Battle Royale

Jan 12, 2012 No Comments

February 24 and 25 at midnight. Directed by Kinji Fukasaku. Starring Tatsuya Fujiwara, Aki Maeda. Battle Royale is a 2000 Japanese thriller film based on the novel of the same name. It was written byKenta Fukasaku and stars Takeshi Kitano. The film aroused international controversy. In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of ninth-grade students and forces them to kill each other under […]

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RoboCop (1987)

Jan 06, 2012 No Comments

January 27 & 28 at midnight. Directed by Paul Verhoeven. Starring Peter Weller, Nancy Allen, Dan O’Herlihy. In a dystopic & crime ridden Detroit, a terminally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg with submerged memories haunting him.  

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Pink Floyd: The Wall

Apr 04, 2011 No Comments

Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30 at midnight. The movie tells the story of rock singer “Pink” who is sitting in his hotel room in Los Angeles, burnt out from the music business and only able to perform on stage with the help of drugs. Based on the 1979 double album “The Wall” by […]

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Xanadu (1980)

Nov 16, 2010 No Comments

Screens Friday 11/19 and 11/20 at midnight. Xanadu is a 1980 American musical/romance filmdirected by Robert Greenwald. The title of the film is a reference to the poem “Kubla Khan, or, A Vision in a Dream: A Fragment” by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, which is quoted in the film. Xanadu is the name of the Chinese province where Khan establishes his […]

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Dead Alive

Oct 29, 2010 No Comments

Midnight, October 29 and 30. Lionel, a Mama’s boy has the unwanted honor of having to look after his overbearingly evil mother. He ends up falling in love with a local woman who believes that they’re destined together. In a moment of intentional sabotage of one of their dates, his mother is bitten by a […]

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The Breakfast Club (1985)

Sep 24, 2010 No Comments

Midnight September 24 and 25 at Circle Cinema. A 1985 American teen drama written and directed by John Hughes. The storyline follows five teenagers (each a member of a different high school clique) as they spend a Saturday in detention together and come to realize that they are all deeper than their respective stereotypes. The film has become a cult […]

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