(1968). Racecar driver Steve Grayson’s manager and friend, Kenny Donford (Bixby), has mismanaged his winnings and Steve (Elvis) finds himself in deep trouble with the IRS for back taxes. Susan Jacks (Sinatra) is an IRS agent assigned to keep tabs on Steve and apply his future prize money toward his $150,000 debt. But she ends up taking a romantic interest in him instead.
Starring: Elvis Presley, Bill Bixby & Nancy Sinatra.
Dir. Norman Taurog. (94 mins.)
(1962) (77Ms) Dir. by Fritz Bottger.
Starring: Alexander D’Arcy, Temple Foster (Harald Maresch).
An airplane heading to Singapore carrying a group of female dancers and a
Hollywood talent scout (D’Arcy) crashes on an island somewhere in the South
Pacific. But surviving the crash was the easy part for the island is infested with mutated spiders. When a member of their group is bitten and transformed into fiend to hideous to describe, the true surviving begins!
Oktoberfest & Pumpkin Beer Festival
On Tuesday, September 23th, Delilah’s will be hosting a comprehensive
tasting of Oktoberfest & Pumpkin beers. We will be tasting every possible
version of these beers available in this market – plus a five year vertical of
Ayinger Oktoberfest and a 3 year vertical of Southern Tier Pumpking! Some of
the beers being tasted include, but are not limited to: Ayinger Oktoberfest,
Paulaner Oktoberfest, Hacker-Pshorr Oktoberfest, Becks Oktoberfest, Goose
Island Oktoberfest, Great Lakes Oktoberfest, Summit Oktoberfest + Buffalo
Bills Pumpkin Ale, Southern Tier Pumpking, New Holland Ichabod Pumpkin Ale,
Dogfishead Pumpkin Ale, Lakefront Pumpkin Lager & O’Fallen Pumpkin Ale. This
is guaranteed to be ideal for both the new enthusiast as well as the long
term aficionado – and talk about becoming an educated shopper. Again, this
tasting will take place on Tuesday, September 23th from 5pm – 9pm, at
Delilah’s, 2771 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago (773) 472-2771. There is no cost to
attend and the various beers will be available to purchase by the whole
bottle/pint, or as a comprehensive sampling – information about the beers will
be available. After 9pm, we will be releasing our Oktoberfest and Pumpkin Beer
List which will feature most of these beers for as long as they are seasonally
available. Feel free to call with any questions.
(1979). This film catches “The Godfather of Soul” live in Monterey, January 1979. Beginning with a rousing performance of “Get Up Offa That Thing,” the band crashes right from one killer number to the next and he’s covered in sweat by the end of it. “Sex Machine”, “Georgia on My Mind,” “Please Please Please,” before moving into “Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag” – fantastic! Starring : James Brown. (60min)
(1967). Elvis is Scott Heyward, a rich kid switching places with a water skiing instructor – as they both see life from the other side. Will Elvis/Scott/Tom win the girl? A perfectly funtastic end of summer romp, with some great musical cuts. Starring: Elvis Presley, Bill Bixby & Shelley Fabares. Dir. Arthur H. Nadel. 100 mins.
(1963) (85Ms) Directed by Al World (Alvaro Mancori). Starring: Dan Vadis, SpelaRozin, Carla Calo, Ken Clark, Maria Fiore, Ugo Sasso.
Hercules (Vadis) falls for Telca (Rozin), the beautiful daughter of a deposed king (Sasso) under the thrall of an evil sorceress Ella (Calo). Captured and enslaved by Ella, Hercules must first free himself and then liberate the kingdom’s citizens before he can live in happiness with his new love. A.KA. ‘Hercules the Invincible’.
Thursday, August 28 – 4pm until 2am.
Mark your calendar & Join us as we celebrate the Twenty First Anniversary of Delilah’s !!!
Delilah’s opened in 1993 in a space that has been a bar since 1894. We have been open every day since the start and Delilah’s has established itself as one of the most recognized taverns on the planet! Between the nightly DJ sets, world class selection of beer and whiskey, film screenings, art exhibits and great service, Delilah’s has come to be a regular gathering spot for like minded people for more than two decades. So for our 21st Anniversary
we will be throwing another seriously fantastic bash !!!
We will be releasing our Delilah’s Anniversary Ale – a collaboration
between Delilah’s and Three Floyds Brewing.
We’ll have some DJing from Jump Up! Records’ Ska & Reggae DJ Chuck Wren, perhaps another curious visit from Fisto The Clown and all sorts of additional ridiculousness to begin another fantastic year at Chicago’s most infamous cavern tavern.
This collection of 22 Clash live cuts shows the band throughout their career – Munich 1977, London ‘78 & ‘79, Tomorrow Show With Tom Snyder ‘81, Tokyo ‘82, Shea Stadium ‘82, the US Festival ‘83 ++. Dir. Don Letts. (82mins)
(1972). Winner of the 1972 Golden Globe for Best Documentary. Elvis On Tour showcases The King in top form with all the magic that has become his legend. Dir. Pierre Adidge & Robert Abel. 93 mins.
(1959) (101Ms) Dir. Pietro Francisci.
Starring: Steve Reeves, Sylvia Lopez, Gabriele Antonini, Primo Carnera.
Hercules (Reeves) and Ulysses (Antonini) are en route to Thebes. They stop to rest, and Hercules unknowingly drinks from the magical waters of Lethe making him lose his memory. He becomes enslaved by Queen Omphale (Lopez), trapped in her garden of pleasure. Can Ulysses help Hercules restore his memory and escape Queen Omphale’s evil clutches?!
(2003). These 23 songs show The Clash at their absolute peak, recorded live at the Capitol Theatre in Passaic, New Jersey, March 8, 1980. (No Director credit) (86 mins).
(1970). This film documents Elvis’ Summer Festival in Las Vegas – his return to the stage after 14 years of making movies, with the bulk of the footage from the International Hotel in Las Vegas in August of 1970. Dir. Dennis Sanders. 108 mins.
(1964) (96Ms) Directed by Domenico Paolella. Starring: Rock Stevens (Peter Lupus), Helga Line, Mario Petri, Livio
Hercules (Stevens) must rescue the Queen of the Hellenes (Line) and
free the people of Babylon from the evil sorcerer Osar (Lorenzon). Complicating Hercules’ task is King Phaleg of Assyria (Petri). He claims friendship, but has his own designs – wanting to force the Queen to marry him, and expand his kingdom. Can Hercules defeat these two power-mad rulers and save the Queen or will he fall before the staggering odds!?!
7pm start – Elvis- Aloha From Hawaii (1973). This is Elvis at his Hawaiian best and at the pinnacle of his super stardom, giving one of the most outstanding concert performances of his career. Dir. Marty Pasetta. 87 mins.