“A FILM TO TREASURE. Welles brings several passages of genius.” – Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times Looking forward to this Sunday night, February 21st and the highly anticipated screening of the restored version of Chimes at Midnight by Orson Welles at Cinestudio in Hartford.  Yet again the great technicians at Janus Films […]

Screening: Chimes at Midnight



Tonight’s Midnight Movie presented in The Bunker is The Blues Brothers, directed by John Landis, starring John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd, and featuring musical performances by Aretha Franklin, Cab Calloway, John Lee Hooker, Ray Charles and James Brown. This screening is SOLD OUT.

Midnight Movie: The Blues Brothers



The Great Movies Roadshow is proud to present the Orson Welles masterpiece Citizen Kane on May 7, 2016 at the Manross Memorial Library in Forestville. The screening will begin at 2pm. There will be a brief introduction to the film’s historical significance, technological accomplishments, and it’s lasting impact on the […]

The Great Movies Roadshow: Citizen Kane


Robert Altman’s masterpiece Nashville is now a member of the media library. This is a beautiful high-definition version from a new 2K digital film restoration with 5.1 surround DTS-HD Master Audio soundtrack. Supplemental features include a commentary by Robert Altman, new interviews with cast and crew, a documentary, and a […]

New to the collection: Nashville


This was taken on S. Wabash Avenue, outside Miller’s Pub.

Chicago Fog



Tonight’s midnight movie is the Led Zeppelin classic The Song Remains the Same from 1976. The screening will proceed despite the earlier inclement weather. Event is SOLD OUT.

Midnight Movie: The Song Remains the Same



The next series of technology classes that I teach at the Plainville Senior Center begin this month. “Exploring Social Media” will introduce the incredible content and interactions available through YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, and Tumblr. Plus an introduction to blogging. Class size is limited and sign-ups begin today. Classes […]

Sign-ups Today for Tech Class



On Friday, The Great Movies Roadshow will be delivering ten new titles for screening by Apheresis (blood platelets) donors at the Red Cross of Farmington, CT. The films will be available from 2/5/16 to 2/19/16. Buy from Amazon These are titles selected from Roger Ebert’s book, The Great Movies, and provided free of charge from my […]

New Movies at Red Cross Farmington


Now available in the media library is the Criterion Collection edition of Alfred Hitchcock’s Foreign Correspondent. The film is beautifully restored by the brilliant technicians working for Criterion. Here is a brief demonstration of the work these people are doing.      

New to the collection: Foreign Correspondent


Had a Gamers Box event on Sunday in Windham, CT.  Snapped this photo just as we were packing up.

Windham Sunset