We're cranking everything up to eleven for our THIS IS SPINAL TAP screening and after party. Join us as we bask in the visionary genius of the Shelley and Byron of Rock and Roll. Including a screening and hosted after party and a complimentary themed cocktail in Tyneside Bar Café after the film. Fancy dress is encouraged and our fantastic host will be awarding prizes for the best dressed. Show us your moves in a knock-out air guitar competition to classic guitar anthems. Enjoy classic rock metal tunes and DJ host Hal Branson, plus – dare you play SMELL THE GLOVE?
In Rob Reiner's cult classic, Spinal Tap, the loudest band in England, attempts to make a comeback with a North American tour promoting their new album “Smell the Glove.” Marty DiBergi (Reiner) sets out to make a documentary of the legendary rock band’s exploits on the road, featuring front men Nigel Tufnel (Christopher Guest) and David St. Hubbins (Michael McKean) and bassist Derek Smalls (Harry Shearer), bearing witness to the highs and lows of what makes a musician into a rock star.
“Spinal Tap proves there is definitely a fine line between stupid and clever,” said director, co-writer, and star Rob Reiner.
Just don't point at Nigel's guitar.
Please note: this event is strictly for over 18s only.
*Plus online booking fee. Tickets purchased via our Box Office do not have a booking fee.
Running Time: 1hr 22mins
BBFC Advice: 18
Director(s): Rob Reiner
Country of Origin: USA
Year of release: 1984
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