Special Screenings

  • Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! (1965)

    Not rated, 83 min. Directed by Russ Meyer. Starring Susan Bernard, Lori Williams, Haji and Tura Satana.

    Big Broads and Meek Men: The Films of Russ Meyer: Three busty women race around in sports cars and occasionally get out and whoop the hell out of whatever icky men have crossed their path in this seminal softcore salvo. Read a full review of Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!.

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

  • Hanna Ranch (2013)

    Not rated, 73 min. Directed by Mitch Dickman.

    Austin Film Society: Cattleman Kirk Hanna is featured in this documentary about his personal struggle to protect a once prominent way of life in Colorado. Co-sponsored by the Nature Conservancy. Emily Hanna in attendance.

    7:30PM The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, 6406 N I-35, 512/454-2000

  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail Quote-Along

    Action Pack

    10:15PM Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W. Slaughter Ln., 512/476-1320


  • "The Beer Diaries: Black Star Co-op" (2014)

    Not rated, 30 min. Directed by Mike Mann.

    The world's first cooperatively-owned and worker self-managed brewpub is highlighted here. Head Brewer Jeff Young discusses the history and brewing program of this revolutionary pub. The $10 ticket includes a beer flight.

    8PM Black Star Co-op Pub and Brewery, 7020 Easy Wind #100, 512/452-2337

  • Jaws

    Jaws (1975)

    Rated PG, 124 min. Directed by Steven Spielberg. Starring Roy Scheider, Robert Shaw and Richard Dreyfuss.

    CineMondays: How I Spent My Summer Vacation: This originator of the summer blockbuster still packs a bite. One thing is certain: We're always gonna need a bigger boat.

    8:30PM Spider House Ballroom, 2906 Fruth, 512/480-9562


    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.

  • 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.

  • Under the Sea 3D (2009)

    Not rated, 40 min. Directed by Howard Hall.

    The impact of global warming is examined in the waters of Southern Australia, New Guinea, and elsewhere in the Indo-Pacific region. For ticket prices, call 936-IMAX or 936-TSHM or see www.thestoryoftexas.com.