The Week In Horror: ‘Starfish,’ ‘I Trapped The Devil,’ ‘Pet Sematary’

‘Suspiria’ streams, Yellow Veil Pictures readies two new films for release, and the new ‘Pet Sematary’ trailer is super-spoilery for The Week in Horror.

Prime in the Dustbin: ‘Santa Claus vs The Devil’ (1959)

Santa Claus takes on a demon from hell in a crazed, racist, colorful drug haze in ‘Santa Claus vs The Devil,’ which you should totally show to your kids

Prime in the Dustbin: ‘Maniac’ (1977)

The 1977 action movie, ‘Maniac,’ features a killer with no clear motive, a surly Oliver Reed, and a poncho. Sounds great. It is not.

Prime in the Dustbin: ‘Welcome to Blood City’ (1977)

An example of bad things happening to good movies, ‘Welcome to Blood City’ is a neat little flick that looks like a burnt ViewMaster reel.

Prime in the Dustbin: ‘Night of 1000 Cats’ (1972)

The 1972 movie, Night of 1000 Cats, is one of those exploitation movies that has lessons for the attentive viewer, particularly people who are venturing into the mystical and treacherous world of dating.

Prime in the Dustbin: ‘Disconnected’ (1984)

1984’s ‘Disconnected’ foregoes the glitz and glam of most films from the decade, providing a real you-are-there feeling of desperation and madness.

Prime in the Dustbin: ‘Funland’ (1987)

The difficulty in describing a movie like 1987’s Funland lies in the fact that I don’t know your boxes. That is to say, I don’t have a working understanding of all the things that make you excited about watching a particular film