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The Massacre 2013!

October 10, 2013

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The time has come!  THIS WEEKEND!  Details below!   Movieside Presents: THE MASSACRE 24-Hours-Of-Horror-Movie-Madness! October 12, 2013 Patio Theater 6008 Irving Park Rd. Chicago, IL Special Guests Include: Mark Patton (star of Nightmare on Elm St. 2) Fred Walton (April Fool’s Day, When A Stranger Calls) Gary Sherman (Dead and Buried, Raw Meat, Vice Squad) […]

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The Massacre – Oct. 20th, Portage Theater (Linnea Quigley! Jack Hill!)

October 16, 2012

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Hello, boils and ghouls!  I’ll save you from my second-rate Cryptkeeper act and get straight to the point: This weekend (yes, this weekend!), starting Saturday, Oct. 20th at noon and going full speed until Sunday, Oct. 21st until noon is Rusty Nails’ yearly morbid marathon of the macabre, his endurance of the eerie, his protracted […]

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Music Box of Horrors!

September 4, 2012

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It’s that time of year again when the days get shorter, the leaves start to change colors…and the bodies start to pile! That can only mean one thing: a 24-hour horror film fest at Chicago’s iconic Music Box Theater! So far this year’s line-up includes: The Burning The Golem Child’s Play Phantasm The Deadly Spawn […]

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Sci-Fi Spectacular 6!

March 3, 2012

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Relentless horror champion and Nerd City/Chicago favorite, Rusty Nails, returns with his Sci-Fi Spectacular to jolt your bolts and laser your phasers!  Info below from the man himself: SCI-FI SPECTACULAR 6  Over 14 hours of Sci-Fi & Horror Film Madness.  PORTAGE THEATER 4050 N. Milwaukee Ave.  Chicago, IL 60641  April 28, 2012 – Noon ’til […]

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Music Box Massacre 6!

October 5, 2010

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It’s baaaaack! October 9th, Our good buddy Rusty Nails’ annual 24 hour fright fest “Music Box Massacre” celebrates it’s sixth year here in Chicago, with the best lineup yet! Featuring screenings of Psycho, Pet Semetary, Fright Night and Killer Klowns from Outer Space (with special effects superstars the Chiodo Bros!), this is going to be […]

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The Room!

November 2, 2009

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I recently got a chance to check out The Room @ a midnight screening @ The Music Box, and it was awesome. The audience participation alone is worth it. And although I didn’t stay until the end (some of us have jobs, people), I heard I missed the most unintentionally funny ending of all time. […]

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Monty Python and The Holy Grail Screening @ Lakeshore Theater

May 6, 2009

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This Saturday, May 9th, @ 6 and 9 p.m., as part of their Meet the Maker Series, Lakeshore Theater presents Monty Python and the Holy Grail, featuring a rare appearance by Python Terry Jones. This event, in conjunction with the Sci-Fi Spectacular film festival @ The Music Box, represents one of the coolest Chicago cinema […]

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Sci-Fi Spectacular 3 @ The Music Box

May 5, 2009

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This Saturday, May 9th, The Music Box is hosting science fiction movie marathon, Sci-Fi Spectacular 3, featuring “Planet of the Apes”, “2001: A Space Odyssey”, “Aliens”, and David Cronenberg’s “The Fly”. Check it.

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Music Box Massacre 4!

October 22, 2008

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This Saturday, Oct. 25 beginning at noon, The Music Box is holding their fourth annual 24-hour film festival featuring an appearance by the Hellraiser himself,  Clive Barker. Screenings include Barker’s new film “The Midnight Meat Train“, “Pieces“, “Dead Alive“, and “The Exorcist“. Nerd City’s Joey is man enough to be in attendance. Are you? The […]

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