'Flashdance' and Live Comedy at Hollywood Theater

A look at Hollywood Theater's weekend lineup.

Two recently released films are in the lineup at Dormont's Hollywood Theater this weekend, plus a special series.

"Beware of Mr. Baker," Jay Bulger's 2012 film about Ginger Baker's musical career with Cream and Blind Faith, will run Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

Crime-thriller "Sushi Girl," another 2012 film, this time by Kern Saxton, is on the marquee Friday and Sunday.

Saturday is the start of a new series at Hollywood Theater. The "It's So Good It's Bad" series kicks off at 9 p.m. The featured movie is "Flashdance" (1983), and the group Hustlebot will accompany the movie by providing some creative, comedic comentary.

"Think 'Mystery Science Theater,' where the comedians heckle with microphones during the movie," said Hollywood Theater manager Chad Hunter.

Tickets for It's So Good It's Bad are $10.

Dormont's Hollywood Theater must raise $75,000 for a digital movie projector, or risk closing. Click here for details. To donate, see the Indiegogo—Hollywood Theater website.

If you're going:

  • "Beware of Mr. Baker" (2012): Jan. 26 and Jan. 27 at 7 p.m.; Jan. 27 at 4 p.m.
  • "Sushi Girl" (2012): Jan. 25 at 9 p.m.; Jan. 27 at 7 p.m.
  • So Good It's Bad series featuring "Flashdance" (1983): Jan. 26 at 9 p.m.

For more information, see the Hollywood Theater website.

Tickets are $7 for adults, $5 for adults age 62 and older, $5 for children age 12 and younger, unless otherwise noted. Call the theater at 412-344-2958 for details.

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