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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
Mon May 22 2017

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


Hopper, Dennis

  • Backtrack, 1990
  • Chasers, 1994
  • Colors, 1988
  • Easy Rider, 1969
  • Last Movie, The, 1971
  • Out of the Blue, 1980
  • The Hot Spot, 1990

Dante, Joe

  • Burbs, The, 1994
  • Burying the Ex (2014), 2014
  • Explorers, 1985
  • Gremlins, 1984
  • Gremlins 2: The New Batch, 1990
  • Howling, The, 1980
  • Innerspace, 1987
  • Looney Tunes: Back in Action, 2003
  • Piranha, 1978
  • Runaway Daughters, 1994
  • Screwfly Solution, The, 2006
  • Small Soldiers, 1998

Rosenberg, Stuart

  • Amityville Horror, The, 1979
  • April Fools, The, 1969
  • Brubaker, 1980
  • Cool Hand Luke, 1967
  • Drowning Pool, The, 1975
  • Move, 1970
  • Pocket Money, 1972
  • Pope of Greenwich Village, The, 1984
  • The Laughing Policeman, 1973
  • WUSA, 1970

Verhoeven, Paul

  • Basic Instinct (Unrated Director's Cut), 1992
  • Black Book, 2007
  • Business is Business, 1971
  • Flesh and Blood, 1985
  • Hollow Man, 2000
  • Katie Tippel, 1975
  • Robocop, 1987
  • Robocop (Blu-Ray), 1987
  • Showgirls, 1995
  • Showgirls (Blu-Ray), 1995
  • Soldier of Orange, 1977
  • Spetters, 1980
  • Starship Troopers, 1997
  • The 4th Man, 1983
  • Total Recall, 1990
  • Total Recall (Blu-ray), 1990
  • Turkish Delight, 1973

Merch on/off apparel

Most of our inventory of tee-shirts and coffe mugs is sold out. What we have left is only for sale in the store.

The On/Off Apparel site is not accepting orders for the time being. We've left it as it is for archival purposes. Please do keep an eye out for new items from On/Off Apparel, however.