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El Topo

Opens on August 11

Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky Run Time: 125 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1970 Language: Spanish

Starring: Alejandro Jodorowsky, Brontis Jodorowsky

The first of the original Midnight Movies, Jodorowsky’s surrealistic quest for enlightenment disguised as a Spaghetti Western is as profoundly bizarre today as when it was first unleashed on audiences in 1970.

“A phantasmagoric Mexican landscape laden with dead bunnies and burros, snarling hippie chicks, pregnant silences, buckets of blood and guru-gunslingers…”– Manohla Dargis, The New York Times

Double Feature with THE HOLY MOUNTAIN (4:30, 9:45)

Please Note: The Brattle no longer requires proof of vaccination to attend our events, however masks are still required except when actively eating or drinking. Please visit the Covid Response page for complete details.


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