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Director: Richard Stanley

Hardware

Hardware

Director Richard Stanley (COLOR OUT OF SPACE) made a name for himself in 1990 thanks to HARDWARE, a cyberpunk thriller that has evolved into something of a cult-classic in the ensuing years – perfect for a Friday Late Night Movie revisit on March 6.

Dylan McDermott stars as Mo, a survivor of a post-apocalyptic future world who makes a living selling salvaged machinery. When some robot parts he’s collected rebuild themselves, the reborn creature sets out on a murder spree. With Stacey Travis, John LynchIggy Pop, Lemmy.

Friday, March 6
Doors 10:30 pm | Movie 11:00 pm *Start time subject to change.

Advance tickets $13 HERE | $13 at the door

*Minors permitted in the balcony. Must be 19+ w/ID for bar service and main floor seating.
*Rio Theatre Groupons and passes OK. Please redeem at the door.

HARDWARE (Richard Stanley, 1990 /  93 mins / 18A)  Mark 13 is a government-built killing machine programmed with artificial intelligence, able to repair and recharge itself from any energy source. Through a series of coincidences, the cyborg’s head ends up in the home of a sculptress as a bizarre Christmas present from her boyfriend. Once inside its new home, the cyborg promptly reconstructs the rest of its body using a variety of household utensils and proceeds to go on a murderous rampage.

Color Out of Space

Color Out of Space

Written and directed by Richard Stanley (HARDWARE) and based on the short story “The Colour Out of Space” by H. P. Lovecraft, COLOR OUT OF SPACE premiered to rave reviews at TIFF 2019 – and is headed to the Rio Theatre‘s screen in January as part of our Friday Late Night Movie series. Nicolas Cage… Continue Reading