Obsolete Cinema presents Arcade Fire! First up is the undisputed champ of Brooke Shields / Charles Durning face-offs, TILT (1979). Stick around for the raucous riot that is JOYSTICKS (1983). With Lorenzo Llamas & Jon ‘Lazlo’ Gries as reigning punker King Vidiot!
Sun Jun 25 @
TILT (1979): Brooke Shields is the titular California teen runaway and pinball wizard who, through the mentorship (heh) of an aspiring country singer/songwriter, sings and shoots her way to Texas for the climactic ($3,500) pinball match vs. ‘The Whale’ (Charles Durning). JOYSTICKS (1983) : Evil Joe Don Baker is the local real estate kingpin threatening the town arcade. It’s up to a bargain-basement Porky’s-esque crew to save the arcade There’ll be plenty T ‘n A,
So come on down for an afternoon of fun and games as only Obsolete Cinema can serve. Anybody who shows up is already a champion in our book!
— the movies you think you remember on a format you can’t forget.
The 4th Sun Afternoon Monthly.