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NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE - CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE - CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF

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NR  |  3 hours 5 minutes

Tennessee Williams’ twentieth century masterpiece CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF played a strictly limited season in London’s West End in 2017. Following his smash hit production of A Streetcar Named Desire, Benedict Andrews’ ‘thrilling revival’ (New York Times) stars Sienna Miller alongside, Jack O’Connell and Colm Meaney. On a steamy night in Mississippi, a Southern family gather at their cotton plantation to celebrate Big Daddy’s birthday. The scorching heat is almost as oppressive as the lies they tell. Brick and Maggie dance round the..

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Film opens on Thu, Feb 22

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HAVE A NICE DAY

HAVE A NICE DAY

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NR  |  1 hour 17 minutes

A hard rain is about to fall on a small town in Southern China. In a desperate attempt to find money to save his fiancée’s failed plastic surgery, Xiao Zhang, a mere driver, steals a bag containing $1 million from his boss. News of the robbery spreads fast within the town and, over the course of one night, everyone starts looking for Xiao Zhang and his money… Liu Jian delivers a whirlwind neo-noir, cementing his place as a pioneering force in independent Chinese animation.

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Film opens on Fri, Feb 23
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INITIAL D PARTS 1 & 2

INITIAL D PARTS 1 & 2

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G  |  2 hours 1 minute

Join us for the first two parts of this epic racing Anime: Initial D Legend 1: Awakening and Initial D Legend 2: Racer! Legend 1: AwakeningThe wheels are set in motion as Koichiro Iketani of the Akina Speedstars witnesses a mysterious driver outmaneuver and beat rival Keisuke Takahashi of Akagi RedSuns. The impromptu race, he later discovers, was won by none other than his very own co-worker at the gas station, Takumi Fujiwara, the son of a legendary racer. In the high- paced world of street racing, Takumi shakes it up with an extr..

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Film opens on Sat, Feb 24

ANIME/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES - Alcohol Available

ANIME/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES - Alcohol Available

CONCERT FOR GEORGE

CONCERT FOR GEORGE

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NR  |  1 hour 41 minutes

Celebrate the life and music of George Harrison on his 75th Birthday with this special theatrical event screening of CONCERT FOR GEORGE! The legendary tribute concert organized by Eric Clapton features performances by Paul McCartney, Tom Petty, Ringo Starr, Joe Brown, Dhani Harrison, Jools Holland, Jeff Lynne, Monty Python, Ravi & Anoushka Shankar, and more. Presented for the first time ever in 2k and 5.1 sound to give fans the ultimate theatrical experience at your theater.

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Film opens on Tue, Feb 27

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RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK

RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK

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PG  |  1 hour 55 minutes

Featuring bravura set pieces, sly humor, and white–knuckle action, RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK is one of the most consummately entertaining adventure pictures of all time. The inimitable Harrison Ford stars as archeologist and adventurer Indianan Jones, on a mission to defeat his enemy Renne Belloq, face down a pit of snakes, and find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis do. A joint project from Hollywood prodigies Steven Spielberg and George Lucas, RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK took home four Oscars in 1982, including Best Visual Effect..

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Film opens on Mon, Mar 5

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A FANTASTIC WOMAN

A FANTASTIC WOMAN

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R  |  1 hour 44 minutes

Director Sebastián Lelio's A FANTASTIC WOMAN is being heralded as "ravishing" by the Hollywood Reporter, and received both Oscar and Golden Globe nominations for Best Foreign Language Film. Waitress/singer Marina's (Daniela Vega) world is shaken when Orlando suddenly falls ill and passes away. Instead of being able to mourn her lover, Marina is treated with suspicion and, as a transgender woman, is met with harsh judgment and discrimination by Orlando's family. The struggles she faces in the aftermath of her lover's death become a..

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Film opens on Fri, Mar 9
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INITIAL D PART 3

INITIAL D PART 3

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G  |  1 hour 15 minutes

Join us for the final part of this epic racing Anime: Initial D Legend 3: Dream!Takumi Fujiawara has garnered the attention of the legendary street racer Ryosuke Takahashi, leader of the RedSuns. As he prepares for the biggest race of his life, Takumi finds himself trying to juggle his passion for racing with his personal life. With his girlfriend Natsuki wondering about their relationship, and his friends conflicting agendas, can Takumi find the answers behind the wheel?

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Film opens on Sat, Mar 10

ANIME/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES - Alcohol Available

ANIME/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES - Alcohol Available

TOSCA - ROYAL OPERA HOUSE

TOSCA - ROYAL OPERA HOUSE

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NR  |  3 hours 0 minutes

One of the all-time great operas, Tosca combines drama, passion and glorious music. Instantly recognizable music from Tosca has been used countless times in film and television, most memorably as the soundtrack to an action scene in James Bond thriller Quantum of Solace. Set in Rome, the story follows painter Mario Cavaradossi who is captured and sentenced to death by Scarpia, the sadistic Chief of Police. Mario’s life can be saved and his freedom granted providing, his lover, Tosca, gives herself to Scarpia.

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Film opens on Tue, Mar 13

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FREE! TAKE YOUR MARKS

FREE! TAKE YOUR MARKS

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PG  |  1 hour 45 minutes

Splash into the fun-filled sequel to Free! -Eternal Summer- where your favorite swimming boys are back and warming up for their future. While Haru and Makoto are prepping to move to Tokyo, Nagisa, Rei, and Gou are left to come up with something big to enlist new Iwatobi club members. But can they fill the pool, or is the club’s future sinking fast? Meanwhile, the boys of Samezuka are having their own time getting ready for the future! While Rin prepares for his move to Australia and Sosuke moves out of the dorm, Nitori and Momo wan..

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Film opens on Wed, Mar 14

JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES - Alcohol Available

HAMLET - National Theatre Live

HAMLET - National Theatre Live

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NR  |  3 hours 24 minutes

Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (SHERLOCK and THE IMITATION GAME) takes on the title role in Shakespeare’s great tragedy HAMLET, directed by Lyndsey Turner. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralyzed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state. Cumberbatch’s performance is extraordinary in this eagerly awaited live production brought to the big screen.

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Film opens on Thu, Mar 8

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NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE - JULIUS CAESAR

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE - JULIUS CAESAR

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R  |  3 hours 0 minutes

Ben Whishaw (The Danish Girl, Skyfall, Hamlet) and Michelle Fairley (Fortitude, Game of Thrones) play Brutus and Cassius, David Calder (The Lost City of Z, The Hatton Garden Job) plays Caesar and David Morrissey (The Missing, Hangmen, The Walking Dead) is Mark Antony. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London. Caesar returns in triumph to Rome and the people pour out of their homes to celebrate. Alarmed by the autocrat’s popularity, the educated élite conspire to bring him down. After his assassination, civil war erupts on the..

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Film opens on Thu, Apr 12

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STAR TREK II: THE WRATH OF KHAN

STAR TREK II: THE WRATH OF KHAN

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PG  |  1 hour 53 minutes

Khan Noonien Singh, arch nemesis to Admiral James T. Kirk, has escaped after being marooned on a deserted planet fifteen years prior. He blames Kirk for his exile and the death of his wife, and now seeks revenge on the crew of the USS Enterprise

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Film opens on Thu, Mar 22

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LOVELESS

LOVELESS

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R  |  2 hours 7 minutes

Director Andrey Zvyagintsev's Oscar and Golden Globe nominee for Best Foreign Language Film, as well as Cannes Film Festival Jury Prize winner and Palme d'Or nominee centers on a couple going through a divorce, who must team up to find their son who has disappeared during one of their bitter arguments.

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Film opens on Fri, Mar 23
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THE LEISURE SEEKER

THE LEISURE SEEKER

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R  |  1 hour 52 minutes

Runaway couple Ella (Academy Award winner Helen Mirren) and John (Golden Globe winner Donald Sutherland) embark on an unforgettable cross-country journey in their vintage camper, fleeing the suffocating care of their doctors and grown children. He is distracted but strong; she is frail but sharp. Their journey aboard the faithful old camper they call The Leisure Seeker takes them from Boston to Key West. Sharing moments of exhilaration and anguish, they recapture their passion for life and their love for one another on a road trip..

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Film opens on Fri, Mar 30
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ISLE OF DOGS

ISLE OF DOGS

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TBA  |  1 hour 45 minutes

Iconic director Wes Anderson's ISLE OF DOGS follows Atari, a 12-year-old ward to corrupt Mayor Kobayashi. When, by Executive Decree, all the city's canine pets are exiled to a vast garbage-dump called Trash Island, Atari sets off alone across the river in search of his bodyguard-dog, Spots. There, with the assistance of a pack of newly-found mongrel friends, he begins an epic journey that will decide the fate and future of the entire Prefecture. Starring the voice talents of Scarlett Johansson, Greta Gerwig and Bryan Cranston.

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Film opens on Fri, Mar 30
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THE PRINCESS BRIDE

THE PRINCESS BRIDE

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PG  |  1 hour 38 minutes

In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians and rodents of unusual size. However, even death cannot stop these true lovebirds from triumphing. Featuring an all-star cast including Mandy Patinkin and Robin Wright, THE PRINCESS BRIDE is an almost inconceivable delight from Oscar Nominee Rob Reiner.

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Film opens on Mon, Apr 2

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DISCOVER ARTS: HITLER VS. PICASSO AND THE OTHERS

DISCOVER ARTS: HITLER VS. PICASSO AND THE OTHERS

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NR  |  1 hour 30 minutes

In 1937 the Nazi regime held two exhibitions in Munich: one to stigmatize “degenerate art,” and one, personally curated by Hitler, to glorify “classic art.” Narrated by Toni Servillo (star of Oscar® winner The Great Beauty), Hitler vs Picasso is an incredible journey through five exhibitions, displaying masterpieces by Botticelli, Klee, Matisse, Monet, Chagall, Renoir, and Gauguin. Linked to each exhibition are moving stories of those who witnessed the systematic destruction and looting of the day – from the Bernheimer family, who..

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Film opens on Tue, Apr 3

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FOXTROT

FOXTROT

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NR  |  1 hour 48 minutes

Grand Jury Prize winner at the Venice Film Festival and Best Film winner from the Awards of the Israeli Film Academy, Samuel Maoz's FOXTROT follows a grieving father as he experiences the absurd circumstances around death of his son, in this visionary critical reflection on military culture.

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Film opens on Fri, Apr 6
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GISELLE - Bolshoi Ballet

GISELLE - Bolshoi Ballet

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NR  |  2 hours 20 minutes

When Giselle learns that her beloved Albrecht is promised to another woman, she dies of a broken heart in his arms. While Albrecht grieves, she returns from the dead as a Wili, a vengeful spirit meant to make unfaithful men dance until death. Prima ballerina Svetlana Zakharova personifies this ultimate ballerina role in the classical repertoire, alongside the sensational Sergei Polunin as Albrecht, in this chilling, yet luminous ballet that continues to captivate audiences for more than 150 years at the Bolshoi.

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Film opens on Tue, Apr 24

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CARMEN - ROYAL OPERA HOUSE

CARMEN - ROYAL OPERA HOUSE

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NR  |  3 hours 20 minutes

Carmen is the best-known work by French composer Georges Bizet, and one of the most famous operas in the entire art form – numbers such as the Habanera and the Toreador Song have permeated the popular consciousness as little else has. This ever-popular opera is given a fresh point of view in Barrie Kosky’s highly physical production, originally created for Frankfurt Opera. The Australian director is one of the world’s most sought-after opera directors, whose Royal Opera debut with Shostakovich’s The Nose in 2016 was greeted with de..

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Film opens on Tue, Apr 10

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DISTANT SKY: NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS LIVE IN COPENHAGEN

DISTANT SKY: NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS LIVE IN COPENHAGEN

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NR  |  2 hours 15 minutes

In 2017 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds returned to the road for an acclaimed tour,starting in Australia before tearing across the USA and the rest of the World with some of the best reviews of a decorated career. Performing new album Skeleton Tree’s exquisitely moving compositions alongside their essential catalogue, the band’s first shows in 3 years provoked an ecstatic and passionate response in fans, critics and band alike, renewing a profound and intimate relationship wherever they played. Captured on film at Copenhagen’s Royal..

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Film opens on Thu, Apr 12

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FINAL PORTRAIT

FINAL PORTRAIT

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R  |  1 hour 30 minutes

Paris, 1964. Alberto Giacometti, the famous artist, bumps into his old friend, the American critic, James Lord, and begs that he sits for a portrait because he has an interesting face. It'll just take a couple of days in his studio. Lord is flattered by the request and as the days go by and turn into weeks and weeks seemingly with no end in sight he realises his entire life has been hijacked by this erratic genius. The portrait continues to ebb and flow. Veering between frustration and joy, Lord ultimately sees logic in the artist'..

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Film opens on Fri, Apr 13
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THE RIDER

THE RIDER

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R  |  1 hour 44 minutes

After suffering a near fatal head injury, a young but skilled cowboy is forced to stpo riding, and, faced with uncertainty, must contemplate what his new life could look like as he undertakes a search for new identity.

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Film opens on Fri, May 4
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ALIENS

ALIENS

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R  |  1 hour 57 minutes

A close encounter of the third kind becomes a nightmare when an alien invades a spacecraft in Ridley Scott's ALIEN. After receiving an SOS signal from a planet nearby, the crew of a commercial spacecraft investigate, only to discover the hive colony of some unknown creature. The crew have no idea what kind of danger they’re in until it’s too late. A modern classic that blends science fiction, horror, and pure dread, ALIEN catapulted the careers of Ridley Scott and Sigourney Weaver and also stars Tom Skerritt, John Hurt, and Harry D..

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Film opens on Mon, May 7

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NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE - MACBETH

NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE - MACBETH

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R  |  3 hours 30 minutes

The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are propelled towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness. Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy, directed by Rufus Norris (The Threepenny Opera, London Road), will see Rory Kinnear (Young Marx, Othello) and Anne-Marie Duff (Oil, Suffragette) return to the National Theatre to play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.

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Film opens on Thu, May 10
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FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF

FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF

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PG-13  |  1 hour 43 minutes

Teenaged Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) is a legend in his own time thanks to his uncanny skill at cutting classes and getting away with it. Intending to make one last grand duck-out before graduation, Ferris calls in sick, "borrows"; a Ferrari, and embarks on a one-day bacchanal through the streets of Chicago. Dogging Ferris' trail at every turn is high-school principal Rooney (Jeffrey Jones), determined to catch Bueller in the act of class-cutting. Iconic 80s writer/director John Hughes weds satire, slapstick, and social comm..

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Film opens on Mon, Jun 4

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THE SEAGULL

THE SEAGULL

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PG-13  |  1 hour 50 minutes

Based on the classic play by Anton Chekhov, THE SEAGULL is the heartbreaking and funny story of friends and lovers, all of whom are in love with the wrong person. Michael Mayer's film ultimately becomes a depiction of the tragic consequences of narcissism, particularly on young dreams and romantic love. Featuring an all star case including Annette Bening, Saoirse Ronan, Elisabeth Moss, Corey Stoll and Brian Dennehy.

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Film opens on Fri, Jun 8
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LABYRINTH

LABYRINTH

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PG  |  1 hour 41 minutes

Share the magic of this 1986 cult classic where the Muppets meet the fantastic actress Jennifer Connelly and beloved musician David Bowie. Rock out to Bowie music, which accompanies this mystical adventure of a teenage girl who ventures through a mythical world to rescue her baby brother from an evil Goblin King. A must-see piece of cinematic gold for the whole family!

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Film opens on Mon, Jul 2

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JAWS

JAWS

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PG  |  2 hours 4 minutes

Based on Peter Benchley's best-selling novel, Steven Spielberg's 1975 shark saga set the standard for summer blockbusters while frightening millions of moviegoers out of the water. After shark attacks ravage a resort beach town, the Mayor orders the local fishermen to catch the culprit. Satisfied with the shark they find, the greedy Mayor reopens the beaches, despite the warning from a visiting ichthyologist (Richard Dreyfuss) that the attacks were probably caused by a far more formidable Great White. One more fatality later, the s..

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Film opens on Wed, Jul 18

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TOP GUN

TOP GUN

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PG  |  1 hour 59 minutes

In the role that made him one of the world's biggest stars, Tom Cruise rides into the Danger Zone in this smash-hit film that defined the modern-day blockbuster. Cruise plays Maverick, a hotshot flier who is sent to the Navy's prestigious Top Gun program. But in order to become the "best of the best," He'll need the help of his wingman (Anthony Edwards) and newfound love (Kelly McGillis). Co-starring Val Kilmer, this Mach-speed hit will take your breath away!

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Film opens on Mon, Aug 6

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PRETTY IN PINK

PRETTY IN PINK

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PG-13  |  1 hour 36 minutes

Andie (Ringwald) has never been the popular one in school. Her only companion is her childhood friend, Ducky (Cryer), whom has always had a crush on her. With their school prom approaching, Andie is forced to choose between taking Ducky or the new rich kid, Blane (Andrew McCarthy)

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Film opens on Mon, Sep 3
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POLTERGEIST

POLTERGEIST

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PG  |  1 hour 54 minutes

A modern horror classic from producer Steven Spielberg, POLTERGEIST presents the dark side of middle class suburbia. The film centers on a typical family living in the peaceful Cuesta Verde Estates. Soon strange things begin to happen around the house, and five year old Carol Ann is repeatedly drawn to the television before being sucked into a closet, prompting the family to consult with a para-psychologist and an exorcist about the phenomena in their home. They make a horrifying discovery: Carol Ann is alive and in the house, but..

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Film opens on Mon, Oct 1
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MEAN GIRLS

MEAN GIRLS

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PG-13  |  1 hour 37 minutes

Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George.

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Film opens on Wed, Oct 3
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BACK TO THE FUTURE

BACK TO THE FUTURE

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PG  |  1 hour 56 minutes

From the Academy Award-winning filmmakers Steven Spielberg and Robert Zemeckis comes BACK TO THE FUTURE - the original, groundbreaking adventure that sparked one of the most successful trilogies ever! When teenager Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) is blasted to 1955 in the DeLorean time machine created by the eccentric Doc Brown (Christopher Lloyd), he finds himself mixed up in a time-shattering chain reaction that could vaporize his future - and leave him trapped in the past. Powered by innovative special effects, unforgettable songs..

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Film opens on Mon, Nov 5
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A CHRISTMAS STORY

A CHRISTMAS STORY

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PG  |  1 hour 38 minutes

Based on the humorous writings of author Jean Shepherd, this beloved holiday movie follows 9-year-old Ralphie wants one thing from Santa Claus more than anything else: a Red Ryder Carbine Action Air Rifle. As he trudges through the snow to school, faces the neighborhood bully and visits a malevolent department store Santa Clause, Ralphie connives, conspires and campaigns for the most fabulous Christmas present ever in this heartwarming, hysterical and sweetly nostalgic holiday film

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 3
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