UW Cinematheque: Special Presentations
Basket Case | USA | 1982 | DCP | 91 min. Director: Frank Henenlotter
Friday, October 26, 2018
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Kevin Van Hentenryck, Terri Susan Smith, Beverly Bonner Young Duane arrives in NYC with a basket containing his twisted, demented waist-high brother Belial. Communicating telepathically, the formerly conjoined twins are out for revenge on the quack doctors who screwed up the operation that separated them. A low-budget horror-comedy cult classic, this new 4K restoration of Basket Case will be introduced by Katie Trainor, Film Collections Manager at New York’s Museum of Modern Art.