Repertory screenings may not be as abundant in Chicago as they are in LA/NY, but when you look around, there are many theatergoing delights. The Chicago Rep-port is a weekly(ish) series highlighting the best and most compelling repertory screenings in the Second City.
For over a decade, the Movieside Film Festival has put on fantastic marathons with the Massacre and Sci-Fi Spectacular, and this weekend they’ll fully venture into the fantasy genre for the first time. The Fantastic Fantasy Film Festival takes place on Saturday, March 25 from noon to 11 pm at the Brew & View at The Vic. The lineup includes:
The Dark Crystal (Jim Henson & Frank Oz, 1982, format unknown)
Flash Gordon (Mike Hodges, 1980, format unknown)
Director’s cut of Legend (Ridley Scott, 1985, format unknown)
Masters of the Universe (Gary Goddard, 1987, format unknown)
Dune (David Lynch, 1984, format unknown)