On July 17th, the Hollywood Theater will present Rock and Rock Drive-In, a day full of live music, beer, and some of the weirdest, trashiest retro films around. The screening selections are as follows:
Chained for Life (1952)
This exploitation film stars real-life conjoined twins, Daisy and Violet Hilton, as two women who go on trial after one sister kills her husband.
The Terror of Tiny Town (1938)
A cowboy stops a feud between two ranchers in this all-little people musical Western. Some of the cast members played Munchkins in The Wizard of Oz.
Mad Youth (1940)
A woman and her teenage daughter both fall for the same rumba-cafe gigolo. Also goes by the alternate title Girls of the Underworld.
Omoo-Omoo the Shark God (1949)
A group of people incur the wrath of a shark god after violating a sacred jungle idol. Loosely based on a novel by Herman Melville.
Reefer Madness (1936)
Everybody’s favorite anti-drug propaganda film follows a group of teens who spiral out of control after smoking dope.
Rock and Roll Drive-In will also feature music performances by local bands, including Nox Boys, Vertigo-go, Ninth Ward, Stone Cold Killer, The Goodfoots, and Thunder Vest. The 21 and over event will take place from 6 p.m. until midnight. Tickets are $10 and include two drink tickets courtesy of Penn Brewery.