‘Not to be missed’ horror films for Halloween
Box Office Leaders
Real Steel PG13 Futuristic one-ton robots fight in the bot boxing arena. w/Hugh Jackman and Dakota Goyo
The Three Musketeers PG13 D’Artagnan joins the 3 Musketeers to fight the evil Richlieu. w/Logan Lerman
Footloose PG Young teen comes to small town to challenge their ban on loud music and dancing.
The Thing R A shape shifting creature threatens to kill the scientists who have discovered it.
The Ides of March R Presidential press sec’y gets caught up in a scandal during the primaries. w/Ryan Gosling
Dolphin Tale PG Scientists rally to save a dolphin, Winter, in this inspiring true story. w/Morgan Freeman
Moneyball PG13 Billy Beane is the competitive manager of the Oakland A’s signing players. w/Brad Pitt
50/50 R Best friends support each other when one is diagnosed with cancer. w/Seth Rogen
Courageous PG13 Four police officers find being fathers more difficult that protecting and serving.
***ALSO PLAYING IN THEATERS***
Abduction, Blackthorn, The Debt, Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame, Dream House, Drive, The Guard, The Hammer, The Help, Human Centipede 2, Jack the Ripper and Butterfinger the 13th, Johnny English Reborn, Killer Elite, Labios Rojos, The Lion King 3-D, Love Crime, The Man Who Knew Too Much, Margaret, Margin Call, Martha Marcy May Marlene, Midnight in Paris, The Mighty Macs, Mill and the Cross, My Afternoons with Margueritte, Rise of the Planet of the Apes, The Skin I Live In, The Smurfs, Snowmen, Spookley the Square Pumpkin, Take Shelter, Trespass, Warrior, The Way, Weekend, What’s Your Number, Weekend, Zombie.
Opening October 28 in Theaters
Anonymous PG13 The authenticity of Shakespeare’s authorship is explored in this Elizabethan period piece.
In Time PG13 In this futuristic thriller, time stops at age 25 unless you can beg, borrow, or steal more years.
Puss in Boots PG Puss of Shrek fame teams with Humpty Dumpty and Kitty to steal the Golden Goose.
The Rum Diary R Johnny Depp is a journalist in Puerto Rico who must work for or against shady businessmen.
Also Playing: 13 — And They’re Off — The Double — Janie Jones — Like Crazy
New on DVD — October 25
Captain America: The First Avenger NR Young man becomes Captain America and battles Red Skull.
Attack the Block R From the makers of Shaun of the Dead, teen street gang battles ferocious aliens.
Winnie the Pooh G Pooh and his friends are sent by owl to save Christopher Robin from an imaginary foe.
TV Series on DVD
Barney Miller (complete series), Luther s2, Dennis the Menace s3, Robot Chicken s5, Wagon Train s4, Survivor s5 – Thailand, The Virginian s5, Tales of Wells Fargo s1/2
Film 101: Awesome ‘Not to Be Missed’ Horror Films
Cabinet of Dr. Caligari–1920
Bride of Frankenstein–1935
The Curse of the Cat People–1944;
The Thing from Another World–1951
The Bad Seed–1956
Invasion of the Body Snatchers–1956
Curse of the Demon–1957
Horror of Dracula–1958
Eyes without a Face–1960
The Pit and the Pendulum–1960
Village of the Damned–1960
Blood and Black Lace–1964
The Devil Rides Out–1968
Night of the Living Dead–1968
The Witchfinder General–1968
The Abominable Dr. Phibes–1971
Twitch of the Death Nerve–1971
The Last House on the Left–1972
Don’t Look Now–1973
The Wicker Man–1973
Texas Chainsaw Massacre–1974
Dawn of the Dead–1978
The Amityville Horror–1979
Nosferatu the Vampyer–1979
Friday the 13th–1980
An American Werewolf in London–1981
The Evil Dead–1981
A Nightmare on Elm Street–1984
Day of the Dead–1985
Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer–1986
Evil Dead II–1987
The Lost Boys–1987
The Silence of the Lambs–1991
Army of Darkness–1993
Interview with the Vampire–1994
Blair Witch Project–1999
28 Days Later–2002
Shaun of the Dead–2004
A Tale of Two Sisters–2004
Let the Right One In–2008
Rare films can be found at: www.facets.org and Kensington Video in San Diego.
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