Movie Madness

Movie Madness: VALLEY OF THE DOLLS

Directed by Mark Robson

USA, 1967, 2h 3min

Movie Madness

AFS Cinema

6406 N I-35 Suite 3100 Austin, TX 78752

Showtime

Thu, Jun 21

Cocktail Party: 6pm
Screening: 7:30pm

Join us for Austin Film Society’s annual LGBTQ fundraiser, Movie Madness. Booze, pills, and showbiz are on display in this year’s film selection, VALLEY OF THE DOLLS. Enjoy complimentary speciality cocktails, delicious bites, and entertainment by the one-and-only drag hostess Sable Cities… and so much more!

10% of the proceeds benefit the Kind Clinic, providing access to the real life-saving doll: PrEP.

ABOUT VALLEY OF THE DOLLS

Based on Jacqueline Susann’s scandalous best seller, the much-anticipated 1967 film about booze, pills and showbiz was a spectacular mess.

Actresses Barbara Parkins, Patty Duke, Sharon Tate, and Susan Haywood chewed up the scenery for breakfast and spat out a film for a generation of gay men to quote, spoof and reenact.

From the theatrics of old Broadway to the balmy glamour of L.A. – and all of the dolls (pills) downed with vodka in between – VALLEY OF THE DOLLS is trashy take on fame, love and the vices that derail us and lands among Advocate’s Top Essential Films of All Time for LGBTQ Viewers.

HOST COMMITTEE

Rick Cofer
Rob Giardinelli & Lance Avery Morgan
Amy Edwards
Nick Goodwin & Cheng Vue
Tim Harriman & Jeremy Nash
Tracy LaQuey Parker
Jesse Parker Stowell
Pedro A. Villalobos
Ron Wittman & Murtaza Nemat Ali
Keith Zeiler & Tim Andrews

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