HORRORSUNDAYZ
HORRORSUNDAYZ —- SEPTEMBER 2014

September 7, 2014

Cannibals

8pm - PARENTS - (1989, USA) In this bizarre and very black comedy set in 1950s suburbia, Michael Laemle comes to suspect that his conventional parents have a little secret which they have kept from him.

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10pm - DYING BREED - (2008, Australia) On their quest to find a rare tiger, four hikers venture deep into isolated territory of Tasmania and into the small township of “Sarah”. Nestled within the impenetrable forests of Western Tasmania, “Sarah” was the hideout of the infamous cannibal nicknamed “The Pieman” in the 1800s. The township lives on passionately upholding its heritage in honour of the convict patriarch that gave birth to it. It needs to stay hidden to survive…but it also needs fresh “stock” to breed.

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Midnight - CANNIBAL FEROX - (1981, Italy) Three friends out to disprove cannibalism meet two men on the run who tortured and enslaved a cannibal tribe to find emeralds, and now the tribe is out for revenge.

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September 14, 2014

8pm - THE POSSESSION OF MICHAEL KING - (2014, USA) The Possession of Michael King is a 2014 American found footage horror film and the directorial debut of David Jung, who also wrote the film’s script. The film had its world premiere on August 14, 2014 in Singapore and had a limited theatrical release in the United States on August 22.  An atheist determined to disprove the existence of the supernatural is consumed by a horrifying evil force that will not release him.

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10pm - SLITHER - (2006, USA) A small town is taken over by an alien plague, turning residents into zombies and all forms of mutant monsters.

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Midnight - CURTAINS - (1983, Canada) A group of women gather for a weekend casting call at the secluded mansion of director Jonathan Stryker (Vernon). He’s searching for the perfect woman to play the role of the crazed character Audra, and these women are just dying for the chance to play her! Stryker’s last star, Samantha Sherwood(Eggar), is so determined to get the part, she committed herself to an asylum to prepare for the role.  Who will survive the final curtain call?

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September 21, 2014

8pm - PRINCE OF DARKNESS - (1987, USA) The terrifying battle between humankind and ultimate evil. A group of graduate students and scientists uncover an ancient canister in an abandoned church, but when they open the container, they inadvertently unleash a strange liquid and an evil force on all humanity. As the liquid turns their co-workers into zombies, the remaining members realize they have released the most unspeakable of horrors, Satan himself, thus paving the way for the return of his father.

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10pm - THEY LIVE - (1988, USA) Aliens are systematically gaining control of the earth by masquerading as humans and lulling the public into submission.

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Midnight - IN THE MOUTH OF MADNESS - (1995, USA) Imagine a novel so tremendously horrifying that it paralyzes its audience with fear. When the author disappears, an investigator hired to find writer discovers far more than imagined!

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September 28, 2014

8pm - THE SERPENT AND THE RAINBOW - (1988, USA) A terrifying story of one man’s nightmarish journey into the eerie and deadly world of voodoo.  The Serpent and the Rainbow is a 1988 horror film directed by Wes Craven and starring Bill Pullman. The script by Richard Maxwell and Adam Rodman is loosely based on the non-fiction book of the same name by ethnobotanist Wade Davis, wherein Davis recounted his experiences in Haiti investigating the story of Clairvius Narcisse, who was allegedly poisoned, buried alive, and revived with a herbal brew which produced what was called a zombie.

10pm - ANGEL HEART - (USA, U.K., Can) Harry Angel has a new case, to find a man called Johnny Favourite. Except things aren’t quite that simple, and Johnny doesn’t want to be found. Let’s just say that, amongst the period detail and beautiful scenery, it all gets really, really nasty. Angel Heart is a 1987 American horror mystery film written and directed by Alan Parker, and starring Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, and Lisa Bonet. The film, adapted from the novel Falling Angel by William Hjortsberg.

Midnight - TRILOGY OF TERROR - (1975, USA) egendary producer / director Dan Curtis (DARK SHADOWS, THE NIGHT STALKER) teams up with writers Richard Matheson (I AM LEGEND, THE TWILIGHT ZONE) and William F. Nolan (LOGAN’S RUN, BURNT OFFERINGS) to present three tales of horrific suspense in this made-for-television anthology that also showcases the tremendous acting talent of Karen Black (FIVE EASY PIECES, THE DAY OF THE LOCUST), who plays no less than four distinct roles. In “Julie,” an aggressive college student seduces and ultimately blackmails his seemingly shy English professor. In “Millicent and Therese,” two polar-opposite sisters become increasingly hell-bent on the undoing of one another. And in “Amelia,” a woman falls prey to a murderous Zuni fetish doll.