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2013 Awesome Fest Lineup Announced

2013 Awesome Fest Lineup Announced

The Awesome Fest just announced its lineup of programming running from June 14-August 17 this summer. They are going hardcore 80s this year, featuring well known cult classics and blockbuster comedies of 30 years ago. Read [...]

<i>Scarface</i> screening at the Troc…

Scarface screening at the Troc…

Yeah, Scarface screens all the time, but if you’re not tired of De Palma’s weirdo masterpiece yet then you can see it at the Troc on Tuesday, July 3 for $3, which goes toward a drink.  [...]

Awesome Fest full Race Street Pier lineup

Awesome Fest full Race Street Pier lineup

Here’s the full program for the free series of Race Street Pier movies that I programmed for the Awesome Fest…TONS of great films, seriously, a few of them will easily make it into my Top 10 [...]

Awesome Fest at the Race Street Pier

Awesome Fest at the Race Street Pier

Yup, I’ve assumed the role of Program Director of the Awesome Fest and will thus be programming the bulk of the ongoing series’ film screenings throughout the summer.  Expect great things. And not to play favorites, [...]

<i>Father’s Day</i> and Lloyd Kaufman at the Troc

Father’s Day and Lloyd Kaufman at the Troc

The Awesome Fest presents the Philly Premiere of comedic wackfest Father’s Day with Troma Films head honcho Lloyd Kaufman in attendance at the Trocadero on Tuesday, May 15 at 8:00 PM.  Admission is $10. About the [...]

CONTEST: <i>Comic-Con</i> tickets

CONTEST: Comic-Con tickets

No, not for the actual convention, we’re talking about tonight’s very exciting screening of Comic-Con (Philadelphia Premiere) with director Morgan Spurlock in attendance.  It’s going down at the Trocadero at 8:00 PM and we have a [...]

Awesome Fest brings Tribeca to Philly

Awesome Fest brings Tribeca to Philly

From the release: The Awesome Fest and Tribeca Film have teamed up to bring four new releases to Philadelphia, over the course of two nights, beginning on April 30th, just on the heels of their release [...]

Philly Premiere of Comic Con with Morgan Spurlock

Philly Premiere of Comic Con with Morgan Spurlock

The Awesome Fest continues to cement its reputation as Philadelphia’s most exciting contemporary film series with the area premiere of Morgan Spurlock’s documentary on the mecca of modern geek culture.  Comic-Con Episode 4: A Fan’s Hope [...]

Cinedelphia has <i>God Bless America</i> tickets…CLOSED

Cinedelphia has God Bless America tickets…CLOSED

UPDATE April 8 : This screening is now closed. As you may have heard, The Awesome Fest is hosting the Philadelphia Premiere of the SXSW hit God Bless America with writer/director Bobcat Goldthwait in attendance.  The [...]

Awesome Fest at the Philadelphia Science Festival

Awesome Fest at the Philadelphia Science Festival

The Awesome Fest has quite a slate of film screenings set for the upcoming Philadelphia Science Festival, let’s dive right in: Saturday, April 21, 2012 Tuttleman IMAX, 7:30 PM Richard Garriott: Man on a Mission (2010) [...]

Return of the Awesome Fest

Return of the Awesome Fest

Cinedelphia’s 2011 recipient of Philadelphia Film Personality of the Year has parted ways with the Philadelphia Film Society after four months of employment as Program Director.  I received the following e-mail from Josh earlier today: As [...]