KILL ME AGAIN
1989, Park Circus/ITV, 94 min, USA, Dir: John Dahl

Jack Andrews (Val Kilmer) is not the detective he was five years ago. The death of his wife drove him to drinking, gambling and a tendency to see her in every beautiful woman. Gorgeous, streetwise Fay Forrester (Joanne Whalley) has just stolen three quarters of a million of the mob’s dollars and needs to disappear. She asks Jack to make her look dead and he succeeds beyond his wildest dreams. But when Jack discovers his best friend has has been killed and Fay is nowhere to be found, he becomes trapped in the fight of his life. With Michael Madsen.


SUPERGIRL
1984, Warner Bros., 124 min, UK/USA, Dir: Jeannot Szwarc

After an energy source for a community of Krypton survivors is accidentally whisked to Earth, Kara-El (Helen Slater) chooses to go to Earth to find it and bring it back. Upon her arrival, Kara becomes just as powerful as her cousin but encounters dangerous battles and unexpected obstacles including an evil witch (Faye Dunaway). Peter O'Toole, Mia Farrow and Brenda Vaccaro costar in this magical SUPERMAN spin-off, the first superhero film with a female lead.


A*P*E
1976, Kino Lorber, 87 min, South Korea/USA, Dir: Paul Leder

A freighter glides across the still waters of the Pacific; its cargo is a recently captured 36-foot-tall ape. Suddenly a giant fist bursts through the deck, sending the sailors sprawling - the A*P*E (Attacking Primate monster) is loose! After battling a very large snake and a giant white shark, A*P*E defies the JAWS of the great white and is the victor. An American actress (Joanna Kerns, TV’s “Growing Pains”) arrives in South Korea to appear in a film at the same time that A*P*E does and must survive as the beast destroys the city of Inchon and everything in his path. Paul Leder (I DISMEMBER MAMA) co-wrote and directed this cult classic that needs to be seen to be believed. Co-starring Hollywood veteran Alex Nicol.


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