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The Cicerones

Directed by Jeremy Dyson
United Kingdom, 2002
Short, Horror


A naïve tourist visits a cathedral to view it’s paintings, only to find that it is a portal to a grotesque and disturbing realm of distorted time and reality.

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The Cicerones Directed by Jeremy Dyson

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  • Adam Whybray's rating of the film The Cicerones

    2.2 stars. Training wheels for 'Ghost Stories'. I can see why Dyson would choose to adapt 'The Cicerones' out of Robert Aickman's works because it is vividly imagistic, has a clear linear narrative and an uncharacteristically climatic ending. However film tends to render allegorical literal and makes what was slyly insinuating when written seem ham-fisted on screen. I did, however, enjoy how ill everybody looked.

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