Free Movie being shown downstairs.
(1978). One of the few well captured Sex Pistols live shows at a concert given in Longhorn in 1978 at the peak of the Sex Pistols rise to power. Dir. Anita Camarata & Eric Gardner. (55mins)
The World Atlas of Whisky book launch party at 7pm with author Dave Broom in the house! Dave will be selling and signing copies, as well as, drinking and talking booze.
(1985). Following the accidental release of a deadly gas at a medical supply warehouse, cadavers re-animate in search of BRAINS. Dir. Dan O’Bannon. Starring: Clu Gulager & James Karen. (91mins)
(1983) (82Ms) Directed by A.M. Frank (aka Jess Franco). Starring: Manuel Gelin, France Jordan, Eric Viellard.
During World War II a German tank squadron is tasked with transporting
a shipment of gold across the North African desert. The Germans are attacked by allied forces and all are killed except for a lone British commando. Years later, his son Robert, hearing of his father’s sudden death, returns home only to discover a long kept secret. Apparently the Nazi gold was never recovered and lies buried in an oasis in the depths of the Sahara Desert – and it is worth over $6 million! And now Robert is getting together a group of adventurers to search for the missing gold. Only the dead do not give up their secrets (or gold) lightly, and soon Robert and his intrepid band are face-to-face with the hidden horror within the dunes of death!
(1977) That this DVD could have resurfaced all these years later and in reasonably good enough condition so as to be restored in all its beer-soaked, brazen glory is miraculous. We can thank Rod Swenson, the original director back then, and amongst those nostalgic contributors to this package placing a new perspective overall. Not only will Live at CBGB’s 1977 appeal to longtime Punk fans, this will unearth a whole new generation of followers that want to know “what the real deal was about.” Features 10 live songs and a post show interview. Dir. Ron Swenson. (45 Mins)
(1980). Exposure to radiation in a nuclear accident turns a plane full of passengers into a mutant race of blood-crazed zombies in this gorefest of Italian horror. Dir. Umberto Lenzi. Starring: Mel Ferrer. (90mins)
(1987) (92Ms) Directed by Paul D’Amato & Claudio Lattanzi. Starring: Robert Vaughn, Leslie Cumming.
Horror and violence reach from beyond the grave! A Vietnam vet brutally kills his wife, her lover and his exotic pet bird. Many years later, a group of young scientists studying the habits of a rare species of bird, stumble upon an old abandoned house. Soon weird things begin to occur and people start turning up dead. The surviving researchers only help, a strange and isolated old blind man (Vaughn) who seems to know far too much about what is happening…
(2006) Northwest musicians Andrew Loomis with Fred and Toody Cole are Dead Moon. They exemplify DIY, they record their masters at a home that they built and they tour relentlessly – one gig ahead of a day job! Dir. Jason Summers & Kate Fix. (88mins)
(1978). Following an epidemic of zombies, two SWAT team members, a traffic reporter and his girlfriend take refuge in a secluded shopping mall. Dir. George Romero. Satrring: David Emge & Ken Foree. (127mins)
(1989) (85Ms) Dir. by Clyde Anderson. (aka Claudio Fragasso). Starring: Jeff Stryker, Candice Daly, Jim Gaines.
Adventurers on a remote island uncover a voodoo cult. All attempts to stop the voodoo rite in progress fail and the gates of Hell are opened, allowing flesh-eating undead to walk the Earth. On the other side of the island, a group of vacationers are enjoying the sun and fun. But soon their good times will be interrupted as they become trapped in an unending nightmare of blood and brain-munching terror!
(1978). KISS battles a demented genius inventor at California’s Magic Mountain amusement park who is turning the visitors into robots – and KISS is next. Featuring some of KISS’s best tunes performed with stunning visual effects. Dir. Gordon Hessler. Starring: KISS. (96 Mins)
(1991). This film showcases Iggy at one of the high points of his career. 22 cuts of Rock & Roll mayhem with drummer Larry Mullins, guitarist Whitey Kirst and bass guitarist Craig Pike, including – Raw Power, 5 Foot 1, Dirt, Loose, Lust For Life, China Girl, I Got A Right, Butt Town, Wild Child, My Baby Want’s To Rock & Roll, Neon Forest , Home, Brick By Brick, 1969, Candy, I Wanna Be Your Dog, No Fun, Search And Destroy, Down On The Street, The Passenger, Louie Louie & Foxy Lady. Starring : Iggy Pop. (107min)
(1968). Racecar driver Steve Grayson’s manager and friend, Kenny Donford (Bixby), has mismanaged his winnings and Steve (Elvis) finds himself in deep trouble with the IRS for back taxes. Susan Jacks (Sinatra) is an IRS agent assigned to keep tabs on Steve and apply his future prize money toward his $150,000 debt. But she ends up taking a romantic interest in him instead.
Starring: Elvis Presley, Bill Bixby & Nancy Sinatra.
Dir. Norman Taurog. (94 mins.)
(1962) (77Ms) Dir. by Fritz Bottger.
Starring: Alexander D’Arcy, Temple Foster (Harald Maresch).
An airplane heading to Singapore carrying a group of female dancers and a
Hollywood talent scout (D’Arcy) crashes on an island somewhere in the South
Pacific. But surviving the crash was the easy part for the island is infested with mutated spiders. When a member of their group is bitten and transformed into fiend to hideous to describe, the true surviving begins!
Oktoberfest & Pumpkin Beer Festival
On Tuesday, September 23th, Delilah’s will be hosting a comprehensive
tasting of Oktoberfest & Pumpkin beers. We will be tasting every possible
version of these beers available in this market – plus a five year vertical of
Ayinger Oktoberfest and a 3 year vertical of Southern Tier Pumpking! Some of
the beers being tasted include, but are not limited to: Ayinger Oktoberfest,
Paulaner Oktoberfest, Hacker-Pshorr Oktoberfest, Becks Oktoberfest, Goose
Island Oktoberfest, Great Lakes Oktoberfest, Summit Oktoberfest + Buffalo
Bills Pumpkin Ale, Southern Tier Pumpking, New Holland Ichabod Pumpkin Ale,
Dogfishead Pumpkin Ale, Lakefront Pumpkin Lager & O’Fallen Pumpkin Ale. This
is guaranteed to be ideal for both the new enthusiast as well as the long
term aficionado – and talk about becoming an educated shopper. Again, this
tasting will take place on Tuesday, September 23th from 5pm – 9pm, at
Delilah’s, 2771 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago (773) 472-2771. There is no cost to
attend and the various beers will be available to purchase by the whole
bottle/pint, or as a comprehensive sampling – information about the beers will
be available. After 9pm, we will be releasing our Oktoberfest and Pumpkin Beer
List which will feature most of these beers for as long as they are seasonally
available. Feel free to call with any questions.
(1979). This film catches “The Godfather of Soul” live in Monterey, January 1979. Beginning with a rousing performance of “Get Up Offa That Thing,” the band crashes right from one killer number to the next and he’s covered in sweat by the end of it. “Sex Machine”, “Georgia on My Mind,” “Please Please Please,” before moving into “Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag” – fantastic! Starring : James Brown. (60min)
(1967). Elvis is Scott Heyward, a rich kid switching places with a water skiing instructor – as they both see life from the other side. Will Elvis/Scott/Tom win the girl? A perfectly funtastic end of summer romp, with some great musical cuts. Starring: Elvis Presley, Bill Bixby & Shelley Fabares. Dir. Arthur H. Nadel. 100 mins.
(1963) (85Ms) Directed by Al World (Alvaro Mancori). Starring: Dan Vadis, SpelaRozin, Carla Calo, Ken Clark, Maria Fiore, Ugo Sasso.
Hercules (Vadis) falls for Telca (Rozin), the beautiful daughter of a deposed king (Sasso) under the thrall of an evil sorceress Ella (Calo). Captured and enslaved by Ella, Hercules must first free himself and then liberate the kingdom’s citizens before he can live in happiness with his new love. A.KA. ‘Hercules the Invincible’.
This collection of 22 Clash live cuts shows the band throughout their career – Munich 1977, London ‘78 & ‘79, Tomorrow Show With Tom Snyder ‘81, Tokyo ‘82, Shea Stadium ‘82, the US Festival ‘83 ++. Dir. Don Letts. (82mins)
(1972). Winner of the 1972 Golden Globe for Best Documentary. Elvis On Tour showcases The King in top form with all the magic that has become his legend. Dir. Pierre Adidge & Robert Abel. 93 mins.
(1959) (101Ms) Dir. Pietro Francisci.
Starring: Steve Reeves, Sylvia Lopez, Gabriele Antonini, Primo Carnera.
Hercules (Reeves) and Ulysses (Antonini) are en route to Thebes. They stop to rest, and Hercules unknowingly drinks from the magical waters of Lethe making him lose his memory. He becomes enslaved by Queen Omphale (Lopez), trapped in her garden of pleasure. Can Ulysses help Hercules restore his memory and escape Queen Omphale’s evil clutches?!
(2003). These 23 songs show The Clash at their absolute peak, recorded live at the Capitol Theatre in Passaic, New Jersey, March 8, 1980. (No Director credit) (86 mins).
(1970). This film documents Elvis’ Summer Festival in Las Vegas – his return to the stage after 14 years of making movies, with the bulk of the footage from the International Hotel in Las Vegas in August of 1970. Dir. Dennis Sanders. 108 mins.
(1964) (96Ms) Directed by Domenico Paolella. Starring: Rock Stevens (Peter Lupus), Helga Line, Mario Petri, Livio
Hercules (Stevens) must rescue the Queen of the Hellenes (Line) and
free the people of Babylon from the evil sorcerer Osar (Lorenzon). Complicating Hercules’ task is King Phaleg of Assyria (Petri). He claims friendship, but has his own designs – wanting to force the Queen to marry him, and expand his kingdom. Can Hercules defeat these two power-mad rulers and save the Queen or will he fall before the staggering odds!?!
The most complete documentary to date examining Punk’s most influential band. Featuring old club footage through giant stadium shows cut with terrific interviews. Dir. Don Letts. (80mins).
(1968). This Elvis television special captures him at the beginning of his comeback run. He looks good and he sounds great and the choreography is unbelieveably and fantastically bizarre at times. Part of our Elvis Disappearance Month Celebration!!! Dir. Steve Binder. (76 mins)
(1961) (95Ms) Directed by
Vittorio Cottafavi. Starring: Reg Park, Fay Spain, Ettore Manni, Luciano Marin, Laura Efrikian. The ever globe-trotting Hercules (Park) happens to be the right man at the right place when he saves the beautiful Iseme (Efrikian) from the deadly dragon Proteus. And lucky for Herc – she’s the daughter of Antinea (Spain), the Queen of Atlantis! Or, maybe not so lucky – it seems Antinea has designs on the Greeks, wants her daughter dead and has taken Hercules’ son captive. Enraged, Hercules brings the pain on the Atlanteans in order to save his son!
(1984). These two concerts show The Clash as they rise into “the only band that mattered” playing two blistering sets with several odd versions of their classic songs. (No Director credit) (99 mins).
(1976). Filmmakers Ivan Kral & Amos Poe were interested in the emerging Punk scene coming out of CBGBs and Max’s Kansas City. They began filming at shows and this film displays that footage with a raw and disjointed soundtrack. Dir. Amos Poe. Starring : Blondie, Television, Ramones, Heartbreakers, Patti Smith, Talking Heads & Wayne County. (85min)
(1986). Ding dong you’re dead! Evil zombies force a
messed up Vietnam Vet back to the House where his nightmare began. Starring: William Katt, George Wendt & Richard Moll. Dir. Steve Miner. (93mins)