Scrooged Film Feast
Midnite weekend screenings happen on Friday & Saturday nights (meaning arrive on Friday and/or Saturday night by 11:45pm for seating, the movie starts after midnite)!
Director: Richard Donner Run Time: 101 min. Format: DCP Rating: PG13
Release Year: 1988
Starring: Bobcat Goldthwait, Carol Kane, David Johansen, Robert Mitchum, Bill Murray, John Forsythe, John Glover, Karen Allen
It’s a Dickensian holiday with Nitehawk and NY Distilling’s FILM FEAST presentation of SCROOGED. Ugly sweater wearing is greatly encouraged!
Charles Dickens’ classic tale A Christmas Carol has seen numerous adaptations but none are as darkly strange as the Bill Murray helmed Scrooged. As Frank Moss, he plays a television station executive known as much for his callousness and cruelty as for his money-making programming. This Christmas he’s in for a real life lesson. On the eve (Christmas Eve) of hosting a live broadcast of A Christmas Carol, Moss is visited by three ghosts who, well, you know the story…
As always, our Film Feasts serve each dish at the moment its inspirational scene comes on the screen!
THE NIGHT THE REINDEER DIED
seared venison loin, butternut squash risotto, cranberry-port gastrique, roasted chestnuts
Drink pairing – Old Fashioned Christmas – Chief Gowanus New-Netherland Gin, ginger demerara syrup, Fee Brothers Cranberry Bitters, Orange Peel
Drink – Brown Bag Scofflaw
Ragtime Rye, Noilly Prat Extra Dry Vermouth, housemade grenadine, fresh lime, orange oil
THE GOLF BALL
goat cheese croquette, beet emulsion, pistachios
Drink Pairing – Eyeball Highball – NY Distilling Perry’s Tot, dry persimmon soda
“IT’S A BONE, YOU LUCKY DOG”
roasted bone marrow, sea urchin, orange marmalade, amarena cherries, toasted sourdough
Drink Pairing – Ball Breaker Suite – NY Distilling Dorothy Parker Gin, Dolin Blanc Vermouth, walnut brine, pickled walnut
BUY ME A GOOSE
gooseberry tart, vanilla custard, torched meringue, mint
Drink Pairing – A Little Love For Your Heart – NY Distilling Mr. Katz’s Rock and Rye, housemade eggnog
UPCOMING SPECIAL SCREENINGSSEE ALL
A class by the Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts on music copyrights, ownership and fair use, and the basics of music clearances in film.