TOY MASTERS
2012, 97 min, USA, Dir: Corey Landis, Roger Lay, Jr.

Directors Corey Landis and Roger Lay, Jr. had no idea what they were getting into when they sought out the origins of their favorite childhood action figure, He-Man of the popular “Masters of the Universe” animated TV series. As this amusing documentary reveals through numerous interviews, credit for the billion-dollar, multimedia franchise remains in dispute 30 years after its launch.


SILENT NIGHT, DEADLY NIGHT
1984, 85 min, USA, Dir: Charles E. Sellier, Jr.

Virtually every moral taboo is shattered in this highly controversial Christmas slasher shocker, which drew the outrage of parents, critics and its distributor upon release. As a boy, Billy witnessed his parents’ murder at the hands of a man dressed as St. Nick; forced to don a Santa suit for his job at a toy store years later, he goes on a psychotic rampage. You don’t want to be on this Santa’s “naughty” list!


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