This week on Someone Else’s Movie, we shift from conspiracy thrillers to a proper horror movie: The Changeling. You know it, it’s the one that consists mostly of George C. Scott, an old Canadian mansion and a very intimidating wheelchair.
Writer-director Michael Melski is a very big fan of Peter Medak’s 1980 chiller — so much so that he tucked at least one direct reference into his new horror movie The Child Remains, which opens in Toronto this Friday — and it was a lot of fun unpacking the connections and resonances over the course of the conversation.
And now you can have the same fun! Subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts, Google Play or Stitcher, or download it straight from the web. And however you listen, keep one eye peeled for a rubber ball. That thing comes out of nowhere, I tell you.