USA | 1980 | 96 minutes | PG
A struggling artist living in Los Angeles meets a girl who may hold the key to his happiness.
Director: Robert Greenwald
Cast: Olivia Newton-John, Gene Kelly, Michael Beck
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THIS SUMMER – JOIN DUMPSTER RACCOON CINEMA & STUDIO 400 FOR A THUMPING DISCO PARTY UNLIKE ANY OTHER!!!
What do you get when you combine the poetry of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Greek myth pastiche, roller skating, disco, and a mountain of cocaine???
Welcome to XANADU (1980)!!! The disco-musical/roller-skate-dancing movie so bad it launched the Razzie awards!!
Artist Sonny (Michael Beck) is feeling creatively blocked…until a weirdo lady in a mural (Olivia Newton-John, fresh from her star-making turn in GREASE (1978)) comes to LIFE and glorious SONG and pairs him with aging impresario (and talented hoofer) Danny (Gene Kelly, in his final film role). The mysterious woman thus a stately pleasure dome decrees!!! Thus rises XANADU – an art deco hot spot, where amazing songs and gorgeously terrible dance numbers boom!!
Join DUMPSTER RACCOON CINEMA for a film-going experience unlike any other as we host a blockbuster LIVE DISCO PARTY to celebrate one of the worst movies ever made!! The Revue will transform into STUDIO 400 — with pre and post DJ Performances!
Dress in your best late ’70s glam outfits to bypass the line!
Featuring DISCO LIGHTS, photo backdrop and funky tunes to dance to before and after the film! With pre- & post show DJ Sets By DJ RICEDREEM and a live pre-show drag performance hosted by Anthony Oliveira!!!
Pre-show DJ Set – 9:00pm
Film – 10:00pm
Post-Show DJ Set – Right Before Midnight
Doors Open 30 Minutes Before Showtime.
General Admission: $17
Loyalty Members, Students & Seniors: $14
Individual/Family Members: FREE
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