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THE CAT RETURNS - Studio Ghibli Festival

THE CAT RETURNS - Studio Ghibli Festival

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NR  |  1 hour 15 minutes

In this sequel to WHISPER OF THE HEART, a quiet suburban schoolgirl, Haru, is pitched into a fantastical feline world and must find her inner strength to make her way back home. Walking with her friend after a dreary day at school, Haru eyes a cat with a small gift box in its mouth attempting to cross a busy street. The cat fumbles the package in the middle of the road as a truck is rapidly bearing down. Haru manages to scoop the cat away to safety. To her amazement, the cat then gets up on its hind legs, brushes itself off, and th..

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Film opens on Wed, Jul 26

STUDIO GHIBLI/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

STUDIO GHIBLI/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED

A GHOST STORY

A GHOST STORY

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R  |  1 hour 33 minutes

Acclaimed Director David Lowery returns with a singular exploration of legacy and loss in this Sundance Film Festival Official Selection that Indiewire calls "brilliant and profound." Recently deceased, a white-sheeted ghost (Academy Award-winner Casey Affleck) returns to his home to console his bereft wife (Academy Award-nominee Rooney Mara), only to find that in his spectral state he has become unstuck in time, forced to watch passively as the life he knew and the woman he loves slowly slip away. Increasingly unmoored, the ghost..

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Film opens on Fri, Jul 28
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THE IRREGULAR AT MAGIC HIGH SCHOOL THE MOVIE: THE GIRL WHO CALLS THE STARS

THE IRREGULAR AT MAGIC HIGH SCHOOL THE MOVIE: THE GIRL WHO CALLS THE STARS

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NR  |  1 hour 30 minutes

Seasons have passed, and their second spring season is almost upon them… The “irregular” elder brother and his younger sister, who is an academic star. Their first year at Magic High School is about to draw to a close. Tatsuya, Miyuki and the others have decided to spend their spring break at a certain private villa on Ogasawara Island. Tatsuya and the others are making the most of their brief vacation. That is until a young girl named Kokoa appears before them. She has escaped from the naval base, and tells Tatsuya her one wish…

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Film opens on Sat, Jul 29

ANIME/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

ANIME/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE - Studio Ghibli Festival

HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE - Studio Ghibli Festival

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NR  |  1 hour 54 minutes

Sophie, an average teenage girl working in a hat shop, finds her life thrown into turmoil when she is literally swept off her feet by a handsome but mysterious wizard named Howl. But after this chance meeting, the young girl is turned into a 90-year old woman by the vain and conniving Witch of the Waste. Embarking on an incredible adventure to lift the curse, she finds refuge in Howl’s magical moving castle. As the true power of Howl’s wizardry is revealed, and his relationship with Sophie deepens, our young grey heroine finds hers..

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Film opens on Wed, Aug 2

STUDIO GHIBLI/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

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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 Sat, Aug 5

KIDS & FAMILY

UNFORGIVEN

UNFORGIVEN

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R  |  2 hours 11 minutes

UNFORGIVEN, the 1992 Best Picture winner at the oscars and one of Clint Eastwood's quinticential westerns, returns to theatres.  After a cowboy assults a prostitute in a small town, the local whorehouse puts a bounty on him.  Bill Munny (Eastwood), a reformed outlaw must take up the gun once more to bring justice to the town.

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Film opens on Mon, Aug 7

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THE WIND RISES - Studio Ghibli Festival

THE WIND RISES - Studio Ghibli Festival

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PG-13  |  2 hours 6 minutes

Oscar nominated THE WIND RISES is the final film directed by Studio Ghibli creator Hayao Miyazaki. Jiro, nearsighted from a young age and thus unable to fulfill his dream of become a pilot, joins the aircraft division of a Japanese engineering company in 1927 to design airplanes inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. His genius is soon recognized becoming one of the world’s most innovated and accomplished airplane designers leading the aviation world into the future. THE WIND RISES is an epic tale of love, pe..

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Film opens on Wed, Aug 9

STUDIO GHIBLI/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

STUDIO GHIBLI/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED

13 MINUTES

13 MINUTES

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R  |  1 hour 54 minutes

Set at the height of Adolf Hitler's power in 1939, 13 MINUTES tells the breathtaking story of a man who nearly would have changed the world. Georg Elser's attempt to assassinate Hitler fails, and he is arrested. During his confinement, he recalls the events leading up to his plot and his reasons for deciding to take such drastic action.

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Film opens on Fri, Aug 11
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FAIRY TAIL: DRAGON CRY

FAIRY TAIL: DRAGON CRY

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NR  |  1 hour 25 minutes

Natsu is known as the one and only fire-breathing Dragon Slayer, but this next adventure will take him to the next level, Luckily, he still has his trusty team by his side: Happy, a flying cat; Gray, an ice wizard with Dragon Slayer abilities; Ezra, a knight who switches armor and abilities mid-battle; and Lucy, a wizard who fights with a set of celestial sperits. When these Fairy Tail members first joined forces, they formed a team no one could topple. But this next mission could be their last. Enter the Dragon Cry, a magic staff..

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Film opens on Mon, Aug 14

JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

ANGELS IN AMERICA PART 1 MILLENNIUM APPROACHES - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

ANGELS IN AMERICA PART 1 MILLENNIUM APPROACHES - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

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R  |  3 hours 45 minutes

America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw Ridge) plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough (People, Places and Things), Nathan Lane (The Producers), James McArdle (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) and Russell Tovey (The Pass). This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Mariann..

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Film opens on Tue, Aug 15

OPERA, BALLET & LIVE THEATRE

MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO - Studio Ghibli Festival

MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO - Studio Ghibli Festival

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NR  |  1 hour 26 minutes

One of the most endearing and internationally renowned films of all time, MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO is a deceptively simple tale of two girls who move to a new house in the countryside. They soon discover that the surrounding forests are home to a family of Totoros, gentle but powerful creatures who live in a huge and ancient camphor tree and are seen only by children. Based on his own childhood imaginings, Hayao Miyazaki directs this superbly animated children’s tale about humankind’s relationship with the Earth, from legendary Japanese..

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Film opens on Wed, Aug 16

STUDIO GHIBLI/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

STUDIO GHIBLI/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED

WIND RIVER

WIND RIVER

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R  |  1 hour 51 minutes

Director/Writer Taylor Sheridan's film follows a rookie FBI agent (Elizabeth Olsen), who teams up with a local game tracker with deep community ties and a haunted past (Jeremy Renner), to investigate the murder of a local girl on a remote Native American Reservation. WIND RIVER also stars Gil Birmingham, Jon Bernthal, Julia Jones, Kelsey Asbille, and James Jordan.

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Film opens on Fri, Aug 18
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BRIGSBY BEAR

BRIGSBY BEAR

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PG-13  |  1 hour 40 minutes

Superfan James (Kyle Mooney) is obsessed with the clever, goofy kids' show BRIGSBY BEAR to the point of religiosity. A bright, sensitive young adult still living at home, James' intensely protective parents have kept their son sheltered throughout his life. One dramatic night, James' insular world is upended. Through the disorienting but sporadically hilarious transition to a new life that follows, Brigsby remains James' security blanket and, upon learning the series has been cancelled, he adopts the old adage that the show must go..

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Film opens on Fri, Aug 18
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ANGELS IN AMERICA PART 2 PERESTROIKA - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

ANGELS IN AMERICA PART 2 PERESTROIKA - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

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R  |  3 hours 45 minutes

America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw Ridge) plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough (People, Places and Things), Nathan Lane (The Producers), James McArdle (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) and Russell Tovey (The Pass). This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Mariann..

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Film opens on Tue, Aug 22

OPERA, BALLET & LIVE THEATRE

WHEN MARNIE WAS THERE - Studio Ghibli Festival

WHEN MARNIE WAS THERE - Studio Ghibli Festival

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PG  |  1 hour 43 minutes

A sweeping story of friendship, mystery, and discovery, WHEN MARNIE WAS THERE delivers stirring emotions and breathtaking animation. When shy, artistic Anna moves in with her aunt and uncle, she stumbles upon an old mansion surrounded by marshes, and the mysterious young girl, Marnie, who lives there. The two girls instantly form a unique friendship that blurs the lines between fantasy and reality. Based on the novel by Joan G. Robinson and directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi (THE SECRET WORLD OF ARRIETTY), the latest film from Japan’..

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Film opens on Wed, Aug 23

STUDIO GHIBLI/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

STUDIO GHIBLI/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED

KIKI'S DELIVERY SERVICE - Studio Ghibli Festival

KIKI'S DELIVERY SERVICE - Studio Ghibli Festival

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PG  |  1 hour 42 minutes

From Oscar winner Hayao Miyazaki comes the beloved story of Kiki, a resourceful young witch that sets out on a year-long apprenticeship with her chatty black cat in tow. Landing in a seaside village, she uses her broom and her flying ability to create a delivery service, only to lose her gift of flight and the ability to talk to her cat in a moment of self-doubt. This imaginative film is a beautiful, timeless story of a young girl finding her way in the world.

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Film opens on Wed, Aug 30

STUDIO GHIBLI/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

STUDIO GHIBLI/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED

PATTI CAKE$

PATTI CAKE$

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PG-13  |  1 hour 48 minutes

An Official Selection of the Sundance and SXSW Film Festivals, PATTI CAKE$ introduces Australian native Danielle Macdonald in a breakout role as aspiring rapper Patricia Dombrowski, a.k.a. Patti Cake$. Fighting an unlikely quest for glory in her downtrodden New Jersey hometown, Patti tries to reach the big time in the hip hop scene with original and affecting music. Cheered on by her grandmother (Cathy Moriarty) and friends, Jheri (Siddharth Dhananjay) and Basterd (Mamoudou Athie), Patti also shoulders her mother's (Bridget Everett..

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Film opens on Fri, Sep 1
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THE SOUND OF MUSIC

THE SOUND OF MUSIC

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G  |  2 hours 54 minutes

A woman leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the children of a naval officer widower. This Julie Andrews-starrer won five Oscars including Best Music for its unforgettable Rodgers & Hammerstein songs.

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Film opens on Sat, Sep 2

KIDS & FAMILY

SCARFACE

SCARFACE

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R  |  2 hours 50 minutes

In 1980s Miami, a determined Cuban refugee (Pacino) rises through the ranks of the city's drug underworld. However, as he gets closer to the top, he becomes consumed by greed.

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Film opens on Mon, Sep 4

DAVID GILMOUR LIVE AT POMPEII

DAVID GILMOUR LIVE AT POMPEII

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NR  |  2 hours 0 minutes

45 years after Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour filmed ‘Live At Pompeii’ in the legendary Roman Amphitheatre there, he returned for two spectacular shows, part of his year-long tour in support of his No.1 album ‘Rattle That Lock’. The performances were the first-ever rock concerts for an audience in the stone Roman amphitheatre, and, for two nights only, the 2,600 strong crowd stood exactly where gladiators would have fought in the first century AD. ‘David Gilmour Live At Pompeii’ is an audio-visual spectacle, featuring lasers, pyrotechn..

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Film opens on Wed, Sep 13

MUSIC DOCS & CONCERT FILMS

YERMA - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

YERMA - NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE

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NR  |  2 hours 0 minutes

The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece. The unmissable theatre phenomenon sold out at the Young Vic and critics call it ‘an extraordinary theatrical triumph’ (The Times) and ‘stunning, searing, unmissable’ (Mail on Sunday). Billie Piper’s lead performance is described as ‘spellbinding’ (The Evening Standard), ‘astonishi..

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Film opens on Thu, Sep 21

OPERA, BALLET & LIVE THEATRE

BLACK SABBATH: THE END OF THE END

BLACK SABBATH: THE END OF THE END

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NR  |  2 hours 0 minutes

The End of The End is the story of the last gig by the biggest name in heavy metal, Black Sabbath. After nearly 50 years, the band from Birmingham took to the stage for one last time in their home city, bringing down the curtain on a final tour that no one thought would ever happen. The film gives fans the opportunity to relive that final concert as well as giving an unparalleled insight into the men that have seen and lived it all, in their own words. The band also takes to Angelic Studios in order to perform tracks that haven’t s..

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Film opens on Thu, Sep 28

MUSIC DOCS & CONCERT FILMS

THE SHINING

THE SHINING

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R  |  2 hours 24 minutes

THE SHINING is Stanley Kubrick’s psychological horror masterpiece, a stylized classic which continues to influence the entire genre. Inspired by Stephen King’s bestselling novel, the film stars Jack Nicholson in one of his most iconic roles – Jack Torrance, an aspiring writer and winter caretaker of the Overlook Hotel. Kubrick’s signature visuals turn the cavernous, empty hotel into one of the most terrifying settings of all time, while classic horror moments from REDRUM to “Heeeeere’s Johnny” to the creepy twins continue to draw r..

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Film opens on Mon, Oct 2

YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN - FAMILY FLASHBACK

YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN - FAMILY FLASHBACK

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PG  |  1 hour 46 minutes

In one of Mel Brooks' greatest spoofs, the grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein has severed ties with his family history.  However, when he discovers his grandfather's diary, he finds new resolve to complete his work.

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Film opens on Sat, Oct 7

KIDS & FAMILY

HARRY AND THE HENDERSONS - FAMILY FLASHBACK

HARRY AND THE HENDERSONS - FAMILY FLASHBACK

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PG  |  1 hour 50 minutes

On their way home from a hunting trip, the Henderson family accidentally run over Bigfoot. When they find out that the creature is friendly, they decide to adopt him and name him Harry. However, they must now keep him out of sight from the authorities, and a rival hunter set on capturing the Sasquatch.

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Film opens on Sat, Nov 4

KIDS & FAMILY

HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS - FAMILY FLASHBACK

HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS - FAMILY FLASHBACK

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PG  |  1 hour 44 minutes

Jim Carrey stars in this live-action adaptation of the classic children's story by Dr. Seuss. High atop Mt. Crumpet, the Grinch observes the residents of Whoville joyously preparing to celebrate Christmas. Finally, the Grinch decides he has had enough of all this happiness, and with the wary aid of his dog Max, the Grinch conspires to steal Christmas from Whoville, making off with their presents, holiday decorations, Christmas trees, and everything else used to enjoy the holiday. Molly Shannon, Christine Baranski, Jeffrey Tambor, a..

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Film opens on Sat, Dec 2

KIDS & FAMILY

SINGIN' IN THE RAIN

SINGIN' IN THE RAIN

The Tower Theatre
NR  |  1 hour 43 minutes

Regarded as one of the best musicals in film, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN proves to be a timeless classic to this day.  The film explores the strugles of a Hollywod production studio in the late 1920s as they are forced to transition to "talkies."

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 4
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