The 7th Annual Ohio 24-Hour Horror Marathon
AT THE DREXEL THEATER (2254 E. MAIN ST., COLUMBUS, OHIO)
NOON, OCTOBER 17 - NOON OCTOBER 18
It's here! The apocalypse of fright that is SHOCK AROUND THE CLOCK, the 7th Annual Ohio 24-Hour Horror Marathon (Noon October 17-Noon October 18 at the Drexel Theater)! And after much waiting, here's the almost complete lineup for this year's Marathon:
- The COLUMBUS PREMIERE of DEATHGASM, the highly anticipated, relentlessly gory, heavy metal horror comedy from New Zealand!
- The OHIO PREMIERE of GERMAN ANGST, a trangressive triptych of Deutschland horrors from Michal Kosakowski, Andreas Marschall, and the infamous Jorg (NEKROMANTIK) Buttgereit!
- George A. Romero's seminal zombies in a shopping mall gore classic DAWN OF THE DEAD!
- In preparation for the series' return to Showtime, a rare screening of David Lynch's surreal modern horror nightmare TWIN PEAKS: FIRE WALK WITH ME!
- USC's '70s student short film compendium SHOCK VALUE: THE MOVIE!
- A rare 35mm screening of Michael Mann's nazi zombie opus THE KEEP!
- A rare 35mm screening of the late '50s rodent rampage schlocker THE KILLER SHREWS!
- A tribute to Christopher Lee with his personal favorite THE DEVIL RIDES OUT (aka THE DEVIL'S BRIDE)!
- A rare 35mm screening of Lucio Fulci's strange and gory THE HOUSE BY THE CEMETERY!
- The NEW 2K RESTORATION DCP of Udo Kier in Polish master Walerian Borowczyk's erotic, nightmarish THE STRANGE CASE OF DR. JEKYLL AND MISS OSBOURNE!
- Tom Atkins and his mustache do battle with alien slugs in NIGHT OF THE CREEPS!
- A return screening of IT FOLLOWS, 2015's most critically acclaimed horror film!
- ...and we're currently pursuing one additional premiere to finish out the lineup.
Tickets for SHOCK AROUND THE CLOCK are on sale at the Drexel Theatre (2254. E. Main St./cash or charge), Laughing Ogre Comics (4258 N. High St./cash only) or via PayPal at this website. Advance tix are $40, with a bump to $45 the day of show (if there are any left.) Reserve your place now for what promises to be one HELL of a good time!