Sunday, May 19, 2024

Tonight’s “Out of the Furnace” Premiere: Public Tickets Available, in Bulk


I don’t know who or what is putting together tonight’s premiere of “Out of the Furnace.” But the “Deer Hunter” like movie’s producers must be nervous their invited guests aren’t coming. Or something. The public is welcome to buy tickets to the “Furnace” premiere in person or online at the Landmark Sunshine on Houston Street. I’ve managed twice this morning to reserve a group of 10. All I had to do was give my credit card. Sadly, I will be at Elton John’s sold out show tonight at Madison Square Garden. But if you’re interested in seeing Scott Cooper’s brutal vision along with stars like Casey Affleck and Christian Bale, then $13.50 is your way in. Scott Cooper will be there for a Q&A after the show. “Out of the Furnace,” by the way, has a respectable 70% on

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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