Pittsburgh’s largest screen is joining forces with the City’s scariest haunted attractions this Halloween season to bring horror fans a top-notch slate of sinister screenings!
he Rangos Giant Cinema and ScareHouse have co-curated an all-star schedule of cult favorites and horror classics with The Rango’s massive screen and 4K laser projectors in mind. In addition to an amazing movie-going experience, fright fans can expect scary surprise appearances from ScareHouse cast members.
Here’s the terrifying lineup:
Halloween III: Season of the Witch
Featuring a meet-and-greet with star Tom Atkins
Fri., Oct. 4
Experience Halloween III: Season of the Witch at The Rangos, and meet the star of the film, Tom Atkins, also known for roles in The Fog, Lethal Weapon, and Night of the Creeps. Ticket purchase includes an unsigned 11”x17” poster. Mr. Atkins will sign fans’ items and take photos with fans for a separate fee.
Evil Dead II – 4K Restoration
Sat., Oct. 5 at 7 pm
Groovy heartthrob Bruce Campbell portrays Ash Williams in this comedic horror, once again battling horrifying demons at a secluded cabin in the woods. See the 4K restoration of this classic on Pittsburgh’s largest 4K screen.
Universal Studios Classic Monsters: The Creature from the Black Lagoon 3D (1954)
Fri., Oct. 11 at 5 pm
Sat., Oct. 12 at 10:30 am and 3:30 pm
Sun., Oct. 13 at 1:30 pm
In this horror staple, remnants of a mysterious animal have come to light in a remote jungle, and a group of scientists intends to determine if the find is an anomaly or evidence of an undiscovered beast.
Universal Studios Classic Monsters: Frankenstein (1931)
Fri., Oct. 11 at 7 pm
Sat., Oct. 12 at 12:15 and 5:15 pm
Sun., Oct. 13 at Noon and 5 pm
A monster science created – but could not destroy! This iconic horror film follows the obsessed scientist Dr. Henry Frankenstein (Colin Clive) as he attempts to create life by assembling a creature from body parts of the deceased.
Universal Studios Classic Monsters: Dracula (1931)
Fri., Oct. 11 at 8:30 pm
Sat., Oct. 12 at 1:45 and 7 pm
Sun., Oct. 13 at 10:30 am and 3:15 pm
The story of the strangest passion the world has ever known, the ultimate fantasy-horror…Dracula will wreak havoc upon The Rangos this Halloween!
Dawn of the Dead 3D
A special screening of the 3D version of Dawn of the Dead, adapted under the supervision of producer Richard P. Rubinstein
Fri.–Sat., Oct. 25–26 at 7 pm
Ten years after Night of the Living Dead, Romero resurrected the franchise with an even grislier, more savagely satiric sequel, a brilliantly bleak and disturbing critique of American consumerism. Fleeing the zombie apocalypse, four survivors seek refuge in a suburban shopping mall where Tom Savini’s gore splatters to mindless muzak and the marauding undead prove nearly as terrifying as the horrors of late capitalism. A George Romero classic filmed on location at the Monroeville Mall, Dawn of the Dead was adapted for 3D by producer Richard P. Rubenstein, further immersing moviegoers in the horrifying horde of zombies swarming the U.S.
Check out the other special screenings coming up at The Rangos:
Roger Waters Us + Them
Wed., Oct. 2 at 7 pm
Pittsburgh Drone Film Festival
Sat., Oct. 5 at 3 pm
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
Featuring a live shadowcast by The Junior Chamber of Commerce Players
Sat., Oct. 5 at 11:45 pm
Rated R – Must be 18+ to attend
Wed.–Thurs., Oct. 9–10 at 7 pm
Autism Goes to College
Sun., Oct. 20 at 1 pm
Monty Python and The Holy Grail – 50th Anniversary
Fri. Oct. 18 at 7 pm
Sat., Oct. 19 at 4 and 7 pm
Sun., Oct. 20 at 4 pm
Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
Sat., Oct. 26 at 4 pm
St. Elmo’s Fire
Featuring an intro and Q&A with co-writer Carl Kurlander
Sat., Nov. 2 at 7 pm
The Rangos Giant Cinema special screenings and educational films are presented by Green Mountain Energy.
About Carnegie Science Center Carnegie Science Center is dedicated to inspiring learning and curiosity by connecting science and technology with everyday life. By making science both relevant and fun, the Science Center’s goal is to increase science literacy in the region and motivate young people to seek careers in science and technology. One of the four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, the Science Center is Pittsburgh’s premier science exploration destination, reaching more than 700,000 people annually through its hands-on exhibits, camps, classes, and off-site education programs. Accessibility: Features for All Carnegie Science Center welcomes all visitors. We work to assist visitors with disabilities in obtaining reasonable and appropriate accommodations, and in supporting equal access to services, programs, and activities. We welcome visitors in wheelchairs on the deck of our USS Requin (SS 481) submarine. Below-deck visits require full mobility. Hearing assistance devices are available for The Rangos Giant Cinema. Please ask when you buy your ticket. Please note that requests for accommodations should be made at least two weeks prior to your visit. For specific questions about wheelchairs, strollers, or other programmatic or equipment needs, see the ticket counter located on the first floor of the main building or contact the Operations Department at 412.237.1641 or email@example.com. About Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh Established in 1895 by Andrew Carnegie, Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh is a collection of four distinctive museums: Carnegie Museum of Art, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Carnegie Science Center, and The Andy Warhol Museum. In 2017, the museums reached more than 1.4 million people through exhibitions, educational programs, outreach activities, and special events. About ScareHouse This Halloween season, the creators of the legendary haunted attraction ScareHouse unveil THE SCREAM DISTRICT, a single venue in the iconic Strip District that offers two distinct experiences: the immersive intensity of “The Basement,” plus a thrilling new escape room, “Stalked by a Killer.”