more…

H.P. Lovecraft was the forefather of modern horror fiction. What lead an Old World, xenophobic gentleman to create one of literature’s most far-reaching mythologies? What attracts even the minds of the 21st century to these stories of unspeakable abominations and cosmic gods? This release is a chronicle of the life, work, and mind that created these weird tales as told by many of today’s luminaries of dark fantasy including John Carpenter, Guillermo Del Toro, Neil Gaiman, Stuart Gordon, Caitlin Kiernan, and Peter Straub. Extras include 90 minutes of extended interviews, stills galleries of Lovecraftian art, “”Making of the Music”” featurette, trailer, and coming attractions.

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2 Comments on Sunday Cinema: Lovecraft – Fear of the Unknown

  1. Gerry M. Allen // March 31, 2013 at 12:04 pm //

    Surely you meant “What led an Old World…” not “What lead an Old World..”. Or, perhaps it was lead that led him?!

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