For the 2020 season the Science Fiction / Horror Movie series will follow two themes: The Science Fiction theme will be robot related and the Horror theme will be haunted houses. Both of these themes are well covered in literature and on screen (big and little). Robots have been a Science Fiction staple since the early 20th century. And haunted houses are a favorite horror theme.
A starship crew goes to investigate the silence of a planet's colony only to find two survivors and a deadly secret that one of them has. This movie features one of the most well known movie robots, Robbie the robot.
Forbidden Planet Staring: Walter Pidgeon, Anne Francis, Leslie Nielsen
Saturday January 18, at 7:30pm
Con artists plan to fleece an eccentric family using an accomplice who claims to be their long-lost uncle. This is the original movie version of the well known kooky, okky, spooky, etc. family.
The Addams Family Staring: Anjelica Huston, Raul Julia, Christopher Lloyd
Saturday Feburary 22, at 7:30pm
An android endeavors to become human as he gradually acquires emotions. Based on one of Issac Asimov's robot novels.
Bicentennial Man Staring: Robin Williams, Embeth Davidtz, Sam Neil
Saturday March 21, at 7:30pm
A woman who lives in her darkened old family house with her two photosensitive children becomes convinced that the home is haunted.
The Others Staring: Nicole Kidman, Christopher Eccleston, Fionnula Flanagan
Saturday April 25, at 7:30pm
In the near future, a police officer specializes in malfunctioning robots. When a robot turns out to have been programmed to kill, he begins to uncover a homicidal plot to create killer robots... and his son becomes a target.
Runaway Staring: Tom Selleck, Cynthia Rhodes, Gene Simmons
Saturday May 23, at 7:30pm
Physicist Lionel Barrett and his wife lead a team of mediums into the Belasco House, which is supposedly haunted by the victims of its late owner, a six-foot-five serial killer.
The Legend Of Hell House Staring: Roddy McDowall, Gayle Hunnicutt, Pamela Franklin
Saturday June 20, at 7:30pm
A robot malfunction creates havoc and terror for unsuspecting vacationers at a futuristic, adult-themed amusement park.
Westworld Staring: Yul Brynner, Richard Benjamin, James Brolin
Saturday July 18, at 7:30pm
Teenagers try to clear a friend accused of murder.
Haunted House Staring: Jackie Moran, Marcia Mae Jones, George Cleveland
Saturday August 15, at 7:30pm
A highly advanced robotic boy longs to become ``real'' so that he can regain the love of his human mother.
A. I. Artificial Intelligence Staring: Haley Joel Osment, Jude Law, Frances O'Connor
Saturday September 19, at 7:30pm
A newly engaged couple have a breakdown in an isolated area and must pay a call to the bizarre residence of Dr. Frank-N-Furter.
Rocky Horrow Picture Show Staring: Tim Curry, Susan Sarandon, Barry Bostwick
Saturday October 17, at 7:30pm
Two lovers stationed at a remote base in the asteroid fields of Saturn are intruded upon by a retentive technocrat from Earth and his charge: a malevolent eight foot robot.
Saturn 3 Staring: Farrah Fawcett, Kirk Douglas, Harvey Keitel
Saturday November 14, at 7:30pm
A scientist doing research on the paranormal invites two women to a haunted mansion. One of the participants soon starts losing her mind.
The Haunting Staring: Julie Harris, Claire Bloom, Richard Johnson
Saturday December 12, at 7:30pm
Before every movie there will be a short subject, typically a old 30 minute SciFi or Horror TV program. Doors open at 7:00pm, the short at 7:30pm, and the main feature at 8:00pm. Free admission, plenty of seating. All ages (except for the R rated movies and note that some of the movies are rated PG and PG-13).
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