Book Launch & Screening!
Presented by Spectacular Optical
Editor Kier-la Janisse in Person!
We’re thrilled to welcome our old friend Kier-la Janisse back to the Brattle for the launch of another highly anticipated tome of fringe film writing from her Spectacular Optical publishing imprint. YULETIDE TERROR: CHRISTMAS HORROR ON FILM AND TELEVISION is a comprehensive new collection of essays set to deck your halls with insightful looks at all your festive fright favorites – from Dickens and Eastern European folk horrors to legendary slashers like Silent Night, Deadly Night and beyond!
Yuletide Terror Book Trailer: https://youtu.be/qrAxk2PwCK4
New Digital Restoration!
(1997) dir Michael Cooney w/Scott MacDonald, Christopher Allport, Stephen Mendel, F. William Parker, Shannon Elizabeth [89 min; DCP]
Just in time for the holidaze, 1997’s JACK FROST is back in a new digital restoration to add some gleefully gory laughs to your season. Co-starring Shannon Elizabeth (American Pie) in one of her most infamous roles, director Michael Cooney’s staple of video stores and late-nite TV is now available for the first time in theaters. Can the residents of Snomonton fight back against the psychopathic snowman from Hell? Find out NOW!
Jack Frost Trailer: https://youtu.be/oICtgsoSi6c