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Released and Abandoned: WNFU Halloween Special

  • Comfort Station 2579 North Milwaukee Avenue Chicago, IL, 60647 United States (map)

Released and Abandoned: Forgotten Oddities of the Home Video Era returns with a screening of

WNUF Haloween Special.

Originally broadcast live on October 31, 1987, the 'WNUF Halloween Special' is a stunning expose of terrifying supernatural activity that unfolded at the infamous Webber House, the site of ghastly murders. Local television personality Frank Stewart leads a group of paranormal investigators including Catholic exorcist, Father Joseph Matheson and the prolific husband-and-wife team Louis and Claire Berger. Together, the experts explore the darkest corners of the supposedly haunted Webber House, trying to prove the existence of the demonic entities within. Did they find the horrific truth or simply put superstitious rumors to rest?

Runtime 83mins
VHS Projection
This will be an outdoor screening weather premitting othewise it will be inside Comfort Station.


About:
Released and Abandoned: Forgotten Oddities of the Home Video Era is a monthly series curated by Paul Freitag-Fey and sponsored by the DAILY GRINDHOUSE. Featuring odd and lost/forgotten movies from the home video era some never distributed in theaters or on DVD. 

Free
No BYOB

Programmed by Raul Benitez and Nando Espinosa Herrera.

Earlier Event: May 27
Silent Eagles, Jabbering Parrots
Later Event: June 1
POWER Potluck