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Celebrate George Romero and his films

It's October (arguably the spookiest month of the year), so naturally Row House Cinema is celebrating the works of Pittsburgh's favorite master of scares: George Romero. The week-long celebration continues Saturday with showings of "Knightriders," "Creepshow," "Season of the Witch," "Day of the Dead" and "Night of the Living Dead." Check Row House's website for showtimes.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: October 14, 2017 at 11:45 a.m. to October 19, 2017 at 9:45 p.m.

How much: $7 | $28 for a five-film pass


Explore the history of women in cinema

Row House Cinema will explore the role of women in film through a discussion and a screening of "Manifesto." A film studies expert will introduce the film, unpack the work's themes and examine the history of women in cinema.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: October 10, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. to 9:15 p.m.

How much: $9


On this scavenger hunt, explore Romero’s filming locations

Row House Cinema's #RomeroWasHere scavenger hunt sends competitors to visit a number of George Romero movie set locations throughout the region. The rules sound intense, but it's worth it for these prizes: VIP seats to select screenings during A Celebration of George A. Romero week, a six-pack of Zombie Sodas and a gift card to Bierport, and more. The games began Sept. 13, so this is the first weekend to participate.

Where: Various locations

When: September 13, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. to October 12, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.


Go ‘Office Space’ on a printer

Printers will be ready for smashing at Row House Cinema, offering a chance to act out "Office Space's" iconic scene. Each participant gets a few hits until printers run out. Guests who bring their own printer get a free small popcorn (but will not get their printers back, obviously). After all of that, which begins at 6 p.m., the movie starts at 7:10 p.m.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: August 10, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

How much: $7


Watch ‘Willy Wonka’ while drinking a Bumble Berry Ale

Grab your golden ticket for $13, and head to Row House Cinema for a screening of "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" paired with a Fat Head's Bumble Berry Ale. The event celebrates National Blueberry Month.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: July 24, 2017 at 7:15 p.m. to 9:05 p.m.

How much: $13 for movie and beer


Watch ‘Life of Pi,’ eat pie

DJ's Butcher Block will serve up hand pies for this screening of "Life of Pi." Each ticket includes entry to the movie and two hand pies (one meat, one veggie).

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: July 20, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

How much: $15


Twee still my heart

Row House Cinema is showing four Wes Anderson movies all week, which theoretically means you could spend nine hours Friday watching some of the tweetastic filmmaker's films: "The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou," "Bottle Rocket," The Royal Tenenbaums" and "The Grand Budapest Hotel." Showtimes vary as does tolerance for Anderson.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: June 9, 2017 at 12:30 p.m.

How much: $7-$9


Celebrate Japanese culture with group drumming and a film screening

Get a double dose of Japanese culture when Pittsburgh Taiko does its group drumming before a screening of Sion Sono's "Why Don't You Play In Hell?" The screening is part of the Pittsburgh Japanese Film Festival, which ends April 13.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: April 10, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

How much: $9


Dystopian French film and tasty croissants

Row House Cinema is kicking off its Godard Week with the dystopian French film "Alphaville," a croissant from La Gourmandine and coffee from Espresso a Mano. That's all included in the $15 ticket price.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: March 31, 2017 at 6:00 p.m.

How much: $15


‘Philadelphia’ screenings to benefit LGBTQ kids

Row House cinema is screening "Philadelphia," for which Tom Hanks won an Oscar for his portrayal of a lawyer with AIDS, on Monday and Wednesday. $3 from each ticket will go to Proud Haven, a nonprofit that supports LGBTQ kids and is trying to open a shelter for trans youth. Monday's screening starts at 7 p.m.; Wednesday's at 9 p.m.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: March 13, 2017 at 7:00 p.m.

How much: $11


Italian cinema, pasta guessing with the Heinz History Center

Row House Cinema will show Silvio Soldini's comedy "Bread And Tulips" as the Heinz History Center's Italian American Program talks about its mission. There will also be a pasta guessing game. The prize? Four passes to the center.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: January 10, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.

How much: $9


Row House Cinema’s tribute to Gene Wilder

In tribute to Gene Wilder, who died Aug. 29, Row House Cinema will show "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory" over breakfast and in the evening. The $10 morning showing, at 9:30 a.m., will feature an all-you-can-eat cereal bar. The $9 evening showing begins at 5.

Where: Row House Cinema at 4115 Butler St. (Lawrenceville)

When: October 8, 2016 at 9:30 a.m.

How much: $9-$10.