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The Mafu Cage
rating:2.5

The Mafu Cage

1978Runtime:0 minutes
This dark, suspenseful film explores the bizarre relationship between two adult sisters. Ellen (Lee Grant) is a successful astronomer saddled with caring for the mentally disturbed Cissy (Carol Kane), who lives in the shadow of the women's late father's work in Africa. As Ellen strives for normalcy, Cissy keeps -- and then kills -- a series of primates in a cage in the family home. James Olson and Will Geer co-star.

Directed by:

  • Karen Arthur
  • rating:2.5 2.5 Average Rating

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    The Devil's Mercy
    rating:2.4

    The Devil's Mercy

    2007Runtime:0 minutes
    After the family moves into a new apartment, Beth (Deborah Valente) and Matt's (Michael Cram) young son, Calvin (Dylan Everett), claims that monsters are living in the attic. When several of their friends die mysteriously, the parents start to believe that something sinister is at work. Downstairs neighbors Tyler (Stephen Rea) and his niece, Kayla (Hannah Lochner), seem friendly and normal, but they possess dark and dangerous secrets.

    Directed by:

  • Melanie Orr
  • rating:2.4 2.4 Average Rating

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    Shrieker
    rating:2.4

    Shrieker

    2003Runtime:0 minutes
    When a group of young, nubile skeptics attempt to summon a demon--the Shrieker, that is--they get exactly what they asked for, as the misshapen "mal engine" returns to the earth. But the summoners are in for a deadly surprise, as the rules dictate that five must die--and the sixth will become the demon's new master.

    Directed by:

  • Victoria Sloan
  • rating:2.4 2.4 Average Rating

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    Candy Stripers
    rating:2.4

    Candy Stripers

    2006Runtime:0 minutes
    Hospitalized for a basketball injury, college athlete Matt (Brian Lloyd) scores when the hospital turns out to be packed with hot candy stripers (including &NFi;Playboy&NFi_; Playmates Deanna Brooks and Serria Tawan). Too bad the sexy nurses are really aliens hell-bent on seducing and destroying male victims! Now that his deepest fantasy has decayed into his worst nightmare, Matt and his pals must fight back and eliminate these luscious creatures.

    Directed by:

  • Kate Robbins
  • rating:2.4 2.4 Average Rating

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    Track of the Vampire / Nightmare Castle
    rating:2.4

    Track of the Vampire / Nightmare Castle

    1966Runtime:0 minutes
    In the first film of this fright-night double feature -- Track of the Vampire -- a crazed California artist (William Campbell) kills beautiful girls and then turns them into works of art. The second film -- Nightmare Castle -- tells the tale of a jealous mad scientist (Paul Muller) who murders his faithless wife (Barbara Steele) and her lover. When he remarries, his first wife and her lover return to get revenge.

    Directed by:

  • Jack Hill
  • Stephanie Rothman
  • Mario Caiano
  • rating:2.4 2.4 Average Rating

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    Day of the Dead 2: Contagium
    rating:2.4

    Day of the Dead 2: Contagium

    2005Runtime:0 minutes
    Years ago, when an unexplained outbreak invaded the walls of a Pennsylvania military hospital, the contaminated victims were quarantined and burned alive to contain the virus. But an incident of this magnitude can't be kept secret forever. Now that the site serves as a treatment center for mental health patients, the truth is about to surface. Day of the Dead fans take note: This prequel was not directed by George A. Romero but by Ana Clavell.

    Directed by:

  • Ana Clavell
  • rating:2.4 2.4 Average Rating

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    Blood Bath
    rating:2.4

    Blood Bath

    1966Runtime:0 minutes
    As several young women disappear in Venice, Calif., suspicion falls on tortured artist Antonio Sordi (William Campbell), who believes that his ancestor was a vampire. Also roaming the mod scene is Max (Karl Schanzer), a wannabe artist who drives his ditzy girlfriend into Sordi's arms. Produced by Roger Corman, this cult favorite stitches together portions of a Yugoslavian horror film with footage from two directors who have opposing viewpoints.

    Directed by:

  • Jack Hill
  • Stephanie Rothman
  • rating:2.4 2.4 Average Rating

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    Leeches!
    rating:2.4

    Leeches!

    2003Runtime:0 minutes
    When a crop of doped-up athletes (including Josh Henderson of "Desperate Housewives") from the Lakecrest College swim team dive into the campus lake to blow off some steam, the bloodsucking leeches below the surface undergo a stunning transformation. After ingesting small amounts of the swimmers' steroid-laced blood, the slimy creatures grow to unusual sizes and set out to sink their teeth into an unsuspecting student population.

    Directed by:

  • David DeCoteau
  • Victoria Sloan
  • Jack Reed
  • rating:2.4 2.4 Average Rating

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    Horrible Horrors: Vol. 1
    rating:2.4

    Horrible Horrors: Vol. 1

    1974Runtime:0 minutes
    Enjoy the best of the worst in the world of horror with eight features, including Horror High, the story of a boy who uses a potion created in science class to transform himself into a monster and terrorize his fellow students; and The Hearse, a chilling tale of evil in which a woman moves into her dead aunt's house and is terrorized by an antique hearse and its ghostly driver. Also includes Satan's Slave, Point of Terror and four other films.

    Directed by:

  • Larry N. Stouffer
  • Norman J. Warren
  • Alex Nicol
  • Roberta Findlay
  • George Gage
  • George Bowers
  • rating:2.4 2.4 Average Rating

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    13 Gantry Row
    rating:2.4

    13 Gantry Row

    1998Runtime:0 minutes
    When Peter (John Adam) and Julie (Rebecca Gibney) buy a fixer-upper, they know little of its history, but evil events that transpired there more than 100 years ago soon turn their dream into a nightmare. As renovation work uncovers a stain on the wall that takes on the shape of a man crawling up from beneath the house, Peter begins to take on the man's characteristics -- much to Julie's horror. Nicholas Hammond also stars in this Aussie thriller.

    Directed by:

  • Catherine Millar
  • rating:2.4 2.4 Average Rating

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    Witchcraft 666: The Devil's Mistress
    rating:2.3

    Witchcraft 666: The Devil's Mistress

    1994Runtime:0 minutes
    Troma Entertainment dishes up another serving of hilarious horror, courtesy of director Julie Davis. A divorce lawyer and part-time exorcist, Will Spanner (Jerry Spicer) gets tapped to track down the person responsible for a string of paranormal homicides. But after discovering that the perpetrator has engraved pentagrams on the victims, Spanner realizes that he's facing a satanic killer -- with a penchant for nubile coeds.

    Directed by:

  • Julie Davis
  • rating:2.3 2.3 Average Rating

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    The Wrong Rut / Birthright
    rating:2.3

    The Wrong Rut / Birthright

    1951Runtime:0 minutes
    Two different exploitation films approach the miracle of birth in the same startling way -- by including actual footage of a baby being born. In The Wrong Rut, a one-night stand with a piano player (played by Sean Penn's father, Leo) leaves a young girl with more than she bargained for. Then, in Birthright, a chicken farmer gives his unsuspecting wife a sexually transmitted disease after spending the night with a lonely waitress.

    Directed by:

  • Ida Lupino
  • rating:2.3 2.3 Average Rating

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    Gregory Horror Show
    rating:2.3

    Gregory Horror Show

    2004Runtime:0 minutes
    A spooky house in an alternate dimension sets the stage for this surreal, sometimes scary, sometimes humorous anime program. The show centers on Gregory, proprietor of the haunted Gregory House and host to a variety of lost souls, each representing a universal fear. Each episode touches on human experience and emotion, such as tolerance, patience, imagination and empowerment. This video includes four full episodes and 25 nightmares.

    Directed by:

  • Naomi Iwata
  • rating:2.3 2.3 Average Rating

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    Vampire Resurrection
    rating:2.3

    Vampire Resurrection

    2001Runtime:0 minutes
    Jonathan (James Horan) knows that love lasts eternally. After 100 years of waiting, the vampire arises from his chamber deep within the earth to reunite with his true love in this tale of horror and romance. Meanwhile, beautiful Victoria (Denice Duff) dreams nightly of a love she feels connected to from a past life. When Jonathan and Victoria meet, she must choose between immortality with her soul mate or living a human existence without him.

    Directed by:

  • Denice Duff
  • rating:2.3 2.3 Average Rating

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    Mirror Mirror IV: Reflections
    rating:2.2

    Mirror Mirror IV: Reflections

    2000Runtime:0 minutes
    A powerful storm has swept through the region, and five distressed individuals are caught in the grasp of a powerful haunted mirror. A whirlwind of broken spirits, shattered dreams, desperate hopes for second chances and some strategically calculated retribution, the group must find a way to save themselves before it's too late. This final installment of the Mirror Mirror collection co-stars P.J. Soles and Billy Drago.

    Directed by:

  • Paulette Victor-Lifton
  • rating:2.2 2.2 Average Rating

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    Prison of the Dead
    rating:2.2

    Prison of the Dead

    2000Runtime:0 minutes
    Rich eccentric Kristof (Patrick Flood) reunites his old high school pals by faking his own funeral in a deserted prison for witches. But when the friends use a Ouija board and release three bloodthirsty executioners from their graves, it may be their funeral, too. Now, they must join forces to defeat the ghouls -- or spend the last night of their lives in terror. Debra Mayer, Sam Page and Jeff Peterson co-star in this bloodcurdling chiller.

    Directed by:

  • David DeCoteau
  • Victoria Sloan
  • Jack Reed
  • rating:2.2 2.2 Average Rating

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    Now and Then
    rating:3.8

    Now and Then

    1995Runtime:0 minutes
    Waxing nostalgic about the bittersweet passage from childhood to puberty in this tender coming-of-age tale, four childhood girlfriends -- Teeny, Chrissy, Samantha and Roberta -- recall the magical summer of 1970. During their walk down memory lane, they reconcile experiences with boys, secrets, bullies and more. Lesli Linka Glatter directs; Gaby Hoffmann, Ashleigh Aston Moore, Cloris Leachman, Thora Birch and Christina Ricci co-star.

    Directed by:

  • Lesli Linka Glatter
  • rating:3.8 3.8 Average Rating

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    Now and Then (1995)
    A heartwarming movie about four childhood girlfriends who, in adulthood reunion, relive their experience of the life-changing summer of 1970, including a mystery death, divorce, standing up to the boys, first kiss, and the meaning of true friendship. Each explores her unique identity amidst family and friends. Beautifully directed by Lesli Linka Glatter.
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