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23 BLAST

98 min | PG13

An uplifting tale of hope triumphing over despair, 23 BLAST is based on the amazing true story of Travis Freeman. Travis is a local hero on and off the field. In the prime of his youth, he is suddenly and irreversibly blinded by an infection that destroys his optic nerve. With the help of parents who love him, a physical therapist who challenges him, a coach who inspires him, and a best friend who he cannot bear to leave behind, Travis must decide whether to live a safe, protected life or to summon the courage to step back into the world.

Directed By

Dylan Baker

Written By

Bram Hoover, Toni Hoover

Cast

Mark Hapka, Bram Hoover, Stephen Lang

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ST. VINCENT – Advance screenings

112 min | PG13
Bill Murray is a singularly unlikely role model for an impressionable youth in ST. VINCENT, the feature debut from filmmaker Theodore Melfi. Forced to work long hours, single mother Maggie (Melissa McCarthy) has no choice but to leave her son in the care of their new neighbor, a retired curmudgeon with a penchant for alcohol and gambling. As Vincent takes Oliver along his daily routine — the race track, a strip club, and the local dive bar — their odd friendship blossoms and Oliver begins to see in Vincent something that no one else is able to: a misunderstood man with a good heart.
Directed By
Theodore Melfi

Written By
Theodore Melfi

Language
English Cast Includes
Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy, Naomi Watts

Official Site
stvincentfilm.com/

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SKYLIGHT – NT Live

NR  |  2 hours 30 minutes 

Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan star in the highly anticipated production of David Hare’s SKYLIGHT, directed by Stephen Daldry and captured live in London’s West End. On a bitterly cold London evening, a schoolteacher receives an unexpected visit from her former lover, a successful and charismatic restaurateur whose wife has recently died. As the evening progresses, the two attempt to rekindle their once passionate relationship only to find themselves locked in a dangerous battle of opposing ideologies and mutual desires. Carey Mulligan (THE GREAT GATSBY, AN EDUCATION) makes her West End stage debut in this thrilling revival of a pivotal British play.

Directed By

Stephen Daldry

Written By

David Hare

Cast

Carey Mulligan, Bill Nighy

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THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH – Hitchcocktober

PG  |  2 hours 0 minutes 

The debate still rages as to whether Alfred Hitchcock’s 1956 remake of THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH is superior to his own original 1934 version. This version features more stars, a lusher budget, and the plaintive music of Bernard Herrmann. American tourists James Stewart and Doris Day are witness to the street killing of a Frenchman they’ve recently befriended. Before breathing his last, the murder victim whispers a secret to Stewart. Stewart knows that a political assassination will occur during a concert at London’s Albert Hall, but his son has been kidnapped to keep him from telling the police.

Directed By

Alfred Hitchcock

Written By

John Michael Hayes

Cast

James Stewart, Doris Day, Brenda de Banzie

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FRANKENSTEIN – NT Live

NR  |  2 hours 30 minutes

National Theatre Live’s hit broadcast of FRANKENSTEIN returns to cinemas for a limited time, due to unprecedented audience demand. Directed by Academy Award winner Danny Boyle (SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE, London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony), this thrilling production features Jonny Lee Miller (TRAINSPOTTING) as Victor Frankenstein and Benedict Cumberbatch (THE IMITATION GAME) as his creation. Urgent concerns of scientific responsibility, parental neglect, cognitive development, and the nature of good and evil are embedded within this thrilling and deeply disturbing classic gothic tale.

Directed By

Danny Boyle

Written By

Nick Dear, Mary Shelley (novel)

Cast

Jonny Lee Miller (Victor Frankenstein), Benedict Cumberbatch (the Creature)

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FURY

145 min | R
Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, and Logan Lerman star in this intense World War II tank drama from director David Ayer (END OF WATCH). As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy (Pitt) commands a Sherman tank and her five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, and with a rookie soldier thrust into their platoon, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany.

 

Directed By
David Ayer

Written By
David Ayer

Language
English

Cast Includes
Brad Pitt, Shia LaBeouf, Logan Lerman

Official Site
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ST. VINCENT

112 min | PG13
Bill Murray is a singularly unlikely role model for an impressionable youth in ST. VINCENT, the feature debut from filmmaker Theodore Melfi. Forced to work long hours, single mother Maggie (Melissa McCarthy) has no choice but to leave her son in the care of their new neighbor, a retired curmudgeon with a penchant for alcohol and gambling. As Vincent takes Oliver along his daily routine — the race track, a strip club, and the local dive bar — their odd friendship blossoms and Oliver begins to see in Vincent something that no one else is able to: a misunderstood man with a good heart.
Directed By
Theodore Melfi

Written By
Theodore Melfi

Language
English Cast Includes
Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy, Naomi Watts

Official Site
stvincentfilm.com/

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THE BEST OF ME – Advance screenings

118 min | PG13
Based on the bestselling novel by acclaimed author Nicholas Sparks, THE BEST OF ME tells the story of two former high school sweethearts who find themselves reunited after 20 years apart, when they return to their small town for the funeral of a beloved friend. Their bittersweet reunion reignites the love they’ve never forgotten, but the forces that drove them apart twenty years ago pose even more serious threats today. Starring James Marsden (X-MEN) and Michelle Monaghan (SOURCE CODE, True Detective), this epic love story captures the enduring power of our first true love.

 

Directed By
Michael Hoffman

Written By
J. Mills Goodloe, Will Fetters, Nicholas Sparks (novel)

Language
English

Cast Includes
James Marsden, Michelle Monaghan, Luke Bracey

Official Site
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PSYCHO – Hitchcocktober

R  |  1 hour 49 minutes 
Alfred Hitchcock’s landmark masterpiece of the macabre stars Anthony Perkins as the troubled Norman Bates, whose old dark house and adjoining motel are not the place to spend a quiet evening. When Marion Crane, spectacularly played by Janet Leigh, ends up at the Bates Motel after making off with $40,000 cash, there’s hardly a film fan alive who doesn’t know what happens next. First a private detective, then Marion’s sister, search for her as the horror and suspense mount to a terrifying climax where the mysterious killer is finally revealed.

Academy Award nominee Best Director, Best Supporting Actress, Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography

Directed By

Alfred Hitchcock

Written By

Joseph Stefano, Robert Bloch (novel)

Cast

Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh, Vera Miles