Our stock and store moved to 1830 N. Milwaukee Ave.

But our Facebook is in the same place. <3

Beautiful articles were written at chicagoist and The Chicago Tribune during our fundrasing campaign. We thank everyone for supporting the store. Come see us in the new space soon!

Certainly, the new physical space is an improvement, and we are busy refining it, though we are primarily interested in opening new mental spaces through movies. As always, we strive to help you find the right ones.

Mavericks of the Day
Sat Aug 29 2015

We're breaking our backs bringing out directors from the wall of the mavericks.


Hill, George Roy

  • Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
  • Slap Shot
  • Slaughterhouse-Five
  • Sting, The
  • World According to Garp, The

Henson, Jim / Oz, Frank

  • Muppets Take Manhattan, The

Cohen, Larry

  • Ambulance, The
  • Black Caesar
  • Bone
  • God Told Me To (aka Demon)
  • Hell Up in Harlem
  • It's Alive
  • It's Alive 2 - It Lives Again / It's Alive 3 - Island of the Alive
  • Perfect Strangers
  • Q: The Winged Serpent
  • Special Effects
  • Stuff, The

Johnson, Alan / Brooks, Mel

  • To Be or Not to Be

Merch: on/off apparel, link above.

Strangers will complement your "Bron" shirt. It's uncanny. Not all of us remember, the decay and everyday street crime of the 1970s, but we love Charles Bronson's response to it, just the same.

Don't miss the photos of William Dafoe himself modeling the "Foe" shirt.

And, yes, we carry properly fitting shirts for the ladies.

OMG, they're so fetch!

"Stop trying to make fetch happen. It's not going to happen." - Mean Girls