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JULY 21- JULY 27

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Fri 7/21 (*12:45) 6:00 8:15
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Beatriz At Dinner

Fri 7/21 6:00
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The Journey

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Sun 7/23 4:30
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The Exception

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The Hero

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The Beguiled

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Sun 7/23 4:30
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Paris Can Wait

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Ireland/Canada. 2017. Directed by Aisling Walsh. (115 mins.) Rated PG-13.

MAUDIE, with exceptional performances from Sally Hawkins and Ethan Hawke, is the sweetly satisfying tale about a woman who found a life of simple contentment with an unlikely partner!

"What shines through is the beauty of Guy Godfree's cinematography - the light has a lovely, soft stillness to it, like a painting - and a remarkable performance by Hawkins, whose impossibly wide smile seems to bring the sun." - Moira MacDonald, Seattle Times

A heartwarming, inspirational story about the power of creativity to transform a life and touch the soul, MAUDIE is the true-life tale of Maud Lewis, a Canadian folk artist with extremely humble beginnings. Desperate for independence, the bright-eyed Maudie (a spectacular Sally Hawkins) responds to a local fish peddler's (Ethan Hawke) call for a housekeeper, and an unlikely bond is formed between the two. Maudie, afflicted with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, spent much of her early life dismissed for what was presumed to be her limited ability, but her colorful paintings, crafted on surfaces ranging from beaverboard to cookie sheets, would eventually hang in the White House. Atouching character study with sweepingly majestic cinematography, this bright, buoyant gem is a vivid tale of passion and triumph!



United States. 2017. Directed by Miguel Arteta. (82 mins.) Rated R.

BEATRIZ AT DINNER offers timely social commentary enlivened by powerful and layered performances from Salma Hayek and John Lithgow!

"The real power of Beatriz at Dinner is that it isn't about politics but the human heart. Beatriz and Strutt are not arguing legislation; they're arguing two visions of the American dream, two visions of the human soul." - Barbara VanDenburgh, Arizona Republic

Director Miguel Arteta reunites with writer Mike White to present us with a timely, sizzling, razor-sharp showdown. Affluent couple Cathy and Grant (Connie Britton and David Warshofsky) are hosting an evening gathering for some close friends, including Grant's smug billionaire boss (John Lithgow). When Beatriz (Salma Hayek), the couple's holistic health practitioner, has car trouble, she's unexpectedly invited to join the group. Immediately, personalities clash as an indignant Beatriz and the impervious Doug face off, causing rifts between friends and clientele that may be irreparable. This socially-charged black comedy candidly tackles race, immigration, class and other politically-heated events with scorching irreverence and whip-smart candor!



UK. 2017. Directed by Nick Hamm. (94 mins.) Rated PG-13.

THE JOURNEY, touching, inspiring, beautifully performed and very timely, tells the historic tale illustrating that peace is possible between bitter enemies!

"The film is buoyed by its sharp, witty lead performances, with Spall's holier-than-thou imperiousness clashing suitably with Meaney's more affable obstinacy." - Nick Schager, The Village Voice

In this gripping and stylized dramatization, conservative British loyalist Ian Paisley (Timothy Spall) and former IRA leader Martin McGuinness (Colm Meaney) attempt to find common ground and craft a historic plan for bringing peace to Northern Ireland. A budding camaraderie evolves between the two stark political rivals as they're forced to spend hours in a car together in the Scottish countryside determining the devolution of power of a nation rife with decades of civil conflict. Loosely based on true events, THE JOURNEY offers a moving and engrossing history lesson that promises it's never too late to reach across the aisle. Maybe our own politicians should take note!



UK/United States. 2017. Directed by David Leveaux. (107 mins.) Rated R.

With astounding performances from Lily James, Jai Courtney and the indomitable Christopher Plummer, THE EXCEPTION is an engrossing and moving portrait of individuals recalibrating their allegiances under the maw of the Third Reich!

"A handsomely mounted World War II-era romantic thriller, enlivened by vibrant performances and vivid encounters and inspired by a little-known footnote to history, the story of a ruler who left but never went away." - Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times

Bringing to vibrant life this thrilling tale of espionage and romance, director David Leveaux sets his riveting story against a sweeping wartime backdrop.THE EXCEPTION follows stoic German soldier Stefan Brandt (Jai Courtney), tasked with investigating Kaiser Wilhelm II (Christopher Plummer in a majestic performance), a German Monarch exiled to a secluded Dutch estate as the Nazis begin their push into Holland. As Brandt infiltrates the Kaiser's household hoping to root out enemy spies, he is inexplicably drawn to a mysterious housemaid (Lily James, BABY DRIVER) and is ultimately forced to make the choice between honoring his country or following his heart's desire. It is an elegant and resounding tale of pure passion and power. 



United States. 2017. Directed by Brett Haley. (93 mins.) Rated R.

THE HERO is a sweet and quietly poetic celebration of life with an equal mixture of laughter and heartache!

"A resonant depiction of a man fearlessly reckoning with his life, his image and most importantly, his heart. Sam Elliott could not be more compelling."- Katie Walsh, Playlist

"You will almost assuredly leave The Hero knowing that Sam Elliott is a bona fide national treasure." - David Fear, Rolling Stone

With a star-studded cast led by the legendary Sam Elliott playing Lee Hayden,THE HERO is a resonant tale about reflection, regret and renewal. Known for his run of Westerns, his gruff but warm voice and his luxuriant mustache, Lee's career has downsized to infrequent voice-over gigs. Just when an unsettling medical diagnosis sends him into a state of serious contemplation, Lee meets a young comedian who catches his eye and attempts to revitalize his aging affections. It's a tailor-made showcase with heaps of heart, humor and charm!



United States 2017. Directed by Sofia Coppola. (91 mins.) Rated R.

Sofia Coppola turns her penchant for understatement and delicacy into something quietly savage in THE BEGUILED, a remake of the 1971 Civil War story shifted to the female point of view!

"Sofia Coppola is a virtuoso of image and sound. but don't mistake her delicate touch for weakness. The Beguiled is a hothouse flower of startling power and intimacy. You can't shake it." - Peter Travers, Rolling Stone

"The kind of movie that lingers on in your head, just like the best fairy tales do." - Sheila O'Malley, RogerEbert.com

Fresh from its directorial win at Cannes, THE BEGUILED, a seductive, atmospheric thriller set at a Southern girls' boarding school three years into the Civil War, employs Sofia Coppoloa's distinctive aesthetic and sensual style. Under the care of Miss Martha (Nicole Kidman), the sheltered girls discover an injured enemy soldier (Colin Farrell) and choose to take him in until he is sufficiently recovered. But the prim and proper environment is soon simmering with sexual tension, rivalry and broken taboos. Coppola and her excellent cast, which also includes Elle Fanning and Kirsten Dunst, revel in the eerie edginess of the situation with flashes of mischievous humor, wistful longing and flirtatious revenge.



United States. 2017. Directed by Eleanor Coppola. (92 mins.) Rated PG.

PARIS CAN WAIT is a charming and effervescent romantic escapade that celebrates the beauty of France and the importance of stopping to smell the roses!

"A modest, genteel piece of cinematic escapism, a silky testament to sensuality as impeccably tasteful as it is utterly undemanding." - Ann Hornaday, Washington Post

"A sun-dappled road-trip ramble rich in the buttery wonders of French cuisine." - Leah Greenblatt, Entertainment Weekly

At age 81, Eleanor Coppola (wife of Francis and mother of Sofia!) takes the helm with her narrative directorial debut PARIS CAN WAIT, a delightfully delectable treat that proves as much a feast for the eyes and stomach as it does the heart. Anne (Diane Lane) finds herself at a crossroads when her high-powered film producer husband (Alec Baldwin) gets called away on business during their French vacation. A light-hearted associate offers to drive her from Cannes to Paris to meet up him, but what should be a seven-hour trip turns into an unexpected journey of self-discovery filled with mouth-watering cuisine, breathtaking scenery, humor, wisdom and insight. Coppola takes us on an elegantly elegiac exploration of rejuvenation and joy!


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