The Rolling Roadshow crew is embarking on a huge tour of our great nation showcasing famous films in famous places this August! They’ve got a cooler full of your milkshakes to drink, a briefcase full of blues, and plenty of Bill Conti soundtracks to get them from California to New York with tons of stops in-between! Most importantly, they’ll be setting up a giant screen and sound system to provide FREE outdoor summer merriment to the masses on behalf of sponsors Levi’s and the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema. Check out the awesome trailer and get excited:
Here is the lineup:
August 6 JACKIE BROWN, at Los Angeles’ Del Amo Fashion Mall
August 7 DIRTY HARRY, at San Francisco’s Washington Square Park
August 8 THERE WILL BE BLOOD, at California’s Kern County Museum
August 8 CONVOY, at the Ft. Davis drive-in in Las Vegas, N.M.
August 13 THE BLUES BROTHERS, at Chicago’s Joliet Prison
August 14 ROBOCOP, at Detroit’s Russell Industrial Center
August 19 ROCKY I-III, at the Philadelphia Art Museum
August 20 ON THE WATERFRONT, at Hoboken’s Pier A
August 27 THE GODFATHER PART II, on a Manhattan rooftop near Little Italy
Also- we hate to brag- but the new issue of Entertainment Weekly (the one with Leonardo DiCaprio on the cover) features a full-page profile of the tour! Alright! Tell your friends and family who live in the above towns that these screenings are once-in-a-lifetime events that are not to be missed!