Thursday, April 30, 2009

What's Behind the Wall?

(No, this time it's not a mummified cat. It's even more bizarre.)

Remember the forgotten tunnel that was discovered underneath Brooklyn? (If not, you really should click here.) Well, there may soon be a movie about it. The film's producer is trying to raise money to complete the project--and to fund an excavation. He hopes to prove that a section of the tunnel still hidden behind a wall, "contains hidden international mysteries about John Wilkes Booth, the assasination of Abraham Lincoln, the missing pages of Booth's diary that list the conspirators involved in Lincoln's death, and a perfectly preserved locomotive from the early 1800's."

Hey--stranger things have happened.

Watch the film's trailer here. And see a CNN interview with the men behind the film here.


Anonymous Anonymous said...

wow. i'd see that movie! ~Chanel~

4:58 PM  
Anonymous dangerous said...

I actually saw a history channel thing about this (the tunnel, not the movie). On the same episode was a bar that had been around during prohibition, and you'd be surprised how much effort they put into hiding their booze. I don't remember what it was called, but its intact and in Manhattan.

5:10 PM  
Anonymous Kiwi said...

Huh, Making a movie... I wish I could make one about the tunnels I dug in my back yard. But I don't have a video camera. Jk.

5:55 PM  
Blogger Reel Dancer said...

hey, guess what I'm having for dinner tonight...omelets!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
my favorite!!!! especially with cheese and ham!!!!

8:05 PM  
Anonymous eternal espionage said...

eeek! so excited!
The claims that they have of all those particular treasures that they believe are back there leads me to ask how they can assume things that specific?

8:43 PM  
Anonymous liltomboyblue said...

Awesome! I just got back from florida, it was cool, but there was tons of drama. Thats why I hate middle school. Oh! After school this summer I'm going to JYC w/ my Dad maybe I can see you Kirsten! XD

1:38 PM  
Blogger Kitty said...

I would love to see it!~ X3

2:35 PM  
Anonymous Kiwi said...

MMMMmmmm, omlets soud good.

5:41 PM  
Blogger Kiki Strike: Inside the Shadow City said...

Lili: Absolutely! Just send me a note!

6:44 PM  
Anonymous Dakota Blue said...

liltomboyblue: this might be dedicated to the opening in your closet.

7:06 PM  
Blogger Yasmin said...

kirsten have you taken a tour of the tunnel?

7:53 PM  
Anonymous sydney said...

that is sew cool! ahhh! that is reealyy amazing!

8:34 PM  
Blogger Irregular Kiki said...

(As Yasmin asked), Ananka have you been in the tunnel?!

3:45 AM  
Blogger Kiki Strike: Inside the Shadow City said...

Yasmin & IR: Not yet, but I will before the summer is over!

10:11 AM  
Anonymous liltomboyblue said...

Dakota blue: that would be exciting ;)

Kirsten: NP! I need to get the details, and you would get to meet my dad!

12:13 PM  

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