Fright Club: Bubba Ho-Tep

Director: Don Coscarelli Run Time: 92 min. Rating: R Release Year: 2003

Starring: Bob Ivy, Bruce Campbell, Ella Joyce, Ossie Davis

Country: United States
Language: English, German


Before the screening, join us at 6:00pm for a happy hour with fellow horror movie lovers, then at 7:00pm for the live recording of the Fright Club podcast hosted by George Wolf and Hope Madden.


“One of the most cool and tantalizingly bizarre flicks of 2003, this movie isn’t afraid to try anything.”

–James Berardinelli for ReelViews

About the film:

Elvis Presley and “JFK” stay in a nursing home where nothing happens – until a wayward Egyptian mummy comes and sucks out the old people’s souls through their a-holes. The two decide to fight back.

About the filmmaker:

Director, producer, and screenwriter Don Coscarelli is known for his cult favorite sci-fi/fantasy films, including the sword and sorcery epic The Beastmaster, Phantasm and its sequels, and John Dies at the End. His films have screened at numerous film festivals, including Sundance, Toronto, and SXSW, and in 2018, he published his memoir, “True Indie: Life and Death in Filmmaking.”

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