Films & Music
The Last Man on Earth (1964)
When a disease turns all of humanity into the living dead, the last man on earth becomes a reluctant vampire hunter.
Directors: Ubaldo Ragona (as Ubaldo B. Ragona), Sidney Salkow
Writers: Richard Matheson (screenplay) (as Logan Swanson), William F. Leicester (screenplay)
Stars: Vincent Price, Franca Bettoia, Emma Danieli
Vincent Price recites four Edgar Allen Poe stories: The Tell-Tale Heart, The Sphinx, The Cask of Amontillado, and The Pit and the Pendulum.
Director: Kenneth Johnson (as Ken Johnson)
Writers: Edgar Allan Poe (stories), David Welch (television adaptation)
Star: Vincent Price
The Little Norse Prince (1968)
A boy with a mythical sword wants to protect a Norse village from an evil ice wizard and his minions, who destroyed his family's village. However, the villagers don't fully trust him and a mysterious girl with a dark secret befriends him.
Director: Isao Takahata
Writer: Kazuo Fukazawa (screenplay)
Stars: Mikijirô Hira, Etsuko Ichihara, Eijirô Tôno
"If You Find This World Bad, You Should See Some of the Others" was delivered as a speech by Philip K. Dick at the second Festival International de la Science-Fiction de Metz, France, in September 1977 .
A deadly entity from space crashes near a small town and starts to consume anyone in its path. Panic ensues, as shady government scientists try to contain the horrific creature.
Director: Chuck Russell
Writers: Theodore Simonson (earlier screenplay), Kay Linaker (earlier screenplay) (as Kate Phillips)
Stars: Shawnee Smith, Kevin Dillon, Donovan Leitch Jr.
Wonderful Days (original title) 2142: Pollution and climate change wiped out most of Earth's population. Ecoban city is built to withstand this. Suppression results in revolt. A childhood couple find each other as adults on opposing sides.
Director: Moon-saeng Kim
Writers: Michael Keyes, Moon-saeng Kim
Stars: Andrew Ableson, Cathy Cavadini, Joon-ho Chung
An immortal Scottish swordsman must confront the last of his immortal opponent, a murderously brutal barbarian who lusts for the fabled "Prize".
Director: Russell Mulcahy
Writers: Gregory Widen (story), Gregory Widen (screenplay)
Stars: Christopher Lambert, Sean Connery, Clancy Brown
Beginning at a 30-year reunion for members of a military nuclear bomb unit, flashbacks are presented that follow the attempts of Major Jesse Marcel to discover the truth about strange debris found on a local rancher's field in July of 1947. Told by his superiors that what he has found is nothing more than a downed weather balloon, Marcel maintains his military duty until the weight of the truth, however out of this world it may be, forces him to piece together what really occurred. Adapted from real-life events portrayed in the book _UFO Crash at Roswell_ by Kevin Randle and Donald Schmitt.
Director: Jeremy Kagan
Writers: Kevin D. Randle (book), Donald R. Schmitt (book)
Stars: Kyle MacLachlan, Martin Sheen, Dwight Yoakam
The Z Project was intended to give the new generation a break from caring for the old. The original intention was to create a machine to care for them without any intervention. At first glance, it looked like an excellent plan, and many of the younger generation approved of its application..
Director: Hiroyuki Kitakubo
Writer: Katsuhiro Ôtomo (as Katsuhiro Ohtomo)
Stars: Chisa Yokoyama, Toni Barry, Shinji Ogawa
Snake Plissken is once again called in by the United States government to recover a potential doomsday device from Los Angeles, now an autonomous island where undesirables are deported.
Director: John Carpenter
Writers: John Carpenter (characters), Nick Castle (characters)
Stars: Kurt Russell, Steve Buscemi, Stacy Keach
Gogs - The Complete Collection + Gogwana (1994)
Grungy, in-your-face claymation comedy about a family of cavemen in prehistorical times, as they struggle to survive in a dangerous world, armed only with their wits - or half of them, anyway. The characters are seen involved in awkward, uncomfortable or plain stupid activities. Grandpa's solution to everything is to hit it on the head with his club; Mother has no idea how to look after her baby; and they all indulge in bodily functions in public. Watch them as they fight dinosaurs, discover fire and lose it again immediately, and, of course, hit each other on the head with clubs.
A 19th century French aristocrat, notorious for his scathing memoirs about life in Russia, travels through the Russian State Hermitage Museum and encounters historical figures from the last 200+ years.
Director: Aleksandr Sokurov
Writers: Boris Khaimsky (dialogue), Anatoli Nikiforov
Stars: Sergey Dreyden, Mariya Kuznetsova, Leonid Mozgovoy
When an ancient underground civilization (the Mu Empire) and their snake-like guardian plots to reclaim the surface world, those of the surface fights back.
Director: Ishirô Honda
Writers: Shin'ichi Sekizawa (screenplay), Shunrô Oshikawa (novel)
Stars: Tadao Takashima, Yôko Fujiyama, Yû Fujiki
The discovery of a severed human ear found in a field leads a young man on an investigation related to a beautiful, mysterious nightclub singer and a group of psychopathic criminals who have kidnapped her child.
Director: David Lynch
Writer: David Lynch (screenplay)
Stars: Isabella Rossellini, Kyle MacLachlan, Dennis Hopper
The poignant songs of church-goers, miners, and farmers of eastern Kentucky express the joys and sorrows of life among the rural poor. This classic and universally praised documentary evocatively illustrates how music and religion help Appalachians maintain their dignity and traditions in the face of change and hardship.
The film features the noted Appalachian banjo picker Roscoe Holcomb and places him firmly in the context of the land and the people with whom he spent his life.
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