CANADA: Hamilton’s Fright Night Theatre Unleashes “WOLFCOP” / “LATE PHASES” Double FeatureMovies/TV,News Fangoria Staff
Our pals at Hamilton, Ontario’s FRIGHT NIGHT THEATRE, have a howler of a double feature bill in store for fans. On Saturday, March 21st, Fright Night Theatre will be celebrating the werewolf genre with a hairy and scary double feature of modern werewolf classics: the man vs. werewolf horror-drama LATE PHASES followed by the hilarious Canadian cult phenomenon WOLFCOP. Sponsored by FANGORIA and SHOCK STOCK, they’ll be giving away monstrous prizes all night long, including free weekend passes to the SHOCK STOCK 2015 Horror and Exploitation Weekend (April 24 – 26, 2015). in London, ON.
The double feature will take place on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at The Staircase Theatre (27 Dundurn St. N.) in Hamilton, ON. There will be a FANGORIA Prize Raffle as well as WOLFCOP Bingo! Admission is only $15 for both films, although single film admission is also available; you can get tickets here. Screening Information is as follows:
LATE PHASES – 7:00 p.m.
Directed by Adrián García Bogliano (HERE COMES THE DEVIL)
(USA) 2014, 95 mins
Principal Cast: Nick Damici (STAKE LAND), Ethan Embry (CHEAP THRILLS)
Screens With Short Film: THE MAN WHO CHOKED || Canadian Premiere || (dir. Ross Jameson)
When a wounded war veteran moves in to the retirement community of Crescent Bay, he discovers that residents are dying in a series of grisly attacks. But his take-no-prisoners attitude is just what he needs to survive as it becomes clear that the increasingly violent and horrific attacks are being caused by beasts that are neither animal nor man, and the tight-knit community of Crescent Bay is harboring something truly sinister in its midst. Also stars Tom Noonan (MANHUNTER), Lance Guest (HALLOWEEN II) and Dana Ashbrook (TWIN PEAKS). LATE PHASES is the English language film debut of director Adrián García Bogliano (HERE COMES THE DEVIL).
WOLFCOP – 9:30 p.m.
Directed by Lowell Dean (13 EERIE)
(CANADA) 2014, 95 mins
Principal Cast: Leo Fafard, Amy Matysio (STRANDED), Sarah Lind (REAPER)
Screens With Short Film: THIS NEIGHBORHOOD || Canadian Premiere || (dir. Jerry Ochoa)
It’s not unusual for alcoholic cop Lou Garou to black out and wake up in unfamiliar surroundings, but after Garou finds himself at the center of an occult conspiracy, his life begins to get a lot hairier. When the moon is full, Lou becomes a rage-filled, booze-swilling, pistol-slinging werewolf cop with a hunger for justice. With the help of his friends, he sets out to clean up his town and become a better man…one transformation at a time. Also stars Jesse Moss (GINGER SNAPS) and Jonathan Cherry (FINAL DESTINATION 2).
See you at the show!