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Title: Come to the Grindhouse
Post by: Big Mama on November 16, 2009, 06:31:51 PM


Roberta Collins Grindhouse Tribute

Tomorrow night, Tuesday November 17th, at the New Beverly Theatre in Hollywood, Grindhouse Film Festival Hosts Brian Quinn and Eric Caidin will be holding a memorial tribute night for late actress Roberta Collins in honour of her birthday.  A grindhouse legend, Roberta starred in such films as Unholy Rollers, Death Race 2000, Caged Heat and Jack Hill's The Big Dollhouse with Sid Haig.  Sid will be in attendance at the tribute and will be saying a few words about Ms. Collins, as will other guests such as Vernon Zimmerman, Candice Roman and the director of Wonder Women (also starring Haig and Collins), Robert Vincent O'Neill.  Details are below.  If you're in the area, please join the Grindhouse Film Festival in remembering a great performer and friend, Ms. Roberta Collins.

Tuesday November 17th, 2009
 
The Grindhouse Film Festival
 
New Beverly Cinema
7165 Beverly Boulevard (one block West of La Brea)
Los Angeles, CA 90036

Roberta Collins Birthday Tribute!
 
Special Guests: Vernon Zimmerman, Candice Roman, Sid Haig and Robert Vincent O'Neill
(Additional guests to be announced)
 
Films:
7:30pm
UNHOLY ROLLERS (1972)
Directed by Vernon Zimmerman
Starring Claudia Jennings, Louis Quinn, Betty Anne Rees, Roberta Collins, Alan Vint and Candice Roman

9:30pm
THE ROOMMATES (1973)
Directed by Arthur Marks
Starring Pat Woodell, Roberta Collins, Marki Bey, Laurie Rose, Christina Hart and Connie Strickland