Across the galaxy, from another dimension, with the sole purpose of tingling, titillating, and terrorizing your frail human mind comes the 6th Sci-Fi Spectacular! Doors open at 11am on April 28th at the Portage Theater – 4050 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL (773-736-4050) – where there will be a pulsating celebration of all things other-worldly for 14 hours!!
Included with the festival screenings there will be vendor tables, a live charity auction benefiting Vital Bridges – which helps men, women and children impacted by HIV & AIDS build healthier lives, and a special guest appearance by Kelli Maroney, star of Night of the Comet, Chopping Mall, and Fast Times at Ridgemont High!
CURRENT FILM LINE-UP:
11:30 – Trailer Trash (Vintage Trailers & Short Films!)
Noon – Little Shop of Horrors (Original Corman Classic!)
1:30 – The Last Starfighter (80’s Awesomeness!)
3:15pm – Brazil (The Ultimate Dystopian Future!)
6pm – Night of the Comet (star Kelli Maroney in Person!)
8:15pm – Twelve Monkeys (Gilliam’s Modern Masterpiece!)
10:30pm – Attack the Block (Monster Mayhem!)
Midnight – The Theatre Bizarre (Midwest Premiere!)
SHORT FILMS & TRAILERS INCLUDE:
“Devil In My Ride” (Trailer for Gary Schultz’s feature!)
“Under the Table” – Darren Callahan
“Scary Ghost” – Leo O’Connell
TRAILER TRIBUTE TO ROGER CORMAN:
“Blast of Doom” – Kurt Long
“Henry’s Crazy Dream” – Danny Delpurgatorio
“Insane From Infinity!” – Gary Schultz
“Kusper on Ice” – Zoran Gvojic
“Children of the Invisible Man” – Darren Callahan
“The Beast From Under The Bridge” – Charlie Jaimes
“Mad Monster Mayhem” – John Danger Cambell
“The Kaledescope Man” – Andrew Klass
“The Ghoul in the Greenhouse” – Red Clark
“Catastrophe At Catalina” – Imagos Films
Tickets are available for pre-sale for only $20 at BrownPaperTickets.com – come and go as you please the day of the event, though admission rises to $24 at the door.
You can find more updates from the Sci-Fi Spectacular FaceBook Page.