humor, and hijinks can be found on the Plaza Cinema’s big screen as part of its
Cult Madness Film Series.
Cult classics that will be shown
June through July are THE WICKER MAN, ERASERHEAD, and THE
It has been decades since many of
these cult classics have graced the big screen with their grotesque and terrifying
Come seize the opportunity to
view these films as they were meant to be experienced: on a state-of-the art
digital projector with surround sound and an audience of film enthusiasts.
speaker William Burns will present Q&A/discussion after each screening. Burns is
Associate Professor of English at Suffolk Community College. Mr. Burns has
lectured on horror and cult movies in Washington D.C., Chicago, and New York
There will be beer on tap, wine, and fresh popcorn for the perfect
Cult Madness Film Schedule
THE WICKER MAN – Thu. June 12
& Sun. June 15, 9:30
sergeant is sent to a Scottish island village in search of a missing girl whom
the townsfolk claim never existed. Stranger still are the rites that take place
there. Directed by Robin Hardy. Starring
Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee, Diane Cilento. RT: 1 hr 28 min. Rated R.
ERASERHEAD – Thu. June 26 &
Sun. June 29, 9:30
Spencer tries to survive his industrial environment, his angry girlfriend, and
the unbearable screams of his newly born mutant child. Directed by David Lynch. Starring Jack Nance, Charlotte Stewart, Allen
Joseph. RT: 1 hr 25 min. Unrated.
THE EXORCIST – Thu. July 10 &
Sun. July 13, 9:30
teenage girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of
two priests to save her daughter. Starring
Linda Blair, Max von Sydow, Ellen Burstyn. RT: 2 hr, 2 min. Rated R.
ADMISSION: $11 *STUDENTS:
CITY: Patchogue, NY
NAME OF THEATER: The Plaza Cinema & Media
ADDRESS: 20 Terry Street, Patchogue, NY
Press release, cult madness flyer, photos.