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Late Shift at the Grindhouse

Wednesdays get weird when Late Shift host Ross Meyer digs up low-budget b-movies, horror and gore-fests, and camp classics. Punch your timecard at the door to clock your hours and earn a bonus. Plus special custom trashy trailer reel curated by Ross and prize giveaways!

Upcoming Screenings

THE BIG BOSS

1971 / Hong Kong / Wei Lo +

Wed, Aug 1910:00pmFri, Aug 2110:00pmSat, Aug 224:00pmTue, Aug 257:00pm

Enter a legend. Bruce Lee’s return to the Hong Kong film industry proved to be his big breakthrough, launching him to superstardom and setting a new standard for kung-fu heroics.

THE SORE LOSERS

1997 / USA / John Michael McCarthy (Cigarette Girl)

Wed, Aug 2610:00pm

The wanted meat so they ate the flower children.

FIST OF FURY

1972 / Hong Kong / Wei Lo

Wed, Sep 210:00pmFri, Sep 410:00pmSat, Sep 54:00pmTue, Sep 87:00pm

Set in 1910s Shanghai, Fist of Fury casts Lee as a martial-arts student who, after his revered master is murdered by a rival dojo of Japanese imperialists, sets out to defend the honor of both his school and the Chinese people, with his fatal fists as his weapon of choice.

BEFORE THE NIGHT IS OVER

2020 / USA / Richard Griffin (The Disco Exorcist)

Wed, Sep 910:00pm

What would you give to live forever? A Southern Gothic tale of the sultry and the supernatural.

THE WAY OF THE DRAGON

1972 / Hong Kong / Bruce Lee

Wed, Sep 1610:00pmFri, Sep 1810:00pmSat, Sep 194:00pmTue, Sep 227:00pm

Reaching new heights of virtuosity, Bruce Lee unleashes an astonishing display of nunchuck-swinging, fly-kicking mayhem in The Way of the Dragon.

GAME OF DEATH

1978 / Hong Kong + / Robert Clouse +

Wed, Sep 3010:00pmFri, Oct 210:00pmSat, Oct 34:00pmTue, Oct 67:00pm

Released five years after Bruce Lee’s death, this eccentrically entertaining kung-fu curio testifies to the actor’s enduring place in the pop-culture imagination.

Previous Screenings

IN FABRIC

2018 / UK / Peter Strickland (The Duke of Burgundy)

A lonely divorcee visits a bewitching London department store to find a dress to transform her life. She finds a perfect, artery-red gown that unleashes a malevolent, unstoppable curse in this frightening, seductive, and darkly funny tale.

FRIDAY THE 13TH PART VIII: JASON TAKES MANHATTAN

1989 / USA / Rob Hedden (Knight Rider 2000)

The Big Apple’s in trouble, as indestructible psycho-fiend Jason Voorhees hits the road to New York City – and paints the town “red.” Free souvenir Jason masks to all attendees!

THE SLUMBER PARTY MASSACRE

1982 / USA / Amy Holden Jones (Maid to Order)

Amy Holden Jones turned down an editing job on E.T. to direct this movie! She made the right choice.

BLACK SAMURAI

1976 / USA / Al Adamson (Satan's Sadists)

Jim Kelly is one cool cat and he’s taking on the mean streets…

FREEWAY

1996 / USA / Matthew Bright (Bundy)

The most gonzo movie of 1996 returns to the theaters! Featuring an unhinged, potty-mouthed performance from Reese Witherspoon and an equally wild role from Kiefer Sutherland, Freeway feels like John Waters adapting Little Red Riding Hood. Written and directed by subversive legend Matthew Bright.