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Exclusive: ArcLight Announces Slamdance Cinema Club November Titles

Exclusive: ArcLight Announces Slamdance Cinema Club November Titles

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Every month, the Slamdance Cinema Club presents new films from the 2015 Slamdance Film Festival, with each screening accompanied by a filmmaker Q&A, surprise guests and a moderator. The work of horror icon Robert Englund will at the center of Slamdance’s November lineup, as will documentarian Greg Kohs. Check out information on the two titles below, and head over to the Slamdance Cinema Club website for more information. 

Sunday, November 8
“Jack Brooks Monster Slayer”
MPAA Rating: R
Run Time: 87 min
Director: Jon Knautz
Cast: Robert Englund, Trevor Matthews
Genre: Horror Comedy
Synopsis: Jack Brooks is an angry, young plumber who has repressed the memory of witnessing his family’s brutal murder. Only when he unknowingly awakens an ancient evil, is Jack forced to confront his past, deal with the monstrous reality of the present and discover the true purpose of his inner rage.

Monday, November 9
“The Great Alone”
MPAA Rating: NYR
Run Time: 87 min
Director: Greg Kohs
Cast:Dick Mackey, Lance Mackey
Genre: Documentary
Synopsis: The Great Alone, shot in the arctic wilderness of Alaska, captures the inspiring comeback story of champion sled dog racer, Lance Mackey. From his sunniest days as a boy by his famous father’s side to cancer’s attempt to unseat him, The Great Alone pulls viewers along every mile of Lance’s emotional journey to become one of the greatest sled dog racers of all time.

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