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Tenacious D: Post-Apocalypto

It could be the greatest night the Rio has ever known…

Catch all six amazing episodes of Tenacious D‘s animated magnum opus POST-APOCALYPTO, on the Rio’s big screen, and with the Rio’s big sound!

The original six-part series (screening here as one glorious, uninterrupted masterpiece – as nature intended) follows our heroes JB and KG after they survive a nuclear fallout (by hiding in a fridge, natch). When they emerge, they embark upon a crazy adventure in a new, post-apocalyptic world.

This high-larious follow up to THE PICK OF DESTINY was entirely hand-drawn by Mr. Jack Black himself, with every character voiced by the J&K, and features Tenacious D songs (including drumming goodness from long-time collaborator Dave Grohl) from their new album of the same name. Get ready for assorted time-traveling hijinks, space travel, space pirates, a bizarre creature known as “Crackalackadingdong,” a to-be-expected amount of full frontal nudity, and your pals Jables and Kyle Gass in fine form as they attempt to keep rockin’ in a bleak, post-apocalyptic world.

“If you consider yourself a fan of this band’s work in general — if, for instance, you are proud to know every word to “Kielbasa” — or know that your tastes lean towards the childish, then Post-Apocalypto will almost certainly be up your alley.” (Birth.Movies.Death.)

Sunday, November 25
Doors 7:30 pm | Movie 7:50 pm *Start time subject to change.

Advance tickets $12 HERE | $14 at the door

*Minors permitted in the balcony. (Parental and viewer discretion advised. Explicit sexual content.) Must be 19+ w/ID for bar service and main floor seating.
**Rio Theatre Groupons and passes OK. Please redeem at the door.

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