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The Gentlemen Hecklers Present: The Running Man (1987)

The Gentlemen Hecklers Present: The Running Man (1987)

The Gentlemen Hecklers return to the Rio Theatre on Thursday, March 16 with another fine feature from the Arnold Schwarzenegger canon, THE RUNNING MAN. Schwarzenegger is reunited with his PREDATOR costar Jesse Ventura in this adaptation of Stephen King‘s dystopian, sci-fi novel (set in an authoritarian USA in, ummm, 2017) of the same name. (Maaaaan, the Hecklers are officially heading into some heady, high-meta cinema.) Also starring Maria Conchita Alonso, Richard Dawson, Jim Brown, Mick Fleetwood (whaaaa?), Dweezil Zappa, and some seriously bad-ass dance moves (choreographed by Paula Abdul!)

Let The Gentlemen Hecklers provide you with their unique brand of live, hilarious commentary – for the best cheesy movies! Eric Fell, Patrick Maliha, and Shaun Stewart are Vancouver’s masters of movie riffing, making so-bad-they’re-good movies even better by talking you through them.

Thursday, March 16
Doors 9:00 pm | Movie 9:30 pm

Advance tickets $10 HERE | $12 at the door
*Must be 19+ w/ID for entry and bar service.
**Sorry, Groupons and passes not accepted for this event.

THE RUNNING MAN (Paul Michael Glaser, 1987 / 101 mins / 18A) By 2017, the global economy has collapsed and American society has become a totalitarian police state, censoring all cultural activity. The government pacifies the populace by broadcasting a number of game shows in which convicted criminals fight for their lives, including the gladiator-style The Running Man, hosted by the ruthless Damon Killian, where “runners” attempt to evade “stalkers” and certain death for a chance to be pardoned and set free.

 

 

The Gentlemen Hecklers Present: Predator (1987)

The Gentlemen Hecklers Present: Predator (1987)

The Gentlemen Hecklers return to the Rio Theatre on Tuesday, October 25 with one of the 80s biggest and baddest (in a good way) sci-fi action horror thrillers (it really does have everything), PREDATOR. In John McTiernan‘s classic, Austrian Arnold Schwarzenegger stars as soldier of fortune Dutch, who is hired by the U.S. government to… Continue Reading

The Running Man (1987)

The Running Man (1987)

Join us at the Rio Theatre for our Friday Late Night Movie THE RUNNING MAN. Friday, August 7 Doors 11:30 | Movie 11:59 Tickets $6 in advance or $8 at the door Advance tickets at www.riotheatretickets.ca *Groupons and passes OK. Please redeem at the door. *All tickets 19+ w/ID for entry and bar service. THE… Continue Reading

Gentlemen Hecklers Present: Batman & Robin

Gentlemen Hecklers Present: Batman & Robin

Join the Gentlemen Hecklers on Wednesday, August 12 as they celebrate three years of movie riffing at the Rio Theatre with Joel Schumacher’s BATMAN & ROBIN. (Yes… the one with George Clooney. And Uma Thurman. And Ah-nuld.) Wednesday, August 12 Doors 8:30/Show 9:00pm $10 advance/ $12 door Advance tickets HERE https://www.facebook.com/gentlemenhecklers http://www.gentlemenhecklers.com/ The Gentlemen Hecklers… Continue Reading

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