Friday, Jan. 2

* The Interview opens at Dollar Cinema
* Hardcore punk show at Bar le Ritz PDB
* The Young Guns of Comedy stand-up show at the Comedy Nest
* DJ Noah Bick at Notre Dame des Quilles

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Dead Elegance
Dead Elegance. Photo by Eric Brisson
Today is the day The Interview finally opens in Montreal, at the Dollar Cinema. See what our Screen editor Alex Rose thought of it, here. 6900 Decarie, 12 p.m., 3:40 p.m., 7:20 p.m., 11:30 p.m., $5

If these quiet days have you craving noise, catch a hardcore punk show at Bar le Ritz PDB, feat. Kennedy, Prophets, Partycats, Dead Elegance, Ordeal and Fayne. 179 Jean-Talon W., 7 p.m., $10/$13

Support your local comedy scene and check out the stand-up skills of up-and-comers Jakub Stachurski, Jon Selig, Chris Venditto, Pantelis and Nour Hadidi, in the Young Guns of Comedy show. (FYI it’s on tomorrow night as well.) 2313 Ste-Catherine W., 3rd floor, shows at 8 and 10:30 p.m., $10/$15

Drink, bowl and be merry at Notre Dame des Quilles, where DJ Noah Bick is spinning. 32 Beaubien E., 10 p.m., free
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