Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
6:45pm - Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018
"Gee, I wish we had one of them doomsday machines."
Join us on Wednesday, July 18 for a screening of director Stanley Kubrick's cold war classic DR. STRANGELOVE. Loosely based on Peter George's thriller novel 'Red Alert,'
DR. STRANGELOVE concerns an unhinged United States Air Force general who orders a first strike nuclear attack on the Soviet Union. It follows the President of the United States, his advisers, the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and a Royal Air Force (RAF) officer as they try to recall the bombers to prevent a nuclear apocalypse. It separately follows the crew of one B-52 bomber as they try to deliver their payload.
Wednesday, July 18
Doors 6:15 pm | Movie 6:45 pm
Advance tickets $10 | $12 at the door
*Minors OK in the balcony! Must be 19+ w/ID for bar service and main floors seating.
**Rio Theatre Groupons and passes OK! Please redeem at the door.
DR STRANGELOVE (Stanley Kubrick, 1964 / 94 mins, DCP) | Master filmmaker Stanley Kubrick's satirical black comedy about cold war fears surrounding nuclear conflict between the USA and the USSR stars Peter Sellers and George C. Scott, and features James Earl Jones, Sterling Hayden, Keenan Wynn, and Slim Pickens.
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