Shocktober Day #9: The “Burning” Horror Of “The Wicker Man!”

Day 9 of #shocktober #31daysofhalloween

johnrieber

Wicker Man Burning Man

Meet The Fiery Horror Of “The Wicker Man!”

As The Beatles once said: “number nine, number nine, number nine…”

On this 9th day of Shocktober 2016, let’s celebrate the Halloween season with a horrific story of sacrifice – “Wicker Man” style!

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“Do sit down, Sergeant. Shocks are so much better absorbed with the knees bent.”

great cult movies


The Wicker Man!

One of the most unique horror films of the 1970’s came from England, where acclaimed Writer Anthony Shaffer unveiled the story of a young girl’s disappearance, and one Detective’s efforts to find her…

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“FLESH TO TOUCH! FLESH TO BURN! DON’T KEEP THE WICKER MAN WAITING!”

There are times when words simply cannot describe the “power of strange” – this cult classic is simply one of the strangest films ever made – and spawned possibly the worst remake of all time!

First, here is the trailer for the original:

Police Sergeant Howie, played…

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2 replies

  1. As I said last year, John, I do love this film for its quirkiness and British feel. But it has never frightened me, to be frank. I watched it again recently on TV, and found it never loses its appeal.
    Best wishes, Pete.

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