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When a foxy federal agent (Jasmine Waltz) is dispatched to her Florida hometown to solve a series of strange murders, her investigation first focuses on the assumption that the crimes are unconnected, random homicides--until she learns every corpse has been drained of blood. Clues mount that the deaths may be related to a top-secret military project to create the perfect killer. Low-budget creature feature co-stars Michael Placencia, Bill Houskeeper. 77 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English.
Made as a Mexican horror comedy and re-edited into a straight American chiller for a 1965 re-release, this rare item features Lon Chaney, Jr. as a Mayan mummy who is revived by a thunderstorm and turns out to be a man-wolf beneath his bandages! With Ramon Guy, Rosita Arenas. AKA: "La Casa Del Terror." 60 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English.
Bad weather brings about bloodshed in this low-budget thriller, when a mysterious rainstorm that falls upon a remote island ushers forth an army of strangers with menacing impulses. The eerie invasion finds a traumatized war veteran bonding with a struggling bed-and-breakfast owner as they fight for survival during a night that takes darkly sexual and violent turns. Emma Gruttadauria, Joshua Koopman star. 90 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English.
Fifty-disc set features 200 creepy classics, including "Atom Age Vampire," "A Bucket of Blood," "Carnival of Souls," "The Giant Gila Monster," "The Last Man on Earth," "Manos: The Hands of Fate," "The Phantom of the Opera" (1925), "The Screaming Skull," "The Terror" (1963), "The Werewolf of Washington," and many more.
The true story of an infamous killer for hire is told in this grim biodrama of North Jersey thug Richard Kuklinski (Michael Shannon), whose exotic methods earned him the nickname "the Iceman." Even as his grisly, decades-long career helped him to build a suburban family life, his vicious temperament made him a popular target for both the law and his underworld enemies. With Winona Ryder, Chris Evans, Ray Liotta, Stephen Dorff, and David Schwimmer. 105 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby TrueHD 5.1; Subtitles: English (SDH), Spanish; "making of" featurette; behind-the-scenes footage. Two-disc set.
Seeking to enjoy one last deep-woods camping trip with his best buds before he has to report to the Marines, a young enlistee (Tim Barraco) stumbles upon the grisly spectacle of murdered vacationers. It appears that an unhinged veteran (Trevor Torseth) didn't appreciate the company, and it'll take all of the recruit's savvy to get his party out alive. Kandis Erickson, Maggie VandenBerghe, Ray Campbell, and Robert Picardo co-star. 80 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; Subtitles: English, Spanish; audio commentary; theatrical trailers.