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Joe Bob Briggs: How Rednecks Saved Hollywood

Presented by Columbus Theatre at Columbus Theatre, Providence RI

Nov 22 2019
Joe Bob Briggs: How Rednecks Saved Hollywood

The Columbus Cooperative and Dreadphile welcome Job Bob Briggs, America’s drive-in movie critic, for evening of film and discussion.

About the event:

Spend a fast-and-furious two hours with America’s drive-in movie critic as he uses over 200 clips and stills to review the history of rednecks in America as told through the classics of both grindhouse and mainstream movies. You will learn:

* The identity of the first redneck in history.

* The precise date the first redneck arrived in America.

* The most sacred redneck cinematic moments.

* How Thunder Road, the Whiskey Rebellion, the tight cutoffs worn by Claudia Jennings in

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ADMISSION INFO

Tickets are $25.

Tickets can be purchased at the event link, at the door (if still available) or during our box office hours at the theater on Fridays from 4PM-7PM.

Tickets are also available 24/7 at the Dean Hotel’s front desk in downtown Providence.

Tickets purchased at the Columbus or Dean Hotel box offices are not charged any service fees.

Contact: (401) 621-9660

Email: info@columbustheatre.com

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Doors open at 7PM. The show begins at 8PM.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

VIDEOS

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LOCATION

Columbus Theatre

270 Broadway, Providence, RI 02903

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