"Have Yourself a Movie Little Christmas" (Free Screening + Reading)
Monday, December 6, 2010 at 7:00 PM (EST)
Brooklyn, United States
FREE SCREENING + READING, One Show Only!
Film critic Alonso Duralde presents a 50th anniversary screening of the cult classic SANTA CLAUS, the Mexican kiddie movie that warped an entire generation of kids north and south of the border. In this holiday epic from the director of WRESTLING WOMEN VS. THE AZTEC MUMMY, Santa Claus and his best bud Merlin the Wizard must team up to stop Satan from ruining Christmas. A combination of grammar-school surrealism and just-plain-bonkers-osity makes this a holiday classic you'll never forget -- and find yourself strangely drawn to each December.
"See All the Weird and Wonderful Characters of Make-Believe! The Fantastic Crystal Work-Room of the Happy Elves! The Fabulous Realm of the Candy-Stick Palaces!"
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Duralde will sign copies of his new book "Have Yourself a Movie Little Christmas" (Limelight Editions) following the screening. For more info on the book and the author, please visit his official website: http://www.alonsoduralde.com/
94 minutes. Dubbed in English. Presented in DVD. Unrated.
*** COME EARLY FOR LIQUOR & SNACKS! Last call 5 minutes before showtime.
*** FREE TICKETS: limit 4 per person, but please arrive early as seats are not guaranteed.
(March 2011) ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY called reRun one of 8 nationwide theaters "redefining the moviegoing experience."
(April 2011) EVERY DAY WITH RACHAEL RAY praised reRun's gourmet popcorn as one of 4 nationwide theaters "giving their classic snack an upgrade."
(October 2011) TIME OUT NEW YORK singled out reRun as a "DIY trailblazer," saying they "love reRun's laid-back vibe" and "friendly staff."
(December 2011) TRAVEL AND LEISURE hailed reRun, among 9 others, as one of "The World's Coolest Movie Theaters."
(February 2012) VARIETY says reRun "raises bar for indies" and is "among the only theaters in the U.S. that provides newfound theatrical and ancillary opportunities to films without a [distributor]."
reRun is reBar's independent cinema, located just down the hall from the restaurant. Featuring 48 reclaimed car seats, full bar, gourmet snack counter, and a 12-foot screen, reRun offers just the kind of intimate art-house theater experience you'd expect from the creators of the funky gastropub reBar.
reRun provides a large theater AV experience. An all-digital 1080p HD projector, coupled with a monstrous JBL 7.1 surround pro-audio sound system make the movies projected on the twelve foot screen come alive in a sparkling show. The bar features two rotating draft taps, a broad selection of bottled craft beers, a selection of sustainable, organic, and biodynamically farmed wines, a full liquor cabinet for your imbibing pleasure, and traditional and creative snacks created by reBar's Executive Chef Jeremy Leech.
During off-hours reRun is available for private rental. Children's birthdays, corporate off-site meetings, and private get-togethers are all possible in the theater. Call the reBar and reRun Special Events Department at (718) 797.3025 for private bookings. Catering available for your parties through reBar.
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