|Die, Mommie, Die 2003 R, 90 min.|
Director: Mark Rucker
Cast: Charles Busch, Natasha Lyonne, Jason Priestley, Frances Conroy, Philip Baker Hall, Stark Sands, Victor Raider-Wexler, Nora Dunn, Stanley DeSantis, Josh Hutchinson, Angela Paton, Christopher McDaniel
Drag queen Charles Busch takes on the role of ex-pop singer Angela Arden who murders her producer husband (Philip Baker Hall) so she can be with her gigolo boyfriend (Jason Priestley) in this campy tale of greed, corruption, and revenge. A dark comedy.
|It Could Happen to You 1994 PG, 101 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Drama / Romance
Director: Andrew Bergman
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Bridget Fonda, Rosie Perez, Isaac Hayes, Wendell Pierce, Seymour Cassel, Stanley Tucci, J.E. Freeman, Red Buttons, Richard Jenkins, Victor Rojas, Charles Busch, Robert Dorfman, Beatrice Winde, Ginny Yang
Charlie Lang (Nicolas Cage), a New York policeman, finds himself short on change one day and tips coffee shop waitress Yvonne (Bridget Fonda) with half of his lottery ticket. When his ticket turns up a winner, Charlie honors his commitment and splits the $4,000,000 with the waitress. His wife Muriel (Rosie Perez) busies herself spending the loot while Charlie and Yvonne busy themselves with each other.
|Psycho Beach Party 2000 N/R, 95 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Horror / Mystery / Thriller
Director: Robert Lee King
Cast: Lauren Ambrose, Thomas Gibson, Nicholas Brendon, Kimberley Davies, Charles Busch, Matt Keeslar, Danni Wheeler, Nick Cornish, Andrew Levitas, Kathleen Robertson, Beth Broderick, Amy Adams, Nathan Bexton, Buddy Quaid, Jenica Bergere
Combine the 1950s'-1960s' beach party flicks with monster movies and you get this comedy/horror/thriller film. The plot involves would-be surfer Chicklet/Florence Forrest (Lauren Ambrose) who just happens to have an alternate personality that comes to the fore during her blackouts. Meanwhile, a psychotic killer is on the loose. Could Florence's personality problems have anything to do with the carnage?
|Trouble on the Corner 1997 N/R, 114 min.|
Director: Alan Madison
Cast: Tony Goldwyn, Debi Mazar, Charles Busch, Roger Rees, Edie Falco, Tammy Grimes, Giancarlo Esposito, Mark Margolis, Joe Morton, Daniel von Bargen
A psychologist, Jeff Stewart (Tony Goldwyn), takes on his patients' neuroses and becomes obsessed with his upstairs neighbor in this very amusing comedy.
|1. Die, Mommie, Die (2003)|
2. It Could Happen to You (1994)
3. Psycho Beach Party (2000)
4. Trouble on the Corner (1997)
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