THE TRIPPER is a horror film whose villain is an axe-wielding former president. It was directed by David Arquette and co-written by Arquette and former comical type Joe Harris (DARKNESS FALLS) which is why we’re mentioning it here. The film also stars comics writer Thomas Jane as well as Jaime King, Paul Reubens, Jason Mewes, Lucas Haas, Balthazar Getty, etc etc so it’s got “CULT MOVIE” written all over it. The film is having a special sneak this Sunday night and Tuesday as part of Horror Fest at these theatres:
Los Angeles – The Bridge Cinema Delux – 10:15PM
Panama City – Regency 11 – 10:15PM
Atlanta – The Plaza Theatre – 9:15PM
San Jose – Century Capitol 16 – 10:00PM
Birmingham – Brook Hiland – 10:15PM
New York – The E-Walk 13 – 10:15PM
San Francisco – Century Plaza 10 – 10:15PM
Las Vegas – Regal Village Square 18 – 10:15PM
Also, we screwed up badly by not alerting you to the one week York York run of LINDA LINDA LINDA, a movie released by Viz (yes that one), It’s about three girls trying to become a band, and got a a rave review in the New York Times, of all places
If a movie about guitar-strumming Japanese high school girls isn’t high on your list of weekend destinations, you could be missing one of this year’s most unexpected pleasures. “Linda Linda Linda,” an understated and disarmingly human tale of an all-girl band in the runup to the annual rock festival at the members’ school, takes its title from a 1980s pop song so catchy your brain may never want to let it go.
It’s New York run is over, but if you get a chance, check it out. Cute Japanese girls in short skirts. What are you waiting for?