Read on December 27, 2014
Description: Shirley Jackson's The Lottery is a memorable and terrifying masterpiece, fueled by a tension that creeps up on you slowly without any clear indication of why. This is just a townful of people, after all, choosing their numbers for the annual lottery. What's there to be scared of?
Read the short story a few years ago; wonder how they could make a thirty page chiller into a full film
A riff on the pagan summer solstice