midnight movies

Do you miss movies being an EXPERIENCE? Or maybe you've never known movies to be more than a rape on your wallet?

Inspired by yesterday's review of "Midnight Movies: From the Margin to the Mainstream", I thought I'd open up some discussion on your best/worst experience at midnight showings of movies. So BGH readers, let me have it.

You can’t call yourself a true horror fan if you’ve never been to a midnight movie. There are few things that can draw you into a film more than a rowdy audience of inebriated, enthusiastic genre fans all gathered around to take part in the same film. In “Midnight Movies”, Film scholar Stuart Samuels traces the origin of the midnight movie and it’s subsequent embrace by the mainstream audience by documenting key films in cult cinema.