I have assembled most of the video clips into a YouTube playlist. If you want to watch it all in one shot, click here. My reviews of the films can be seen here.
Trailer: 2016 (YouTube)
Announcement: Tim League introduces the festival. He then explains that, since Teen Wolf was the theme of this year’s BNAT, they really wanted to finally show the film. However, even though they had found a “pristine 35mm print”, due to scheduling restraints, they had to cut it into “literally thousands of pieces” so it could be shown in bits between other features. Thus, between many of the features and trailers, clips of Teen Wolf (most only a few frames long) would appear, and everyone would laugh. Weirdly, the joke never got old
Video Intro: Eric Vespe, who in theory could not be at BNAT because he was covering the Hobbit shoot in New Zealand, sent a video intro featuring Peter Jackson, Orlando Bloom, Ian McKellen and other cast and crew members of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. Then Ian McKellen (in full Gandalf gear) magically sent Eric Vespe to Austin (translation: Vespe appeared in the theater, amid pyrotechnics). Vespe then brandished a hard drive with the Hobbit’s first trailer (in 3D!), and then asked if a trusted “trailer bearer” could carry the drive to the projection booth. Elijah Wood rocketed out of his seat, grabbed the drive, and ran to the booth.
Trailer: the 3D Hobbit trailer wouldn’t play! Trusty Drafthouse crew began to diligently work behind the scenes to fix the corrupted hard drive.
Announcement: Harry introduces the first film, Hugo.
Trailer: Stunt Rock (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: Teen Wolf Too (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: An American Werewolf in London (IMDB) (YouTube)
Film #1: Hugo (IMDB) (YouTube)
Announcement: Harry introduces the next film and Graham Reynolds
Film #2: Le Voyage dans la lune (aka A Trip to the Moon) (with live organ accompaniment by Graham Reynolds) (IMDB) (YouTube)
Announcement: Tim League announces a break
Announcement: Harry introduces the next film, and stresses that it was easier to get a 35mm print of it than a DVD.
Trailer: Nightflyers (IMDB)
Trailer: The Apple (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: The War Between the Planets (aka Il pianeta errante) (IMDB) (YouTube)
Film #3: Just Imagine (IMDB) (YouTube)
(A musical set in the far future world of 1980! Vending machine babies! “Drinking” song! Fly swatter dance routines!)
Break! For a moment on the screen, we glimpse a guy rapping about how to make pancakes.
Announcement: Harry introduces the next film
Video Intro: Tomas Alfredson and Gary Oldman (director and star of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) wish Harry a happy birthday and say hello to the Butt-Numb-a-Thon audience. Of all the celebrities I have heard pronounce the words “Butt-Numb-a-Thon”, Gary Oldman may be the classiest.
Trailer: The Killer Elite (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: Top Secret! (IMDB) (YouTube)
Film #4: Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (IMDB) (YouTube)
Break! In the meantime, this plays: 35 Movies in 2 Minutes
Video Intro: Guy Ritchie says hello to Butt-Numb-a-Thon, and introduces next film.
Trailer: The Cheap Detective (IMDB)
Trailer: Less Than Zero (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: Young Sherlock Holmes (IMDB) (YouTube)
Film #5: Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (IMDB) (YouTube)
Break! Meanwhile, this plays: The TRON Holiday Special
Announcement: Harry announces the next film and professes his love for Peter Lorre.
Trailer: The Hand (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: The Devil's Hand (IMDB) (YouTube)
Film #6: The Beast with Five Fingers (IMDB) (YouTube)
Break! Christopher Jones, Tim Wick and I come up with the best “road movie” concept ever: Hope and Crosby in The Road to Golgotha!
Announcement: Harry announces that they have the Hobbit trailer working.
Trailer: The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (3 times, because Harry kept saying, “Again!”) (IMDB) (YouTube)
Announcement: Steve Prokopy introduces next film.
Trailer: The Fabulous World Of Jules Verne (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: Popeye (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: G.I. JOE: Retaliation (IMDB) (YouTube)
Film #7: The Adventures of Tintin (IMDB) (YouTube)
Event: The Drafthouse waiters hand out shot glasses of Skyy vodka to everyone, and garnish each with candy canes.
Announcement: Harry introduces next film, then calls down everyone in the theater who has the same birthday as him. Audience sings “Happy Birthday” three times, once for each birthday boy.
Trailer: The Devil Inside (IMDB) (YouTube)
“Trailer”: Redzilla (a spoof of Godzilla, featuring a giant, animated Harry)
Trailer: Von Richthofen and Brown (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: Spirited Away (IMDB) (YouTube)
Film #8: Porco Rosso (shown from a newly-struck 35mm print… so new that it was still slightly wet.) (IMDB) (YouTube)
Announcement: Harry introduces the next film, and tells us that we cannot mention the film on Twitter. We can only name the film if we do a full run-down of BNAT films on a film review site.
Trailer: To The Devil A Daughter (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: The Dungeon Master (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: The Evil Dead (IMDB) (YouTube)
Film #9: The Cabin in the Woods (IMDB) (YouTube -- Hint: DO NOT watch the trailer if you have an interest in seeing the movie. It is best when you know nothing.)
Announcement: Harry introduces the next film, and tells us that we cannot post full reviews of the film. Brief reviews only.
Video Intro: Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance behind-the-scenes clips
Trailer: Race with the Devil (IMDB) (YouTube)
Film #10: Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (IMDB) (YouTube)
Q&A session: Brian Taylor. “The closest I ever came to death was when I was partying with Nicholas Cage after the shoot. … I AM NOT KIDDING.”
Announcement: Harry introduces next film.
Trailer: Wolf (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: The Company of Wolves (IMDB) (YouTube)
Trailer: Wolfen (IMDB) (YouTube)
Short: Butt Drugs (YouTube)
Film #11: The Grey (IMDB) (YouTube)
Q&A session: The Grey producer Jules Daly, who professed that, yes, they shot on location in hellishly cold weather, and that yes, she did suffer frostbite because of it.
Event: All attendees board busses and are moved to the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum IMAX theater to see the final film in glorious IMAX 70mm.
Video Intro: Brad Bird says hello
Film #12: Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol (IMDB) (YouTube)
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