Both as a regular filmgoer and as an admirer these past forty-five years of H. P. Lovecraft, I suddenly knew that I was seeing something special.
I am very pleased to share with you this conversation with Julien Jauniaux. When I saw his short “An Eldritch Place” I knew immediately it would strike a resounding chord with the readers of Lovecraft eZine and those lucky enough to have seen it at Portland’s HPLFF.
Are you in the mood for a Lovecraftian-themed movie? Look no further! Here’s a list of Lovecraftian-themed films on Netflix or Amazon Prime, as of today, October 11, 2016.
THE NEW DAUGHTER starring Kevin Costner is a film with strong Lovecraftian themes. Here’s an interview with director Luiso Berdejo, plus “behind the scenes” images.
There has to be a mystery at the root of your story that your protagonist can only attempt to solve at the expense of their sanity, their life, or both.
MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS is an animated web series adapted from the revered H.P. Lovecraft novella AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS. Details at the link!
A contemporary interpretation of the Lovecraft universe, with the New England-set story centered around the discovery of a Necronomicon inside a Victorian house cursed by three body snatching witches; and the main characters depicted as students from the film school at the fictional Miskatonic University.
“At the Mountains of Madness” web series coming this summer, exclusively through The Lovecraft eZine!
Coming this summer: AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS, a 30 episode animated web TV series! Click the link for details.
Watch free! Based on ‘From Beyond’ by H.P. Lovecraft. Written, directed and performed by Chris Lackey (hppodcraft.com) and Greig Johnson.
Watch the film’s teaser at the link! I think they’ve captured the mood of the story perfectly.
The true appeal of “Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated” is its central conceit that the entire world of the Mystery Machine gang is guided by an ancient evil that lurks below the city of Crystal Cove. Throughout the centuries, ever since the founding of the coastal town of Crystal Cove, gangs of mystery solvers have been intentionally formed and guided by the evil entity in order to initiate its own release.
In the uncharted regions of the Antarctic, dark secrets slumber. An ancient horror lies hidden in the bowels of an alien city, and two unlucky explorers race unwittingly towards it. Their scientific minds intrigued, they have no way of knowing the horrors that await deep within the Mountains of Madness.
A man visits his neurotic scientist-friend, who claims to have reached a breakthrough in his otherworldly experiments. Watch at the link!
Free to watch: “History student Sadie transfers to Miskatonic University! How will a gal from Peoria do in a town like Arkham? What are those guys in robes doing out in the middle of winter? Will she keep her sanity or go native? Stay tuned to find out!”