March 2, 2014
8pm - IN THE MOUTH OF MADNESS - (1995, USA) A best-selling author’s newest novel is literally driving readers insane. When the author inexplicably vanishes, a special investigator hired to track him down crosses the barrier between fact and fiction and enters a terrifying world from which there is no escape. Directed by horror legend John Carpenter.
10pm - SCREAM - (1996, USA) After a series of mysterious deaths befalls their small town, an offbeat group of friends led by Sidney Prescott (Campbell) become the target of a masked killer in this smash-hit “clever thriller” that launched the Scream franchise and breathed new life into the horror genre.
Midnight - HOSTEL PT. III - (2011, USA) High stakes gambling takes on a sinister new meaning in this third chapter of the terrifying Hostel series. While attending a bachelor party in Las Vegas, four friends are enticed by two sexy escorts to join them at a private party way off the Strip. Once there, they are horrified to find themselves the subjects of a perverse game of torture, where members of the Elite Hunting Club are hosting the most sadistic show in town.
St.Patrick’s Day on the way so we will reserve the next two weeks for some Irish horror. We will begin this week at 8pm with a trip on …………………………SHROOMS - (2007, Ireland) Keen for adventure, a group of American teenagers come to Ireland, having been promised the ‘trip’ of a lifetime by their Irish friend, Jake, a mushroom expert. But the vacation takes a horrible turn when the teenagers ignore Jake’s warnings and ingest the local shrooms. Before long, the panicked friends are stalked by ghostly creatures. Are these hallucinations - or gruesome reality?
10pm - GRABBERS - (2012, Ireland, UK) On Erin Island, an idyllic fishing village off the coast of Ireland, charming inebriate Ciaran O Shea (Richard Coyle, Pusher) is tasked with showing straight-laced police officer Lisa Nolan (Ruth Bradley, Primeval, In Her Skin) her new beat. Not that there s much to police, as most of the community s troubles are caused by O Shea himself. But strange doings are afoot: the crew of a fishing boat disappears, whales start appearing dead on the shore, and a local lobsterman catches a mysterious tentacled creature in his trap. Soon it becomes clear to O Shea and Nolan that there s something unnatural out there, and that it s hungry. So it s time to rally the villagers, arm the troops…and head to the pub.
Midnight - DEAD MEAT - (2004, Ireland) Hell on Earth is unleashed when a mutated strain of mad cow disease infects the countryside turning people into ravenous fleash eating zombies. Caught amid the cahos is Helena (Marian Araujo), a young Spanish tourist and Desmond (David Muyllaert), the local grave digger. Together this unlikely duo must fight for survivla or become the main course in a zombie feast.