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Fri, Mar 13, 2015

Repertory Series ArchiveBloody FantasyLate Shows (past events)

Dragonslayer

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(1981) dir Matthew Robins w/Peter MacNicol, Caitlin Clarke, Ralph Richardson [109 min; 35mm]
DRAGONSLAYER is a cult classic which no doubt scarred a generation of pre-teens who thought they were going to see a goodnatured, Disney fantasy flick… Not so much… Filmed in Wales and steeped in the post-Roman, pre-Christian history of Great Britain, DRAGONSLAYER presents a world where magic and monsters are frighteningly real. MacNicol plays a magician’s apprentice who must become a hero to defeat an aging, embittered dragon and release the country from a grip of dread.

35mm print courtesy of the American Genre Film Archive and Ant Timpson.

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DRAGONSLAYER
Friday 3/13 at 9:30 PM
EXCALIBUR
Saturday 3/14 at 9:30 PM
CONAN THE BARBARIAN
Sunday 3/15 at 9:30 PM
THE SWORD & THE SORCERER
Monday 3/16 at 9:30 PM

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