Events for January 18th, 2013
Directed by John Carpenter. US. 1988. R. 93 min. Universal. 35mm.
- Fri, Jan 18, 10:10 pm
“Underrated Carpenter movie about the Reagan years. Roddy Piper plays the working class loner who wanders into town and happens to discover a box of special sunglasses belonging to some sort of mysterious underground resistance group. Then he puts on the glasses and walks around town he sees the sinister truth beneath the surface: billboards have subliminal slogans like “MATE, SPAWN AND DIE” or “OBEY;” money says “I AM YOUR GOD;” and all the yuppies, cops and ladies in fur coats have skeletal alien faces. More»