HENRY: PORTRAIT OF A SERIAL KILLER
Thursday, July 30
Introduced by Director John McNaughton via Skype
(1986, John McNaughton) After watching the homemade video of their massacre of a suburban family, Michael Rooker’s Henry and his drug-dealing accomplice decide to ... watch it again. Based on killer Henry Lee Lucas’ tall tales and actual crimes, Henry remained unreleased for years for censorship problems, paving the way for the NC-17 rating. Viewers are advised to go home by subway only in groups. Approx. 83 min. 35mm print courtesy of the director.
– Caryn James, The New York Times