Underground Film Journal

Streaming: Amazon

Want to find something awesome to watch on Amazon? These films will thrill, chill and delight you.

The Vampire’s Tomb

A family gathers at a mansion on the edge of a graveyard for the reading of the will of a deceased aunt, who may have returned from the grave to get revenge against her greedy relatives.

Director: Andre Perkowski

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No Through Road

A reclusive photographer finds a strange girl hiding in his house and protects her by any means necessary against three brutal thugs who desperately want her for mysterious reasons.

Director: Sam Barrett

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Cul De Sac: A Suburban War Story

This documentary examines the causes and ramifications of when Shawn Nelson, a plumber, stole a National Guard tank and drove it around the suburban streets of San Diego, California.

Director: Garrett Scott

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Desperate Living

After killing her husband, a harried housewife goes on the lam and ends up in a village that is is ruled over by an evil queen and is populated solely by degenerates and criminals.

Director: John Waters

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Female Trouble

Delinquent teenager Dawn Davenport (Divine) runs away from home and gets sucked into a world of outrageous criminal activity by a twisted couple hellbent on proving that “Crime Is Beauty.”

Director: John Waters

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Spine Tingler! The William Castle Story

This documentary profiles William Castle — the horror movie producer and director of such as The Tingler, 13 Ghosts and House on Haunted Hill — and invented numerous theater experiences, like putting joy buzzers under audience seats and making ghosts fly overhead.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz

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I Am Divine

This documentary chronicles the rise to fame of the iconic drag queen, Divine, who starred in John Waters’s films like Pink Flamingos, Female Trouble and Hairspray and shone as a disco diva, inspiring outsider performers for generations.

Director: Jeffrey Schwarz

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The Exhibitionists

An immoral filmmaker taunts his friends at a New Years Eve party in order to get them to confess their deepest, darkest secrets on camera and to get down and dirty with a faded pop star.

Director: Michael Melamedoff

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Zero Killed

Ordinary people are asked to describe their fantasies about death and murder, then are given the opportunity to act their scenarios out in short films as either a victim or a murderer.

Director: Michal Kosakowski

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Endings

A young girl who knows she is dying from leukemia spends her last day on Earth with a woman living with breast cancer and a junkie who is considering committing suicide.

Director: Chris Hansen

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