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(1988–1990)

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30 Sep. 1990
Stressed Environment
A female scientist who spent 12 years raising rats in a stressed environment in the hopes of evolving their intelligence faces the terrifying results of her experiment.
 
7 Oct. 1990
Murray's Monster
A black comedy about a psychiatrist who attempts to use a man who can turn into an unstoppable monster whenever his repressed anger is let loose through hypnosis to get rid of his annoying wife.
 
14 Oct. 1990
Bug House
A woman comes to an old house to see her estranged sister, only to find her sickly and pregnant with a creepy lothario boyfriend, who seduces her as well. She discovers his real, insectoid nature too late.
 
21 Oct. 1990
Cellmates
Spoiled American ends up in a South American jail for killing a kid with his car. He counts on his rich daddy's lawyer to get him out but a weird old political prisoner tells him he's in "the bad cell" that no one ever leaves.
 
28 Oct. 1990
Outpost
Sad existentialist drama about a female representative of a space mining corporation who visits the company's mining facility located on an uninhabited planet and run by a mutant slave to see why his output is behind schedule.
 
4 Nov. 1990
The Hole
During the Vietnam War, two US marines and their allied South Vietnamese guide end up trapped in the maze of underground Vietcong tunnels haunted by the undead restless spirits of the soldiers killed in the war.
 
11 Nov. 1990
Small Blessings
Black comedy about two normal, loving human parents who are constantly trying to keep their cute, demonic, monstrous, cannibalistic, mutant baby boy from devouring the neighbors. Meanwhile, a wannabe serial killer is stalking the area.
 
18 Nov. 1990
Shave and a Haircut, Two Bites
Young conspiracy theorist Kevin tries to convince his cool skeptical friend Tommy that an old-timey local barbershop is run by vampires in disguise.
 
25 Nov. 1990
The Young and the Headless
Jealous wheelchair-bound Edward takes his wife Victoria's long lost alpha male ex, Hunk, who suddenly came back for her, out of the picture for good. Being scientists, the two use microchips that mimic the human mind to rebuild Hunk.
 
9 Dec. 1990
The Waiting Game
After a nuclear blowout, two factions remain, the soldiers who launched the nukes, in their small fallout shelter, and nuclear holocaust vampires led by their vampire messiah outside. Only a short digital door code keeps the monsters out.
 
9 Dec. 1990
Sin-Sop
A nice, young, southern faith healer uses the miraculous cleansing ability of the corpse of the most evil man in the world to run a small, popular, sin-extraction business. A female reporter and a cynical psycho-killer try to debunk him.
 
16 Dec. 1990
A New Woman
A greedy wife tries to get her dying rich husband to give her the control over his buildings for the poor that she plans to sell. Inspired by Dicken's Christmas Carol, the husband's strange doctor tries to scare her straight.
 
23 Dec. 1990
Malcolm
Unhappy wife asks her depressed, workaholic husband to play his clarinet for her like he did in their youth. The music causes severe pain in his abdomen and he's taken to surgery. What they find trapped in there is beyond bizarre.
 
30 Dec. 1990
Household Gods
A modern, independent wife and mother is about to learn that no woman can defy the misogynistic household gods, who can turn the life of any housewife who refuses to submit to them into a living nightmare through sadistic mischief.
 
6 Jan. 1991
The Space Eaters
In this tribute to 1950s monster movies, two old gentlemanly friends are playing a game of chess, when a sinister telepathic alien invader shaped like a giant tentacled eyeball arrives to eat their brains.
 
13 Jan. 1991
The Waiting Room
Ben suggests to his newlywed son John and daughter-in-law Kate to spend their wedding night in the same hotel room where he spent his honeymoon. When a mysterious woman kidnaps John there, ashamed Ben reveals his secret to Kate.
 
20 Jan. 1991
Leavings
Two beat cops tell their boss about the strange occurrences in the city they've recently witnessed such as normal people being turned into surgically reassembled freaks. He offers them the truth, but it comes with a price.
 
27 Jan. 1991
Desirable Alien
To pass the U.S. citizenship test, a Greek lothario with a big secret must first agree to a physical, which he desperately wants to avoid, so he tries to seduce the female immigration officer in charge of his case to get a free pass.
 
3 Feb. 1991
A Face for Radio
A cocky, sleazy and horny late night talk radio host brings in a sexy female guest who claims the aliens gave her the solution to evil in the world - a monster that eats bad people who agree to it. He laughs it off, at first.
 
10 Feb. 1991
Werewolf of Hollywood
A frustrated, ambitious scriptwriter plans to use the information that one of the top producers in the Hollywood studio he's working for might be a werewolf to finally advance his career.
 
17 Feb. 1991
Talk Nice to Me
A ladies' man is being harassed over the phone by a mysterious lonely female stalker with a seductive voice.
 
24 Feb. 1991
Hostile Takeover
A greedy yuppie Wall Street banker tries to apply President Reagan's voodoo economics literally - by selling his soul to the devil through a voodoo priestess to become rich and powerful. He realizes too late the downside of this deal.
 
18 Apr. 1991
The Maker
In an abandoned hotel, Mack meets a happy drunk called Freddy who can create anything he wants out of thin air - even food and money, but it all ends up having some critical flaw to it. And if Freddy stops drinking? His nightmares return.
 
26 Apr. 1991
The Moving Finger
When a mysterious, impossibly long finger inexplicably and creepily pokes up out of the drain of his bathroom sink, a family man is pushed to the brink of sanity in his attempts to get rid of it.
 

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