Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, starring Michael Cera as the titular hipster. Houston Public Library and Alamo Drafthouse’s Rolling Roadshow celebrate its trip from page to screen Thursday on the Barbara Bush Literacy Plaza with food truck Moon Rooster, Fat Cat Creamery and music from HPL’s in-house DJs. Scott Pilgrim is heavily influenced by video games, so Arcade Games of Houston will be on hand for fans to play Guitar Hero and all attendees have a chance to win a Nintendo Switch bundle. Pre-show fun start at 7:15 p.m. and the film starts at dusk.
Bryan Lee O’Malley’s series of graphic novels about a slacker who must vanquish each of his love’s seven exes in order to date her was adapted into “an epic of epic epicness” in 2010, the Edgar Wright-directed