A chronicle of Martin Luther King’s campaign to secure equal voting rights via an epic march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama in 1965
Fri 1/23 (2:15), 4:45, 7:15
Sat 1/24 (4:45), 7:15
Sun 1/25 (1:15), 4:45
Mon 1/26 (2:15), 7:15 [cc]
Wed 1/28 (2:15), 6:15
Thu 1/29 (2:15), 4:45, 7:15
FOXCATCHER (starts Friday 1/16)
The greatest Olympic Wrestling Champion brother team joins Team Foxcatcher led by multimillionaire sponsor John E. du Pont as they train for the 1988 games in Seoul – a union that leads to unlikely circumstances.
Fri 1/23 (2:45), 5:30, 8:00
Sat 1/24 (2:45), 5:30, 8:00
Sun 1/25 (1:45), (4:30), 7:00
Mon 1/26 (2:45), 6:30
Wed 1/28 (2:45), 6:30
Thu 1/29 (2:45), 5:30, 8:00
THE IMITATION GAME
Genius British logician and cryptologist Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch) helps crack Germany’s Enigma Code during World War II but is later prosecuted by his government for illegal homosexual acts.
Fri 1/23 (3:00), 5:00, 7:30
Sat 1/24 (2:30), 5:00, 7:30
Sun 1/25 (1:30), 4:00, 6:30
Mon 1/26 (2:30), 7:00 [cc]
Wed 1/28 (2:30), 6:00
Thu 1/29 (2:15), 5:00, 7:30
The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2014- COMING 1/30
Collective screening of the Academy Award nominated short films from the Live Action, Animation, and Documentary categories for 2014.
A MOST VIOLENT YEAR- COMING 1/30
In New York City 1981, an ambitious immigrant fights to protect his business and family during the most dangerous year in the city’s history.
STILL ALICE- COMING 2/13
Alice Howland, happily married with three grown children, is a renowned linguistics professor who starts to forget words. When she receives a devastating diagnosis, Alice and her family find their bonds tested.
I’ve seen my share in the past year of films that set your skin crawling, but there is nothing quite like a true story to really put you on edge. Bennet Miller has crafted an unsettling film based on the relationship between the Olympic wrestling Schultz brothers and their unstable sponsor, John du Pont. The first images in the film are black and white footage of Foxcatcher Farm, a beautiful rolling landscape with horses. Nostalgic piano plays in the background, the men and women in the shots are smiling… there’s even a shot of a fox darting into the woods, …
There are many reasons why peaceful protest is considered the best way to bring about change in society, but there is one factor that people forget: it can bring out the violence in those opposing the protest. Peaceful protest can sometimes be a chess match, as the protestors wait for their opponent to make a mistake — and in the meantime, pray that they don’t make a mistake, themselves.
Director Ava DuVernay’s newest film, SELMA, gives us a glimpse into such a chess match, telling the story of the events leading up to President Lyndon B. Johnson’s signing of the Voting …
3rd in the Burg $3 Movie @9:30ish every third Friday! BYOB.
1/16/15 THE MUPPET MOVIE (1979) G, 95min
Kermit and his new found friends trek across America to find success in Hollywood.
2/20/15 WHO FRAMED ROGER RABBIT (1988) PG, 104min
A toon hating detective is a cartoon rabbit’s only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder.
3/20/15 CLUE (1985) PG, 94min
Six guests are invited to a strange house and must cooperate with the staff to solve a murder mystery.
4/17/15 HONEY, I SHRUNK THE KIDS (1989) PG, 90min
The scientist father of a teenage girl and boy accidentally shrinks his and two other neighborhood teens to the size of …
DOWN IN FRONT! Comedy Improv
2nd Fridays at 9:30ish
Comedy improv riffing for the masses. Think MST3K for HBG. DOWN IN FRONT! (DIF!) rips apart the best of the worst in b-movies. Join us whilst we rip apart these cinematic masterpiece. BYOB… you’ll need it. $5. PURCHASE TICKETS NOW. CLICK HERE.
1/9 – MONSTER A GO-GO! (1965) 70min - A space capsule crash-lands, and the astronaut aboard disappears. Is there a connection between the missing man and the monster roaming the area?
2/13 - DIF! Greatest Hits Edition: THE BRAIN THAT WOULDN’T DIE (1962) 82min - A doctor experimenting with transplant techniques keeps his girlfriend’s head alive when she is decapitated in a car crash, then goes hunting …