Films

 

Grabbers

  • Thursday 28th Feb 8.00pm: GRABBERS (18+) * The Sundance smash hit from Ireland has arrived! The Guard meets Tremors! A brilliantly fun film.

    • Ireland
    • 2012
    • 84 MIN
    • DIR: Joe Wright

    “It’s ALIEN by way of THE GUARD… Slick, smart and deliciously irreverent” – IRISH EXAMINER

    The Sundance smash hit has arrived! What do you do when blood-sucking aliens invade your hometown? Kick arse! What do you do if they’re allergic to alcohol? Get pissed, then kick arse! Only the Irish could dream up such a scenario. GRABBERS is 84 minutes of drunken shenanigans that will have you, literally, running to the bar! Drink up OR DIE!

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THALE

  • Friday 1st March 8.00pm: THALE (AUST. PREMIERE) (18+) A Norwegian cabin in the woods thriller – haunting, hilarious, violent and wholly beautiful.

    • Norway
    • 2012
    • 76 MIN
    • DIR: Aleksander Nordaas

    Based on Norwegian folklore, Thale takes its cue from a mythical creature called a huldra, female in appearance in all respects, with the addition of a long tail.

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Manborg

  • Saturday 2nd March 8.00pm: MANBORG plus FATHERS DAY (18+) Cyborgs battling Nazi vampires in a homage to 80’s VHS schlock plus a bloody hilarious over-the-top comedy!

    • Canada
    • 2012
    • 60 MIN
    • DIR: Steve Kostanski

    “Part homage, part satire and all dorky love letter to cheap direct-to- VHS epics of the 80’s”– FANGORIACyborgs battling Nazi vampires — what more do we need to say? MANBORG is a loving ode to VHS. Imagine a 80s era arcade game having sex with a front loader VCR! Okay, now imagine their offspring …meet MANBORG! It’s one of the most spectacularly trashy joyrides you are ever likely to encounter. Sit back, adjust the tracking and LIVE!

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Fathers Day

  • Saturday 2nd March 8.00pm: MANBORG plus FATHERS DAY (18+) Cyborgs battling Nazi vampires in a homage to 80’s VHS schlock plus a bloody hilarious over-the-top comedy!

    • Canada
    • 2012
    • 99 MIN
    • DIR: Astron 6

    FATHER’S DAY is over the top, tasteless, senseless, and completely hilarious… this is a level of depravity rarely achieved in cinema.” – AIN’T IT COOL NEWS

    The Astron 6 mayhem continues with this tale of a daddy-defiler by the name of Chris Fuchman and his nemesis, a one-eyed vigilante named Ahab, who had his own male parent snuffed by the Father’s Day Killer. A hit at festivals across the globe, FATHER’S DAY is pure grindhouse madness and is brilliant on every level! See it on the big screen with an audience. And remember… Lock up your Fathers!

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MUIRHOUSE

  • Sunday 3rd March 8.00pm: MUIRHOUSE Director Tanzeal Rahim will be doing an Intro and Q & A (18+) A haunted house chiller – creepy to the core.

    • Australia
    • 2012
    • 75 MIN
    • DIR: Tanzeal Rahim

    “A real haunted location with real paranormal activity. You will really believe in the beyond by the time the MUIRHOUSE end credits roll.” – FANGORIA

    You want big thrills and chills? You’ll get em’ with MUIRHOUSE! The freaky tale of an author working on a routine publicity stunt in ‘Australia’s most haunted house’ when things go horribly wrong! Awarded the Roger Corman Award for ‘Best Foreign Feature’ at the Fright Night Film Festival, MUIRHOUSE is creepy to the core, what’s more, it’s based on true events — Awesome!

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DEAR GOD NO

  • Monday 4th March  8.00pm: DEAR GOD NO (18+) A bloody and brutal biker film – not to be missed!

    • U.S.A
    • 2013
    • 81 MIN
    • DIR: James Bickert

    A throw back to days of drive-in cinema grindhouse, James Bickert’s biker film DEAR GOD NO! is a homage to all things wanton, bloody and brutal.

    After their bloody tri-state rape and murder spree is put down by a rival club, motorcycle gang The Impalers disappear into the Georgia mountains, seeking refuge in a secluded cabin. But what first seems like a great place to lay low quickly turns into a living nightmare of depravity and violence. A young innocent girl being held captive may hold the key to the twisted secrets locked in the basement and the killing machine feasting on human flesh in the forest outside.
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AMERICAN MARY

  • Tues 5th March  8.00pm: AMERICAN MARY (18+) The surreal, blood soaked, award-winning classic is back!

    • Canada
    • 2012
    • 81 MIN
    • DIR: Jen & Sylvia Soska

    Already the Soska Twins are the most interesting sibling movie collaborators since the Coen Brothers” – SCREEN DAILY

    DEAD HOOKER IN A TRUNK launched the directorial careers of identical twins Jen and Sylvia Soska, AMERICAN MARY now establishes them as an international horror force. A surreal, blood soaked rape revenge flick with a body modification twist. Imagine Cronenberg, Lynch and Meir ‘I SPIT ON YOUR GRAVE’ Zarchi raising a child — that’s AMERICAN MARY.

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THE ABCs of DEATH

  • Wed 6th March 8.00pm: THE ABCs of DEATH (18+) * 26 of the hottest horror directors murder the alphabet

    • USA/New Zealand
    • 2012
    • 110 MIN
    • DIR: Various

    “A stunning roll call of some of the most exciting names in horror across the world” – FANGORIA

    There ain’t no do-re-mi in this ABC — this one will slice and dice you in twenty-six unspeakable ways. Twenty-six of the hottest horror directors on the planet take a letter in the alphabet and use it as the inspiration for a twisted tale of death! Direct from the Toronto International Film Festival, THE ABCs is pure Halloween insanity for the sick at heart – an alphabet soup with unmentionable and unexplainable gristly bits! B is for Bring It On!

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