Friday October 19th at 7:00pm
Saturday October 20th at 7:00pm
Sunday October 21st at 2:00pm (matinee with open captioning)
Story: Joan and Joe remain complements after nearly 40 years of marriage. Where Joe is casual, Joan is elegant. Where Joe is vain, Joan is self-effacing. And where Joe enjoys his very public role as the great American novelist, Joan pours her considerable intellect, grace, charm and diplomacy into the private role of a great man’s wife. As Joe is about to be awarded the Nobel Prize for his acclaimed and prolific body of work, Joan starts to think about the shared compromises, secrets and betrayals.
Writers: Jane Anderson (screenplay), Meg Wolitzer (novelist)
Stars: Christian Slater, Glenn Close, Max Irons
Genre: Drama | Rated: R | Runtime: 1hr 40min
SHOWTIME: OCTOBER 31st, 2018 @ 7:00pm
In this cult classic, sweethearts Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon), stuck with a flat tire during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter (Tim Curry), a transvestite scientist. As their innocence is lost, Brad and Janet meet a houseful of wild characters, including a rocking biker (Meat Loaf) and a creepy butler (Richard O’Brien). Through elaborate dances and rock songs, Frank-N-Furter unveils his latest creation: a muscular man named “Rocky.”
Rated R 1975 ‧ Comedy music/Horror ‧ 1h 41m
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Friday, October 5th at 7:00pm
Saturday, October 6th at 7:00pm
**Sunday, October 7th at 2:00pm (**MATINEE WITH OPEN CAPTIONS)
Genre: Mystery & Suspense
A stylish post-modern film noir directed by Paul Feig, centers around Stephanie, a mommy blogger who seeks to uncover the truth behind her best friend Emily’s sudden disappearance from their small town. Stephanie is joined by Emily’s husband Sean in this thriller filled with twists and betrayals, secrets and revelations, love and loyalty, murder and revenge.
Director: Paul Feig | Writer: Jessica Sharzer, Darcey Bell
Stars: Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Henry Golding
Rated: R | 116 min |
Friday, September 28th at 7:00pm
Saturday, September 29th at 7:00pm
Filmmaker Michael Moore examines the current state of American politics, particularly the Donald J. Trump presidency and gun violence, while highlighting the power of grassroots democratic movements.
Director: Michael Moore | Writer: Michael Moore
Stars: Roger Ailes, Ashleigh Banfield, Steve Bannon
Genre: Documentary | R | 128 min |
Friday, September 21st at 7:00pm
Saturday, September 22nd at 7:00pm
Oscar Isaac stars as Peter Malkin in OPERATION FINALE, written by Matthew Orton and directed by Chris Weitz, a Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures film. Credit: Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures © 2018 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Director: Chris Weitz | Writer: Matthew Orton
Based on a TRUE STORY … Fifteen years after the end of World War II, a team of top-secret Israeli agents travels to Argentina to track down Adolf Eichmann, the Nazi officer who masterminded the transportation logistics that brought millions of innocent Jews to their deaths in concentration camps. Hoping to sneak him out of the country to stand trial, agent Peter Malkin soon finds himself playing a deadly game of cat and mouse with the notorious war criminal.
Stars: Oscar Isaac, Ben Kingsley, Mélanie Laurent
Genre: Biography, Drama, History | PG-13 | 2h 2min |
Friday, September 14th at 7:00pm
Saturday, September 15th at 7:00pm
Genre: Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Audrey and Morgan (Mila Kunis & Kate McKinnon), two thirty-year-old best friends in Los Angeles, are thrust unexpectedly into an international conspiracy when Audrey’s ex-boyfriend shows up at their apartment with a team of deadly assassins on his trail. Surprising even themselves, the duo jump into action, on the run throughout Europe from assassins and a suspicious-but-charming British agent, as they hatch a plan to save the world.
Director: Susanna Fogel
Writers: Susanna Fogel, David Iserson
Stars: Mila Kunis, Kate McKinnon, Justin Theroux, Jane Curtin
Rated: R | Runtime: 1h 57min
Crazy Rich Asians
Friday, September 7th at 7:00pm
Saturday, September 8th at 7:00pm
Genre: Comedy, Romance | PG-13 | 2h
This contemporary romantic comedy, is based on a global bestseller. It follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend’s family, where she is shocked to learn that, Nick’s family is … extremely wealthy! And he’s considered one of the country’s most eligible bachelors! Thrust into the spotlight, Rachel must now contend with jealous socialites, quirky relatives and something far, far worse – Nick’s disapproving mother.
Director: Jon M. Chu
Writers: Peter Chiarelli, Adele Lim
Stars: Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh
Friday, August 31st at 7:00pm
Saturday, September 1st at 7:00pm
Christopher Robin is now a family man living in London – receives a surprise visit from his old childhood pal, Winnie-the-Pooh. With Christopher’s help, Pooh embarks on a journey to find his friends – Tigger, Eeyore, Owl, Piglet, Rabbit, Kanga and Roo. Once reunited, the lovable bear and the gang travel to the big city to help Christopher rediscover the joy of life.
Director: Marc Forster
Screenplay: Alex Ross Perry, Allison Schroeder
Stars: Hayley Atwell, Ewan McGregor, Toby Jones
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Live Animation | Rated: PG | Runtime: 1h 44m
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Mission Impossible – Fallout
Friday, August 24th at 7:00pm
Saturday, August 25th at 7:00pm
Monday, August 27th at 1:30pm (matinee with subtitles)
Ethan Hunt and the IMF team join forces with CIA assassin August Walker to prevent a disaster of epic proportions. Arms dealer John Lark and a group of terrorists known as the Apostles plan to use three plutonium cores for a simultaneous nuclear attack on the Vatican, Jerusalem and Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
Director: Christopher McQuarrie
Writers: Christopher McQuarrie, Bruce Geller (based on the television series created by)
Stars: Tom Cruise, Henry Cavill, Ving Rhames
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller | PG-13 | 2h 27min