Jan 19-20 @ 7pm, 22 @ 1:30 pm FERDINAND

FERDINAND tells the story of a giant bull with a big heart. After being mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured and torn from his home. Determined to return to his family, he rallies a misfit team on the ultimate adventure. Set in Spain, Ferdinand proves you can’t judge a bull by its cover.

Genres:  Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family

Directed by:  Carlos Saldanha

Cast:  John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Anthony Anderson, Bobby Cannavale,

Rated: PG-13

Runtime: 1hr 48min

Jan 12-13 @ 7P & Monday 15 @ 1:30pm

Star Wars The Last Jedi

Luke Skywalker’s peaceful and solitary existence gets upended when he encounters Rey, a young woman who shows strong signs of the Force. Her desire to learn the ways of the Jedi forces Luke to make a decision that changes their lives forever. Meanwhile ….

Genre: Action & Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Created by: George Lucas Music by: John Williams
Director and Screenplay: Rian Johnson

Stars: Daisy Ridley, Mark Hamill, Adam Driver,
John Boyega, Carrie Fisher, Billie Lourd, Andy Serkis

Runtime: 2hr 32 min Rated: PG-13

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2527336/?ref_=nv_sr_2

Lady Bird

Jan 05-06 & 08

LADY BIRD

Christine “Lady Bird” MacPherson is a high school senior from the “wrong side of the tracks.” She longs for adventure, sophistication, and opportunity, but finds none of that in her Sacramento Catholic high school. LADY BIRD follows the title character’s senior year in high school, her first school play, her first romance, her applying for college, but more importantly is the relationship between Lady Bird and her mother Marion. It is harsh and funny and sometimes hard to watch. But it is undeniably and eternally there.

Genre:  Drama/Comedy

Director: Greta Gerwig

Screenplay: Greta Gerwig

Stars: Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Timothée Chalamet, Odeya Rush

Runtime: 1h 34m

Rated: R

http://www.imdb.com/videoplayer/vi545306649?ref_=ttvi_vi_imdb_2

Dec 29-30 (no matinee on New Year’s Day)

Based on the New York Times bestseller, WONDER tells the inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman. Born with facial differences that, up until now, have prevented him from going to a mainstream school, Auggie becomes the most unlikely of heroes when he enters the local fifth grade. As his family, his new classmates, and the larger community all struggle to find their compassion and acceptance, Auggie’s extraordinary journey will unite them all and prove you can’t blend in when you were born to stand out.

http://www.imdb.com/videoplayer/vi1750776089?ref_=ttvi_vi_imdb_1

NOTE: BDT is now selling AD Space for $50 a month (2 month minimum)! ADS are part of our new 12-minute PreShow PowerPoint. 3 AD spots per Loop, viewed once every 4 minutes. The loop begins when the doors are opened.

Dec 22-23: Coco (no matinee on Christmas Day)

Despite his family’s generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead. After meeting a charming trickster named Hector …

Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy

Directors: Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina (co-director)

Writers: Lee Unkrich, Jason Katz

Stars: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt

Rated: PG

Runtime:  1h 49min

Coming soon: Wonder; Star Wars The Last Jedi.

3 Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Dec 15-16 @ 7P & Monday 18 @ 1:30pm

Monday Matinee showings include Open Captions!

THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI is a darkly comic drama from Academy Award nominee Martin McDonagh (In Bruges). After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes (Academy Award winner Frances McDormand) makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby (Academy Award nominee Woody Harrelson), the town’s revered chief of police. When his second-in-command Officer Dixon (Sam Rockwell), an immature mother’s boy with a penchant for violence, gets involved, the battle between Mildred and Ebbing’s law enforcement is only exacerbated.

Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Director: Martin McDonagh
Screenplay: Martin McDonagh
Stars: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell

Rated: R
Runtime: 1hr 55min

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt5027774/videoplayer/vi3585980441?ref_=tt_ov_vi

Justice League

Dec. 8-9 @ 7pm; Dec. 11 matinee with captions @ 1:30pm

Justice League

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.

Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Director: Zack Snyder

Writers: Chris Terrio, Joss Whedon

Stars: Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Jason Momoa

Rated: PG-13

Runtime:  2hr

Coming Dec 15-16 & 18:  Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

OOOPS!

I drove to Arkansas for Thanksgiving and forgot to post the movie last weekend! (It was Thor Ragnarok.) Sorry for the inconvenience.  Next year I’ll stay home for Thanksgiving so this doesn’t happen again.