January set for Seventies Sci-Fi Special and Cult Classic Italian Double Bill Screenings from GRIMM UP NORTH

GRIMM UP NORTH are at it again! Yes, the team are bringing not one, but TWO special screenings this month to the city of Manchester.

First off is the Seventies Sci-Fi Special on 20th January 2012, featuring John Carpenter’s anarchic sci-fi DARKSTAR and a new in depth documentary on the film, LET THERE BE LIGHT: THE ODYSSEY OF ‘DARK STAR. The screening will be hosted at the Anthony Burgess Institute, Manchester and tickets can be bought online here for £6.50 (plus booking fee)

This shall be followed by the  CULT CLASSIC ITALIAN DOUBLE BILL on the 26th January 2012, featuring Dario Argento’s lost 1971 masterpiece FOUR FLIES ON GREY VELVET and Michele Soavi’s overlooked DELLAMORTE DELLAMORE, THE CEMETERY MAN starring Rupert Everett. This screening shall take place at The Dancehouse Theatre, Manchester and doors open at 7.10pm with a prompt start at 7.40pm. Tickets cost £6.80 and can be purchased online here

These are the first of a series of monthly horror screenings by the Grimm Up North team, who invite you to join them in the discovery and enjoyment of the best in cinematic horror each month in 2012. So come on down and support them, meet fellow film enthusiasts and see what hidden gems you may have missed.

For more details, visit www.grimmfest.com

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I love practical effects, stop-motion animation and gore, but most of all I love a good story! I adore B-movies and exploitation films in many of their guises and also have a soft spot for creature features. I review a wide range of media including movies, TV series, books and videogames. I'm a massive fan of author Hunter S. Thompson and I enjoy various genre of videogames with Kingdom Hearts and Harvest Moon two of my all time favs. Currently playing: Tembo: The Badass Elephant, Yakuza Zero and Payday 2.

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