If you're one of the likely thousands of Austinites who let your MoviePass subscription lapse, the next-best thing is here. This fall, the East Austin Hotel is partnering with Vulcan Video to host the 'Upside Cinema' series at its rooftop bar, The Upside, with a free film screening and happy hour specials each Thursday through December.
The films will be projected on the outdoor patio of The Upside starting at 8:30 p.m. Happy hour specials include $2 off appetizers, $2 off house cocktails and wines by the glass, and $1 off draft beers beginning at 4 p.m. Happy hour deals will also be offered at East Austin Hotel's all-day restaurant, Sixth and Waller, and Pool Bar beginning at 3 p.m.
Here's the film schedule announced so far, according to a press release:
September – Rock ‘n’ Roll Cinema, featuring: September 5 – “Phantom of Paradise” September 12 – “Streets of Fire” September 19 – “Times Square” September 26 – “FM” October – Multiple Maniacs, a Halloween-themed salute to the murderous maniacs! November – Macho Mustached Men, a Movember tribute to the best mustaches in cinema history December – Horrible Holidays Related:
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