2016 Second Screen Cult Cinema Lineup


Second Screen Cinema has long brought cult classics to the big screen in Tampa. Once a month they take over The Vault (711 North Franklin Street) downtown to showcase critical and audience darlings. They recently released their full lineup of upcoming films through the end of the year. BOOKMARK this article, cinephiles, because you'll want to refer back to this for the rest of the year. Screenings take place the second Wednesday of every month. Doors open at 6pm for each screening for a cocktail reception. The films start at 7pm. 

 

May 11

Blue Velvet

"The discovery of a severed human ear found in a field leads a young man on an investigation related to a beautiful, mysterious nightclub singer and a group of psychopathic criminals who have kidnapped her child."

 

June 8

Enter the Dragon

"A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover."

 

July 13

For a Few Dollars More

"Two bounty hunters with the same intentions team up to track down a Western outlaw."

 

August 10

Barton Fink 

"A renowned New York playwright is enticed to California to write for the movies and discovers the hellish truth of Hollywood."

 

September 14

Don't Look Now

"A married couple grieving the recent death of their little daughter are in Venice when they encounter two elderly sisters, one of whom is psychic and brings a warning from beyond."

 

October 12

The Thing 

"Scientists and American Air Force officials fend off a blood-thirsty alien organism while at a remote arctic outpost."

 

November 9

Le Samourat 

"After killing a night-club owner, professional hitman Jef Costello is seen by witnesses. His efforts to provide himself with an alibi fail and more and more he gets driven into a corner."

 

December 14

The Night of the Hunter 

"A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid $10,000 he'd stolen in a robbery."

Written by Dex Fabian

Dex Fabian

Dex Fabian is the co-founder of I Love the Burg and That's So Tampa. A graphic designer by trade, Dex has been witness to Tampa Bay's explosion to become one of the hottest regions in the nation. In 2009, he helped develop the brand for I Love the Burg and in 2014 developed the branding for That's So Tampa and has been a regular contributor to both ever since.