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  • The Thing (1982)

    Starring: Kurt Russell, Wilford Brimley, T.K. Carter, David Clennon, Keith David & Richard Dysart Directed by: John Carpenter Synopsis: Horror master John Carpenter delivers a masterful suspense. In the winter of 1982, a twelve-man research team at a remote Antarctic research station discovers an alien buried in the snow...
  • The Mean Season (1985)

    Starring: Kurt Russell, Mariel Hemingway, Richard Jordan & Andy Garcia Directed by: Phillip Borsos Synopsis: Mean Season- When inclement conditions with unpredictable and severe storms pummel the coastal areas , the pattern of weather that occurs in Florida during the late summer months. Nearing burn out, the career of Miami...
  • Pit Stop (1969)

    Starring:  Brian Donlevy, Beverly Washburn, Richard Davalos, Ellen Burstyn, Sid Haig & George Washburn. Directed by: Jack Hill Synopsis: Richard Davalos stars as Rick Bowman, a street punk who winds up in jail after a street race goes wrong.  Bailed out by race promoter Grant Willard, Davalos is put...
  • Retaliation (1968)

    Starring: Jo Shishido, Hideaki Nitani, Meiko Kaji & Akira Kobayashi Directed by: Yasuharu Hasebe Synopsis: A tale of gang warfare that features a raft of the period’s most iconic stars, Akira Kobayashi is a yakuza lieutenant who emerges from jail to find his gang dispersed and his aging boss in his...
  • Massacre Gun (1967)

    Starring: Jo Shishido, Tatsuya Fuji, Ryoji Hayama & Takashi Kanda Directed by: Yasuhara Hasebe Synopsis: Shishido stars as Kuroda, a mob hitman who turns on his employers after being forced to execute his lover.  Joining forces with his similarly wronged brothers, hot-headed Eiji and aspiring boxer Saburo, the trio escalate their...
  • Movie Night: High and Low

    Check out my movie night discussion on Akira Kurosawa’s ‘High and Low’. Starring: Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai and Kyoko Kagawa Directed by: Akira Kurosawa Release date: November 26, 1963 Production release: Toho Company...