Carnies. Circus folk. Nomads, you know. Smell like cabbage. Small hands.
The most recent addition to the sub-sub-genre of cult horror films, creepy carnivals, is the aptly named but short lived HBO series Carnivale. It also falls into the Book of Revelations/end times sub-genre of thriller as well. We try to figure out just where it stands (or where it falls) and discuss the cuh-lassic Disney Satanic carnival flick, Something Wicked This Way Comes, to compare and contrast.