Finally Friday: Tremors

  • Friday, April 20, 2018
  • 5:30pm - 9:00pm

5:30pm-7pm: Food, live music and science stations
7pm: Movie begins in the WRAL 3D Theater, followed by commentary.

TREMORS

Every year hundreds of new species are discovered — unless the discovery eats the scientist! Welcome to the town of Perfection, Nevada, where something has awakened under the surface. Don’t try to run, there is no place you can hide — the graboids are here. Quiet and deadly, you’ll only know they are present when you feel the TREMORS!

Join us at the April installment of Finally Friday to watch Tremors and explore what the film got right and wrong about tremors. Plus learn everything you ever wanted to know about discovering new species, deadly animals, earthquakes, and worms. We’ll host an expert to help us separate the science from the fiction following the film. Don’t miss it!

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“Tremors” is rated PG-13


THIS MONTH’S FILM

 

Tremors (1990) — Produced by Universal Studios in 1990, this film is a tribute to 1950s low-budget sci-fi/horror films.

In the movie, Valentine “Val” McKee (Kevin Bacon) and Earl Bassett (Fred Ward), two good-for-nothing odd-job workers living in a small desert community, stumble upon several odd phenomena. Eventually, they find the cause to be gigantic prehistoric worm-like creatures. These creatures streak under the desert soil and snatch food from the surface. Cut off from the outside world, the residents of Perfection have to figure out how to get across the desert alive while these creatures, that are smart as well as fast, stalk them like monster sharks.


SCIENCE STATIONS (5:30–7PM)

More details coming soon!


MUSIC (5:30–7PM)

More details coming soon!


 FOOD & DRINK

Enjoy Pork BBQ Siders for $6. There will also be a vegetarian option. And don’t miss our selection of wine and craft beers!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Details

Details

Date:
April 20
Times:
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fee:
$2/ticket for Members, $5/ticket for non-Members

Organizer

Hugo Romero-Sanchez
919.707.9965

Venue

WRAL 3D Theater

Downtown Raleigh
11 West Jones Street
Raleigh, NC 27601 United States
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Phone:
919.707.9800