Friday, October 30, 2009
The Scariest Halloween Ever
You've read about it, you've heard snippets, but have you actually ever heard the entire original Orson Welles' created broadcast of "War of the Worlds" that drove the country crazy? The people behind the upcoming Richard Linklater flick, Me and Orson Welles, are airing it tonight on the 71st anniversary. Find it here. Note: the new film is based on a book by my friend Robert Kapilow. I caught a screening at the recent Woodstock Film Festival and it's very good.
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