Culture Shock: a film series at @ Schlafly Bottleworks with The Smash presents IT MIGHT GET LOUD

Schlafly Bottleworks 7260 Southwest Ave., Maplewood

Culture Shock turns 7 with a great one!! IT MIGHT GET LOUD 2008 Directed by St Louis Native Davis Guggenheim Featuring: Jack White, The Edge, Jimmy Page A documentary on the electric guitar from the point of view of three significant rock musicians: the Edge, Jimmy Page and Jack White. 1:38 Rated PG In The […]


Culture Shock a film series presents Vincent Price and Agnes Moorehead in The Bat

Schlafly Bottleworks 7260 Southwest Ave., Maplewood

The Bat 1959 Directed by Crane Wilbur Starring Vincent Price, Agnes Moorehead, Gavin Gordon A crazed killer known as "The Bat" is on the loose in a mansion full of people. 1 hour 20 mins. No rating. Screens in The Crown Room at Schlafly Bottleworks Hosted by Tom Stockman $7 admission Doors open @ 630 […]


Culture Shock a traveling film series presents Hairspray with Divine @ Dot Zack

.ZACK 3224 Locust St, St. Louis

HAIRSPRAY 1988 Directed by John Waters Starring Sonny Bono, Ricki Lake, Divine A vivacious teenager teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show. Dress as your best Divine as Edna Turnblad and win a chance to compete in Best Divine contest at our October […]


Culture Shock a traveling film series presents Queen Rock Montreal at Mad Art Gallery

Mad Art Gallery 2727 S 12th St, St. Louis

"Culture Shock" a traveling film series continues as we celebrate our 8th Anniversary with Queen Rock Montreal at Mad Art Gallery to raise money for The Mercury Phoenix Trust in memory of Freddie Mercury. Queen Rock Montreal Directed by Saul Swimmer Starring Freddie Mercury, Brian May, John Deacon, Roger Taylor Queen concert in Montreal in […]

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