This month we look at three modern 'horror' films. First up is Let The Right One In a Swedish vampire film floowed by Mockumentary vampire film from New Zealand What We Do In The Shadows and finally French/Belgian cannibal film Raw.
To mark the release of Blade Runner 2049, Dan, Kirk and Mike discuss movies about other androids - AI directed by Steven Spielberg and Ex Machina directed by Alex Garland. The featured music was Kraftwerk, Ministry, An Pierle, Ben Salisbury & Geoff Barrow and Oliver Cheatham.
Tonight Dan, Jo, Mike and Mark look at how celluloid tackles illness. They look at comedy-drama Other People from 2016 starring Jesse Plemons, the Oscar winning Still Alice with superb Julianne Moore and Glen Campbell: I'll Be Me from 2014 (in a tribute to the recently departed singer).
Tonight Take 127 plays music from the films featured in earlier shows:
The Hollywood Persuaders - Drums A-Go Go
Carter Burwell ft Tom Noonan - None of Them Are You
Teenage Fanclub - The Concept
Penny & the Quarters - You and Me
Orchestra Marrabenta Star de Mocambique - Nwahulwana
Aimee Man - Wise Up
Sean Buckley and the Breadcrumbs - Everybody Knows
Stephen Malkmus and the Million Dollar Bashers - Ballad of the Thin Man
Tonight Dan, Kirk and Mike discuss 2 mid-80s movies about yuppie nightmares - Something Wild directed by Jonathon Demme (1986) and After Hours directed by Martin Scorsese (1985). The featured music included was by Sister Carol, Fabulous Five, Peggy Lee and Bad Brains.