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The Carnage Report Episode 40: The Exorcist: Believer

On this episode of the podcast, Julie and Nick talk about demonic possession movie, The Exorcist: Believer, directed by David Gordon Green, now in theaters. In addition to what they think about the film, the pair recommend you go watch William Friedkin’s original and discuss a potential Halloween series from Miramax, along with trailers galore for The Curse, Night Swim, It’s a Wonderful Knife, and more. Plus, Julie and Nick discuss how they first came to see the original The Exorcist.

The Shame List Picture Show S7E8 – CRUISING (1980) feat. Niko Aldrich

On today’s episode of the Shame List Picture Show, Michael is joined by Niko Aldrich. Niko Aldrich is not only a friend of Michael’s but a former guest, and also a skilled editor and filmmaker. Niko joins Michael to discuss William Friedkin’s controversial yet transgressive film CRUISING. A film that was wildly misunderstood back in 1980, CRUISING is being re-evaluated in the last couple of years as one of Friedkin’s most interesting pieces of filmmaking.