Chris Walsh (chris_walsh) wrote,
Chris Walsh

Raiders of the Lost Ark. 'Nuff said.

Thirty years on and it still doesn't get old (though I do, since I saw it first-run):

Raiders of the Lost Ark - art by
Raiders of the Lost Ark - art by 'Sanjulian'

When Cort and Fatboy debuted their Midnight Movies in January 2006, they showed a DVD copy of this film. This Friday they will show a 35mm print of it, at the Bagdad Theater and Pub. Here is the official write-up.

There. This Friday, doors at 10:00, pre-film clips around 10:30 then the film at 11:00, for those in the audience who A) are 21 and older and B) can afford $3. Brought to us by, Things From Another World, Digital Trends and the Portland Mercury.
Tags: midnight movies, portland

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