Our weekly look at what’s weird in theaters, on hot-off-the-presses DVDs, and on more distant horizons…
Trailers of new release movies are generally available at the official site links.
IN THEATERS (LIMITED RELEASE):
A Ghost Story: Casey Affleck (under a sheet with eye holes) stars as Rooney Mara’s deceased hubby, helplessly watching her from the afterlife. A slightly surreal Sundance hit reuniting David Lowery with the stars of Ain’t Them Bodies Saints. A Ghost Story official site.
CERTIFIED WEIRD (AND OTHER) REPERTORY SCREENINGS:
- Columbus, OH, 7/7-7/12 – Stalker (1979). At Gateway Film Center.
- Columbus, OH, 7/8-7/10 – Evil Dead II (1987). At Gateway Film Center.
- Columbus, OH, 7/11-7/13 – Videodrome (1983). At Gateway Film Center.
- Los Angeles, CA, 7/7 (midnight) – Desperate Living (1977). At Nuart Theater.
- Los Angeles, CA, 7/12-7/13 – Stalker (1979). At Cinefamily.
- Los Angeles, CA, 7/13 –The Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover (1989) (in a double feature with Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!). At Aero Theater (Santa Monica).
- New York City, NY, 7/7-7/11 – Stalker (1979). At IFC Center.
- New York City, NY, 7/11 – Naked Lunch (1991) (with a live orchestral score). At Lincoln Center.
What are you looking forward to? If you have any weird movie leads that I have overlooked, feel free to leave them in the COMMENTS section.