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The Chicago French Film Festival 2016

The 6th annual Chicago French Film Festival opens on Friday, July 22nd and will run through Thursday, July 28th, 2016 at The Music Box Theatre. Co-presented by The Consulate General of France in Chicago and Alliance Francaise, this is where you will find the latest in French cinema. 3,429 more words

Chicago! Come out and play with The Warriors tonight at midnight

“Can you dig it?”

Good question. Tonight at the Music Box Theatre, join Consequence of Sound for The Warriors, as part of our Midnight Madness in Theater 2… 272 more words


LIFE, ANIMATED (2016) review

(this is a repost of a capsule review from the Chicago Critics Film Festival this past May to coincide with a local theatrical release) 

written by: Ron Suskind (from his novel, Life, Animated – A Story of Sidekicks, Heroes, and Autism ) 254 more words

Chicago! Midnight Madness in Theater 2 begins tonight with Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky

Hey, Chicago. Looking for some last-minute Friday night plans? How about some Hong Kong futuristic prison violence?

Consequence of Sound has partnered with Chicago’s own Music Box Theatre to deliver another midnight series on a smaller scale. 297 more words


Chicago, we're screening all kinds of crazy films at the Music Box Theatre!

What’s twice as nice as the Music Box’s weekly midnight movies? How about double the fun? Welcome to Midnight Madness in Theater 2.

Consequence of Sound… 267 more words


Interview with Dan Halsted, curator of the Grindhouse Film Festival

Dan Halsted is in Chicago this weekend, bringing his traveling Grindhouse Film Festival to the beautiful Music Box Theatre. Halsted is the head film programmer at the Hollywood Theatre in Portland, OR, where he has founded the theater’s monthly “Grindhouse Film Festival” and “Kung Fu Theater” series’. 755 more words

Music Box Celebrates the Grindhouse

Chicago area fans of cult and exploitation cinema might want to make sure they don’t have plans next weekend. Of course, I’ll be out of town at Cinevent so I won’t be able to make it, which really pisses me off. 218 more words

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