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OUR DOORS OPEN HALF
AN HOUR BEFORE THE
FIRST SHOW OF THE DAY

SEPTEMBER 21–27

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descriptions & showtimes!

We The Animals
Rated R. (94 mins.)

Fri 9/21 7:30 followed by Q&A
Sat 9/22 12:45, 6:15, 8:45
Sun 9/23 11:45, 5:15, 7:45
Mon 9/24 5:15, 7:45
Tue 9/25 5:15, 7:45
Wed 9/26 2:45, 8:15
Thu 9/27 12:00, 2:45, 8:15

Life Itself
Rated R. (118 mins.) [CC,AD]

Fri 9/21 1:45, 4:30, 6:00, 8:45
Sat 9/22 12:30, 3:15, 6:00, 8:45
Sun 9/23 11:30, 2:15, 5:00, 7:45
Mon 9/24 2:15, 5:00, 7:45
Tue 9/25 2:15, 5:00, 7:45
Wed 9/26 2:45, 5:30, 8:15
Thu 9/27 12:00, 2:45, 5:30, 8:15

The Wife
Rated R. (100 mins.) [CC, AD]

Fri 9/21 12:45, 3:30, 6:15
Sat 9/22 12:45, 3:30, 6:15
Sun 9/23 11:45, 2:30, 5:15
Mon 9/24 2:30, 5:15
Tue 9/25 2:00, 4:45
Wed 9/26 2:45, 5:45
Thu 9/27 2:45, 5:45, 8:15

Juliet, Naked
Rated R. (98 mins.) [CC,AD]

Fri 9/21 12:45, 3:30, 8:45
Sat 9/22 3:30, 8:45
Sun 9/23 2:30, 7:45
Mon 9/24 2:30, 7:45
Tue 9/25 2:30
Wed 9/26 5:30
Thu 9/27 12:00, 5:30

TIMES & DATES SUBJECT TO CHANGE

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with audio description capability for the visually impaired. Please note that not all studios offer closed captions or audio descriptions for their movies.











WE THE ANIMALS
Q&A WITH SCREENWRITER DANIEL KITROSSER FOLLOWING OUR OPENING NIGHT SCREENING AT 7:30PM FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST!

Tickets available now at our box office during regular business hours or online at boxofficetickets.com!


United States. 2018. Directed by Jeremiah Zagar. (94 mins.) Rated R.

Full of wonderful, evocative and imaginative details, WE THE ANIMALS captures the joys and pains of growing up better than anything since BOYHOOD!

"Zagar builds a world that is simultaneously deeply authentic and dreamlike - the perfect combination to express a child's deeply felt but inherently distorted view of the universe he inhabits." - Ann Hornaday, Washington Post


A breathtaking, visionary adaptation confidently helmed by director Jeremiah Zagar, this lyrical coming-of-age tale weaves magical realism into an exquisite portrait of three wild, fiercely loving and protective brothers and their troubled parents. Their story delicately unfolds from Jonah’s perspective, a gentle, baby-faced boy teetering between childhood and adolescence, between an imaginary world and a dysfunctional reality. A lyrical depiction of the magic and mystery of youth, WE THE ANIMALS is an intimate, ethereal and touching portrait with stunningly soulful performances from its young leads.


DAN KITROSSER
 is an award-winning Portland playwright, screenwriter and storyteller. His plays include TAR BABY (First Fringe Award, Edinburgh Fringe, and an Amnesty International Citation for Excellence), DEAD SPECIAL CRABS (monologues published in Smith & Kraus Best Men’s and Women’s…) and THE MUMBLINGS (optioned for TV series by FOX). He cowrote the screenplay for WE THE ANIMALS which premiered at Sundance Film Festival 2018, winning the NEXT: Innovator Award and will open across the country this fall. Dan is currently at TimeWarner, developing his new TV series THE MOVE about Jewish and African American relations in 1980s West Philadelphia and is writing a new screenplay for Tony Award Winning producer Una Jackman. Dan was also a the resident storyteller for Central Park and Bryant Park for much of the 2000s, and is the artistic director of Writopia Lab’s Worldwide Plays Festival, a festival of plays written by young playwrights from all over the world, now in its 8th year. MFA: The New School for Drama, 2014. Dan splits his time between Portland, Oregon and New York City.

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LIFE ITSELF

United States. 2018. Directed by Dan Fogelman. (118 mins.) Rated R. [CC,AD]

From the creator of the hit television series This Is Us, LIFE ITSELF will devastate and delight audiences the world over, bringing a universal message of hope!

"To describe its plot in detail is to betray the game of the film, but suffice it to say that the sum of its parts are exhilarating." - Matt Donnelly, The Wrap


A film of both heart and daring, writer/director Dan Fogelman’s affecting drama is an expansive exploration about life, love and loss. Abby (Olivia Wilde) is a graduate student overwhelmed by the intense commitment that her boyfriend (Oscar Isaac) conveys. As we are drawn into their story, we also witness the far-reaching reverberations of their choices, encompassing the past, present and future. With an impressive ensemble cast including Annette Bening, Olivia Cooke, Mandy Patinkin and Antonio Banderas, LIFE ITSELF is a bold and emotionally resonant tale about finding meaning in our connections with one another.
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THE WIFE

United States/Sweden/UK. 2018. Directed by Bjorn Runge. (100 mins.) Rated R. [CC,AD]

Glenn Close absolutely shines in THE WIFE, a nuanced rumination about a woman who sacrifices everything for her husband and their marriage!

"Close is a marvel of twisty understatement here, delivering emotions that conceal as much as they reveal, and offering onion-like layers that invite repeat viewings in light of some of the film's later revelations." - Andrew Barker, Variety


Glenn Close gives a tour-de-force performance as Joan, the elegant, self-effacing wife of soon-to-be Nobel Prize winning writer Joe Castleman (Jonathan Pryce). With grace and humor, Joan has spent forty years relinquishing her own talent, dreams and ambitions to fan the flames of her charismatic husband and his skyrocketing literary career. But their fateful pact has built a marriage on uneven compromises and Joan is finally ready to find a new balance. Interweaving the story of the couple’s youthful passion and ambition with a lifetime of shared secrets, betrayals and love, THE WIFE is a poignant and prolific portrait of marriage.
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JULIET, NAKED

United States/UK. 2018. Directed by Jesse Peretz. (98 mins.) Rated R. [CC,AD]

A soulful tale about second chances, JULIET, NAKED is a delightfully charming romantic comedy with enchanting performances from Rose Byrne, Ethan Hawke and Chris O'Dowd!

"A charming film of an engaging, adult nature about two very different people trying to press reset in their lives, it is comic, heartfelt and smart as they come - a rare combination these days."
- Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times


Adapted from the best-selling novel by Nick Hornby (acclaimed screenwriter of AN EDUCATION and BROOKLYN), this hilarious, offbeat romantic comedy hits all the right chords. Annie (Rose Byrne) has long tolerated her partner Duncan’s (Chris O’Dowd) reeling obsession with obscure rocker Tucker Crowe (Ethan Hawke), who disappeared after a mid-show breakdown in the 90s. When the acoustic demo of Tucker’s hit record Juliet from 25 years ago surfaces, it leads to a life-changing encounter between Annie and the elusive rocker himself. Featuring remarkable insight about love and loneliness, and enlivened with a fantastic soundtrack, JULIET, NAKED is about the struggle to live up to one’s promise and serves as an amusing, witty and light-hearted testament to the power of music.
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