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Army of Darkness

Army of Darkness

“Gimme some sugar, baby!”

Join us at the Rio Theatre for one of our most all-time requested titles Friday Late Night Movie titles – the final chapter in Sam Raimi‘s glorious EVIL DEAD trilogy, ARMY OF DARKNESS (aka, “The Medieval Dead”), starring horror icon Bruce Campbell (so groovy!).

In addition to watching Ash take on his Evil doppelgänger and a whole heap o’ skeletons on the big screen, everyone in attendance will take home a FREE debut copy of the Crossover Comic Book Series ARMY OF DARKNESS/BUBBA HO-TEP from Dynamite Entertainment. It’s double the Bruce Campbell in the ultimate Bruce crossover combining two of his most iconic roles when Ash meets Elvis for the first time ever! So come join us for the screening and enjoy a bonus comic on us (boomstick not included)! Even better? Series writer Scott Duvall will be in the house to present the screening and will hang around after for anyone who would like a signed copy!

Costumes welcome – and encouraged! (Show us what you’ve got, kid.)


ARMY OF DARKNESS
Doors 11:15 pm | Movie 11:45 pm *Start time subject to change.

Advance tickets $10.50 HERE | $12.50 at the door

*Minors welcome 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.

ARMY OF DARKNESS (Sam Raimi, 1992/ 81 mins /14A)  In the third and final installment of Sam Raimi’s EVIL DEAD trilogy, intrepid hero Ash (Bruce Campbell) finds himself trapped in medieval times. He must quest for the Necronomicon, a book of evil which can return him to his time. Unfortunately, he releases the evil trapped inside the book and unleashes an “army of the dead.”

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