ROCK ‘N’ ROLL HIGH SCHOOL
Wednesday, February 13
New 35mm Restoration
(1979, Allan Arkush and Joe Dante) PJ Soles, The Ramones. Premiere of brand new 35mm print, courtesy Jon Davison and Academy Film Archive. Approx. 93 min.
“Underneath its chipper, anything-for-laugh grin, Rock ‘n’ Roll is as subversive as teen movies get, with an ending that, for all its absurdity, is still surprisingly shocking. It's hard to imagine a similar conclusion being shot today.”
– Zach Handlen, AV Club