Feature Film Program

Queens Drive-In: Bad Hair

The NY premiere of Hulu & NEON’s horror-satire Bad Hair, written and directed by Justin Simien (plus 3 spooky shorts)!

$35; one ticket admits one car


Wed Oct 21 7:00 PM

The Films

Bad Hair

Justin Simien | US | 115

In this horror satire set in 1989, Bad Hair follows an ambitious young woman (Elle Lorraine) who gets a weave in order to succeed in the image-obsessed world of music television. However, her flourishing career comes at a great cost when she realizes that her new hair may have a mind of its own. The film stars Elle Lorraine, Vanessa Williams, Lena Waithe, Laverne Cox, Jay Pharoah, Kelly Rowland, Blair Underwood, James Van Der Beek, and Usher Raymond.

The Devil's Harmony

Dylan Holmes Williams | UK | 15

A bullied teenage girl leads an a cappella club on a trail of destruction against her high school enemies.

Unfinished Business

Mary Dauterman | USA | 7

A male stripper has an unusual experience on the job.


Baloji | Democratic Republic of the Congo, Belgium | 14

A journey between hope and dystopia in a hallucinated Kinhsasa, Zombies is a modern take on the Western that goes from the culture of the hair salon and futuristic night clubs to a glorious urban parade honoring a dictator. Along the way, the film interrogates the almost carnal relationship we have with our phones-outgrowths of our hands-giving us aspirations of digital ubiquity...

Event Details

7:00 PM
Doors Open & Pre-Show Begins
8:00 PM
Short Films Begin
8:45 PM
Bad Hair Begins
All Queens Drive-In attendees will need to enter via the 111th Street/49th Avenue entrance to the New York Hall of Science. There will be no access from the Grand Central Parkway. Please take the Long Island Expressway to the 108th Street exit, and take local streets to the entrance for all vehicles on 49th Avenue and 111th Street. Signs and staff members will direct you to the Drive-In upon arrival.

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Queens Drive-In at The New York Hall of Science

47-01 111th St, Corona, NY 11368

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