Are you in need of a good scare this Halloween? Check out these titles available at your local CPL branch.
The Host-Directed by Joon-ho Bong [South Korea, 2006]
From the murky depths of Seoul's Han River a creature emerges to feast on the locals. This spine tingling feature follows the lives of a dysfunctional family as they attempt to band together in the chaos. The Host is well blended mix of horror, comedy, adventure and political commentary.
Murder by Decree - Directed by Bob Clark [Canada, 1978]
Sherlock Holmes (Christoper Plummer) aided by his loyal Dr Watson (James Mason) investigate London's most infamous case, Jack the Ripper. Holmes and Watson uncover a rich conspiracy involving Freemason lore, corrupt officials and anti-monarchists. This multiple Genie Award winning film features fantastic camera work, strong performances and a wonderfully suspenseful atmosphere.
Hush, Hush Sweet Charlotte - Directed by Robert Aldrich [USA, 1965]
A Southern belle is driven insane over the murder of her married lover, 37 years after his death. Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland, Joseph Cotten and Agnes Moorehead star in this captivating Gothic Thriller. Here are some more Halloween worthy titles available through your local CPL branch: - Corpse Bride- Directed by Tim Burton [USA, 2005] - Dracula - Directed by Francis Ford Coppola [USA, 1992]
- Edward Scissorhands - Directed by Tim Burton [USA, 1990] - Gin gwai 10 (Eye 10) - Directed by Danny Pang [Hong Kong, 2005] - Misery- Directed by Rob Reiner [USA, 1990] - Poltergeist- Directed by Tobe Hooper [USA, 1982] - Psycho- Directed by Alfred Hitchcock [USA, 1960] - Rosemary's Baby - Directed by Roman Polanski [USA, 1968] Happy Halloween!