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RUSH To Screen Director’s Cut Of ‘Cinema Strangiato’ In Theaters This Fall

Public ticketing for "Rush: Cinema Strangiato - Director's Cut" begins on August 3.

__ Caption: Progressive rock band RUSH. From left to right: Neil Peart, Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson. 2012. Email: mtarradell@dallasnews.com Phone: 214-977-8798 OrigName: 1352928022_0856168001352928022_0.jpg Name: rush--pub-4--andrew-macnaughtan-extralarge_1311806313206.jpg Byline: Andrew MacNaughtan Submitter: Mario Tarradell Timestamp: 2012-11-14 15:20:22 Section: GUIDE LIVE_NGL

Trafalgar Releasing and Anthem Entertainment have announced that RUSH — Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson and Neil Peart — will return to the big screen as “Rush: Cinema Strangiato – Director’s Cut” comes to select movie theaters nationwide on September 9, 2021.

“Rush: Cinema Strangiato – Director’s Cut” brings RUSH fans together in movie theatres once again worldwide — this time to celebrate 40 years of “Moving Pictures”. This global fan event takes an alternate “director’s cut” of 2019’s 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 Neil Peart’s final recorded drum solo masterpiece. Additional favorites include songs such as “Animate”, “Closer To The Heart”, “Subdivisions” and “Tom Sawyer”, along with backstage moments and candid footage left on 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 for “Rush: Cinema Strangiato – Director’s Cut” begins on August 3. Ticket on-sale dates may vary by country. Visit www.cinemastrangiato.com for ticketing and the most up-to-date information regarding participating theaters.

“We are proud to once again bring RUSH to big screens worldwide in celebration of 40 years of ‘Moving Pictures’,” said 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’.”

To accompany the announcement, RUSH has shared a snippet of the above-mentioned performance of “Cygnus X-1” / “The Story So Far”, which features Peart’s final recorded drum solo.