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1988, 75 min, Dir: Fred Olen Ray

What starts out a typical runaway teen case leads private eye Jack Chandler dead smack into a cult of Egyptian chainsaw-worshipping prostitutes. Now he must risk life and limb against a horde of Black and Decker wielding ladies of the night. Starring scream queens Linnea Quigley and Michelle Bauer and featuring the original TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE’s Leatherface Gunnar Hansen, HOLLYWOOD CHAINSAW HOOKERS plays out as if Philip Marlowe stepped out of the BIG SLEEP and into H.G. Lewis’ BLOOD FEAST.

1985, Park Circus/MGM, 90 min, USA, Dir: Dan O’Bannon

"They’re Back … They’re Hungry … And They’re NOT Vegetarian!!" Director-writer Dan O’Bannon’s gory, gleeful film is like the punk-rock godfather of SHAUN OF THE DEAD. In this unofficial "sequel" to NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, gas canisters leak at a medical supply warehouse, evaporate and then inadvertently rain down on the nearby cemetery and mortuary. Much skull-splitting, brain-eating hilarity ensues … along with punked-out Linnea Quigley’s unforgettable erotic cemetery dance! With Clu Gulager and Don Calfa as Burt and Ernie, production design by William Stout, and a great soundtrack provided by The Damned, Roky Erickson, The Flesh Eaters and The Cramps. "Send … more ... paramedics."

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