Tag: 70mm

This Week in Sci-Fi and Horror: Candyman [35mm], 70mm Film Fest, Dark Red

This Week in Sci-Fi and Horror: Candyman [35mm], 70mm Film Fest, Dark Red
“Don’t walk to the theater–RUN!” MOVIES: CANDYMAN [35mm] – (March 9th at 7pm) One of the few films that brilliantly nails down the notion of beauty in horror. Director Bernard Rose created a perfect execution of marrying horror with romance in Candyman. Based on Clive Barker’s short story, “The Forbidden,” the 1992 film follows a... Read more »

Weekend Horror: G-FEST, EEGAH, Grotesque Art Exhibit

Weekend Horror: G-FEST, EEGAH, Grotesque Art Exhibit
Have a great weekend. As I like to say, “Don’t walk to the theater–RUN!” MOVIES: G-FEST – (July 14th-16th) Godzilla, Kaiju, Mothra… It’s all here at this huge festival where classic Godzilla movie fandom reigns! Amazing artwork, toys, movies, and celebrity guests (including Shinji Higuchi, director of SHIN GODZILLA). Full schedule of events HERE. Crowne... Read more »

Weekend: Santa Sangre, Van & Chopper Art Show, 70mm Film Fest

Weekend: Santa Sangre, Van & Chopper Art Show, 70mm Film Fest
Movies, parties, weird ‘n crazy art shows, and 70mm! Have a great weekend. As I like to say, “Don’t walk to the theater–RUN!” MOVIES: SANTA SANGRE – (July 8th at 7pm & 9:30pm) Director Alejandro Jodorowsky has always been a force to be reckoned with when it comes to the imagination department. His films defy... Read more »
Advertisement:

Weekend Options: The Sadist, 70mm Film Festival

Weekend Options: The Sadist, 70mm Film Festival
Have a great, safe weekend! MOVIES: THE SADIST [35mm] – (July 1st at 7pm & 9pm) Arch Hall, Jr. stars in this Thrill Killers-themed exploitation classic from 1963. Doc Films, Max Palevsky Cinema, Ida Noyes Hall, University of Chicago, 1212 E. 59th St., Chicago, IL 60637. 2,001: A Space Odyssey [70mm] – (June 30th-July 6th)... Read more »

Weekend Bets: 70mm Film Festival, They Look Like People, and More

Weekend Bets: 70mm Film Festival, They Look Like People, and More
The weekend is here, bringing good tidings of genre films around the city–especially for Hitchcock fans. The Music Box Theatre has gathered an impressive lineup for their 70mm Film Festival running February 19th through March 10th, starting with Vertigo. Hitchcock/Truffaut screens at both Facets and Doc Films over the weekend, and the Chicago Cinema Society... Read more »
  • Advertisement:
  • Advertisement:
  • ChicagoNow is full of win

    Welcome to ChicagoNow.

    Meet our bloggers,
    post comments, or
    pitch your blog idea.

  • Meet The Blogger

    Kristin Wicks

    Horror movie fanatic. Sculptor of oddities. Owner of Chicago Creepster Yahoo!, festival volunteer, writer, artist, social media freelance. Officially a biomechanical Frankenlady. Doing what I can to support our spooky community.

  • Tags

  • Advertisement: