Clive Barker’s HELLRAISER: 2K Digital Restoration & Bob Clark’s BLACK CHRISTMAS
Clive Barker’s HELLRAISER: 2K Digital Restoration (R, 1987, 94 min)
Splatterflix proudly presents this chilling nightmare featuring the first appearance of the hideous zombie Pinhead, leader of the Cenobites. The film involves the resurrection of Frank (Sean Chapman), who had opened the door to an alternate dimension and had his body torn to pieces by creatures known as Cenobites. Years later, Frank's brother Larry (Andrew Robinson) moves into their late mother's abandoned house with new wife Julia (Clare Higgins). An accident causes some of Larry's blood to spill on the attic floor, which triggers Frank's resurrection. To complete his resurrection, he requires more blood which Julia provides while Kirsty Cotton (Ashley Laurence), Larry's daughter, discovers Frank's puzzlebox which leads her to meet with the Cenobites, led by Pinhead (Doug Bradley).
Bob Clark’s BLACK CHRISTMAS (R, 1974, 98 min)
A decade before directing A Christmas Story, Bob Clark made one of the best horror films of all-time, often-cited as the original slasher film, Barb (Margot Kidder) and Jess (Olivia Hussey) are part of a group of Pi Kappa Sig sorority sisters terrorized during the Christmas break by someone who keeps making threatening and obscene telephone calls. As the body count mounts, the women realize that the killer may be in the house.
Friday, November 22