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Washington Psychotronic Film Society
August 24th
SCHLOCK! THE SECRET HISTORY OF AMERICAN MOVIES (2001, USA)
Mondays at ACRE 121
9pm showtime, this week only!
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Monday, August 24that 9pm
[NOTE THE TIME! 9pm!]

Washington Psychotronic Film Society
makes history


SCHLOCK! THE SECRET HISTORY OF AMERICAN MOVIES (2001, USA)

Schlock:
The Secret History
of American Movies

(2001, USA)

Written, Directed, and Produced by
Ray Greene

The wild no-holds barred independent American filmmakers of the ‘50s and ‘60s tell their own story in this critically acclaimed survey of exploitation and sexploitation filmmaking. Features the last major interviews conducted with legendary producer Sam Arkoff (The Amityville Horror, The Last Man on Earth, The Abominable Dr. Phibes, Pit and the Pendulum) and "Queen of the Nudies" Doris Wishman (Deadly Weapons, Double Agent 73, Blaze Starr Goes Nudist, Bad Girls Go to Hell, Nude on the Moon), plus Peter Bogdanovich (The Last Picture Show, Paper Moon, Mask, What's Up Doc), Roger Corman (producer of over 400 films, director of 56), Vampira (aka Maila Nurmi; TV's first horror host; Plan Nine from Outer Space), and many more!
 
SCHLOCK! THE SECRET HISTORY OF AMERICAN MOVIES (2001, USA), click for trailer
Click for Internet Movie Database entry

 

FREE admission!!!

screening at
Acre 121
1400 Irving St. NW #109, Washington, DC

Just a couple doors west of the Columbia Heights Metro station on the Green/Yellow line.
 


COMING SOON!

Mondays ● 8pm at ACRE 121
1400 Irving St. NW #109, Washington, DC



August 31st

Hercules
(1983, USA|Italy)

Written and Directed by
Luigi Cozi
as Lewis Coates
(Starcrash, Contamination, The Adventures of Hercules)

When Lou Ferrigno (The Incredible Hulk, Winner: Golden Raspberry Award for Worst New Actor) isn't facing down bears, robot monsters, or evil kings, he delights in chucking all manner of objects into space. Sybil Danning (Howling II: ... Your Sister Is a Werewolf, Reform School Girls, Chained Heat, Battle Beyond the Stars, Winner: Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actress) helps her dad kidnap Herc's bride-to-be.

A
Golan-Globus Production, from the Cannon Group
 
HERCULES (1983, USA|Italy), click for trailer

Click for trailer

 


 Labor Day 
September 7th

No WPFS this week.
Bid summer a fond adieu!
 
 

The Washington Psychotronic Film Society is dedicated to the appreciation and defense of: Independent, cutting-edge, student, experimental, anime, off-beat, underground, obscure, super-8, low-budget, classic, forgotten, must-see, and just about anything on film:
Movies of Peculiar Interest

Hosted by
The Incorrigible Dr. Schlock.
Arrive early for some
rare eye-candy and groovy tunes.
Enter our raffle and win some
cheap prizes after the show.

All screenings are
free, but a donation to help cover our expenses is suggested.

The WPFS is a
non-profit organization, founded in 1989 by Melanie Scott.


KEEP IN TOUCH WITH US!
Special Thanks to
Chocolate Moose
“From the Sublime to the Ridiculous”
 
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