‘The Big Lebowski’ Returns To Theaters On August 8th For 20th Anniversary
By Dr. Zaius
Tuesday, August 7th, 2018 at 7:00 pm
Twenty years ago, the crazed minds of Joel and Ethan Coen brought Jeff “The Dude” Lebowski onto the big screen in The Big Lebowski and into the hearts of millions. The iconic comedy starring Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Julianne Moore, and John Turturro is returning to theaters for one more night only, tomorrow August 8, 2018, thanks to Universal Pictures, Fathom Events, and their TCM Big Screen Classics series.
A story involving pee-stained rugs, severed toes, mistaken identity, and bowling, The Big Lebowski is one of the Coen Brothers biggest cult hits. Celebrating its 20th Anniversary, the film will be introduced with added exclusive insights by Turner Classic Movies host Ben Mankiewicz. As with most Fathom Events TCM screenings, they run twice in the day, at 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM EST. Go to Fathom Events to find a participating theater near you and to buy tickets.
TCM Big Screen Classics series continues later this month will the 60th Anniversary of South Pacific, and then later this year with Rebel Without a Cause, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, a 30th anniversary celebration of Die Hard (!), and finally White Christmas in December.
TCM Big Screen Classics Presents
The Big Lebowski
A Special 20th Anniversary Event
From the Academy Award®-winning Coen brothers, The Big Lebowski is a hilariously quirky comedy about bowling, a severed toe, White Russians and a guy named”¦The Dude. Jeff “The Dude” Lebowski doesn’t want any drama in his life”¦heck, he can’t even be bothered with a job. But, he must embark on a quest with his bowling buddies after his rug is destroyed in a twisted case of mistaken identity. Starring Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Julianne Moore, Steve Buscemi, Philip Seymour Hoffman and John Turturro, experience the cultural phenomenon of The Dude.
This 20th Anniversary event includes exclusive insight from Turner Classic Movies.
The Big Lebowski 20th Anniversary (1998) Presented by TCM
The Big Lebowski 20th Anniversary (1998) – The Dude’s Story Clip