As the days and weeks keep on rolling and the world tries to get a little more normal one baby step at a time the videostore is as well. Hopefully by month’s end I will be cool with letting some of you fine folks back in the shop but until then I’m happy to meet you outside as the weather gets better. Anyways, a few titles come back in the shop this week and hopefully soon the flood gates of cinema will eplode back into the shop when shipping borders loosen up again. Either way…here are some flicks coming in.
Machine gun wielding mimes, robots, blood thirsty sharks, free loving debauchery and poignant anti-war monologues by raving mad hippies, all this and more! Amos Sefer, 1972.
After a family moves into the Heelshire Mansion, their young son soon makes friends with a life-like doll called Brahms.
Back In Stock! Based on Clive Barker’s horror legend The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a sceptical grad student researching the monster’s myth. Bernard Rose (1992)
Duke, a carousel unicorn, hates his job. He has to let kids climb on his back and ride him for hours every day. But one kid has finally pushed him too far. Duke breaks free of his carnival hell and embarks on a bloody rampage of revenge on humanity.
Back In Stock! Horror titans George A. Romero and Stephen King deliver yet another fiendish selection of blood-curdling tales in Creepshow 2 – now newly remastered in 2K! Michael Gornick (1987)
Six complete strangers with widely varying personalities are involuntarily placed in an endless maze containing deadly traps.
A young programmer whose job is to watch over the reality-warping Cube defies orders to rescue an innocent mother trapped in one of its rooms.
A young woman is committed to a psychiatric hospital and claims her newborn was stolen by a secret society to harvest its supernatural blood.
Hong Kong wall-to-wall action from Johnnie To follows the underworld in 1998 Macau as its Portuguese owners turn the colony over to Chinese rule. Anthony Wong, Roy Cheung, 2007.
A tale of the bungling of Armageddon features an angel, a demon, an eleven-year-old Antichrist, and a doom-saying witch.
Starring Daniel Radcliffe. A guy relies on his newly-acquired gladiator skills to save his ex-girlfriend from kidnappers. Jason Lei Howden (2019)
Back In Stock! Finnish comedy, Turo (25) is trying to overcome his fears by leading the most unknown heavy metal band in Finland, Impaled Rektum, to the hottest metal festival of Norway. Juuso Laatio (2018)
Comedic take on the oft filmed story of a great white hunter / adventurer. Richard Chamberlain, Sharon Stone, Herbert Lom, John Rhys-Davies, J. Lee Thompson, 1985
Harry Dean Stanton stars as Lucky, a 90 years old who is spiritually lost. Seeking meaning beyond his desert hometown in his final days, he sets out on a journey of self-discovery that proves both sobering and satisfying. John Carroll Lynch (2017)
STEELCASE! Starring Nicolas Cage. The enchanted lives of a couple in a secluded forest are brutally shattered by a nightmarish hippie cult and their demon-biker henchmen, propelling a man into a spiraling, surreal rampage of vengeance. Panos Cosmatos (2018)
Maniac cop returns from the dead once more to seek revenge, destroying everthing in his path! Robert Davi, Robert Z’Dar, Caitlin Dulany, William Lustig, 1993.
Rare shot on video found footage horror film inspired by the then popular alien abduction stories. Tommy Giavocchini, Patrick Kelley, Shirly McCalla, Dean Alioto, 1989.
Ten teenagers party at an abandoned funeral parlor on Halloween night. When an evil force awakens, demonic spirits keep them from leaving and turn their gathering into a living Hell. Kevin Tenney (1988)
A comedy writer struggles to overcome his addiction to heroin.
A rebellious teenager & her sister get sent to a finishing school in Greece where they have to cope with cliques and the sleazy head master who makes secret pornographic videos of the girls. Patricia Arquette, Dimitri Logothetis, 1987
A documentary on Steven Spielberg, filmmaker. Includes interviews with relatives, film critics, peers and people who have worked with him.
Back In Stock! Documentary. The emotional story of Kane Hodder who survived a harrowing childhood and near-death accident to become one of films biggest and most beloved horror icons. Derek Dennis Herbert (2017)
Back On BLU RAY! Over-the-top gorefest from the people who brought the world Suicide Club and Machine Girl. Yoshihiro Nishimura, 2008.
Back in Stock! Sam, a disenchanted young man, finds a mysterious woman swimming in his apartment’s pool one night. The next morning, she disappears. Sam sets off across LA to find her, and along the way he uncovers a conspiracy far more bizarre.
After his boss is murdered, Nelson is on the run for fear of prosecution. He hides out in a small town to avoid the police, which should be easy because they know he didn’t do it and they aren’t looking for him. David Steinberg (1997)
And there we have it guys. The cinema that comes in this week to the shop to go right along with the thousands of other ones that lie in the underground bunker known as The Lobby. Hopefully one or two of these have caught your eye. Either way till next week be safe, stay healthy, and we’ll see you soon. Cheers!