Friday, November 10, 2017

Screenings in the Bay (Friday to Sunday): Nails, Cat Video Fest, Punk Metal Flea Market

We're heading into a pretty slow weekend, as far as horror is concerned, but there are still a some cool things to keep you busy happening in the next couple of days. Tonight, Nails starts screening at the Roxie Theatre, but only tonight's show will be followed by a live Q&A with the director Dennis Bartok. This will be in the Little Roxie, so it may be a good idea to get your ticket early. Sunday is the most eventful day, with the Yerba Buena Center's Cat Video Fest sharing the day with Savage People's Punk Metal Flea Market. Don't worry, you can do both!

Opening Today

Opens Friday 10th (1hr 54min)
Crime/ Drama/ Mystery (IMDB)
What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best-selling author Agatha Christie, "Murder on the Orient Express" tells the tale of thirteen strangers stranded on a train, where everyone's a suspect. One man must race against time to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again. Kenneth Branagh directs and leads an all-star cast including Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley and Josh Gad.

Opens Friday 10th @ 7pm (1hr 25min)
Screening All Weekend
International/ Horror (Rotten Tomatoes)
Dana Milgrom (Shauna Macdonald) is a track coach and mother who's survived a near-death car accident, only to find herself paralyzed and trapped inside her own body. Forced to communicate via an artificial voice program and hooked to a breathing machine, she becomes convinced that a terrifying presence called Nails exists inside her hospital room. No one believes her - not even her own husband, who think she's experiencing a mental breakdown. As her marriage disintegrates and her grip on reality starts to shred, Dana fights to convince the doctors and staff that Nails is real and intent on destroying her.

Director Dennis Bartok in person after the Friday, November 10th screening

Sunday 12th @ 2pm (1hr 20min)
CatVideoFest 2017 will feature 80 minutes of footage of your favorite internet felines and will be presented in the YBCA Theater. Arrive early to partake in cat-themed activities and stay afterward for our Happy Meow-hour! CatVideoFest is founded by filmmaker Will Braden, creator of YouTube sensation Henri, le Chat Noir and curator of the popular Internet Cat Video Festival.


VOD Friday 10th (1hr 45min)
Drama/ Horror/ Mystery (IMDB)
An elderly woman hangs herself in a church. A grieving father searches for the truth about what happened to his missing son. And a trio of young city dwellers unleash a sinister force when they begin renovating a cursed home on a remote island. They don't know it yet, but each of these strangers is connected by a disturbing, decades-old secret--a mystery that holds the key to a series of terrifying supernatural events. Based on the acclaimed novel by the "Queen of Icelandic Crime," this atmospheric chiller is both a hair-raising ghost story and a powerful tale of life beyond death.

Sunday 12th 12pm-7pm
An event where all the punks, metalheads or just someone who likes the culture gather under one roof, bringing the Bay Area scene together to have a platform for artist to sell their products. We will be bringing you records, comic books, zines, DIY arts and crafts, art pieces and jewelry.

Free Admission


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