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A LANDMARK SCIENCE FICTION CELEBRATION!
In 1987, IT CAME FROM THE DREXEL NORTH heralded the birth of the Ohio 24-Hour Science Fiction Marathon. One year later, it would spawn NIGHT OF THE LIVING DREXEL, the beginning of the Ohio 24-Hour Horror Marathon.
NOW, on MARCH 18-19, blast off into the cinematic stratosphere and join us in celebrating the 30th Anniversary (give or take a time travel change in event numbering or two) of this landmark Ohio event! 24 hours of Sci-Fi classics, cult gems, rediscoveries, premieres, trailers and shorts, and much, much, more! Featuring:
Producer Stephen Scarlata IN PERSON with his passion project, the amazing documentary JODOROWSKY'S DUNE!
And as a companion piece, a rare BIG SCREEN showing of David Lynch's epic, wonderfully loony DUNE!
The MIDWEST PREMIERE of director Nick DiLiberto's handmade animated opus NOVA SEED!
Kevin McCarthy battling pod people in the all-time classic INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS!
Donald Sutherland picking up the pieces 22 years later in the stone cold classic 1978 remake of INVASION OF THE BODY SNATCHERS, in glorious 35mm!
Jeunet and Caro's cult classic CITY OF LOST CHILDREN, in glorious 35mm!
David Cronenberg's psychic warfare spectacle SCANNERS!
The long-delayed, often-cancelled, sci-fi/horror hybrid SLITHER!
John Carpenter and Dan O'Bannon's stoneriffic spoof DARK STAR!
Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, and Martin Freeman in Edgar Wright's energetic romp THE WORLD'S END!
Rock Hudson in John Frankenheimer's chilling paranoia fable SECONDS!
- The 30th Anniversary Costume Contest (with $100 1st Prize)
- A galaxy of 35mm trailers and shorts!
- 30th Anniversary cake!
- And many more anniversary surprises!
It all happens on March 18th at the Drexel Theater, a celebration of cinematic excess like no other!
Tickets for this cinematic event are $40 in advance and $45 day of show.
Get your tickets today at:
-The Drexel Theater (2254 E. Main St.)
-Laughing Ogre Comics (4258 N. High St.)
-On the Tickets page