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061 – TFFP: Near Dark (1987)

Ep61- Near Dark - courtesy of Kevin Spencer - inkspatters.comIn this episode of The Forgotten Flix Podcast, we’re talking about that southern-Gothic, vampire classic Near Dark (1987)!

Directed by: Kathryn Bigelow

Screenplay by: Eric Red and Kathryn Bigelow

Starring: Adrian Pasdar, Jenny Wright, Lance Henriksen, Jennette Goldstein, Bill Paxton, Joshua Miller and Tim Thomerson

Background Info (from Wikipedia): Near Dark is an American vampire/Western horror film, written by Eric Red and Kathryn Bigelow, and directed by Bigelow. The story follows a young man in a small midwestern town who becomes involved with a family of nomadic American vampires. Starring then little-known actors Adrian Pasdar and Jenny Wright, the movie was released in 1987, part of a revival of serious vampire movies in the late 1980s.

This week’s Movie Picks are:

Jason’s Pick:

Frailty (2001)

Joel’s Pick:

Body Parts (1991)

Join us next week when our feature presentation is April Fool’s Day (1986) starring Deborah Foreman, Amy Steel, Deborah Goodrich, Clayton Rohner, and Thomas F. Wilson!

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