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ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS - The Movie

Mandie Fletcher

  • 89 minutes
  • 2016

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  • Friday August 26 and Saturday August 27
  • 7pm
  • Sunday August 28
  • 2pm and 4pm
  • Monday August 29 - Thursday September 1
  • 7pm

Appropriate for their big screen debut, Edina and Patsy are still oozing glitz and glamour, living the high life they are accustomed to; shopping, drinking and clubbing their way around London's trendiest hotspots. Blamed for a major incident at an uber fashionable launch party, they become entangled in a media storm and are relentlessly pursued by the paparazzi. Fleeing penniless to the glamorous playground of the super-rich, the French Riviera, they hatch a plan to make their escape permanent and live the high life forever more!

Whether joking about the shallowness of the fashion industry or veering to an inverted riff on Some Like It Hot, the movie's larger-than-life format provides Edina and Patsy with a welcome opportunity to plumb new comedic depths.So grab your Bolly, darlings, and party on.

MULTIPLE MANIACS

John Waters

  • 96 minutes
  • 1970 / 2016

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  • Friday August 26 and Saturday August 27
  • 9pm
  • Sunday August 28
  • 7pm

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John Waters’ gloriously grotesque, unavailable-for-decades second feature comes to theaters at long last, replete with all manner of depravity, from robbery to murder to one of cinema’s most memorably blasphemous moments. Made on a shoestring budget in Baltimore, with Waters taking on nearly every technical task, this gleeful mockery of the peace-and-love ethos of its era features the Cavalcade of Perversion, a traveling show put on by a troupe of misfits whose shocking proclivities are topped only by those of their leader: the glammer-than-glam, larger-than-life Divine, who’s out for blood after discovering her lover’s affair. Starring Waters’ beloved regular cast the Dreamlanders (including David Lochary, Mary Vivian Pearce, Mink Stole, Edith Massey, and Cookie Mueller), Multiple Maniacs is an anarchist masterwork from an artist who has doggedly tested the limits of taste for decades. Don't miss this rare theatrical screening!

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