Another week, another shipment of fine cinema old and new movies coming your way. Let’s take a look at a few of the titles shall we?
For the first time ever the classic Addams Family movies from the early 90s hit Blu Ray together in this loving set. Growing up on these films never gets old.
Vengeance drives a tough Detroit cop to stay on the trail of a power hungry auto magnate who’s systematically eliminating his competition. Craig R. Baxley (1988)
Turkey season is on it’s way and this beauty will help the holiday. Seminal Slasher classic where Todd is institutionalised for a murder his twin committed. 10 years later, on Thanksgiving, Todd escapes and a killing spree begins in his neighbourhood. John Grissmer (1987)
Director Abel Ferrara’s chilling retelling of the classic horror sci-fi story where alien pod people are replacing humans on a remote U.S. military base in Alabama. Abel Ferrara (1993)
Charlie Sheen narrates, as cast and crew share their personal experiences making the Academy Award winning film, Platoon. This non-union, low budget, independent film was cast almost exclusively with young, unknown actors making their first film. Together they share their first hand accounts of the grueling boot camp, Oliver Stone’s “unique” directing style, and the brutal filming conditions that together forged their eternal brotherhood.
Legendary Bruce Campbell and Ossie Davis star as elderly Elvis and geriatric JFK, who end up in the same old age home, but the two must join forces to battle an ancient Egyptian Mummy and save the souls of their fellow residents. Don Coscarelli (2002)
When a gas station is held at gunpoint by a desperate man in need of cash, a lonely and unstable gas station attendant, tired of being overshadowed by her more outgoing co-worker, finds an opportunity to make a connection with the robber. Mike Gan (2019)
Morgan, a troubled, drug-addled teen, must deal with her crazy grandma and a psycho caller when her father leaves her home alone. As the calls keep coming in, a paranoid Morgan is forced to face some of her worst fears and inner demons when she believes everyone she knows is either plotting against her – or trying to kill her.
Cursed demonic circus clowns set out on a vengeful massacre using tornadoes. A stripper, Elvis impersonator, truck driver, teen runaway, and a dude get caught in the supernatural battle between femme fatal and the boss clown from hell.
Tommy takes up temporary housing in a New York City neighborhood plagued by a violent gang called the Souls. Tommy is waiting for his next assignment as a seaman, and though he tries to avoid the gang and his neighbors, it does not work. Soon he is battling the Souls and not only changing their attitudes, but the attitudes of his previously intimidated neighbors as well.
Katie Holmes features in this sci-fi thriller where the new kid in town stumbles across something sinister about the town’s method of transforming its unruly teens into upstanding citizens. David Nutter (1998)
Tobe Hooper’s campy TCM follow-up starring Neville Brand, Mel Ferrer, Robert Englund & Roberta Collins. 1977.
High school is hard as it is but when a young man discovers he’s Satan he finds things get a whole lot worse… especially when two hot female angels want to take him down. Frank LaLoggia, 1981.
A gritty Italian adaptation of the legendary founders of Rome, Romulus and Remus. Alessandro Borghi, Alessio Lapice, Fabrizio Rongione, 2019.
An American gymnast travels to a foreign country to compete in a deadly game not won by anyone other than a native in more than 900 years!
On a post-apocalyptic Earth, an angel descends to help the survivors. Carl Colpaert (1988)
Remake Alert! Vietnam War veteran Jacob Singer struggles to maintain his sanity. Plagued by hallucinations and flashbacks, Singer rapidly falls apart as the world and people around him morph and twist into disturbing images. David M. Rosenthal (2019)
A four-time World Martial Arts Champion. Chase is hired to save Nobel Prize winning chemist, Dr. Horatio Kane, from the hands of a demented billionaire named Marduk and his martial arts army. Ivan Hall (1981)
Things go badly for a hack director and film crew shooting a low budget zombie movie in an abandoned WWII Japanese facility, when they are attacked by real zombies.
Six campers jaunt off to North Point, where they’re promptly stalked and killed by a ghoulish man who ultimately is just looking for a little love. Edwin Brown (1983)
Larry Cohen’s fun cult film about a giant flying lizard named after an Aztec god which is committing bizarre killings in New York City. Michael Moriarty, Candy Clark, David Carradine, 1982.
A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of the end of the war.
A group of teenagers at a party find themselves being stalked by a maniacal killer in a Santa Claus costume. Jennifer Runyon, Forrest Swanson, Linda Gentile, David Hess, 1980.
Basic plot is simple… A popular movie scream queen is abducted by her biggest fan. Nuff Said.
Starring Anjelica Huston. A young boy stumbles onto a witch convention and must stop them, even after he has been turned into a mouse. Nicolas Roeg (1990)
So come on down later in the week. Buy a movie. Rent a movie. Sit on your couch and hit play on your remote for some cinematic gold or utter shite. Either way a movie night is the best night. Cheers!