Music Box Massacre 6

Friday 8 – Sunday 10 October 2010

24 hours of horror movie madness! Special guests The Chiodo Brothers (Killer Klowns From Outer Space)! Live organ! Dealer tables in the lobby with amazing deals!

Movieside & Music Box Present:

Music Box Massacre 6

Special Guests:
The Chiodo Brothers (Killer Klowns From Outer Space)
Jan White (star of George Romero’s Hungry Wives)
Kevin Van Hentenryck (star of Basket Case)

Oct 9, 2010 – Noon ‘til Noon

Short films include:
Phobia 2 (Matt Storc), The Wind Follows (Kurt Long),
Vampires: The Movie (Zoran Gvojic).

Plus: Trailer Trash (Vintage Horror Trailers), Dealer Tables,
The Marshmallow Ghosts (live band),
A Live Charity Auction for Vital Bridges (
Free Energy Drinks, Prizes, Surprises and more!!!

Presale tickets $28 at
Laurie’s Planet of Sound (4639 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago)
After Hours Movie Rentals (915 Foster, Evanston)
Music Box Theatre
$33 at the door day of show.

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Guests and films are subject to change. No refunds.


Saturday, October 9th, 2010

  • 12:00pm: The Phantom of the Opera
  • 1:30pm: The Raven
  • 2:45pm: The Wolf Man
  • 4:15pm: Hungry Wives
  • 6:15pm: Killer Klowns From Outer Space
  • 8:00pm: Rabid
  • 10:15pm: Basket Case

Sunday, October 10th, 2010

  • 12:30am: Pet Sematary
  • 2:30am: The Funhouse
  • 4:15am: The House by the Cemetery
  • 5:45am: Theatre of Blood
  • 7:45am:
  • 10:00am: Fright Night


  • Sat 9 Oct 2010, 12:00pm

The Phantom of the Opera (1925)

directed by Rupert Julian

The greatest horror film of modern cinema! Starring Lon Chaney as a mad, disfigured composer who falls in love with a lovely young opera singer. Featuring organ accompaniment by Dennis Scott!

  • Sat 9 Oct 2010, 1:30pm

The Raven (1935)

directed by Lew Landers

A brilliant surgeon obsessed with Edgar Allen Poe saves the life of a beautiful dancer and goes mad when he can’t have her. Starring Bela Lugosi and Boris Karloff!

  • Sat 9 Oct 2010, 2:45pm

The Wolf Man (1941)

directed by George Waggner

“His hideous howl a dirge of death!” A practical man returns to his homeland, is attacked by a creature of folklore, and infected with a horrific disease his disciplined mind tells him can not possibly exist. Starring Claude Rains, Bela Lugosi, and Lon Chaney Jr as the titular werebeast!

  • Sat 9 Oct 2010, 4:15pm

Hungry Wives (1972)

directed by George A Romero

AKA Season of the Witch AKA Jack’s Wife A bored, unhappy suburban housewife (Jan White) gets mixed up in witchcraft and murder. Featuring a Q&A with Jan White after the film!

  • Sat 9 Oct 2010, 6:15pm

Killer Klowns From Outer Space (1988)

directed by Steven Chiodo

An army of sadistic extraterrestrial life forms (who resemble clowns) land their circus tent ship in the sleepy American town of Crescent Cove – all three Chiodo brothers in person for Q&A!

  • Sat 9 Oct 2010, 8:00pm

Rabid (1977)

directed by David Cronenberg

Adult actress Marilyn Chambers plays a young woman who develops a taste for human blood after undergoing experimental plastic surgery. Her victims turn into rabid, blood-thirsty zombies who in turn infect others, which leads to a city-wide epidemic.

  • Sat 9 Oct 2010, 10:15pm

Basket Case (1982)

directed by Frank Hellenlotter

The tenant in room 7 is very small, very twisted and very mad. A young man carrying a big basket (containing his deformed Siamese-twin brother!) seeks vengeance on the doctors who separated him from his brother. Star Kevin Van Hentenryck will join us after the movie for a Q&A!

  • Sun 10 Oct 2010, 12:30am

Pet Sematary

directed by Mary Lambert

“A Pet Isn’t Just For Life.” Stephen King adapted his own novel about the Creed family, who recently moved in to a new house in the countryside. Their house is perfect, except for two things: the semi-trailers that roar past on the narrow road, and the mysterious cemetary in the woods behind the house.

  • Sun 10 Oct 2010, 2:30am

The Funhouse (1981)

directed by Tobe Hooper

Something is alive in the funhouse…something that, tonight, will turn the funhouse into a carnival of terror!

  • Sun 10 Oct 2010, 4:15am

The House by the Cemetery (1981)

directed by Lucio Fulci

When you have maggots for blood, you’re going to need fresh body parts to rejuvenate yourself. Such is the case for the deranged killer living in the basement of an old mansion! From the Godfather of Gore himself – Lucio Fulci!! Screening the rare European cut on 35mm!

  • Sun 10 Oct 2010, 5:45am

Theatre of Blood (1973)

directed by Douglas Hickox

Vincent Price is a Shakespearean actor who takes poetic revenge on the critics who denied him recognition.

  • Sun 10 Oct 2010, 10:00am

Fright Night (1985)

directed by Tom Holland

When a teenager learns that his next door neighbour is a vampire, no one will believe him. He soon learns that there are some very good reasons to be afraid of the dark.

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