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  •  October 23, 2021 - October 24, 2021
     12:00 am
24 Hours of Movie Madness! | Please Read Our COVID Notice Below Before Purchasing Tickets | Sponsored by Creepy Co
(July 23rd – October 22nd) $30 General Admission / $25 Music Box Members
(Day of, October 23rd)  $35 General Admission / $30 Music Box Members
That chill creeping up your spine can only mean one thing: The return of THE MUSIC BOX OF HORRORS! Join us for 24 hours of movie madness, featuring the spookiest scares, creepiest creature features, and rare cult oddities. Plus, special guests, giveaways, vendors, and much more! Keep your eyes peeled for more announcements on this page. Music Box of Horrors 2021 will start at Noon on October 23rd. Passes gain entry for you to come and go throughout the entire 24 hours. Please read our COVID notice below before purchasing your ticket***

The Music Box is offering HALF-MARATHON tickets to THE MUSIC BOX OF HORRORS. Half-Marathon Tickets allow for admission to all overnight screenings after 11:45m on Saturday, October 23rd, beginning with SINK.

Film Schedule- Showtimes Approximated

12:00PM – STRAIT-JACKET (Dir. William Castle, 93 mins, 1964, 35mm) 

02:05PM – DR. BLACK, MR. HYDE (Dir. William Crain, 87 mins, 1976, 35mm) ***Director William Crain in Attendance for a Post-Film Q&A***

04:15PM – THE HANDS OF ORLAC (Dir. Robert Wiene, 93 mins, 1924, Format TBD) ***Live Score by Maxx McGathey*** 

06:15PM – GHOSTWATCH (Dir. Lesley Manning, 91 mins, 1992, DCP) 

08:15PM – THE GRANNY (Dir. Luca Bercovici, 85 mins, 1995, Format TBD) ***World Theatrical Premiere***

10:00PM – THE SCARY OF SIXTY-FIRST (Dir. Dasha Nekrasova, 81 mins, 2021, 35mm) ***Director Dasha Nekrasova in Attendance for a Post-Film Q&A***

12:15AM – SINK (Dir. Curtis Matzke, 17 mins, 2021, DCP)

12:30AM – THE FACULTY (Dir. Robert Rodrigues, 104 mins, 1998, 35mm) 

02:35AM – TENEBRE (Dir. Dario Argento, 110 mins, 1982, 35mm) 

04:40AM – CALVAIRE (Dir. Fabrice du Welz, 88 mins, 2004, 35mm)

06:40AM – NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD (Dir. Tom Savini, 92 mins, 1990, 35mm)

08:20AM – PHANTASM II (Dir. Don Coscarelli, 97 mins, 1988, 35mm)

10:15AM – ARACHNOPHOBIA (Dir. Frank Marshall, 109 mins, 1990, 35mm) 

***Important Note before Purchasing your Music Box of Horrors 2021 Pass​​*** 

All 2021 Music Box of Horrors attendees entering the Music Box Theatre will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have proof of a negative PCR test within the past 72 hours. Proof will need to be shown at the door before entering.  The COVID situation is ever-evolving and the above is our current plan to ensure the wellness of all who attend the Music Box of Horrors marathon. If any of this changes, we will alert all ticket buyers and update this webpage accordingly.


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