Who says there’s no Santa? Certainly not slasher fans in Austin, Chicago, and Los Angeles, who are being given a special treat this holiday season: 35mm theatrical screenings of Christmas Evil!
Next year marks the 30th anniversary of Lewis Jackson’s Christmas Evil. One of the seminal slasher films of the era, it has been hailed by John Waters as “the best seasonal film of all time.” Here are the details of the screenings:
4050 N. Milwaukee Avenue
Chicago, IL 60641
Approximately 9:15 pm
New Beverly Cinema
7165 Beverly Boulevard
LA, CA 90036
Note: Writer/director Lewis Jackson and star Brandon Maggart will be on hand at the LA screening to introduce the film, and in addition rare 35mm outtakes from the film will be shown!
The Alamo Ritz
320 E. 6th Street
Austin, TX 78701
Approximately 10:00 pm
Check out a clip from the film below, and if you’re in one of the lucky three cities mentioned, come celebrate the dark side of the holidays with slashin’ Santa! If not, then be sure to pick up a copy of the DVD from the EvilShop — no home should be without it!
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