Upcoming Science Fiction / Horror Movie nights in 2020

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.

Forbidden PlanetA 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
Rated: G
Saturday January 18, at 7:30pm

The Addams FamilyCon 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
Rated: PG-13
Saturday Feburary 22, at 7:30pm

Bicentennial ManAn 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
Rated: PG
Saturday March 21, at 7:30pm

The OthersA 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
Rated: PG-13
Saturday April 25, at 7:30pm

RunawayIn 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
Rated: PG-13
Saturday May 23, at 7:30pm

The Legend Of Hell HousePhysicist 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
Rated: PG
Saturday June 20, at 7:30pm

WestworldA robot malfunction creates havoc and terror for unsuspecting vacationers at a futuristic, adult-themed amusement park.
Westworld Staring: Yul Brynner, Richard Benjamin, James Brolin
Rated: PG
Saturday July 18, at 7:30pm

Haunted HouseTeenagers try to clear a friend accused of murder.
Haunted House Staring: Jackie Moran, Marcia Mae Jones, George Cleveland
Rated: Approved
Saturday August 15, at 7:30pm

A. I. Artificial IntelligenceA 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
Rated: PG-13
Saturday September 19, at 7:30pm

Rocky Horrow Picture ShowA 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
Rated: R
Saturday October 17, at 7:30pm

Saturn 3Two 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
Rated: R
Saturday November 14, at 7:30pm

The HauntingA 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
Rated: G
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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