Event News: CLASSIC HORROR CAMPAIGN Screenings Announced

Written by Jon Towlson Saturday, 18 May 2013

Event News

Richard Gladman at the Classic Horror Campaign has been busy organising some more great double-bills at the Roxy Bar and Screen in London. Here is what he told Starburst about the upcoming events: 

“Remember the days when the BBC would screen late-night classic horror double bills and cult science-fiction movie seasons on a regular basis? Well, you can recapture those halcyon days in the comfort of the Roxy Bar and Screen, one of London’s leading boutique cinema venues near London Bridge. Saturday and Sunday afternoons will never be the same again as your hosts Cyberschizoid, Filmbar70 and Dr Karen Oughton guide you through an eclectic selection of classic cult movie screenings over the next few months. 

On Saturday June 1st special guest Francoise Pascal (Mind Your Language, The Iron Rose) joins the gang for a unique screening of The Flesh and the Fiends (1959) and Burke and Hare (1971) both based on the true story of the famous Edinburgh grave robbers!


Sunday 16th June brings a classic sci-fi double bill – a tribute to legendary stop-motion special-effects maestro Ray Harryhausen – Earth vs The Flying Saucers (1956) and First Men In The Moon (1964).


In July we have a Blood-Sucking Vampire Double Bill of Nosferatu (1922) and House of Dark Shadows (1970) as well as a Sexy Space Opera Double Bill featuring Barbarella (1968) and Starcrash (1978).


Later in the year, we look forward to a special Peter Cushing double bill, the Scalarama cult film festival, a werewolf triple-bill, The Blob (1958) and The Incredible Melting Man (1977).” 

Tickets available from - www.wegottickets.com/classichorrorcampaign

For future screenings check the CLASSIC HORROR CAMPAIGN website - www.classichorrorcampaign.com/events

ROXY BAR AND SCREEN - www.roxybarandscreen.com

Share your comments below or on Twitter @STARBURST_MAG

Find your local Starburst Magazine stockist HERE, or buy direct from us HERE. Our issues are also available as fully interactive iPad editions, loaded with multimedia, and can be downloaded via Apple HERE.

Click To Buy

Suggested Articles:
Popular BBC writer Joe Lidster will be appearing at the popular Sci-Fi Scarborough on Saturday, Apri
Legendary actor David Warner has been announced to appear at Sci-Fi Scarborough 2017. The Emmy-awar
The UK Games Expo takes place in Birmingham from June 2nd - 4th, and they have just opened tickets t
Fady Elsayed, one of the stars of new Doctor Who spin-off Class, and Tom Hopper, best known for play
scroll back to top

Add comment

Security code

Sign up today!