Ghosts & The Others

This is a reprint of an article I wrote in 2010. Hope you enjoy it! Post Mortem Photography: Sentimental Keepsake or Creepy Reminder? How many of us have rifled through shoeboxes and envelopes of dusty old family photos? Imagine coming across a lavish scene of your ancestors decked out in their Sunday best, only to realize upon scrutiny that in the photo they are, in fact, deceased. Such a discovery is made in Alejandro Amenábar’s The Others, and it becomes a major plot point that carries the story through to its electrifying ending. About The Others[...]