Category: Cult Movie Essentials

Cult Movie Essentials: Pi (1998)

Written and directed by a debuting Darren Aronofsky,  Pi follows Max Cohen (Sean Gullette) an unemployed man who lives in a shabby Chinatown apartment in New York City. Max is a number theorist who believes that everything in nature can be understood through numbers. He is capable of doing simple arithmetic calculations […]

Lord Shango (1975)

“Sacrifice your soul to Shango in the blood ritual of life and death!” Jenny (Marlene Clark) is a small-town single mother to teen Billie (Avis McCarther). Yearning for another child, Jenny heeds the advice of her shifty boyfriend, Memphis (Wally Taylor), who suggests she let the local preacher baptize her. […]