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Listen Up Philip

Fri 10/31 (*3:30) 6:00
Sat 11/1 (*3:30) 6:00
Sun 11/2 (*12:45) 6:00
Mon 11/3 (*2:30) 7:45
Tues 11/4 7:45
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The Blue Room

Fri 10/31 8:30
Sat 11/1 (*12:45) 8:30
Sun 11/2 (*3:30)
Mon 11/3 (*5:20)
Tues 11/4 (*5:20)
Weds 11/5 7:45
Thurs 11/6 7:45
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Pride

Fri 10/31 (*3:15) 6:00
Sat 11/1 (*12:45) 6:00
Sun 11/2 (*12:45) 6:00
Mon 11/3 (*2:30) (*5:10)
Tues 11/4 (*5:10)
Weds 11/5 7:45
Thurs 11/6 7:45 
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Kill The Messenger

Fri 10/31 8:30
Sat 11/1 8:30
Sun 11/2 (*3:30)
Mon 11/3 7:45
Tues 11/4 7:45
Weds 11/5 (*5:20)
Thurs 11/6 (*5:20)
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The Skeleton Twins

Fri 10/31 8:30
Sat 11/1 (*3:30) 8:30
Sun 11/2 6:00
Mon 11/3 7:45
Tues 11/4 7:45
Weds 11/5 7:45
Thurs 11/6 7:45
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My Old Lady

Fri 10/31 (*3:30) 6:00
Sat 11/1 (*12:45) (*3:30) 6:00
Sun 11/2 (*12:45) (*3:30)
Mon 11/3 (*2:30) (*5:20)
Tues 11/4 (*5:20)
Weds 11/5 (*5:20)
Thurs 11/6 (*5:20)
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LISTEN UP PHILIP

United States. 2014. Directed by Alex Ross Perry. (108 mins.) Not Rated.

LISTEN UP PHILIP is a brilliant, barbed dark comedy about the pointlessness of pettiness!

A complex, intimate and eccentric comedy, LISTEN UP PHILIP tells the tale of a rising star in the New York literary scene who is awaiting the publication of his second novel. He feels estranged from his adopted home city by its constant crowds and noise, a deteriorating relationship with his photographer girlfriend and an unlikely indifference to promoting his own work. When Philip's idol, Ike Zimmerman (Jonathan Pryce), offers his isolated summer home as a refuge, Philip finally gets the peace and quiet to focus on himself. It is a fascinating portrait of a self-obsessed artist brought hilariously to life by Jason Schwartzman in one of his best performances in years. He brings a twinkle and charm to an honest, tell-it-like-it-is, flawed, very human character.


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THE BLUE ROOM

France. 2014. Directed by Mathieu Amalric. (76 mins.) Not Rated. in French with English subtitles

THE BLUE ROOM is a thrilling, icy, elegant murder mystery about infidelity's destructive, alluring power!

Tackling marriage and infidelity with precision and tact, THE BLUE ROOMruthlessly portrays the lengths that people will go to preserve their love. Julien is married to Delphine and they live in a respectable home with a lovely daughter, but Julien doesn't love his wife. He falls madly for another woman and the two meet secretly in a blue room at a hotel as often as they can. The film jumps between those flashbacks and a darker, modern narrative in which Julien is in custody for an alleged murder. Embroiled in passion and jealousy, this brilliantly nuanced French thriller is a devastatingly honest romance.

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PRIDE

UK. 2014. Directed by Matthew Warchus. (120 mins.) Rated R.

PRIDE is an earnest, rousing and uplifting film about Margaret Thatcher's Britain and the unlikely union of solidarity between embattled mineworkers and militant gay activists!

A true tale of how two very different communities came together in London and Wales during the lengthy miners' strike in 1984, PRIDE is an irresistible, spirited, feel-good inspiration. Suburban, closeted, 20 year-old chef trainee Joe nervously joins the throng in a Gay Pride march, swept up by a politicized group of friends who then decide to form LGSM, Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners. Despite the miners' homophobic disapproval, the two groups share a common alliance of enemies: Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, the police and the right-wing tabloid press. The phenomenal cast, including Imelda Staunton, Bill Nighy and Paddy Considine, marvelously portray the issues with a subtle sensitivity and sly, humorous encounters. This is a wonderfully warm-hearted and moving, must-see gem that will have you cheering in the aisles!

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KILL THE MESSENGER

United States. 2014. Directed by Michael Cuesta. (109 mins.) Rated R.

KILL THE MESSENGER is an explosive and riveting true story with a searing performance by Jeremy Renner as investigative reporter Gary Webb!

Two-time Academy Award nominee Jeremy Renner leads an all-star cast in a dramatic thriller based on the remarkable true story of Gary Webb, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist with rare integrity. Webb is an overzealous reporter dedicated to uncovering the truth. He stumbles onto a story which leads to the shady origins of the men who started the crack epidemic on the nation's streets, and he further alleges that the CIA was not only aware of major dealers who were smuggling cocaine into the U.S. but was using the profits to arm rebels fighting in Nicaragua. Despite warnings from drug kingpins and CIA operatives to stop his investigation, Webb keeps digging. His journey takes him from the prisons of California to the villages of Nicaragua to the highest corridors of power in Washington, D.C. and draws the kind of attention that threatens not just his career, but his family and his life. Brilliantly capturing the controversy, conspiracy and moral outrage, KILL THE MESSENGER is a gritty, streetwise tale of survival.

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THE SKELETON TWINS

United States. 2014. Directed by Craig Johnson. (93 mins.) Rated R.

THE SKELETON TWINS is mining dark, twisty, dysfunctional family territory brilliantly with a marvelous mixture of tenderness and humor!

Two of Saturday Night Live's most outstanding alumni comedians, Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader, star as estranged twins Maggie and Milo in this dramedy that picked up the much-deserved Best Screenplay Award at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. After a decade apart, a moment of crisis reunites the siblings, and the two attempt a prickly, tentative truce. THE SKELETON TWINS unfolds a rich backstory through subtle interactions between its characters and finds the agility to be funny, touching and shattering within the space of a single scene. Watching Hader and Wiig embody this troubled twosome as they rediscover one another and attempt to repair their frayed bond is a sheer delight. This dysfunctional family tale is filled with warmth and a wickedly witty sense of humor.

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MY OLD LADY

UK/France/United States. 2014. Directed by Israel Horovitz. (107 mins.) Rated PG-13.

MY OLD LADY is a tender tale of family secrets that is brimming with humorous, razor-edged banter!

In this warm and witty comedy-drama from the great American playwright Israel Horvitz, a harried, down-on-his-luck New Yorker (Kevin Kline) travels to Paris after learning that he's inherited a spacious apartment from his estranged father. He hopes to simply liquidate his new property, take the money and run, but his plan hits a snag when he arrives to find a spirited woman (Maggie Smith) and her acid-tongued daughter (Kristin Scott Thomas) still occupying the premises. With no place to go, he strikes a tentative lodging arrangement with the two women until an agreement can be reached. Their sporting, sparring dialogue provides ongoing delight as a revealing, complex labyrinth of secrets unfurl and unite the trio in unexpected ways. A resonant blend of light comedy and heartfelt drama, MY OLD LADY is a mature work from a master storyteller.

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