Happy birthday to Catherine Mary Stewart, Night of the Comet‘s Reggie.
The Loft Cinema is hosting a 12-hour Sci-Fi Slumber Party on Saturday 29 April 2017.
Starting at 7pm, the full lineup includes: The Matrix, John Carpenter’s The Thing, Logan’s Run, Robocop, Night of the Comet, and Snowpiercer.
Full details and tickets are availble from the Loft Cinema website.
THE LOFT CINEMA
3233 East Speedway Boulevard
Tucson, AZ 85716
Intagram user skanimations posted this nice Night of the Comet inspired fan art:
The Mahoning Drive-in Theatre will be hosting Zombiefest III from 26-28 May 2017.
The theatre, in Lexington PA, has been screening original 35mm prints on one of the Largest CinemaScope Screens in the World since 1948.
This year’s three-day Zombiefest line up will include:
Friday 26 May
- NIGHT OF THE COMET (1984)
- RABID (1976)
- INVASION OF THE FLESH HUNTERS (1980)
Saturday 27 May
- EVIL DEAD (1981)
- EVIL DEAD 2: DEAD BY DAWN (1987)
- ARMY OF DARKNESS (1992)
Sunday 28 May
- CREEPSHOW (1982)
- LAND OF THE DEAD (2005)
- RAIDERS OF THE LIVING DEAD (1986)
Dutch venue Vondelbunker will be holding a screening of Night of the Comet as part of their Atomic Cinema series at 8.30pm on 19 February 2017.
Given that De Vondel Bunker is in a concerted fall out shelter, it’s possibly the best place to watch the film!
Visit their website for further information.
The Alamo Drafthouse has partnered with Kodak to launch the first ever Reel Film Day, a special event for 5 March 2017 at all the Drafthouse cinemas around the country, in celebration and support of 35mm film.
The event will feature screenings of The Red Shoes, Bicycle Thieves, From Russia With Love, Kill Bill, Inglorious Basterds, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Muppets Take Manhattan, Silence of the Lambs, Heat, Pan’s Labyrinth, Taxi Driver and Night of the Comet.
Night of the Comet will screen on Sunday 5 March at Alamo Drafthouse La Vista and you can purchase tickets now.
Visit the Alamo website for further information.
Webster University, St. Louis, Missouri, will be holding a screening of Night of the Comet on Wednesday 1 March as part of their Strange Brew: Cult Films at Scholarly Bottleworks.
The screening will be held at 8pm in the Winifred Moore Auditorium.
Visit the Webster University website for more information.
Wednesday, March 1 at 8:00pm to 9:40am
Winifred Moore Auditorium
470 E. Lockwood Ave., St. Louis, MO 63119
The Mattalou Shoe Boutique in Long Beach, CA will be holding a Random Retail Horror Night on January 7 2017 during which they will screen Night of the Comet and The Intruder (1989). The event starts at 6pm and is Bring Your Own Bottle (not sure if they’ll let you recreate the scene with Sam throwing shoes at the Stock Boys!).
Mattalou Shoe Boutique
398 Ximeno Ave
Long Beach CA 90814
The Arcata Theatre Lounge will be holding a free screening of Night of the Comet on Wednesday 21 December 2016.
Doors open at 6pm, and the screening is free with a minimum $5 food or beverage purchase.
Visit the Acrcata Website for further information.