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Gunky’s Basement Returns with John Carpenter’s THEY LIVE on July 18th!

John Carpenter’s THEY LIVE plays July 18th at the Charles Theater!

Gunky’s Basement, the Maryland Film Festival series curated and hosted by Dan Deacon + Jimmy Joe Roche, returns to The Charles next month with John Carpenter‘s 1988 sci-fi/horror classic, THEY LIVE!

Gunky’s Basement presents John Carpenter’s THEY LIVE
Wednesday, July 18th
The Charles Theater
1711 North Charles Street

As always with Gunky’s, the film will screen from a 35mm print for just $5 general admission (but FREE for Friends of the Festival!), with an introduction by Dan and Jimmy and an original poster created for this screening by a Baltimore artist.

Film Synopsis
A drifter named “Nada” (Roddy Piper) discovers a pair of sunglasses that reveal that the ruling class within the moneyed elite are in fact aliens managing human social affairs through subliminal messages in mass media.