Special Screenings

  • Christmas Show

    Christmas Show

    Master Pancake: This seasonal show features the Master Pancake regulars and clips from favorite holiday TV specials and other weird holiday programs.

    7PM, 10PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320

  • Redline

    Redline (2009)

    Not rated, 102 min. Directed by Takeshi Koike.

    This completely hand-drawn, animated film from Japan is set in the world of intergalactic auto racing.

    10:55PM Alamo Drafthouse Village, 2700 W. Anderson, 512/459-7090

  • Son of Blob

    Son of Blob (1972)

    Rated PG, 91 min. Directed by Larry Hagman. Starring Robert Walker Jr., Gwynne Gilford, Richard Stahl, Richard Webb, Godfrey Cambridge and Carol Lynley.

    Austin Film Society: Auteur Obscure: Before he became J.R. Ewing, Larry Hagman directed this comic horror movie about a scientist whose wife defrosts the blob he brought back from the North Pole.

    8PM The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, 6406 N I-35, 512/454-2000


  • Die Hard and Scrooged

    Blue Starlite Drive-In: Double Feature

    7:30PM Austin Studios, 1901 E. 51st, 512/322-0145

  • Pastorela

    Pastorela (2011)

    Rated R, 88 min. Directed by Emilio Portes. Starring Joaquí­n Cosio, Carlos Cobos, Eduardo España, Dagoberto Gama and Héctor Jiménez.

    Noche de Pelicula: In this Mexican comedy, a man who has always portrayed the devil in the town's annual nativity play is miffed when the new pastor recasts the role.

    8:30PM EsquinaTango, 209 Pedernales, 512/524-2772


    1800 N. Congress, 512/936-4629

  • Great White Shark

    Great White Shark (2013)

    Not rated, 40 min. Directed by Luke Cresswell and Steve McNicholas. Narrated by Bill Nighy.

    This 3-D film explores the great white’s place in our imaginations and fears, while concentrating on key aggregation points in the waters off Mexico, South Africa, Los Angeles, and New Zealand.

  • 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.

  • Titans of the Ice Age

    Titans of the Ice Age (2013)

    Not rated, 45 min. Directed by David Clark. Narrated by Christopher Plummer.

    Computer-generated imagery brings to life this mysterious era of the Ice Age.