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The Strange World of Coffin Joe

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But he fails to impress the irredeemable Coffin Joe. Marins was born in São Paulo in Brazil on Friday 13th 1936, at a farm in the Vila Mariana, to Antônio and Carmem Marins. Here is a to an interview with Marins originally published in Psychotronic magazine. He also performed an onstage 'blessing' for the band during their Barulho Contra Fome Noise Against Hunger concert which was the first gig of the Against tour in 1998. When Marins was three, his father ran a local cinema, and the family lived in a flat above the theater.

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documents: Coffin Joe

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However, tragic circumstances prevented them from being wed; Sara's parents died and Josefel was sent to war. After an extended, lurid curtain raiser in which a woman in bobby socks provokes a group of stoned men into group debauchery, the film's plot for lack of a more refined term begins as the renowned Dr. The adult José made his earliest efforts in Cinemascope, the first being a western, banned by priests in many cities for being too rude, as it showed a distant shot of nude women bathing in a waterfall. In 1987 Marins released the semi- documentary film Demônios e Maravilhas , in which he appears as himself re-enacting moments from his life, both good and bad. Cast: George Michel Serkeis, Iris Bruzzi, Arnaldo Brasil, Ana Maria, Pontes Santos, Antonia Siqueira, Guilermina Martins, Wilson dos Santos, Bettyr Dorffer, Luis Carlos Vianna.

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Coffin Joe: The Strange World of José Mojica Marins (2001)

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Marins released Encarnação do Demônio in 2008, in which Coffin Joe returns after 40 years in a prison mental ward and immediately proceeds to exploit, terrorize, and kill in order to find the perfect woman to bear his child. This is an excellent documentary. Encouraged by the popular reception of At Midnight, Marins pulls out all the stops for his second foray into horror territory. Zé is better known in the anglophone world as 'Coffin Joe'. It is against this backdrop that the Zé do Caixão films must be understood. Nice work man, then why not challenging Santa Claus, or the monster under your bed? The real treat here is a ten-minute interview with Marins in which he discusses the making of the film, pointing out various locales which had to be altered and explaining how he accomplished that memorable shimmering shot of a spectre offering Coffin Joe a light in a graveyard.

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Coffin Joe: The Strange World of José Mojica Marins (2001)

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Elena was a very beautiful woman with long dark hair, a slim figure, and dark skin. Though Marins is known for his extreme, personalized filmmaking which often puts the actors through the kind of humiliations normally reserved for carnival freak shows, At Midnight is surprisingly strong in both the story and atmosphere departments. After auditioning six beauties with his trusty tarantulas and subjecting another young woman to the clutch of a boa constrictor, all with the aid of his new, trusty hunchback assistant, Bruno Nivaldo de Lima , Coffin Joe finally settles on the perfect mate and even wipes out his male competitor with the aid of a heavy rock to the cranium. The first Coffin Joe film, À Meia-Noite Levarei Sua Alma 1963 , is Brazil's first horror film. A group of robbers, overhearing that the doll maker does not keep his money in a bank, proceed to attack the old man in his shop. When the Zé do Caixão films were made, Brazil was a military dictatorship, and thousands of Brazilians were deported, imprisoned, tortured, or murdered, while official censorship led many artists into exile. Here in Brazil he is definitely the Lord of Horror.

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The Strange World of Coffin Joe

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Ze is released from a prison for the criminally insane after several decades of imprisonment and is still obsessed with continuing his blood line by finding the perfect woman to mate with. In 1963, Marins was scheduled to make a film called Generation Curse, examining the activities of disaffected youths. The technical improvements evident in this film extend to the quality of the film element itself. Also, be sure to read the liner notes for an interesting bit of trivia about the film's frenetic closing line. All films explicitly portray truly Sadean scenes of torture, filmed with such a psychopathological sense of delirium that the films can be regarded as outsider art. Thus, the lustful Elena is the mother of the future Antichrist. Marins played the character of Coffin Joe in his other films that, in addition to the basic genre of horror, had elements of exploitation and surrealism such as , and.

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Coffin Joe: The character

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His guests have included , , and. Marins directed and hosted The Show from the Other World Um Show do Outro Mundo on Rede Record de Televisão, again appearing as Coffin Joe. We then meet our antihero, Coffin Joe, the undertaker of a small village who terrorizes the citizens with his self centered, violent behavior. The following scenes reveal that this is the technique by which the doll maker obtains the realistic eyes for his dolls. Coffin Joe is one of the greatest brazilian cinema icons of all time. Femme Fatale Elena is a secondary antagonist in the third Coffin Joe movie,. From 1967 to 1988, Marins hosted the program Além, Muito Além do Além Beyond, Much Beyond the Beyond Fridays on , in character as Coffin Joe, presenting short horror tales written by author and screenwriter.

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Coffin Joe Trilogy, The [3 DVD Set]

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He had one friend at school, Sara, a girl whom he fell in love with and later decided to marry. Once again the disc includes the three Coffin Joe trailers, as well as a fascinating interview in which Marins discusses the sudden celebrity he encountered while making this film, the ordeals suffered voluntarily by his cast members, and much, much more. However, that too is an isolated condition. When it's Awakening of the Beast, a scathing portrait of drugs and decay in modern day Brazil. On returning to Brazil, he met his future wife who made a living travelling around Brazil singing and dancing at various events.

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Elena (Coffin Joe)

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Embodiment of Evil 2008 — The final chapter in the saga of Coffin Joe. He begins to follow her and observe her activities, when, watching her wedding, he sees her murdered. It is these internal contradictions which make the Coffin Joe films a highly intriguing series. Death despite what Shakespeare might say is a singular event, an end point. In these films Coffin Joe is not the central character and generally inhabits an abstract realm such as nightmares, hallucinations, and hell.

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Coffin Joe: The Strange World of José Mojica Marins (2001)

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After redressing her, he places a pair of beautiful new shoes on her feet, shoes that the balloon seller retained after she dropped them while shopping, hoping one day to return them to her. The desolate, shadowy village is photographed in a stylish manner to conceal the limited budget; in fact, some of the nocturnal graveyard sequences recall the similar feats accomplished by Mario Bava in Black Sunday and several of Terence Fisher's earlier Hammer films, not to mention the classic Universal horrors which crop up in numerous little homages. Everything you guys do is great, even the fuck ups. It was a time of deep political crisis, in which the State was at least as cruel and vindictive as the Coffin Joe, but far more hypocritical. It is not, it just ends there! Before either of them could explain, Josefel pulled out his gun and killed them both. On July 18, 1945, Josefel returned to find Sara and the mayor together.

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