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Win tickets: Iggy & Stooges documentary 'Gimme Danger'

"I think I helped wipe out the '60s," singer Iggy Pop says in an archival talk-show clip included in Jim Jarmusch's documentary on the Stooges, "Gimme Danger." Iggy and his bandmates didn't just do that; they helped change the course of music history with their impudent high-decibel churn of heavy rock, free jazz and wild stage antics.... Read more»

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Get your free freak on at Loft's 'Rocky Horror' Halloween show

Get all dressed up — you've got someplace to go Saturday night: it's time to get warped at the Rocky Horror Halloween Bash at the Loft. And you could win a pair of tickets to what's billed as a show with "prizes, surprises, and freaks of all sizes."... Read more»2

Phil Chess, founder of storied blues record label, dies in Tucson at 95

The man who distributed such ground-breaking classics as "Roll Over Beethoven," "I'm a Man" and "Smokestack Lightning" died at his Tucson home Wednesday. Phil Chess, who brought the world Chuck Berry, Muddy Waters, Bo Diddley, Etta James and other blue and R&B stars who paved the way for rock'n'roll, was 95.... Read more»

Win tickets: Godzilla roars back to big screen

The biggest, baddest Japanese monster is back, and he's still pissed. "Shin Godzilla" stomps back onto movie screens in a special limited engagement, and you could win a pair of tickets.... Read more»

Free tickets: 'Blazing Saddles' rides onto Loft's big screen

The Mel Brooks/Gene Wilder comedy classic "Blazing Saddles" will play Friday and Saturday nights at the Loft, and we've got a pair of tickets that just might have your name on 'em. Join Madeline Kahn, Cleavon Little, Harvey Korman, Slim Pickens, and the rest for some whip-crackin' laughs.... Read more»

Free tickets: 'Spotlight' screens with talk from Globe publisher

See the Oscar-winning 2015 drama "Spotlight" at the Loft on Sunday, followed by an onstage discussion with former Boston Globe publisher Richard Gilman, who was at the helm of the newspaper during the Pulitzer Prize-winning investigation depicted in the film.... Read more»

Johnny Depp's ex-wife drops defamation suit vs. Doug Stanhope

Johnny Depp's ex-wife, Amber Heard, has dropped her lawsuit against an Arizona comedian she accused of defaming her. The complaint against Doug Stanhope, Depp's friend, was dismissed without prejudice.... Read more»

Free tickets: Remember Gene Wilder with 'Willy Wonka' screening Sunday

Legendary comic actor Gene Wilder died last week. He'll be remembered in Tucson at a special screening of one of his funniest films: "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory." And you could win a pair of tickets.... Read more»

Win tickets to 'West Side Story' at the Loft

This weekend, you can see one of the classics of American movie musicals — the tale of Tony and Maria in "West Side Story" — at the Loft. And we're giving away a pair of tickets!... Read more»1

Win tickets to Loft's 12-hr Sci-Fi Slumber Party

You can spend Friday night at the movies — watching 12 straight hours of classic science fiction films, to be precise. And you can win a pair of free tickets to the "Sci-Fi Slumber Party" at the Loft!... Read more»

As you wish: Free tickets to 'Princess Bride'

Scaling the Cliffs of Insanity, battling Rodents of Unusual Size, facing torture in the Pit of Despair. This is not just your basic, average, everyday, ordinary, run-of-the-mill fairy tale! And you could win a pair of tickets to see "The Princess Bride" on the big screen at the Loft this weekend.... Read more»

Win tickets: Go behind the scenes of 'The Lost World of Industrial Musicals'

Movies you weren't meant to see: internal company promotional films for conventions and sales meetings used to be elaborate productions, many with original music. Take a peek at some of these lost clips on Saturday as you watch "The Lost World of Industrial Musicals." And you could win a pair of tickets to the one-night-only screening.... Read more»

Win tickets: Get off the couch for comedy caper 'Raising Arizona'

The second movie by the Coen Brothers, "Raising Arizona" was a comic change-up from their darker debut. But with over-the-top bizarre takes by Nicolas Cage and Holly Hunter, the film set the stage for much of their work to come. Catch it in a one-night-only showing on the Loft's big screen, Thursday.... Read more»

Yeah, yeah, yeah! Win tickets to 'Hard Day's Night' sing-along

While there probably won't be the sort of screaming cacophony that greeted the Beatles at the height of their fame, plenty of voices will be raised Saturday night as the Loft screens the mop-top musical "A Hard Day's Night" and invites the audience to sing along. You can win a pair of tickets!... Read more»1

Go on a (free) epic adventure: Win 'Tales from Earthsea' tickets

Part of a retrospective series of all 22 films from the Studio Ghibli catalog, the Loft's screening of the animated adventure 'Tales from Earthsea' runs through Saturday — duck out of heat and into a magical world of dragons and castles, swords and sorcerers.... Read more»

Free tickets: 'Sound of freedom' rumbles onto silver screen with 'Top Gun' revival

There'll be a special Independence Day showing of "Top Gun" at the Loft for July 4, and you could win tickets to the movie, which is having its 30th anniversary. Feel the need for speed? Ride into the danger zone — it'll take your breath away.... Read more»

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