THE DAILY RUNDOWN is a quick look at just a few of the cool screenings and film events happening around the U.S. every day. It is not intended to be an exhaustive, comprehensive list, but a sampling of the terrific genre cinema available to check out at your local art house, megaplex, film society, and repertory theaters.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2017 (All show times are local)
The killer John Carpenter/Kurt Russell double feature of BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA at 7:00 pm and ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK at 8:55 pm is happening at the Castro Theatre in San Francisco. Tickets and info can be found here.
Want to be truly creeped out? Check out Tod Browning’s infamous classic FREAKS. It’s playing at the Alamo Drafthouse in Houston at 10:45 pm. Tickets and info can be found here.
The midnight movie at Coolidge Corner Theatre in Brookline, MA is Tobe Hooper’s maniacal THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE PART 2. This is a 35mm screening. Tickets and info can be found here.
If you know of an under-the-radar theater or film society regularly putting together repertory screenings or special events, feel free to let me know on Twitter!
Tags: big trouble in little china, carrie, Escape from New York, Freaks, Invasion of the Body Snatchers, john carpenter, Kurt Russell, Pulp Fiction, Quentin Tarantino, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre Part 2, Tobe Hooper, Tod Browning