SESSION: Monday 8th November at 7:30pm

Candyman (2021)

(2021, dir. Nia DaCosta, w/ Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Teyonah Parris, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett)

In present day, many years after the last of the Cabrini towers were torn down, Anthony and his partner move into a loft in the now gentrified Cabrini. A chance encounter with an old-timer exposes Anthony to the true story behind Candyman. Anxious to use these macabre details in his studio as fresh grist for paintings, he unknowingly opens a door to a complex past that unravels his own sanity and unleashes a terrifying wave of violence. (IMDB)

FILM INFO 333(IMDB rating)

An American Werewolf in London

(1981, dir. John Landis, w/ Joe Belcher, David Naughton, Griffin Dunne, David Schofield)

An American Werewolf in London will start at approximately 9:27pm, and finish at approximately 11:10pm.

Two American college students are on a walking tour of Britain and are attacked by a werewolf. One is killed, the other is mauled. The werewolf is killed but reverts to its human form, and the local townspeople are unwilling to acknowledge its existence. The surviving student begins to have nightmares of hunting on four feet at first but then finds that his friend and other recent victims appear to him, demanding that he commit suicide to release them from their curse, being trapped between worlds because of their unnatural deaths. (IMDB)

FILM INFO 55555(Astor rating)