(1975). Imagine Roger Daltrey is Franz Liszt, legendary composer and 1840’s Rock Star. Then add Paul Nicholas as his arch rival Richard Wagner and throw in Ring Starr as The Pope. Then get ready for glitter, groupies and gaudy good times. Dir. Ken Russell. (106mins).
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(1968). This razor-edged thriller features McQueen as Detective Frank Bullitt – who gets set up while protecting a star witness. Shot on location in San Francisco and boasting one of cinema’s greatest car chases – with Steve during his own stunt driving! Dir. Peter Yates. Starring : Steve McQueen. (126mins)
(1995) (75Ms) Directed by Randy Misho. Starring: Karl Niemiec, Stuart Wilson, Blumen Young, Wendi Westbrook. L.A. detective Joe Average (Niemiec) is about to bust wide open the biggest drug case on the West Coast when his girlfriend is kidnapped. The price for her freedom – give up the case! But Joe knows this is a no-win situation and must battle his way from South Bay to the Valley, from East L.A. to Downtown to stop both this nefarious drug king-pin and to rescue his girl from a homicidal kick boxing assassin!
(2002). This live performance documentary includes two Johnny Cash appearances on ‘Town Hall Party.’ Johnny rips through 11 songs from his 1958 performance, including “You’re the Nearest thing to Heaven,” “I Walk the Line,” and “I was There When it Happened.” In his 1959 performances, Johnny rocks through another set of tunes, including “I got Stripes,” “The Ways of a Woman In Love,” and “Folsom Prison Blues.” Producer: William Wagnon Jr. (90 min)
(1990). After thebrutal killing of Twin Peaks’ homecoming queen Laura Palmer, Agent Cooper discovers the small town is seething with deadly secrets and killer cherry pie.
Then, Cooper interprets an unusual dream about the murder, has tea with the log lady, finds a macabre crime scene in the woods and is determined to solve the mystery. Dir. David Lynch. Starring : Kyle Maclachlan.
(1972) (84Ms) Directed by Oscar Williams. Starring: Billy Dee Williams, D’Urville Martin, R.G. Armstrong, Celia Kaye. It’s a war against the system! A black radical (Williams), tired of being pushed around by a white society that demeans him and his family, tired of the police harassing him and his friends at every turn, leads a revolt that results in a bloody race war.
(1990). Filmed at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in 1989, John Cale and Lou Reed showcase their album “Songs for Drella” in its entirety. The album, dedicated to Andy Warhol, includes hits such as “Hello It’s Me,” and “Nobody But You.” Director: Ed Lachman. (55 min)
(1990). After the brutal killing of Twin Peaks’ homecoming queen Laura Palmer, Agent Cooper discovers the small town is seething with deadly secrets and killer cherry pie. Then, Cooper interprets an unusual dream about the murder, has tea with the log lady, finds a macabre crime scene in the woods and is determined to solve the mystery. Dir. David Lynch. Starring : Kyle Maclachlan.
5pm, Delilah’s (2771 N. Lincoln – (773) 472-2771) hosts its Fifthteenth annual
vintage beer festival. More than one hundred beers, primarily strong ales,
barrel aged beers and live beers, from over 50 breweries will be tasted -
side by side, for the first time ever in Chicago – many in multiple vintages.
Regionally, Three Floyds, Goose Island, Capitol, Two Brothers, Half Acre,
Founder’s, Bell’s & Lakefront Brewing will be represented, and many of these
brewers will be in attendance.
Strong ales have been traditionally brewed during and for the winter and
early spring months and are quite suitable for aging – often being brewed a
year before release. Many of the ales for this tasting will be sampled in
vintage with a few vintage verticals and there will be an emphasis on barrel
aged beers – the J.W. Lees Harvest Ale, for instance, will be available from
the 2007 vintage aged in used Lagavulin Scotch Barrels. There will be a King
& Barnes Christmas Ale from 1998 plus ten vintages of Sierra Nevada’s
Bigfoot Barley Wine.
A very unique experience to sample all these strong beers together – along
with vintage dated brews including: Anchor Old Foghorn, Avery Hog Heaven,
Thomas Hardy’s Ale, Harvey’s Elizabethan Ale, Scotland’s Skull Splitter,
Portland Brewing Adam Barley Wine, Dog Fish Head Immort Ale, Lucifer Ale, Trois
Pistoles & La Fin Du Monde from Unibroue, Malheur Millennium, Capitol Blonde
Dopplebock – multiple vintages, Two Brothers Bear Tree Weiss Wine,
Maredsous Triple, EKU 28, and the French Belzebuth, Rogue Ales Old Crusty and
Young’s Old Nick. Admission is $20 for a sampling of the offerings.
concerning each product will be available. This tasting is a must.
(1972) (97Ms) Directed by Robert Hartford-Davis. Starring: Jim Brown, Martin Landau, Brenda Sykes, Bruce Glover. Revolutionaries steal money from drug dealing gangsters. When L.A. nightclub owner Gunn’s (Brown) radical brother is killed by the mobsters for payback, he launches an all-out war of revenge against the mob. Using ex-cons and Vietnam vets as his army, Gunn goes head-to-head with the Mafia in order to bring the L.A. crime syndicate down once and for all!
(1999). They had talent, they had guts… they lost it all on the road to darkness. Infamous Scandinavian rock band Turbonegro hits the road and rocks the world. Dir. Ubermensch. (96 min)
(1964). Elvis is Lucky Jackson, who heads to Vegas to win the city’s first Grand Prix. Lucky wins some cash to get a new engine, and in true Vegas style, loses it right back. Can he win the race and the girl? One of The King’s finest Hollywood moments. Starring Elvis & Ann-Margret. Dir. George Sidney. (85 mins)
(1968) (92Ms) Directed by Ricou Browning. Starring : Richard Greene, Luke Halpin, Shelia Welles, Robin Mattson.
During an expedition in South Pacific, an anthropologist and his family are shipwrecked on a long lost and forgotten island. The island appears to be inhabited by prehistoric versions of modern animals and it is against these that the family must struggle in order to survive. But soon they come upon a helpful native boy, left on the island by his tribe, and something
more sinister…sinister and deadly…
(1993). Tim Burton’s holiday masterpiece starring Jack Skellington, king of Halloweentown, who discovers Christmas Town, but doesn’t quite understand the concept. Dir. Henry Selick. Starring : Chris Saranden, Danny Elfman & Paul Reubens.
(1974) (93Ms) Directed by Chin-Ku Lu. Starring: Ron Van Clief, Nancy Veronica, Jorge Estrada.
Van Clief travels to Hong Kong to investigate the mysterious death of his brother. He soon finds himself neck deep in trouble with a local drug cartel. Teaming up with a local undercover narcotics officer, Van Clief puts the hurting on the local street gangs and soon takes on Mr. Big himself. Non-stop kung-fu action!
(1979). For his forth Christmas special the legendary Johnny Cash moves back to Nashville and assembles some friends for some music and fun. Johnny Cash storytelling with
his father and brother at their birthplace in Arkansas and songs by Johnny Cash, June Carter Cash, Anne Murray, Tom T. Hall and some sketch comedy by Andy Kaufman. (80 mins) Dir. Walter C. Miller.
(1985). As a child he saw mommy kissin Santa Claus… as an adult he is going to get the bad girls on his list. Starring Brandon Moggart & Jeffery De Munn. Dir. Louis Jackson
(1976) (84Ms) Directed by Al Adamson. Starring: Jim Kelly, Essie Lin Chia, Felix Silla, Marilyn Joi.
International playboy and government agent for D.R.A.G.O.N., is called upon to break-up the Warlocks, an international gang of drug-dealing, women-selling, voodoo worshiping killers. When these vicious gangsters kidnap Sand’s girlfriend, in order to put him on ice, they only end up turning up the heat. And then, Sand goes after these thugs with hands (and feet) a-blazin’!
(1978). For his third Christmas special the legendary Johnny Cash assembles some friends in Los Angeles and Hollywood. Johnny Cash storytelling at its best and songs by Johnny Cash, June Carter Cash, Kris Kristofferson, Rita Coolidge and some comedy thrown in by Steve Martin. (80 mins) Dir. Walter C. Miller.
(1985) (95Ms) Dir. by Emmett Alston. Starring: Sho Kosugi, Brent Huff, Vijay Amritraj, Emilia Crow.
A group of American tourists are taken hostage while travelling in the Philippines by a vicious gang of drug trafficking terrorists. Their demand – release one of their own from prison or else the hostages start dying. Enter the elite anti-terrorist trio of Spike Shinobi, Steve Gordon and Jennifer Barnes. They are dispatched in order to take out the terrorists – by any means necessary! But time is tight, and stealth a must, so they will need all of their martial arts skills to complete their deadly mission before time runs out…
(1976). For his first ever Christmas special the legendary Johnny Cash assembles some friends at his house near Nashville and at the family farm in Bon Aqua Tennessee. Great Johnny Cash intros and songs by Johnny Cash, June Carter Cash & The Carter Family, Roy Clark, Tony Orlando, Merle Travis, Barbera Mandrell and Billy Graham. (80 mins) Dir. Walter C. Miller.
(1977). Our favorite Sci-Fi stars in a rarely seen and out of this world holiday special. Starring Mark Hammill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, R2D2 & C3PO. Dir. George Lucas.
It’s Our 14th Anniversary !!!
We are happy to announce that on Saturday, December 8th – Noon until 5pm, we will be hosting our 14th Annual Christmas and Winter beer tasting. This is the largest tasting of Christmas and Winter beers held anywhere in North America. There will be 100+ beers available to sample from all over the globe – many brands in multiple vintages. Some of the beers included in this fabulous tasting are Anchor Christmas Ale (10 vintages), King & Barnes Christmas Ale (3 vintages), Sam Smith’s Winter Welcome (6 vintages), Sierra
Nevada Celebration Ale (10 vintages) + Goose Island Christmas Ale, Three Floyds
Alpha Claus Christmas Porter, Lakefront Holiday Spice Lager, Summit Winter Ale,
Capitol Winter Skal, St. Freulian Noel +++
The cost to attend the tasting is $20.00.
20 Sample tickets and information about the beers will be provided.
(1978) (96Ms) Directed by Ted Post. Starring: Chuck Norris, Dana Andrews, Jim Backus, James Franciscus. John T.
Booker, one time Vietnam special ops commando, now mild-mannered college professor, is drawn back into the world of international intrigue when it becomes apparent that he is next on a secret hit-list! The other targets, old buddies from his commando unit. Aided by a Senate special investigator Booker must go on the offensive before he becomes the killer’s next victim.
(1970). Find out how Ozzy got that way. We show this fantastic live concert from Paris in 1970 as part of our Ozzy birthday celebration. (90 mins)
(1974). Christmas eve murders in a sorority house, with a particular surprizing ending. (Also released as A Stranger In The House & Silent Night, Evil Night.) Starring Olivia Hussey & Margot Kidder. Dir. Bob Clark.
(1974) (90Ms) Directed by Al Adamson. Starring: Aldo Ray, Carolyn Ann Speed, Timothy Brown.
An action packed film that goes from the ghettos of Watts to the mean streets of San Francisco’s Chinatown. Stud Brown (Timothy Brown), trying to run the junk trade out of his neighborhood, teams up with kung-fu expert Larry Chin (James Tang) to take on L.A.’s vicious drug lord.
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(2007) It’s 30 years since the Sex Pistols recorded their groundbreaking album Never Mind The Bullocks, Here’s The Sex Pistols, and this film recorded live at the Brixton Academy in November 2007, features the band playing their greatest songs. Starring: The Sex Pistols. Directed by Julian Temple. (77 mins)
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Things take a bizarre turn with the most obscure Olga of them all, in which new brat-faced Olga recruits suburban housewives as “hostesses” for a dance hall which is really just a front for – are you ready? – a satanic cult! (59 minutes)