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What did Steven Soderbergh watch on Halloween in 2021?

As a movie buff --ahem-- "cinefile," I look forward every year to director Steven Soderbergh's "Seen, Read," blog post , a meticulously curated list of all the media he consumed that year, by date.  My first stop, always, is what he watched on October 31st, Halloween...

Halloween Spotted: "The Storyteller" by Dave Grohl

In Dave Grohl’s autobiography “The Storyteller” there are Halloween mentions on pages 158 (Nirvana's Seattle show) & 262 (mentioned as part of really creepy ghost story).   A fantastic read, overall.   https:// amzn.to/3FdafZl (Affiliate link. I might get a small commission.)

"Halloween" poem by Robert Burns

  I was tooling around THIS website: OldBookIllustrations.com and found this etching from ~1896 entitled "Halloween"from The Poetry of Robert Burns, Vol. 1 .  This, of course, moved me to seek out the poem that it accompanies, and I found that HERE.