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Scooby-Doo and the Curse of La Llorona

Posted in Blog, Blog post, Carl Jung, Cinema Symbolism, Film with tags , , , , , , , , , , on September 5, 2021 by robertwsullivaniv

When Anna Tate-Garcia (Linda Cardellini) comes home from work in The Curse of La Llorona (left, 2019), her daughter is watching Scooby-Doo on TV. Cardellini played Velma Dinkley (right) in Scooby-Doo (2002) and Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (2004), evoking the Hermetic art of memory as all these movies involve ghosts and supernatural happenings.

The Conjuring 2 pays homage to Kubrick’s The Shining

Posted in Cinema Symbolism, Horror Movies, Stanley Kubrick, Supernatural, The Occult with tags , , , , , , , on July 21, 2021 by robertwsullivaniv

Right down to the wallpaper….

The Conjuring 2 (left, 2016) pays tribute to Kubrick’s The Shining (right, 1980).