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Event Report

I Am With You! Criswell.

Much fun was had at the Hollywood launch of Fact, Fictions, and the Forbidden Predictions of the Amazing Criswell. Not so much at the memorial remembrance.

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Criswell Returns From the Grave!

Ed Canfield talks about the Zodiac Club and the strange time he made brief psychic contact with Criswell, self-proclaimed 20th century Nostradamus.

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Criswell Predicts Climate Change

Read the forbidden predictions of the Amazing Criswell, king of the pop celebrity psychics, noted for his bizarre predictions and Ed Wood films!

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Teresa’s Records

Gangsters seek refuge and lose themselves in Cul-de-sac, a 1966 film by Roman Polanski. But what is on Teresa’s turntable? Mark Goodall dons the headphones.

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When Folk Got Its Funk On

Traditional folk music with a peppermint flavour. David Kerekes reviews Deep In The Woods: pastoral psychedelia & funk folk 1968-1975.

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News and Book Excerpts

Offbeat Bingo

A list of films discussed in the recent Offbeat online panel event, handily crafted so you can mark them off as you listen. Remember, this is just for fun.

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Reviews: Film

Ansco Artworks: Lust for Life

Lust for Life, a 1956 biopic of artist Vincent Van Gogh, was shot on redundant film stock at director Vincente Minnelli’s insistence. Why?

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Power Snatched artwork by L Jamal Walton


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