Good Mourning, Nancy Podcast
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It’s time to wake up from your nightmares and listen to Good Mourning, Nancy! Hosted by Gracie & Abbey, long-time friends and horror nerds, this podcast about their favorite scary movies will lift your spirits and give you the strength to join the living for the rest of the day!Read more »
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Ep. 30: FREAKS (1932) - The Zipper
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It's the last episode of season 3! This week Gracie & Abbey talk about the infamous pre-code, Tod Browning film, FREAKS!
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Badley, Linda. Film, Horror, and the Body Fantastic. Greenwood Press, 1995. Questia.com, Tod Browning, Freaks.
Birth. Movies. Death. - The Unseen “Freaks”: https://birthmoviesdeath.com/2014/10/03/the-unseen-freaks
Bitch Flicks: Freaks Sing the Body Eclectic
Browning, Tod, director. Freaks. Metro-Goldwyn-Meyer, 1932
Church, David. “Freakery, Cult Films, and the Problem of Ambivalence.” Journal of Film and Video, vol. 63, no. 1, 2011. Questia.com, Tod Browning, Freaks.
Disability in Tod Browning’s FREAKS:
Freaks Documentary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OPfgrN7ZfCY
“Freaks still has the power to shock” - The Irish Times: https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/film/freaks-tod-browning-s-greatest-film-still-has-the-power-to-shock-1.2249914
Freaks & Old Weird America: https://www.theguardian.com/film/2015/jun/09/tod-browning-freaks-banned
Herzogenrath, Bernd. “Join the United Mutations: Tod Browning's Freaks.” Post Script, vol. 21, no. 3, July 2002. Questia.com, Tod Browning, Freaks.
Horror Film History: Freaks (1932): http://www.horrorfilmhistory.com/index.php?pageID=freaks
In Profile: Tod Browning’s Freaks: http://www.thedoublenegative.co.uk/2015/04/in-profile-tod-brownings-freaks-1932/
King, Stephen. Danse Macabre. Berkley Books, 1981.
LA Times Review: http://articles.latimes.com/1995-10-30/entertainment/ca-62791_1_freaks-movie-browning
Nussbaum, Emily. “The New Abnormal.” The New Yorker, vol. 90, no. 39, 8 Dec. 2014. Questia.com, Tod Browning, Freaks.
Read, Jacinda. "The Cult of Masculinity: From FanBoys to Academic Bad-Boys." Defining Cult Movies: The Cultural Politics of Oppositional Taste. Ed. Mark Jancovich, Antonio Lázaro Reboll, Julian Stringer, and Andy Willis. Manchester: Manchester UP, 2003. 54-70. Print.
Sandahl, Carrie. "Ahhhh Freak Out! Metaphors of Disability and Femaleness In Performance." Theatre Topics 9.1 (1999): 11-30. Print
Skal, David J. The Monster Show: A Cultural History of Horror. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2001.
Wikipedia Article: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FreaksRead more »