Peelers (Filmmakers in Attendance for Q&A!)
9:00pm - Monday, Mar 20, 2017
Joins us at the Rio Theatre on Monday, March 20 for the Canadian Theatrical Premiere of PEELERS, a killer new horror feature film from Vancouver-based director Sevé Schelenz (SKEW). Filmmakers in attendance for a Q&A session following the screening.
What starts out as the last hurrah on the closing night of an infamous small-town strip club, quickly turns into a night of bloodshed when a crew of coal miners shows up and with them a deadly contaminant. Former baseball player and current club owner, Blue Jean Douglas (Wren Walker), has decided to hand over her bar to a new owner and leave town for good - but her plans are thwarted when she discovers the magnitude of the epidemic that has been unleashed. With victims piling up, Blue Jean must step up to the plate to protect her family, her friends and her bar before it's too late and she loses everything she holds dear.
"PEELERS is a pretty damn fun trip." (Dread Central)
Monday, March 20
Doors 8:30 pm | Movie 9:00 pm
Single tickets $10 in advance | $12 at the door
*Minors OK in the balcony! (Please note this film is rated 18A.) Must be 19+ w/ID for bar service and main floor seating.
**Groupons and passes OK! Please redeem at the door.
PEELERS (Sevé Schelenz, 2016 / 95 mins / 18A) A small town strip club owner must defend her bar, her strippers and her life when violent infected patrons show up on the final closing night and all hell breaks loose.
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