Cult

1/3 (One Third)

1/3 (One Third)

Director: Young-man Kim
Year: 2006

Based upon Dante's Inferno, 1/3 is a timeless fable of redemption, a gritty, streetwise contemporary thriller, and a poetic meditation on urban alienation.

1/3 (One Third)

The Asphyx

The Asphyx

Director: Peter Newbrook
Year: 1973

Blending elements of Gothic horror with the more contemporary ingredients of steampunk, THE ASPHYX has emerged from obscurity to become a cult favorite of the sci-fi/fantasy genre. Utilizing an experimental photographic device, a scientist...

The Asphyx

A Bay of Blood

A Bay of Blood

Director: Mario Bava
Year: 1971

A Bay of Blood

Big Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton

Big Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton

Director: Stephen Silha, Eric Slade
Year: 2013

A chronicle of the iconoclastic life of gay poet, filmmaker, and spiritual visionary James Broughton, one of the defining voices of the sexual revolution, whose groundbreaking artistic celebrations of sexuality and the body influenced generations...

Big Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton

Black Magic Rites

Black Magic Rites

Director:
Year: 1973

Filled with psychedelic '70s style by Italian cult director Renato Polselli (Delirium), this satanic shocker pulses with violently erotic energy, and is a must see for horror aficionados.

Black Magic Rites

Black Sunday

Black Sunday

Director: Mario Bava
Year: 1960

In an absolutely mesmerizing performance, BLACK SUNDAY stars Barbara Steele as Asa Vajda, a beautiful woman tortured and executed as a witch — but not before pronouncing a curse upon those who have condemned her, a curse that is fulfilled some...

Black Sunday

The Blood Beast Terror

The Blood Beast Terror

Director: Vernon Sewell
Year: 1968

This classically told monster movie directed by Vernon Sewell is set in motion when mutilated bodies begin appearing in the English countryside, drained of blood. Horror icon Peter Cushing stars as Detective Inspector Quennell, brought in to...

The Blood Beast Terror

Burke & Hare

Burke & Hare

Director: Vernon Sewell
Year: 1972

A colorful, early ’70s rendition of life in the taverns, brothels, and surgical theatres of 1820s Scotland, blending dark comedy with bawdy eroticism, seasoning it with the grotesque, then crowning it with a playful theme song by the pop band...

Burke & Hare

Careful

Careful

Director: Guy Maddin
Year: 1992

Cult director Maddin scales new heights of cinematic strangeness in this weird and funny quasi-Freudian parable of sexual repression in a remote Alpine village.

Careful

The Celluloid Salesman

The Celluloid Salesman

Year: 1946

NEW! This fourth collection of classroom shorts from the A/V Geeks Film Library reveals how sly marketers used 16mm films to shape new generations of loyal consumers.

The Celluloid Salesman

The Comeback

The Comeback

Director: Pete Walker
Year: 1978

Pop star Jack Jones (best remembered for the theme from The Love Boat) plays a singer who is haunted by the death of his estranged wife, and led into a confrontation with the killer, in THE COMEBACK. A sleek and entertaining slasher film from...

The Comeback

Computer Chess

Computer Chess

Director: Andrew Bujalski
Year: 2013

Set over the course of a weekend tournament for chess software programmers thirty-some years ago, COMPUTER CHESS transports viewers to a nostalgic moment when the contest between technology and the human spirit seemed a little more up for grabs.

Computer Chess

Cops vs. Thugs

Cops vs. Thugs

Director: Kinji Fukasaku
Year: 1976

In his 1975 masterpiece COPS VS. THUGS, director Kinji Fukasaku (BATTLE ROYALE) paints a dynamic portrait of flourishing corruption and unchecked greed using gritty 70s cop movie elan and true crime expose' detail. Brimming with irresistibly brutal...

Cops vs. Thugs

The Demoniacs (Unrated Extended Cut)

The Demoniacs (Unrated Extended Cut)

Director: Jean Rollin
Year: 1974

A Poe-like study of guilt and revenge, THE DEMONIACS (Les Demoniaques) concerns a band of "wreckers" who rape and murder two young sisters, the survivors (Lieva Lone, Patricia Hermenier) of a ship they have lured into coastal rocks and plundered.

The Demoniacs (Unrated Extended Cut)

Die Screaming, Marianne

Die Screaming, Marianne

Director: Pete Walker
Year: 1971

Marianne (Susan George, STRAW DOGS), following the sudden death of her mother, stands to inherit the family fortune, along with several documents that could incriminate her corrupt judge of a father. Now, her sister and her father both want their...

Die Screaming, Marianne

Dog Days (unrated)

Dog Days (unrated)

Director: Ulrich Seidl
Year: 2001

In the sweltering heat of suburban Vienna, six characters ranging from an erratic hitchhiker to a fading beauty queen play out a sweaty pageant of sadism and sexual deviance. With an assured knack for capturing the verisimilitude of domestic terror...

Dog Days (unrated)

Dogtooth

Dogtooth

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos
Year: 2009

Graceful, enigmatic, and often frightening, DOGTOOTH is an ingenious dark comedy that won the Prix Un Certain Regard at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival, propelling Yorgos Lanthimos to the forefront of contemporary cinema's most ambitious young...

Dogtooth

Exorcism

Exorcism

Director: Jess Franco
Year: 1975

Made during the height of the demon possession film craze, EXORCISM stars the incomparable Lina Romay as a performance artist who stages faux satanic rituals for the gratification of the Parisian elite. When a defrocked priest with a penchant for...

Exorcism

Fantomas

Fantomas

Director: Louis Feuillade
Year: 1913

Louis Feuillade's 5 1/2-hour epic follows Fantômas, the criminal lord of Paris, master of disguise, the creeping assassin in black, as he is pursued by the equally resourceful Inspector Juve and journalist Jerôme Fandor.

Fantomas

Fascination

Fascination

Director: Jean Rollin
Year: 1979

The masterpiece of renowned French filmmaker Jean Rollin, FASCINATION follows a swaggering thief who hides out in a lavish chateau, holding the occupants at gunpoint. When night falls, he discovers that these two maids are in fact the gatekeepers to...

Fascination

Female Vampire

Female Vampire

Director: Jess Franco
Year: 1973

Lina Romay (filmmaker Jess Franco's wife) stars as the mysterious Countess Irina Karlstein, a beautiful vampiress who feeds on victims at their moments of sexual climax. Because she destroys those whose essence she consumes, Irina is doomed to a lif...

Female Vampire

Ganja & Hess

Ganja & Hess

Director: Bill Gunn
Year: 1973

Flirting with the conventions of blaxploitation and horror, Bill Gunn’s revolutionary independent film Ganja & Hess is a highly stylized and utterly original treatise on sex, religion, and African American identity.

Ganja & Hess

The Girl on a Motorcycle

The Girl on a Motorcycle

Director: Jack Cardiff
Year: 1968

A wildly sexy time capsule from the swinging sixties, THE GIRL ON A MOTORCYCLE (1968) stars Alain Delon (Le samoura) and Marianne Faithfull—two actors at the height of their impressive cool—as lovers with a taste for the open road.

The Girl on a Motorcycle

Hatchet for the Honeymoon

Hatchet for the Honeymoon

Director: Mario Bava
Year: 1970

Seven years after innovating the grisly Italian genre known as giallo, Mario Bava returned to the form to create one of its deliriously frightening examples: HATCHET FOR THE HONEYMOON (Il rosso segno della follia).

Hatchet for the Honeymoon

Hell's Highway (plus Signal 30, Highways of Agony, Options to Live)

Hell's Highway (plus Signal 30, Highways of Agony, Options to Live)

Director: Bret Wood
Year: 2002

This unique documentary recounts the history of the shock-value driver's education films that haunted American teens. Throughout the 1960s and 70s, these grisly movies used unflinching color footage of fatal accidents to scare young drivers.

Hell's Highway (plus Signal 30, Highways of Agony, Options to Live)

The Hills Have Eyes Part 2

The Hills Have Eyes Part 2

Director: Wes Craven
Year: 1985

The Hills Have Eyes Part 2 (1985) is director Wes Craven's notorious and bloody sequel to his 1977 horror classic. Two survivors from the original, Bobby (Robert Houston) and Rachel (who changed her name from Ruby, played by Janus Blythe), now own a...

The Hills Have Eyes Part 2

House of Whipcord

House of Whipcord

Director: Pete Walker
Year: 1974

In HOUSE OF WHIPCORD, fashion model Ann-Marie (Penny Irving) is lured into a private reform school where she is punished for her sexually liberated behavior by a zealous warden (Barbara Markham). The warden and her doddering husband established this...

House of Whipcord

How to be a Woman

How to be a Woman

Director: (various)
Year: 1955

As the daughters of the baby-boom reached adolescence, American schools struggled to educate them on matters of sexual and social development. This fascinating collection contains films on wide-ranging topics as such as the reproductive system,...

How to be a Woman

The Iron Rose

The Iron Rose

Director: Jean Rollin
Year: 1973

Two lovers have a tryst in a vacant tomb, only to find themselves trapped within the graves and crypts of the massive cemetery. One of cult director Jean Rollin’s most unconventional films, THE IRON ROSE vividly depicts the young couple’...

The Iron Rose

Justine: The Misfortunes of Virtue

Justine: The Misfortunes of Virtue

Director: Chris Boger
Year: 1977

Based on Marquis de Sade’s 1791 novel Justine: The Misfortunes of Virtue, Chris Boger’s visually sumptuous film is a dark tale of sexual depravity and Sadean excess.

Justine: The Misfortunes of Virtue

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