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1:03:097.3/10IMDb 86%Rotten Tomatoes 5/5Common Sense Media 83% liked this movie Google users A gadget salesman is looking for a special gift for his son and finds one at a store in Chinatown. The shopkeeper is reluctant to sell him the `mogwai' but sells it to him with the warning to never expose him to bright light, water, or to feed him after midnight. All of this happens and the result is a gang of gremlins that decide to tear up the town on Christmas Eve. Release date: June 8, 1984 (Canada) Director: Joe Dante Awards: Saturn Award for Best Director Box office: 212.9 million USD Distributed by: Warner Bros. Pictures Cinematography: John Hora
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Podcasting After Dark: Trancers
3:18:38We had audio problems, so instead of putting up the annual Trapped In Paradise episode, enjoy our friends at Podcasting After Dark. We had audio problems, so instead of putting up the annual Trapped In Paradise episode, enjoy our friends at Podcasting After Dark. Podcasting After Dark Podcasting After Dark is a deep-dive into the world of cult horror and action movies from the 70's, 80's, and early 90's. Each episode, Corey Stevenson and Zak Shaffer breakdown and review a different late-night flick from their youth. These are the movies your parents didn’t want you to watch growing up!
Anna And The Apocalypse
1:15:166/10IMDb 77%Rotten Tomatoes 3.8/5Shudder Anna and the Apocalypse got a 3.829 stars review on Shudder. 79% liked this movie Google users A zombie apocalypse threatens the sleepy town of Little Haven - at Christmas - forcing Anna and her friends to fight, slash and sing their way to survival, facing the undead in a desperate race to reach their loved ones. But they soon discover that no one is safe in this new world, and with civilization falling apart around them, the only people they can truly rely on are each other. Release date: November 30, 2018 (UK) Director: John McPhail Music by: Roddy Hart; Tommy Reilly Box office: $670,430 Distributed by: Orion Pictures, Vertigo Films Based on: "Zombie Musical" (short film); by Ryan McHenry
The Road Warrior
1:35:547.6/10IMDb 94%Rotten Tomatoes 4.6/5Amazon.ca 81% liked this movie Google users Description After avenging the death of his wife and young son at the hands of a vicious gang leader, Max (Mel Gibson) drives the post-apocalyptic highways of the Australian outback, fending off attacks from nomadic tribes that prey on outsiders. Falling into an encampment led by the relatively peaceful Pappagallo (Mike Preston), Max at first schemes to steal their oil, but soon becomes the group's reluctant defender against the hulking Humungus (Kjell Nilsson) and his ruthless marauders. Release date: December 24, 1981 (Canada) Director: George Miller Box office: 36 million USD (theatrical rentals) Narrator: Harold Baigent Awards: AACTA Award for Best Direction in Film, MORE Budget: 4 million AUD, 4.5 million AUD
1:13:427.2/10IMDb 69%Rotten Tomatoes 67%Metacritic 83% liked this movie Google users Deirdre (Natascha McElhone) puts together a team of experts that she tasks with stealing a valuable briefcase, the contents of which are a mystery. The international team includes Sam (Robert De Niro), an ex-intelligence officer, along with Vincent (Jean Reno), Gregor (Stellan Skarsgard) and others. As their operation gets underway, several team members are found to be untrustworthy, and everyone must complete the mission with a watchful eye on everyone else. Release date: September 25, 1998 (USA) Director: John Frankenheimer Screenplay: David Mamet, J.D. Zeik Budget: 55 million USD Box office: 70.7 million USD
The Man From Nowhere
1:24:557.7 - IMDB 100% - Rotten Tomatoes 92% liked this film Google users Former secret agent Tae-shik's only contact is with a girl named So-mi, who's mother smuggles drugs for a gang. When the gang realise who Tae-shik is they kidnap So-mi and her mother, demanding that Tae-shik make a drug delivery.Description Release date: August 4, 2010 (South Korea) Director: Lee Jeong-beom Languages: Korean, English Box office: 43 million USD Awards: Grand Bell Award for Best Actor, MORE Cinematography: Lee Tae-yoon
1:00:436.2/10IMDb 76%Rotten Tomatoes 77%Metacritic 86% liked this film Google users A grotesquely deformed Siamese twin joins forces with his brother to stalk the physician who separated them at birth.Description Release date: April 1982 (USA) Director: Frank Henenlotter Sequel: Basket Case 2 Budget: 35,000 USD Screenplay: Frank Henenlotter