Updated: Mar 30
Seasons Greetings once again dear boos and ghouls! Story Screen is ramping up for our permanent theater space opening soon in Beacon, NY, but that doesn’t mean we’re not going to get down with one of our favorite annual traditions: THE BEACON HORRORSHOW! This is our 4th year hosting an array of scary flicks all over Beacon, at various businesses, all for free! In preparation for this year’s line-up, we have curated a special blend of old and new films – celebrating a few anniversaries, hosting some special one-of-a-kind events, as well as handpicking a variety of genres within the Horror genre – so that we can have something for everybody. Check out our schedule below, and if you know anyone who might be into joining us, please be sure to share! We can’t wait to watch some spooky flicks with you all October long!
-The Story Screen Family
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NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD 50th Anniversary
A group of strangers hideout in an abandoned house in the midst of a worldwide epidemic which sees the dead rising from their graves in search of human flesh. (1968) Starring: Duane Jones, Judith O’Dea, Karl Hardman, Bill Cardille, Marilyn Eastman Directed by: George A. Romero Rated NR Genre: Sci-Fi/Horror Runtime: 1h37m
@Bank Square / Monday October 1st Snacks and drinks will be available. Doors@7:30pm/Screening @8:00pm Free Screening
After a terrible experience in a hazing ritual at a veterinary school, a strictly vegetarian student begins to go through changes both physically and mentally. (2016) Starring: Garance Marillier, Ella Rumpf, Rabah Nait Oufella, Laurent Lucas, Joana Preiss Directed by: Julia Ducournau Rated R Genre: Drama/Horror Runtime: 1h39m
@Stock-Up / Thursday October 4th Snacks and drinks will be available. Doors@7:30pm/Screening @8:00pm Free Screening
THE CABIN IN THE WOODS
Five college friends enter a world of terror when their cabin trip turns out to be something much more sinister. (2011) Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Kristen Connolly, Anna Hutchinson, Jesse Williams, Fran Kranz, Bradley Whitford, Richard Jenkins, Amy Acker, Tom Lenk Directed by: Drew Goddard Rated R Genre: Mystery/Horror Runtime: 1h35m
@Big Mouth / Wednesday October 10th Snacks and drinks will be available. Doors@7:30pm/Screening @8:00pm Free Screening
A DARK SONG
A grief stricken woman hires the services of an occultist to perform a dark magic ritual in a secluded house in Ireland. (2016) Starring: Catherine Walker, Steve Oram, Susan Loughnane, Mark Huberman Directed by: Liam Gavin Rated NR Genre: Thriller/Horror Runtime: 1h40m
@Trax / Tuesday October 16th Snacks and drinks will be available. Doors@7:30pm/Screening @8:00pm Free Screening
A young girl discovers a secret door in her new house that leads to an alternate reality that, at least at first, seems better than her own. (2009) Starring: Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, Jennifer Saunders, Ian McShane, Keith David Directed by: Henry Selick Rated PG Genre: Fantasy/Animation Runtime: 1h40m
@Binnacle Books/ Sunday October 21st Snacks and drinks will be available. Doors@6:30pm/Screening @7:00pm Free Screening
A psychotic killer loose in the woods rains terror upon a lost group of sales executives who are in the middle of a team-building exercise. (2006) Starring: Danny Dyer, Laura Harris, Toby Stephens, Tim McInnerny, Claudia Blakley Directed by: Christopher Smith Rated R Genre: Comedy/Horror Runtime: 1h36m
@Stock-Up / Monday October 22nd Snacks and drinks will be available. Doors@7:30pm/Screening @8:00pm Free Screening
THE SIXTH SENSE
A child psychologist, suffering from his own past demons, takes charge of a young boy whose disturbing behavior may not be as psychological as everyone thinks. (1999) Starring: Bruce Willis, Haley Joel Osment, Toni Collette, Olivia Williams, Donnie Wahlberg Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan Rated PG-13 Genre: Drama/Mystery Runtime: 1h50m
@Big Mouth / Wednesday October 24th Snacks and drinks will be available. Doors@7:30pm/Screening @8:00pm Free Screening
NOSFERATU w/ Live Score and Performance
The classic tale of a vampire seeking out his eternal love gets a new spin, with live musicians scoring the film, as well as several “filmbarkers” performing sound effects and delivering in-character dialogue. (1922) Starring: Max Schreck, Greta Schroder, Gustav von Wangenheim, Alexander Granach, John Gottowt Directed by: F. W. Murnau Rated NR Genre: Fantasy/Horror Runtime: 1h34m
@Quinn’s / Sunday October 28th Snacks and drinks will be available. Doors@7:30pm/Screening @8:00pm Free Screening
HALLOWEEN DOUBLE FEATURE ON ALL HALLOW'S EVE!!!
HALLOWEEN 40th Anniversary
15 years after committing a brutal crime as a child, a deranged man returns home on Halloween night for more mayhem. (1978) Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Pleasance, Nick Castle, Charles Cyphers Directed by: John Carpenter Rated R Genre: Slasher/Horror Runtime: 1h41m
@Shed at Spire Studios / Tuesday October 30th Snacks and drinks will be available, as well as pumpkin carving, costume contests, and more!
Following the events of a horrific Halloween night, a lone survivor soon realizes that her thought to be dead stalker has followed her to the hospital where she is currently receiving care. (1981) Starring: Jamie Lee Curtis, Donald Pleasance, Dick Warlock, Charles Cyphers Directed by: Rick Rosenthal Rated R Genre: Slasher/Horror Runtime: 1h32m
@Shed at Spire Studios / Tuesday October 30th
Snacks and drinks will be available, as well as pumpkin carving, costume contests, and more!