The Roadshow comes to the Plainville Public Library, June 1st at 6:30 pm, for a special presentation of the Orson Welles masterpiece, Citizen Kane. Help celebrate the 75th anniversary of one of the greatest films ever made. Includes film screening and Q&A. Memorabilia will be on display along with books […]

Great Movies Roadshow: Citizen Kane


    The Guardian has the story about William Randolph Hearst’s efforts to destroy Welles and Citizen Kane.

Welles on Kane


The next batch of movies were delivered today to the great folks at The Red Cross in Farmington, CT. These are films available for viewing by Apheresis donors. These films will be available until 3/15/16. Annie Hall (1977)   The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)   The Wild Bunch (1969) […]

New Movies at Red Cross Farmington



Marvel just announced that principal photography has begun on the follow-up to Guardians of the Galaxy. The best news is that Kurt Russell has been added to the cast in an as-yet-unidentified role.  Really looking forward to this one.

Guardians Vol. 2


Thanks to the amazing people at Shirtifiable there is now an official t-shirt for The Great Movies Roadshow.  

Roadshow shirt


“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