Midnight weekend screenings happen on Friday & Saturday nights (meaning arrive on Friday and/or Saturday night by 11:45pm for seating, the movie starts after midnight)!
Director: John Carpenter Run Time: 97 min. Release Year: 1988
Starring: George 'Buck' Flower, Jason Robards III, John Lawrence, Keith David, Meg Foster, Peter Jason, Raymond St. Jacques, Roddy Piper, Susan Barnes, Sy Richardson
Nada, a down-on-his-luck construction worker, discovers a pair of special sunglasses. Wearing them, he is able to see the world as it really is: people being bombarded by media and government with messages like “Stay Asleep”, “No Imagination”, “Submit to Authority”. Even scarier is that he is able to see that some usually normal-looking people are in fact ugly aliens in charge of the massive campaign to keep humans subdued.