What: Inspired by Otis Redding, Aretha Franklin and James Brown, a young Irishman aspires to bring soul music to Dublin in this loud, rollicking comedy.
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Pavilion on the Lake, 9315 Pismo Ave., Atascadero
How much: $7 to $9. Passes to all festival events can be purchased at festival headquarters, 1021 Higuera St. in San Luis Obispo.
What: Considered one of the best comedies of all time, Mel Brooks’ outrageous spoof lampoons Hollywood and the Old West. The all-star cast includes Slim Pickens, Harvey Korman, Gene Wilder and Madeline Kahn.
When: 7:30 p.m.
Where: Fremont Theatre, 1025 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo
How much: $7.50
More information: 546-3456, www.slofilmfest.org