It's time once again for the Sci-Fi Spectacular, Chicago's annual science fiction (and sci-fi horror) film festival hosted by Terror in the Aisles! The event takes place next Saturday, March 17th, beginning at noon. The festival lasts around 14 hours. Guests may come and go as needed throughout the day when wearing the festival wristband.
Special guests include: VICTORIA PRICE (Author of Vincent Price: A Daughter's Biography and The Way of Being Lost), SYBIL DANNING (Battle Beyond the Stars, Howling II... Your Sister is a Werewolf, The Red Queen Kills Seven Times), and NOAH HATHAWAY (The NeverEnding Story, Battlestar Galactica, Troll).
- A TRIP TO THE MOON (Silent short. Live organ accompaniment by Jay Warren)
- THE BLOB (1958, Sponsored by the House of Monsters)
- ZARDOZ (Sponsored by The Chicago Independent Film Critic Circle)
- Film shorts block 5:25pm
- THE ABOMINABLE DR. PHIBES (Victoria Price Q&A! Sponsored by neonmoviebunker.com)
- THE NEVERENDING STORY (Noah Hathaway Q&A! Sponsored by Hollywoodshow.com)
- BATTLE BEYOND THE STARS (Sybil Danning Q&A! Independent Film Achievement Award! Sponsored by Hollywoodshow.com)
- SCANNERS (Sponsored by the House of Monsters)
- Oh Sh-t, They're All Zombies by Tim Troemner
- Phantom of the Cosmos by Lowcarbcomedy.com
- Open Caskets by FlemFilms
- Mister Sticks by David Schmidt
- Worst Day of Your Life by Sex Girl Patrol by Scott Ian VonFrankenstein
- Galaxy Lords Trailer by Champions of the Cosmos
- Ding Dong by Timothy Troy
TICKETS are $30 pre-sale and $35 at the door. Tickets are currently being sold online HERE, and at these locations: Bucket O' Blood Books and Records (3182 N. Elston), AlleyCat Comics (5304 N. Clark), and Laurie's Planet of Sound (4639 N. Lincoln Ave.).
Located at the Davis Theater, 4614 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago IL 60625. No outside food or drinks. Doors open at 11am.
Films, guests, and schedule are subject to change.