Rush concert film ‘Cinema Strangiato’ gets director’s cut

Updated film features revamped set list and new bonus tracks

Trafalgar Releasing and Anthem Entertainment are proud to announce that Rush — Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson, and Neil Peart — are set to return to the big screen as Rush: Cinema Strangiato – Director’s Cut comes to select movie theaters nationwide on September 9th.

The updated film brings Rush fans together in movie theaters once again worldwide – this time to celebrate 40 years of Moving Pictures. This global fan event takes an alternate “director’s cut” of the 2019 feature, giving audiences a special look into R40 Live, with a revamped setlist including new additions of bonus tracks “One Little Victory” and “Red Barchetta,” as well as “Cygnus X-1” / “The Story So Far” featuring Peart’s final recorded drum solo masterpiece.

“We are proud to once again bring Rush to big screens worldwide in celebration of 40 years of Moving Pictures,” shares Kymberli Frueh, Trafalgar Releasing SVP of Content Acquisitions. “Rush has such a passionate following and we’re pleased to be able to share so many never-before-seen performances with fans through this new Director’s Cut of Cinema Strangiato.”

Additional favorites include songs such as “Animate,” “Closer to the Heart,” “Subdivisions,” and “Tom Sawyer” along with backstage moments and candid footage from the cutting room floor. The Director’s Cut also includes soundcheck performances of the fan-favorite “Jacob’s Ladder,” exclusive interviews with Tom Morello, Billy Corgan, Taylor Hawkins, producer Nick Raskulinecz, The Trailer Park Boys, violinist Jonathan Dinklage, and more surprises.

Public ticketing begins on August 3rd via cinemastrangiato.com. Ticket on-sale dates may vary by country.

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