Carnival of Souls Reviews

October 30, 2020
With boldly imaginative effects that defy the scant budget, Harvey leaps out from the company of Ed Wood and George Romero to join that of Michelangelo Antonioni as a poet of post-industrial alienation.
September 21, 2007
It retains an atmosphere of melancholic, surreal dread.
September 21, 2007
Occasionally a feature film emerges from the midwest, although this is the first ever out of Lawrence, Kans, where a group of commercial film pros veered off into a try at producing theatrical entertainment.
September 21, 2007
There isn't very much here to sustain interest.
June 24, 2006
The mesmerising power of the carnival and dance-hall sequences far outweighs the corniness of the awkward intimate scenes.
January 1, 2000
Carnival of Souls works well enough as chill-up-the-spine cinema.
January 1, 2000
It depends on crisp black-and-white photography, atmosphere and surprisingly effective acting.