The Cinema Wasteland Movie and Memorabilia Expo will take place at the The Holiday Inn on Route 82 in Strongsville, OH the first weekend in October 2010.
The Cinema Wasteland Movie and Memorabilia Expo is a 3-day convention celebrating drive-in/Grindhouse horror and exploitation films. Cinema Wasteland specializes in Drive-In and Grindhouse movies and collectibles from the late 50′s through the mid 80′s.
October 1-3, 2010
15471 Royalton Rd. (Route 82)
Strongsville, OH 44136
Films and Schedules
Friday, October 1st
Movie Trailers: an hour of drive-in/grindhouse movie trailers
Abby: William Girdler’s Drive-In version of The Exorcist with Carol Speed and Austin Stoker
Short Film Block: eight shorts
Bonbons Rouges: short film from Jef.X
Deadbeat at Dawn: Jim VanBebber’s gang classic
Ozone! Attack of the Redneck Mutants: Matt Devlin’s B-movie classic
Alien Factor: Don Dohler’s B-movie classic
I Spit On Your Grave: The infamous original with Camille Keaton (who will do an introduction). Shown uncut.
Saturday, October 2nd
The Sheik: Wrestling’s Greatest Villain: documentary
Track of the Moonbeast: Cheese Classic that you might have seen on Mystery Science Theater 3000
Saturday Morning Hardcore Wrestling: from 42nd Street Pete
3 Stooges At Noon: original 3 Stooges shorts on 16mm
The Family Business: Independent short
Lethal Obsession: Independent exploitation movie
The Uh-Oh Show: Herschell Gordon Lewis’ latest film
Next Door: Movie starring Lynn Lowry and Sal Lizard
Hell Up In Harlem: Classic with Fred Williamson and Gloria Hendry
Grindhouse Panel: with 42nd Street Pete
The Abomination: Indie gore classic
Thou Shall Not Kill… Except: Directed by Josh Becker
Sella Turcica: Starring Camille Keaton
Ghastlee Nite at the Movies: hosted by A. Ghastlee Ghoul
Zombie Christ: from Bill Zebub
Phantasm: Don Coscarelli’s classic from 1979 starring Reggie Bannister and Angus Scrimm will be showing at 10:30pm
El Topo: The original “Midnight Movie” classic from Alejandro Jodorowsky will be showing at 11:45pm
The Green Slime: cheesy sci-fi/horror classic will be shown at midnight
Sunday, October 3rd
Zombie Apocalypse: shot in Michigan
The Green Slime: encore presentation at noon
Tabloid: 80s anthology comedy
Alien Factor: encore presentation
Sella Turcica: encore presentation
Phantasm: encore presentation at 3:15pm
Herschell Gordon Lewis: Appearing on Friday and Saturday only, H.G. Lewis is known as the “Godfather of Gore” and is responsible for the gore classics BLOOD FEAST, GORE-GORE GIRLS, TWO THOUSAND MANIACS, WIZARD OF GORE, COLOR ME BLOOD RED. He made Blood Feast 2 in 2002 and has a new film called The Uh-Oh show.
Camille Keaton: Camille Keaton starred in European horror films like WHAT HAVE THEY DONE TO SOLANGE? (1972), and THE EVIL EYE (1973) before starring as Jennifer Hill in the infamous revenge flick Day of the Woman AKA I Spit On Your Grave (1977). She is still acting today.
Reggie Bannister: Reggie has appeared in all four Phantasm movies as everyone’s favorite guitar playing ice cream vendor/girl-chaser/tall-man-fighter.
Gigi Bannister: Reggie’s wife and partner in Production Magic (production company), also a special effects coordinator and set decorator.
Josh Becker: Director of Thou Shall Not Kill… Except (AKA Stryker’s War). Has worked with Sam Raimi and Bruce Campbell.
Gloria Hendry: Starred in Black Caesar, Live and Let Die, Hell Up In Harlem, Black Belt Jones, Savage Sisters.
Robert “John” Skipper: Starred in Jodorowsky’s infamous midnight movie El Topo
Carol Speed: Starred in The New Centurions, Big Bird Cage, The Mack, Black Samson, Abby, and Disco Godfather.
Carter Stevens: Adult film producer and director of Roller Babies, Jail Bait.
Austin Stoker: Appeared in Abby, Assault on Precinct 13 (original), Battle for the Planet of the Apes, Horror High
Jim Van Bebber: Director of Deadbeat at Dawn
Mike King: Producer and Cinematographer of Deadbeat at Dawn
Marc Pitman: played “Bone Crusher” in Deadbeat at Dawn
Glen Coburn: wrote, directed, and starrred in Bloodsuckers From Outer Space. Contributed to a segment of Tabloid.
Matt Devlen: Involved with the low-budget films Tabloid, The Abomination, Ozone! Attack of the Redneck Mutants.
Barbara Dow: Also known as Muther Video, she starred in Ozone! Attack of the Redneck Mutants, Tabloid.
Ruby Larocca: Starred in many camp, exploitation, erotic spoof movies. Starred in Flesh For The Beast, Shadow: Dead Riot, and The Lost.
A. Ghastlee Ghoul: The host of the Dayton and Springfield Ohio area’s long running “The Ghastlee Movie Show”
Amy Lynn Best: Actress, dancer, producer.
Ron Bonk: filmmaker and distributor
Count Gore De Vol: horror film host
42nd Street Pete: Grindhouse film expert and panel host
Bill Hinzman: The “graveyard zombie” from the original Night of the Living Dead. Worked on Romero’s The Crazies, Season of the Witch.
Lloyd Kaufman: Founder and President of Troma. Hopefully needs no introduction.
Sal Lizard: actor in independent flicks, including zombie genre.
Son of Ghoul: Horror host from Akron/Cleveland area
Tom Sullivan: makeup effects man who worked on the first 2 evil Dead films.
Mike Watt: Director of The Resurrection Game and editor of Sirens of Cinema magazine.
Single day admissions are available at the door for $20 per day.
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