Watch Horror Movies In Public Every Night Between Now and Halloween

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Watch Horror Movies In Public Every Night Between Now and Halloween

Here’s a handy way to watch horror movies in public every night between now and Halloween.

October 25 – October 31

Thursday: THE SHINING (1980)

directed by Stanley Kubrick
featuring Jack Nicholson, Shelley Duvall, and Danny Lloyd
screening Thursday 10/25 at Veterans Outdoor Amphitheatre (8:40pm)
(double feature with Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride at 7pm)

directed by Daniel Myrick and Eduardo Sanchez
starring Heather Donahue, Michael C. Williams, and Joshua Leonard
screening Friday 10/26 at Mystic Luxury Cinemas (10pm)

Saturday: HALLOWEEN (1978) + HALLOWEEN (2018)
Halloween (2018) directed by David Gordon Green
starring Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, and Andi Matichak
screening Saturday 10/27 (7:00pm) at Rustic Tri View Drive-In*
(*It’s the last night of the season for the drive-in)

Sunday: DON’T GO IN THE WOODS (2010)
directed by Vincent D’Onofrio
starring Bo Boddie, Eric Bogosian, and Gwynn Galitzer
playing all week at East Providence Cinemas (for some reason??)

Monday: VAMPYR (1932)
directed by Carl Theodor Dreyer
starring Julian West, Maurice Schutz, Rena Mandel
preceded by a few short films and a post-film discussion led by Professors Gertrud Koch and Philip Rosen
presented by Magic Lantern Cinema
screening Monday 10/29 at Avon Cinema (8:30pm)


directed by Christopher Bickel
starring Victoria Elizabeth Donofrio, Shane Silman, and Darelle D. Dove
screening Tuesday 10/30 at Stable Providence* (9pm)
(*It’s a bar with lots of screens but mostly standing room, just FYI.)

Wednesday: THE LOST BOYS (1987) / WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS (2014)

The Lost Boys directed by Joel Schumacher
starring Jason Patric, Corey Haim, and Dianne Wiest
screening Wednesday 10/31 at Revival Brewing Company

NEW MOVIES THIS WEEK (from best-seeming to worst-seeming)

Hello Guru Prema Kosame
Trabajo Sucio
Hunter Killer
Badhaai Ho
Veera Bhoga Vasantha Rayalu
Mid 90s
Far Out
Johnny English Strikes Again


Spirited Away (dir. Hayao Miyazaki, Showcase Cinemas, 10/28-10/30)
It Started In Naples (dir. Vittorio di Sica, Westerly Library, 10/29)
Queen: The Days of Our Lives (dir. Matt O’Casey, Narragansett Library, 11/1)