Chicago’s Cinepocalypse lineup includes Mohawk and Eric Roberts

The star of The Pope of Greenwich Village, Runaway Train,   The Specialist, The Dark Knight, The Expendables, and around 12,983 other films will take part in a   live recording of Doug Tilley and Liam O’Donnell’s film podcast “Eric Roberts Is The F—ing Man,” thus uniting the actor and the program that bears his name for the very first time. Show Full Article Full details about the event’s first wave of programming can be found at the Music Box Theatre website. 2-9. Films screening include We Are Still Here director Ted Geoghegan’s 19th century-set second feature Mohawk, Tyler MacIntyre’s slasher-comedy Tragedy Girls, and a Finnish production called Rendel, which is being billed as that country’s first-ever superhero movie. The festival’s guest host is You’re Next,   The Guest, and Blair Witch screenwriter Simon Barrett while Narc and Smokin’ Aces director Joe Carnahan is curating a special program of 35mm repertory films called   “Blood, Guts, Bullets, and Octane.”
Also? The first wave of programming for the inaugural Cinepocalypse in Chicago was announced Thursday — and it sounds like genre fans are in for a highly interesting time when the event takes place at the Music Box Theatre from Nov. Eric Roberts!!!