October 24th to 27th
Thursday October 24th
The Barge People
Set on the canals amid the glorious British countryside, two sisters and their boyfriends head off for a relaxing weekend away on a barge, unaware of the flesh-eating fish mutants lurking in the water, ready and waiting to feed.
Horny Christians versus a sex demon from Hell. What could go wrong?
When five teen employees at the local movie theater in a small Christian town discover a mysterious old film hidden in it’s basement, they unleash an alluring succubus who gives them a sex education…written in blood.
Friday October 25th
Restored and remastered version with a tribute to Sid Haig before the film!
The credits dub this “the maddest story ever told”, a promise that’s well on the way to being fulfilled in the opening scene alone, when Virginia traps and kills a hapless deliveryman in her makeshift web.
Premiere of locally shot Tucson horror film, with a Q&A from filmmaker and cast. A stoner struggles to decipher if she is being stalked or merely the brunt of a series of unfortunate events – beginning with the death of one the dogs she is sitting to cover her weed and rent costs.
**HORROR/ SEX / COMEDY SHOT ON 16MM KODAK MOTION PICTURE FILM*
TENNESSEE GOTHIC is a feature-length motion picture Written for the Screen & Directed by JEFF WEDDING. Adapted from the short story AMERICAN GOTHIC by horror master, Ray Russell (SARDONICUS, X: THE MAN WITH THE X-RAY EYES, INCUBUS).
Saturday October 26th
REMASTERED AND RESTORED VERSION OF THIS MASTERPIECE HORROR FILM
The greatest horror film of all! A long time ago in middle Europe, a decrepit, forbidding castle stood. Casting an ominous shadow over the townspeople who dare not look upon it, the unholy dwelling is home to one Count Orlok (Max Schreck), an undead night creature with a taste for human blood.
Faye, a former actress that lost her vision due to a botched laser eye surgery, struggles to put her life back together while living alone in her dream house in the Hollywood Hills. Supported by her friend Sophia, she starts opening up to Luke, a personal trainer who is mute and can only communicate through his cell phone.
Saturday October 26th at 6:15pm
TALKING WITH MOVIE EFFECTS ARTIST MAX CERVANTES
A one time only event! Max Cervantes was the movie effects artist for BeetleJuice, Star Trek, Masters of the Universe, Batman Forever and many more! He will discuss his career, and run clips of his work. He will answer questions on movie effects, film-making, and how he got his start in Hollywood.
This is FREE to the public.
Saturday October 26th at 8:00pm
Free screening – Sponsored by Tucson Comic-Con.
The Cult Classic horror comedy! A group of high school students are invited to a mysterious wax museum that has recently graced its presence in their small suburban town. Upon their arrival, they take note of the disturbing wax displays. Some even take a closer look and get more than they bargained for. I guess it is a good thing it was at least free to get in! Then again, losing your life would be a valuable price to pay for witnessing art.
Sunday October 27th
The House That Dripped Blood
Restored and remastered version of this cult classic film. A Scotland Yard inspector’s search for a missing film star leads him to a haunted house. The house sets the framework for four separate tales of terror written by the author of Psycho, Robert Bloch, and starring horror icons Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee and Ingrid Pitt.
The Artwork of The Zodiac Killer
A True Crime Horror Documentary.
Failed film producer (Jethro) dreams of one good story and stumbles upon a man (Dr. D’Antonio) who claims to have solved the Zodiac murder cases by discovering the Zodiacs artwork. The Artwork identifies the Zodiac Killer.
Horror Shorts: It’s Alive!
Restored and remastered version of this cult classic film with some surprises before the film. On a cold Halloween night in 1963, six year old Michael Myers brutally murdered his 17-year-old sister, Judith. He was sentenced and locked away for 15 years. But on October 30, 1978, while being transferred for a court date, a 21-year-old Michael Myers steals a car and escapes Smith’s Grove. He returns to his quiet hometown of Haddonfield, Illinois, where he looks for his next victims.