Classic and Vintage Films

Brain Dead (1990)
R | 1h 25min | Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi | 19 January 1990 (USA)
Director: Adam Simon
Writers: Charles Beaumont (screenplay), Adam Simon (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
Stars: Bill Pullman, Bill Paxton, Bud Cort

Dr. Rex Martin is a leading neurosurgeon specializing in the cerebral misfunctions that cause mental illnesses, whose expertise is called up by an old school chum, Jim Reston, who is now part of the mega-corporation Eunice. Reston needs Dr. Martin's help in extracting crucial data from the mind of John Halsey, once a top mathematician at Eunice, now a paranoid at the local asylum. Can Dr. Martin help both Halsey and his friend, or is he getting caught up in a corporate nightmare from which he may never escape? Written by EllenRipley112

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Bad Ronald (1974)
Unrated | 1h 14min | Drama, Horror, Thriller | TV Movie 23 October 1974
Director: Buzz Kulik
Writers: Andrew Peter Marin (teleplay by), John Holbrook Vance (based on a novel by)
Stars: Scott Jacoby, Pippa Scott, John Larch

A shy teenager accidentally kills a mocking peer's equally mocking younger sibling, and his mother helps him hide in a spare room in their house. Problems arise when the mother goes for an operation and dies, and the house is sold to a new family, with the teen still living inside. Written by Kyle Palkowski

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I, Madman (1989)
R | 1h 29min | Fantasy, Horror, Thriller | 7 April 1989 (USA)
Director: Tibor Takács (as Tibor Takacs)
Writer: David Chaskin
Stars: Jenny Wright, Clayton Rohner, Randall William Cook

Virginia works at a used book store. She's really into horror novels and discovers a really good book. It's called "I, Madman" and it's about an insane doctor who cuts off people's noses, ears, and hair and puts them on his face to please a girl he likes. Only Virginia discovers that the book is nonfiction, and every time she picks up the book to read it, she sees him. The insane doctor from the book has escaped the book into our reality. Written by Jason Mechalek

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The Creeping Terror (1964)
Not Rated | 1h 17min | Horror, Sci-Fi | TV Movie 1964
Director: Vic Savage (as A.J. Nelson)
Writer: Robert Silliphant (story)
Stars: Vic Savage, Shannon O'Neil, William Thourlby
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A creature that looks like a cross between a Chinese dragon puppet and the Pope sucks up people into its maw. A sheriff, his wife, and a "handsome" scientist battle it to the end, with a sub plot about the evils of bachelorhood. Written by Jonah Falcon <[email protected]>;
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Mission Stardust (1967)
G | 1h 35min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | November 1968 (USA)
Director: Primo Zeglio
Writers: Kurt Vogelmann (screenplay) (as K.H. Vogelmann), Sergio Donati (screenplay)
Stars: Lang Jeffries, Essy Persson, Luis Dávila

This film is based on the popular pulp novel series Perry Rhodan. The story begins with the spacecraft Stardust being launched from Earth to explore the moon in an attempt to discover new deposits of a new element, much more powerful than Uranium or any other source of energy ever discovered. The plot takes a split approach with the Stardust being taken over by a mysterious force, causing it to land on the Dark side of the Moon, and out of contact with Earth. Meanwhile on earth, an organized crime boss has planted an agent amongst the crew of the Stardust to attempt to take the energy source somehow, if it is found. Soon Perry Rhodan and his crew discover an alien starship which has had to make an emergency landing on the Moon due to technical problems. The ship is commanded by the Alien Crest and the beautiful captain Thora. They are informed that Crest, one of the last great scientists of their dying civilization is very ill.The Stardust's Doctor is asked to examine Crest and he ... Written by Rich Sensale

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The Adventures of Buckaroo Banzai Across the 8th Dimension (1984)
PG | 1h 43min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance | 10 August 1984 (USA)
Director: W.D. Richter
Writer: Earl Mac Rauch
Stars: Peter Weller, John Lithgow, Ellen Barkin

Brain surgeon, rock musician, adventurer Buckaroo Banzai is a modern renaissance man and has made scientific history. Shifting the Oscillation Overthruster into warp speed, he's the first man to travel to the eighth dimension - and come back sane. But when his sworn enemy, the demented Dr. Emilio Lizardo, devises a plot to steal the device and bring an evil army back to destroy Earth, Buckaroo goes cranium to cranium with the madman in a battle that could spell doom for the universe. With the help of his uniquely qualified team, the Hong Kong Cavaliers, Buckaroo is ready to save the world on a moment's notice. Written by MGM/UA Home Video

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Flash Gordon (1936)
Approved | 4h 5min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 6 April 1936 (USA)
Directors: Frederick Stephani, Ray Taylor (uncredited)
Writers: Alex Raymond (based on the comic strip by), Frederick Stephani (screenplay)
Stars: Buster Crabbe, Jean Rogers, Charles Middleton

A rogue planet is 'rushing madly toward the earth.' Impending doom creates worldwide pandemonium. But maverick scientist Dr. Zarkov hopes to stay disaster by travelling to the new planet in his experimental rocket. Two chance-met strangers, athletic Flash Gordon and damsel in distress Dale Arden, go with him. Arrived, the trio find Mongo to be a planet of wonders, warring factions, and deadly perils, its orbit controlled by Emperor Ming who has his own sinister plans for earth. Can our heroes, armed only with science and sex appeal, stop him? Written by Rod Crawford <[email protected]>;

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The Green Hornet (1940)
Approved | 4h 18min | Adventure, Crime, Drama | 9 January 1940 (USA)
Directors: Ford Beebe, Ray Taylor
Writers: George H. Plympton (screenplay) (as Geo. H. Plympton), Basil Dickey (screenplay)
Stars: Gordon Jones, Wade Boteler, Keye Luke

Faced with rising crime and increased racketeering activity, intrepid newspaper editor Britt Reid becomes the crime fighter the Green Hornet. Donning a disguise, the Hornet and his brilliant Korean inventor/sidekick Kato fight an infamous racket that's menacing their city. Written by Jeremy Lunt <[email protected]>;
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Brainstorm (1983)
PG | 1h 46min | Sci-Fi, Thriller | 30 September 1983 (USA)
Director: Douglas Trumbull
Writers: Bruce Joel Rubin (story), Robert Stitzel (screenplay)
Stars: Christopher Walken, Natalie Wood, Louise Fletcher

Brilliant researchers Lillian Reynolds and Michael Brace have developed a system of recording and playing back actual experiences of people. Once the capability of tapping into "higher brain functions" is added in, and you can literally jump into someone else's head and play back recordings of what he or she was thinking, feeling, seeing, etc., at the time of the recording, the applications for the project quickly spiral out of control. While Michael Brace uses the system to become close again to Karen Brace, his estranged wife who also works on the project, others start abusing it for intense sexual experiences and other logical but morally questionable purposes. The government tries to kick Michael and Lillian off the project once the vast military potential of the technology is discovered. It soon becomes obvious that the government is interested in more than just missile guidance systems. The lab starts producing mind torture recordings and other psychosis inducing material. When ... Written by Eric van bezooijen <[email protected]>;

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Flash Gordon (1980)
PG | 1h 51min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi | 5 December 1980 (USA)
Director: Mike Hodges
Writers: Lorenzo Semple Jr. (screenplay), Michael Allin (adaptation)
Stars: Sam J. Jones, Melody Anderson, Max von Sydow

Flash Gordon is an American football hero who is skyjacked aboard Dr. Hans Zarkov's rocketship along with his beautiful girlfriend Dale Arden. The threesome are drawn into the influence of the planet Mongo, ruled by Emperor Ming the Merciless. The evil Ming has been testing Earth with unnatural disasters, and deeming our world a threat to his rule. He also intends to take Dale as his concubine, attempts to execute Flash and intends to destroy Earth. Flash must avoid the amorous attentions of Ming's daughter, and unite the warring kingdoms of Mongo to rescue Dale and save our world. Written by David Thiel <[email protected]>;

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The War of the Worlds (1953)
G | 1h 25min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller | 26 August 1953 (USA)
Director: Byron Haskin
Writers: H.G. Wells (novel), Barré Lyndon (screenplay)
Stars: Gene Barry, Ann Robinson, Les Tremayne

H.G. Wells' classic novel is brought to life in this tale of alien invasion. The residents of a small town in California are excited when a flaming meteor lands in the hills. Their joy is tempered somewhat when they discover that it has passengers who are not very friendly. Written by KC Hunt <[email protected]>;

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The Pink Panther (1963)
Not Rated | 1h 55min | Comedy, Crime, Romance | 20 March 1964 (USA)
Director: Blake Edwards
Writers: Maurice Richlin (screenplay), Blake Edwards (screenplay)
Stars: David Niven, Peter Sellers, Robert Wagner

The trademark of The Phantom, a renowned jewel thief, is a glove left at the scene of the crime. Inspector Clouseau, an expert on The Phantom's exploits, feels sure that he knows where The Phantom will strike next and leaves Paris for Switzerland, where the famous Lugashi jewel 'The Pink Panther' is going to be. However, he does not know who The Phantom really is, or for that matter who anyone else really is... Written by Graeme Roy <[email protected]>;

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Beyond the Darkness (1979)
Buio Omega (original title)
Unrated | 1h 34min | Horror | 1 June 1984 (USA)
Director: Joe D'Amato
Writers: Ottavio Fabbri (screenplay), Giacomo Guerrini (story)
Stars: Kieran Canter, Cinzia Monreale, Franca Stoppi

A young rich orphan loses his fiancée to voodoo doll mischief on the part of his housekeeper who is jealous of his attentions. He digs his girlfriend up, cleans her out, stuffs her, and puts her in bed at the mansion. Following this, he tries out and disposes of a series of young maidens, trying to find the right replacement for her, and the disapproving housekeeper helps him with the disposals. Written by Ed Sutton <[email protected]>;

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The Omen (1976)
R | 1h 51min | Horror | 25 June 1976 (USA)
Director: Richard Donner
Writer: David Seltzer
Stars: Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, Harvey Stephens

Robert and Katherine Thorn seem to have it all. They are happily married and he is the US Ambassador to Great Britain, but they want nothing more than to have children. When Katharine has a stillborn child, Robert is approached by a priest at the hospital who suggests that they take a healthy newborn whose mother has just died in childbirth. Without telling his wife he agrees. After relocating to London, strange events - and the ominous warnings of a priest - lead him to believe that the child he took from that Italian hospital is evil incarnate. Written by garykmcd

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The Ghost of Slumber Mountain (1918)
Not Rated | 16min | Animation , Short , Fantasy | 17 November 1918 (USA)
Director: Willis H. O'Brien (uncredited)
Stars: Alan V. Day, Chauncey A. Day, Herbert M. Dawley

A mountain climber has a dream in which he meets the ghost of an old hermit hose magic telescope lets him look back into prehistoric times including such dinosaurs as a brontosaurus and a diatryma as well as a death struggle between a triceratops and a T-rex. Written by [email protected]
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Cocoon (1985)
PG-13 | 1h 57min | Comedy , Drama , Sci-Fi | 21 June 1985 (USA)
Director: Ron Howard
Writers: Tom Benedek (screenplay), David Saperstein (story)
Stars: Don Ameche, Wilford Brimley, Hume Cronyn

A group of aliens return to earth to retrieve cocoons containing the people they'd left behind from an earlier trip. These cocoons had been resting at the bottom of the ocean. Once retrieved, they stored these recovered cocoons in the swimming pool of a house they'd rented in a small Florida town. Their mission is hampered by a number of elderly people from a nearby retirement community who had been secretly using the pool, and who discover unusual powers from within these cocoons. Written by Sami Al-Taher <[email protected]>;

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Madhouse (1981)
There Was a Little Girl (original title)
Not Rated | 1h 32min | Horror | 4 March 1981 (Italy)
Director: Ovidio G. Assonitis (as Oliver Hellman)
Writers: Ovidio G. Assonitis (as Oliver Hellman), Stephen Blakely | 2 more credits »
Stars: Patricia Mickey, Michael MacRae, Dennis Robertson

Julia, a teacher in a school for the deaf, has a hideously deformed and deranged twin sister that resides in the local looney bin. She escapes to gate-crash a surprise birthday party for Julia. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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Dark Star (1974)
G | 1h 23min | Comedy , Sci-Fi | 9 February 1974
Director: John Carpenter
Writers: John Carpenter (original story and screenplay), Dan O'Bannon (original story and screenplay)
Stars: Dan O'Bannon, Dre Pahich, Brian Narelle

Low-budget story of four astronauts in deep space, whose mission is to destroy unstable planets in star systems which are to be colonised. The late Commander Powell is stored in deep freeze, where he is still able to offer advice. As their mission nears completion, they must cope with a runaway alien which resembles a beach-ball, faulty computer systems, and a "smart bomb" who thinks it is God. Written by Alexander Lum <[email protected]>;

Ski School (1990)
R | 1h 35min | Comedy | 11 January 1991 (USA)
Director: Damian Lee
Writer: David Mitchell
Stars: Dean Cameron, Tom Bresnahan, Patrick Labyorteaux

Rival ski instructors at a prestigious mountain school compete to save their jobs. The infamous "Section Eight", a popular group of skiing partiers are up against some rich stiffs whose only thought is beating their arch rivals in the annual spring pageant. Written by Wallace Entertainment
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THX 1138 (1971)
R | 1h 26min | Drama , Sci-Fi , Thriller | 11 March 1971 (USA)
Director: George Lucas
Writers: George Lucas (story by), George Lucas (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »
Stars: Robert Duvall, Donald Pleasence, Don Pedro Colley

It's sometime in the future in a state controlled society, where conformity and homogeneity are the rule. What is also the rule is that the populace follows the wants of the faceless state without question. How this is achieved is through a mandatory drug regimen, which also suppresses human desire, with sexual intercourse and human relationships banned. The law of the state is policed by a force of robocops. The physical environment is totally within a manufactured enclosure, what being outside of this unknown. THX 1138 is a loyal subject, he who goes about his business as a skilled factory working building robocops. And even when he begins to have strange feelings, he does what is obliged by going to the state run confessional, which further brainwashes through its reinforced mantra of happiness, loyalty and understanding. THX 1138 is given a glimpse into the other side through his computer matched and thus appointed female roommate, LUH 3417, and her surveillance colleague SEN 5241... Written by Huggo

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Grand Theft Auto (1977)
PG | 1h 24min | Action , Comedy , Crime | 16 June 1977 (USA)
Director: Ron Howard
Writers: Rance Howard, Ron Howard
Stars: Ron Howard, Nancy Morgan, Elizabeth Rogers

Paula Powers, daughter of wealthy gubernatorial candidate Bigby Powers, decides to reject her parents' attempt at matchmaking and run off to Vegas to marry her sweetheart, Sam Freeman. As they drive away in a stolen Rolls-Royce, spurned suitor Collins Hedgeworth follows behind in hot pursuit, along with a cadre of goons hoping to get the $25,000 reward that's been offered for Paula's return. Can the young lovers make it to Vegas for a quickie wedding before the forces of conformity and privilege arrive to put a stop to their romance? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <[email protected]>;
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Phase IV (1974)
PG | 1h 24min | Horror , Sci-Fi , Thriller | September 1974 (USA)
Director: Saul Bass
Writer: Mayo Simon
Stars: Nigel Davenport, Michael Murphy, Lynne Frederick

Desert ants suddenly form a collective intelligence and begin to wage war on the desert inhabitants. It is up to two scientists and a stray girl they rescue from the ants to destroy them. But the ants have other ideas. Written by Niz

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The Lost World (1925)
Passed | 1h 46min | Adventure , Fantasy , Sci-Fi | 22 June 1925 (USA)
Director: Harry O. Hoyt
Writers: Arthur Conan Doyle (based upon the 1912 novel by), Marion Fairfax (screenplay)
Stars: Wallace Beery, Bessie Love, Lloyd Hughes

The first film adaptation of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's classic novel about a land where prehistoric creatures still roam. An expedition to rescue Maple White, who has been marooned at the top of a high plateau. Joined by hunter John Roxton, and others, the group goes to South America, where they do indeed find a plateau inhabited by pre-historic creatures, one of which they even manage to bring back to London with them. Written by Ron Kerrigan <[email protected]>;

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Burnt Offerings (1976)
PG | 1h 56min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller | 18 October 1976 (USA)
by feeding off of the life forces of its injured occupants.
Director: Dan Curtis
Writers: Robert Marasco (novel), William F. Nolan (screenplay)
Stars: Karen Black, Oliver Reed, Burgess Meredith

Ben and Marian Rolf rent a grand old country mansion as a summer getaway for themselves, their twelve year old son Davey, and Ben's Aunt Elizabeth. They feel they can't turn down the rent deal offered to them by the house's owners, siblings Roz and Arnold Allardyce, despite some reservations. First amongst those reservations, they are to take care of the house on their own, which Ben feels is too big a job, especially for Marian and the interior housekeeping. In Marian's words, the large size of the house is a "waste". And second and perhaps more important amongst those reservations, the Allardyces' aged mother will be staying in her room at the house, the Rolfs who are to provide a tray of food left outside her room three times a day, which Marian vows to take care of on her own, with no other members of the family to go into that isolated wing of the house so as not to disturb Mrs. Allardyce's peace. Upon their arrival at the house for the first day of their stay, they find a note ... Written by Huggo

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The Brain That Wouldn't Die (1962)
Approved | 1h 22min | Horror , Sci-Fi | 10 August 1962 (USA)
Director: Joseph Green
Writers: Joseph Green (screenplay), Rex Carlton (original story)
Stars: Jason Evers, Virginia Leith, Anthony La Penna

Dr. Bill Cortner has been performing experimental surgery on human guinea pigs without authorization and against the advice of his father, also a surgeon. When Bill's fiancée Jan Compton is decapitated in an automobile accident, he manages to keep her brain alive. He now needs to find a new body for his bride-to-be and settles on Doris Powell, a glamor model with a facial disfigurement. Jan meanwhile doesn't want to continue her body-less existence and calls upon the creature hidden in the basement, one of Bill Cortner's unsuccessful experiments, to break loose. Written by garykmcd

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