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Ruthie Marantz in Rainbow Ruthie

SIFF Interview: Rainbow Ruthie Marantz

One of my favorite rediscoveries this years was being re-introduced to Rainbow Ruthie during ShortsFest weekend. When Ruthie Marantz was a teen in the 90s, she had a public access show (named after her childhood icon, Rainbow Brite!) and became a teen feminist idol who appeared in a ton of magazines and was featured on […]

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Recommended show & ticket giveaway: Dancing on the Valentine 9: You Can Dance for Inspiration {2/8}

It's time once again for us to tell you how much we love Jenny George's annual fundraising event, Dancing on the Valentine!! This year the theme is MADONNA! YAYYYYY! Dancing on the Valentine 9: You Can Dance for Inspiration, is on Saturday, February 8, 2014 at 8pm at Neumos!!! This awesome event will have raffle […]

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Recommended viewing: gory awesomeness at Grand Illusion Cinema this month!

YES. It's October! And that means lots of lots of horror movies screening around town. I'm particularly excited for Grand Illusion Cinema's gory programming, which kicks off this weekend with some Italian horror and Grindhouse magic.  Gorgeous 35mm and 16mm prints, a small, intimate setting, and some cheap popcorn! IMHO, there's no better way to […]

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Bask in VHS nostalgia this week at Scarecrow Video and Grand Illusion Cinema!

Guys, I'm an idiot for not telling you about a few things earlier: 1) August is VHS MONTH at Scarecrow video! 2) Scarecrow Video now has a screening room 3) VHSpresso (located within Scarecrow) now sells BEER to the over-21 crowd 4) Grand Illusion Cinema is showing VHSentric documentaries YES. You too can relive the pain of having […]

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