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The Grand Illusions Offers Plenty of Weird & Spooky this October

October 7th, 2014 by master

From Walks With Zombies to Obscure X-Rated Dracula Movies, The Grand Illusion Cinema Always Seems to Deliver When it Comes to Bizarrely Intriguing Films

Photo Credit: Josh Daniels

The longest-running independent cinema in the city, the Grand Illusion Cinema is a perfect destination this October for Cinephiles and the people who love them.

Their latest calendar of events has been released and is chalk-full of strange delights. Here are a few highlights:

  • The exclusive Seattle premiere of Terry Gilliam’s madcap sci-fi epic, The Zero Theorem.
  • The 8th year of our annual horror series All Monsters Attack, featuring rare 35mm screenings of Jacques Tourneur’s Cat People and I Walked With A Zombie. Plus another Triple Feature Pizza Party and much more.
  • An evening with legendary recording engineer Martin Bisi, featuring a live performance by his band and a screening of the documentary, Sound & Chaos: The Story of BC Studio.
  • A rare 16mm screening of Canada’s criminally under-seen post-modern neo-noir film, Crime Wave.

TICKET PRICES
General Admission: $8
(increasing to $9 on Aug. 1)
Student (w/valid ID) & Senior (65+): $6
Grand Illusion Member: $5

The Grand Illusion Cinema is located at 1403 NE 50th St.

For more information about shows and showtimes visit their website.

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The Grand Illusions Offers Plenty of Weird & Spooky this October

October 7th, 2014 by master

From Walks With Zombies to Obscure X-Rated Dracula Movies, The Grand Illusion Cinema Always Seems to Deliver When it Comes to Bizarrely Intriguing Films

Photo Credit: Josh Daniels

The longest-running independent cinema in the city, the Grand Illusion Cinema is a perfect destination this October for Cinephiles and the people who love them.

Their latest calendar of events has been released and is chalk-full of strange delights. Here are a few highlights:

  • The exclusive Seattle premiere of Terry Gilliam’s madcap sci-fi epic, The Zero Theorem.
  • The 8th year of our annual horror series All Monsters Attack, featuring rare 35mm screenings of Jacques Tourneur’s Cat People and I Walked With A Zombie. Plus another Triple Feature Pizza Party and much more.
  • An evening with legendary recording engineer Martin Bisi, featuring a live performance by his band and a screening of the documentary, Sound & Chaos: The Story of BC Studio.
  • A rare 16mm screening of Canada’s criminally under-seen post-modern neo-noir film, Crime Wave.

TICKET PRICES
General Admission: $8
(increasing to $9 on Aug. 1)
Student (w/valid ID) & Senior (65+): $6
Grand Illusion Member: $5

The Grand Illusion Cinema is located at 1403 NE 50th St.

For more information about shows and showtimes visit their website.

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Huge-Moungous Montlake Neighborhood Yard Sale Event Tomorrow!

October 3rd, 2014 by master

Wondering where to find the next porcelain clown to add to your collection, or are you in dire need of a bow flex machine to help you stay fit through winter?

Well, I can’t guarantee you will find these items, however, the Montlake Community is having its second annual Fall Yard Sale.

From 9 to 3 this Saturday, shoppers can visit over 60 yard sale locations. All sales will be in the Montlake neighborhood just north of Capital Hill. Sales will be marked with bright yellow signs and maps will be available at Montlake shops on 24th ave.

Keeping with their original tradition, Montlake Blvd Market will be giving out free coffee, hot chocolate and soft drinks all day Saturday. Yum!

WHEN: October 4,  9 -3pm
WHERE: Over 60 yard sale locations throughout Montlake Neighborhood
CONTACT: Montlake Community Club

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