Special Screenings

  • Clerks

    Clerks (1994)

    Rated R, 89 min. Directed by Kevin Smith. Starring Brian O'Halloran, Jeff Anderson, Marilyn Ghigliotti and Lisa Spoonauer.

    Smith's feature debut is an outrageous, profane, and deliriously dead-on comedy that follows a day in the life of two young convenience/video-store clerks. Read a full review of Clerks.

    7PM Alamo Drafthouse Lakeline, 14028 U.S. 183 N., 512/861-7070

  • Flesh Eater (1988)

    Rated R, 88 min. Directed by Bill Hinzman. Starring Bill Hinzman, John Mowod and Leslie Ann Wick.

    Terror Tuesday: If you like your zombie films plotless and full of gratuitous nudity, well then bub, this one's for you.

    9:40PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320

  • Giuseppe Makes a Movie (2014)

    Not rated, 82 min. Directed by Adam Rifkin.

    This doc follows Giuseppe Andrews, once a child actor and now making films in the trailer park he lives in. The film follows his two-day shoot of his feature Garbanzo Gas. The director will be there for a Q&A.

    7:15PM Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar, 1120 S. Lamar, 512/383-8309

  • Hocus Pocus (1993)

    Rated PG, 95 min. Directed by Kenny Ortega. Starring Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, Omri Katz, Thora Birch and Vinessa Shaw.

    Girlie Night: In this comedy, sister witches from the 17th century reemerge in modern-day Salem, Mass. Read a full review of Hocus Pocus.

    7PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320

  • Human Lanterns (1982)

    Not rated, 95 min. Directed by Chung Sun. Starring Tony Liu, Chen Kuan Tai and Lo Lieh.

    Eastern Fury: Shaw Brothers curio that mashes martial arts and horror.

    7PM Alamo Drafthouse Village, 2700 W. Anderson, 512/459-7090


  • Nightmare on Elm Street and Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors Double Feature

    Blue Starlite Drive-In: 22 Nights of Halloween

    8PM Blue Starlite Drive-In at Austin Studios, 1901 E. 51st, 512/850-6127

  • Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny

    Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny (2006)

    Rated R, 93 min. Directed by Liam Lynch. Starring Jack Black, Kyle Gass, Tim Robbins, Ben Stiller, Amy Poehler, Jason Reed, John C. Reilly, Dave Grohl, Ronnie James Dio and Meat Loaf.

    Scoot Dive-Inn Theatre: This music series co-hosted by the Chronicle continues with the big screen adventures of Jables and KG. Awesome sauce! Read a full review of Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny.

    8PM The Scoot Inn, 1308 E. Fourth, 512/478-6200


    1800 N. Congress, 512/936-4629

  • D-Day: Normandy 1944

    D-Day: Normandy 1944 (2014)

    Not rated, 40 min. Directed by Pascal Vuong. Narrated by Tom Brokaw.

    Tom Brokaw narrates this film about the largest Allied operation of World War II.

  • Jerusalem 3D

    Jerusalem 3D (2014)

    Not rated, 45 min. Directed by Daniel Ferguson. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch.

  • Sea Monsters 3D: A Prehistoric Adventure

    Sea Monsters 3D: A Prehistoric Adventure (2007)

    Not rated, 40 min. Directed by Sean MacLeod Phillips. Narrated by Liev Schreiber.

    National Geographic uses photo-realistic, computer-generated, 3-D animation to transport audiences back more than 65 million years, when a great inland sea divided North America in two. For ticket prices, call 936-IMAX or 936-TSHM, or see www.thestoryoftexas.com.

  • Texas: The Big Picture

    Texas: The Big Picture (2003)

    Not rated, 39 min. Directed by Scott Swofford. Narrated by Colby Donaldson.

    Texas is shown to be a land broad enough to produce everything from grapefruit to microchips.