Film screenings happen every Wednesday at 8pm

Outdoor Film screenings are at dusk (sundown) out on the Comfort Station lawn.

Music performances happen every Thursday at 7pm

Art openings happen the first Saturday of every month, and are displayed for the entirety of the month

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Released and Abandoned: Acting on Impulse (1993)

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

Released and Abandoned: Forgotten Oddities of the Home Video Era presents:

Acting on Impulse (1993)
AKA Roses are Dead

Plot: In this behind-the-scenes thriller, a movie actress finds herself accused of hacking up her producer. She tries to flee with two lovers preparing to marry. The three get into all sorts of trouble that ends with the death of the fiancee. Once again, the actress finds herself accused of the crime, but did she do it? -RT

Directed by Sam Irvin
C. Thomas Howell
Linda Fiorentino
Nancy Allen
Rated: R
Running time: 93 minutes
Media VHS projection.

VHS trailer:

This screening will be outside out on our lawn, weather permitting. 
Otherwise it will be inside Comfort Station.

Hosted and curated by Paul Freitag-Fey writer for the DAILY GRINDHOUSE and sponsored by The DailyGrindhouse.

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

Programmed by Raul Benitez and Nando Espinosa Herrera.