Fourteen years in the past, The Room amounted from the end result of filmmaker Tommy Wiseau‘s Hollywood desires. And regardless of the lackluster response to its preliminary two-screen launch, The Room been wildly profitable as a cult traditional that has been embraced as one of many worst films ever made. Subsequent yr, The Room will lastly get an prolonged theatrical launch, courtesy of Fathom Occasions.
Through The Hollywood Reporter, The Room will get a one-night solely run in 600 theaters throughout the nation on Wednesday, January 10. Wiseau wrote, produced, financed, directed and starred in The Room as Johnny, whereas his actual life buddy Greg Sestero co-starred as Mark, Johnny’s finest buddy/betrayer. Wiseau envisioned The Room as a tragedy within the vein of Tennessee Williams, though he now describes the movie as a black comedy. Belief us, the comedy is unintentional on this one, and that’s why it’s a lot enjoyable to look at.
James Franco‘s latest adaptation of The Disaster Artist might usher in viewers who haven’t really caught the movie earlier than. If that is your first time seeing The Room in theaters, we propose that you just brush up on the lyrics to the Full Home theme and verify to see if plastic spoons are allowed within the screenings. It’s normally the crowds that make The Room an pleasurable expertise.
As a part of the occasion, Fathom will debut a brand new trailer for Greatest F(r)iends, the most recent cinematic collaboration of Wiseau and Sestero. Presumably Wiseau and Sestero may even be interviewed by Fathom Occasions as a part of the lead-in to the film. Tickets are already obtainable, simply check out this link for more information.
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