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The Dude abides -- See 'The Big Lebowski' for Free at the Levitt Shell on Oct. 9th

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The Coen Brothers' The Big Lebowski has won our Late-night Movie Contest with 38 percent of the vote, besting Shaun of the Dead (22 percent), Dazed and Confused (17 percent), and Monty Python & the Holy Grail (17 percent) and Caddyshack (6 percent).



Lebowski will screen for free at the Levitt Shell as part of the 12th annual Indie Memphis Film Festival on Friday, October 9th at 10 pm -- but be sure to get there early!



The evening kicks off at 7 pm when Elvis returns to the site of his historic 1954 performance in the Elvis: '68 Special concert film, presented by Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc., the Levitt Shell and the Memphis Flyer.



Then, at 8:45 pm, Memphis Music @ SXSW makes its big-screen debut, featuring the likes of North Mississippi Allstars, Amy LaVere, The Bo-Keys, The Tennessee Boltsmokers and Snowglobe, to name few, during their showcase at the 2008 South By Southwest music festival.



The Indie Memphis Film Festival runs for a full 8 days of film, so be sure to explore the full festival schedule to see what else is playing -- you might just find your next favorite film!