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“THE CALL OF CTHULHU” On Demand Virtual Screening

Watch The Call of Cthulhu, a film straight from the Carrollwood Cultural Center’s film studio, streaming October 22 through November 5.

The Call of Cthulhu promo posterThe Call of Cthulhu, originally written by H.P. Lovecraft in 1926 and serialized in the February issue of Weird Tales in 1928, follows the story of an unnamed protagonist (Craig Ruska) who stumbles upon the conspiracy of the ages. Through the discovery of odd and ancient pieces of artwork, tortured artists who are plagued with dreams of horror as well as dedicated and highly secretive cultists, he inadvertently finds himself tangled in a web of mystery and horror all aimed in one direction: The long-forgotten “dead and dreaming” Cthulhu.

Adapted for film by Mackley Fogarty, Kyle Brady, and Brian Petkash, and directed by Mackley Fogarty, The Call of Cthulhu features several local actors including Craig Ruska, Benjamin Gregory, Pete Zalizniak, Diego Rosado, Keith Eisenstadt, Jessica Duncan, Terry LaRosa, Hippie Griswold, Mary Lee Bellis, Christopher Kadonsky-Grant, Natasha Infante, and Bill DeMare.

Produced from start to finish at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, The Call of Cthulhu is a continuation of the Center’s new film program that started during the COVID-19 shutdown.


Online Access: $10

 

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“THE CALL OF CTHULHU” Film Premiere

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Straight from the Carrollwood Cultural Center’s film studio comes The Call of Cthulhu, premiering for the first time on October 15.  Red Carpet at 7 p.m. followed by the screening at 8 p.m.

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The Call of Cthulhu, originally written by H.P. Lovecraft in 1926 and serialized in the February issue of Weird Tales in 1928, follows the story of an unnamed protagonist (Craig Ruska) who stumbles upon the conspiracy of the ages. Through the discovery of odd and ancient pieces of artwork, tortured artists who are plagued with dreams of horror as well as dedicated and highly secretive cultists, he inadvertently finds himself tangled in a web of mystery and horror all aimed in one direction: The long-forgotten “dead and dreaming” Cthulhu.

Adapted for film by Mackley Fogarty, Kyle Brady, and Brian Petkash, and directed by Mackley Fogarty, The Call of Cthulhu features several local actors including Craig Ruska, Benjamin Gregory, Pete Zalizniak, Diego Rosado, Keith Eisenstadt, Jessica Duncan, Terry LaRosa, Hippie Griswold, Mary Lee Bellis, Christopher Kadonsky-Grant, Natasha Infante, and Bill DeMare.

Produced from start to finish at the Carrollwood Cultural Center, The Call of Cthulhu is a continuation of the Center’s new film program that started during the COVID-19 shutdown.


Red Carpet: 7 p.m. / Screening: 8 p.m.

Tickets: $10

 

Donate IconRemember to “Round It Up” and make a donation to the Center’s Operating Fund. Consider making a donation when registering for classes or purchasing tickets. Your donation can be as simple as rounding your total to the nearest five or ten dollars — or whatever amount you wish to give. Thank you for your contribution!

 

(Postponed) SUMMER FRIDAY MOVIE: “Monty Python and the Holy Grail”

The Carrollwood Village HOAs will present a Summer Friday Flick with a free screening of Monty Python & The Holy Grail. Admission is free. Please RSVP with Aaron Washington at [email protected] to help ensure social distancing.

MONTY PYTHON HOLY GRAILAbout the Movie

A comedic send-up of the grim circumstances of the Middle Ages as told through the story of King Arthur and framed by a modern-day murder investigation. When the mythical king of the Britons leads his knights on a quest for the Holy Grail, they face a wide array of horrors, including a persistent Black Knight, a three-headed giant, a cadre of shrubbery-challenged knights, the perilous Castle Anthrax, a killer rabbit, a house of virgins, and a handful of rude Frenchmen.  Rated PG  

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(postponed) SUMMER FRIDAY MOVIE: “Muppet Treasure Island”

This event is being postponed.

The Carrollwood Village HOAs will present a Summer Friday Flick with a free screening of Muppet Treasure Island. Admission is free. Please RSVP with Aaron Washington at [email protected] to help ensure social distancing.

Muppet Treasure IslandAbout the Movie

A reworking of Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic tale in which the Muppets take to the high seas in search of buried treasure. Young Jim Hawkins is given a treasure map by a mysterious sailor and sets sail with his friends the Great Gonzo and Rizzo the Rat. Among the crew is the mutinous seadog Long John Silver, who has his own plans for the loot.  Rated G  

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SUMMER FRIDAY MOVIE: “Rango” (cancelled)

Due to COVID-19 and social distancing regulations, this event is cancelled.

The Carrollwood Village HOAs will present a Summer Friday Flick with a free screening of Rango. Healthy snacks and beverages will be provided.  Admission is free and reservations are not required. The screening will be held indoors. 

RANGO Movie PosterAbout the Movie

A chameleon (Johnny Depp) who has lived as a sheltered family pet finds himself in the grip of an identity crisis. Rango wonders how to stand out when it is his nature to blend in. When he accidentally winds up in a frontier town called Dirt, he takes the first step on a transformational journey as the town’s new sheriff. Though at first Rango only role-plays, a series of thrilling situations and outrageous encounters forces him to become a real hero.  Rated PG  

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“Casablanca”

Join us for a free showing of Casablanca presented by Carrollwood Village HOAs.  Healthy snacks and beverages will be provided. Admission is free and reservations are not required.

About the Movie

Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart), who owns a nightclub in Casablanca, discovers his old flame Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman) is in town with her husband, Victor Laszlo (Paul Henreid). Laszlo is a famed rebel, and with Germans on his tail, Ilsa knows Rick can help them get out of the country.

Rated PG

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“Flags of Our Fathers”

Flags of Our Fathers movie imageIn honor of Veterans Day, join us for a free showing of Flags of Our Fathers presented by Carrollwood Village HOAs.  Healthy snacks and beverages will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own as well as a blanket to sit on. Admission is free and reservations are not required.

About the Movie

In February and March of 1945, U.S. troops fight and win one of the most crucial and costly battles of the war on the island of Iwo Jima. A photo of U.S. servicemen raising the flag on Mount Suribachi becomes an iconic symbol of victory to a war-weary nation. The individuals themselves become heroes, though not all survive the war and realize it. 

Flags of Our Fathers was directed, co-produced, and scored by Clint Eastwood and written by William Broyles Jr., and Paul Haggis. The movie is based on the 2000 book of the same name written by James Bradley and Ron Powers. 

Rated R

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“LEMONY SNICKET’S A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS”

Lemony Snicket A Series of Unfortunate Events event poster

Summer Movie Night!

Join us for a free showing of Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events presented by Carrollwood Village HOAs.  Healthy snacks and beverages will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own as well as a blanket to sit on. Admission is free and reservations are not required.

About the Movie

After the three young Baudelaire siblings are left orphaned by a fire in their mansion, they are carted off to live with their distant relative, Count Olaf (Jim Carrey). Unfortunately, Olaf is a cruel, scheming man only after the inheritance that the eldest Baudelaire, Violet (Emily Browning), is set to receive. The children escape and find shelter with their quirky Uncle Monty (Billy Connolly) and, subsequently, their phobic Aunt Josephine (Meryl Streep), but Olaf is never far behind. Rated PG

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“THE PRINCESS BRIDE”

ThePrincessBride-web_originalSummer Movie Night!

Join us for a free showing of The Princess Bride presented by Carrollwood Village HOAs.  Healthy snacks and beverages will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own as well as a blanket to sit on. (Movie will be shown inside our Main Theatre) Admission is free and reservations are not required.

About the Movie

A fairy tale adventure about a beautiful young woman and her one true love. He must find her after a long separation and save her. They must battle the evils of the mythical kingdom of Florin to be reunited with each other. Based on the William Goldman novel “The Princess Bride” which earned its own loyal audience. Rated PG

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