Monday, October 9, 2017

The Cook The Thief His Wife & Her Lover (1989)

Red Coat and Black Coat take a look at the grotesque and baffling The Cook The Thief His Wife & Her Lover.

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Hellraiser (1987)

Banned in Ontario, endorsed by Stephen King, Clive Barker's cinematic debut Hellraiser turns 30 years old.

Hellraiser is part of the holiday 4 feature marathon at Can-View Drive-In October 1987

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Mork and Mindy (1979) - Mork Meets the Racists

A vintage Mork from Ork action figure sparks memories of bizarre Mork and Mindy episode where Mork befriends White Supremacists.

Sunday, July 30, 2017

The Hitcher (1986)

Siskel and Ebert hate The Hitcher so much, they imagine things that aren't actually in the movie.

The Hitcher is a popular second feature at the Can-View Drive-In, playing in both May and September of 1986

Monday, July 3, 2017

Hot To Trot (1988)

John Candy voices the homophobic, sexed-up horse in Hot to Trot alongside Bobcat Goldthwait.

Filled with all the sexual innuendo and foul language you'd expect to find a 1980's PG rated movie.

Hot to Trot plays at the Can-View Drive-In with the Bobcat Goldthwait-less Police Academy 5 in August 1988

Sunday, June 18, 2017

House II: The Second Story (1987)

House II: The Second Story, PG-13 sequel to R-rated original. Features early Bill Maher appearance, Cheers alumni, and Love and Rockets comic book Easter egg.

"House II: The Second Story" plays at the Can-View Drive-In August 1987

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Star Wars (1977) at the Drive-In

40th anniversary of Star Wars coming to drive-in theatres across Canada.

Star Wars opens in Ottawa, ON July 22nd 1977

Star Wars part of Dusk To Dawn marathon in Windsor, ON September 1977

Star Wars going strong in Regina, SK October 1977