https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQVs0xC_1N4 There seems to be a mild fascination between Hollywood, the occult and Central Park West. Wonder what that's about? The Central Park West settings in classics suchs as Ghostbusters and Rosemary's Baby are briefly reviewed in this short piece from Vanity Fair. via VF
Ghostbusters II will probably go down as the greatest film ever whose main antagonist was a painting. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E_-I_kiIa6g The painting was of "Vigo the Carpathian," as portrayed by legendary German wrestler/boxer/pimp and actor Wilhem von Homburg (0ther than his role of Vigo, American audiences will remember Wilhelm as one of the terrorists who take over Nakatomi Plaza in the original Die Hard). But of course it is Max von Sydow's voice that you hear when Vigo speaks in the film. Much to Wilhelm's dismay his performance had been dubbed over (he reportedly stormed out of a cast and crew screening...