WTF: Wild, Terrifying, Fantastic!
Movies that leave you with your jaw hanging open, frozen in your seat as the house lights come up, wondering what exactly you just saw.
Smash together The Old Dark House and The Evil Dead and that's Here Comes Hell. Mutants, zombies, and robots are among the ingredients of the crazed music-biopic spoof The Legend of the Stardust Brothers. Nightmare Cinema makes a theater itself the framing device for a quintet of tales of terror. Put on the cursed scarlet dress in In Fabric, a fetishistically stylized homage to giallo. And two alumnae of the Upright Citizens Brigade show you their twisted view of suburbia in Greener Grass.
2019 | 120 minutes
Shadowy thrills and nightmarish chills await you, dear viewer, in these tales of the supernatural.
USA | 2018 | 90 minutes | Tony West
A team of reality TV paranormal investigators take on a Mexico City haunted house, only to encounter ghosts they can’t bust.
France | 1973 | 72 minutes | Rene Laloux
The animated classic is presented by Seattle's own DJ NicFit, who parallels the film's themes with those of The Flaming Lips.
USA | 2019 | 101 minutes | Jocelyn DeBoer, Dawn Luebbe
An absurdist, unsettling satire of upward mobility and political correctness from two Upright Citizens' Brigade alumni.
United Kingdom | 2018 | 75 minutes | Jack McHenry
The Old Dark House meets The Evil Dead in this black-and-white pastiche of 1930s mystery thrillers.
United Kingdom | 2018 | 119 minutes | Peter Strickland
Put on this cursed red dress and you may be literally dressed to kill in this fetishistically stylized homage to giallo.
France | 2018 | 103 minutes | Yann Gonzalez
The tight-knit crew of a gay porn production team is targeted by a killer whose tool of choice must be seen to be believed.
Sweden | 2019 | 85 minutes | Johannes Nyholm
A Groundhog Day-esque tale gone wrong as two grief-stricken parents are repeatedly terrorized by a trio of psychopaths.
USA | 2018 | 119 minutes | Joe Dante, Alejandro Brugués, Mick Garris, Ryûhei Kitamura, David Slade
Five strangers face their deepest, darkest fears in a dilapidated movie theater in this omnibus horror film.
USA | 2019 | 110 minutes | Daniel Scheinert
In this ridiculous comedy from the co-director of Swiss Army Man, two idiots in small-town Alabama set themselves up for failure when their friend ends up dead after a night of hard partying, sending them scrambling to cover up his disappearance.
Japan | 1985 | 100 minutes | Macoto Tezuka
Rocky Horror meets The Apple in this lost gem of 1980s Japanese cinema, a bonkers musical biopic of a fictional new wave duo.
Australia | 2018 | 136 minutes | Jennifer Kent
A vengeful Irish convict-woman and an Aboriginal tracker stalk British soldiers through the Tasmanian wilderness.