Betamax Video Club

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Ten Tigers Parlour, 3813 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001

Betamax Video Club 6/30 - A celebration of 80's B movie classics and home video club culture.

The upstairs lounge opens at 6pm and the event begins promptly at 7pm.

Title: Heavy Metal Rating: R Genre: Action & Adventure, Animation, Science Fiction & Fantasy Directed By: Jimmy T. Murakami, Gerald Potterton Written By: Len Blum, Dan Goldberg, Dan O'Bannon, Daniel Goldberg, Juan Gimenez, Angus McKie, Ivan Reitman, Berni Wrightson, Corny Cole, Richard Corben In Theaters: Jul 29, 1981 Runtime: 90 minutes Studio: Columbia Pictures

Based on the popular magazine of the same name, this animated cult film interweaves six visionary stories of science fiction and fantasy. The soundtrack includes such rock superstars as Black Sabbath, Blue Oyster Cult, Cheap Trick, Devo, Donald Fagen, Grand Funk Railroad, Sammy Hagar, Journey, Nazareth and Stevie Nicks.

Arrive early to enjoy food and cocktails in the upstairs lounge. Videos will play before and after each film with live soundtrack by local synthwave duo, Velocity 128.

Velocity 128 - Synthwave live production by Eric Garwood & Jonathan Lim: