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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Sun 12/17 2:30
all seats $12 in advance
or $15 day of the event


Lady Bird

4 Golden Globe Nominations!
Fri 12/15 (*1:00) (*3:15) 6:00 8:20
Sat 12/16 (*1:00) (*3:15) 6:00 8:20
Sun 12/17 (*2:00) 6:30
Mon 12/18 (*2:45) (*5:30) 7:45
Tues 12/19 (*2:45) (*5:30) 7:45
Weds 12/20 (*2:45) (*5:30) 7:45
Thurs 12/21 (*3:15) 6:00
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Novitiate

Fri 12/15 (*12:30) 6:00
Sat 12/16 (*12:30) 6:00
Sun 12/17 4:15
Mon 12/18 (*2:15) 7:45
Tues 12/19 (*2:15) 7:45
Weds 12/20 (*5:00)
ends Thurs 12/21 (*5:00)
(*Bargain Shows)

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

Fri 12/15 (*3:15) 8:45
Sat 12/16 (*3:15) 8:45
Sun 12/17 7:00
Mon 12/18 (*5:00)
Tues 12/19 (*5:00)
Weds 12/20 7:45
ends Thurs 12/21 7:45
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The Square

Golden Globe Nominee!
Fri 12/15 8:20
Sat 12/16 8:20
Sun 12/17 7:00
Mon 12/18 7:45
Tues 12/19 7:45
Weds 12/20 (*2:15)
ends Thurs 12/21 (*2:15)
(*Bargain Shows)

The Florida Project

Golden Globe Nominee!
Fri 12/15 (*3:15)
Sat 12/16 (*3:15)
Sun 12/17 4:15
Mon 12/18 (*5:15)
Tues 12/19 (*5:15)
Weds 12/20 (*2:15) 7:45
ends Thurs 12/21 (*2:15) 7:45
(*Bargain Shows)

Loving Vincent

Golden Globe Nominee!
Fri 12/15 (*1:00) 6:00
Sat 12/16 (*1:00) 6:00
Sun 12/17 (*2:00)
Mon 12/18 (*2:45)
Tues 12/19 (*2:45)
Weds 12/20 (*5:30)
ends Thurs 12/21 (*5:30)
(*Bargain Shows)

The Shape of Water

7 Golden Globe Nominations!
Advanced Screening!
Thurs 12/21 8:30
all seats $9
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LADY BIRD

United States. 2017. Directed by Greta Gerwig. (94 mins.) Rated R.

LADY BIRD is a heartfelt coming-of-age story that perfectly captures the bittersweet, turbulent transition from adolescence to adulthood with an extraordinary performance from Saoirse Ronan!

4 Golden Globe Nominations!
Best Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Best Actress - Saoirse Ronan
Best Supporting Actress - Laurie Metcalf
Best Screenplay

Critics’ Choice Awards Nominee 
Best Picture
Best Actress – Saoirse Ronan
Best Supporting Actress – Laurie Metcalf
Best Acting Ensemble
Best Director – Greta Gerwig
Best Original Screenplay – Greta Gerwig
Best Comedy
Best Actress in a Comedy – Saoirse Ronan

Gotham Awards Winner
Best Actress - Saoirse Ronan

Los Angeles Film Critics Award Winner
Best Supporting Actress - Laurie Metcalf
New Generation Award - Greta Gerwig

New York Film Critics Circle Award Winner
Best Picture
Best Actress - Saoirse Ronan

Independent Spirit Awards Nominee
Best Picture
Best Female Lead - Saoirse Ronan
Best Supporting Female - Laurie Metcalf
Best Screenplay

"The film is a dazzling collaboration between two of the most impressive art-house actresses of the past decade." - Colin Covert, Minneapolis Star Tribune


"Gerwig's directorial debut is a joy from start to finish, a warm, generous snapshot of teenage vulnerability and exuberance." - Laura Zarum, Village Voice


Incredibly personal and immensely relatable, Greta Gerwig's astounding directorial debut LADY BIRD excavates both humor and pathos in the tricky bond between a mother and her teenage daughter. The rebellious young Christine McPherson (splendidly brought to life by Saoirse Ronan) - affectionately known as "Lady Bird" - is an ambitious, bright and precocious high school senior navigating the pressures and constraints of Catholic school in Sacramento. She dreams of a future full of east coast skyscrapers, Ivy League universities and cosmopolitan culture. This witty, captivating treasure is a delightful and moving look at the relationships that shape us and the beliefs that define us. This is one of the year's best movies!

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NOVITIATE

United States. 2017. Directed by Margaret Betts. (123 mins.) Rated R.

NOVITIATE explores questions of faith and devotion with sensitivity and grace!

"A stirring, soulful convent drama from first-time director Maggie Betts features Melissa Leo in an Oscar-worthy performance as Mother Superior. The film is a potent provocation shot through with grit and grace." - Peter Travers, Rolling Stone


A coming-of-age story set against the backdrop of Vatican II and the massive reforms to the Catholic Church in the 1960s, this is a stirring exploration about women finding themselves, their faith and their passions beyond religion. Cathleen (Margaret Qualley), drawn to the heady mysticism of Catholicism, enrolls in a training program, but her faith is challenged by the harsh, often inhumane realities of becoming a nun. Melissa Leo gives one of the year's strongest performances as Reverend Mother, boiling rage underneath her vestments, angry at the changing church and its disrespect to the women who have devoted their lives to it.NOVITIATE is a contemplative, contentious examination of physical, spiritual and emotional love.

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THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER

United States/UK/Ireland. 2017. Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos. (121 mins.) Rated R.

THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER, from the director of THE LOBSTER, is a richly crafted tale of morality ripe with tension, intrigue and humor!

Independent Spirit Awards Nominee
Best Supporting Male - Barry Keoghan
Best Cinematography


"The impressive rigor of its craft, the skillfully subdued intensity of the acting, and the startling originality of the story will make it unmissable for anyone who cares about bold filmmaking." - David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter


Delivering another wildly imaginative, blackly comic parable about what it means to be human, director Yorgos Lanthimos (THE LOBSTER) puts his sophisticated technical bravado to work in this hypnotic, haunting, humorously off-kilter tale. Steven Murphy (Colin Farrell) is a brilliant cardiac surgeon whose happy home with wife Anna (Nicole Kidman) and their two children is disrupted by a teenage interloper (an astonishing Barry Keoghan) with an unsettling demand. THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER is a mesmerizing and surreal story brimming with suspense.

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THE SQUARE

Sweden/Germany/France/Denmark. 2017. Directed by Ruben Ostlund. (142 mins.) Not Rated. in English and in Swedish and Danish with English subtitles

THE SQUARE is a clever, ironic and outlandishly fun satire of art and perception!

Golden Globe Nominee Nominee! 
Best Foreign Language Motion Picture

Critics’ Choice Awards Nominee 
Best Foreign Language Film


"A wickedly funny film, which is mostly about a feeling problem-the gap between what we think we feel, as kind and caring people, and the deeds we actually do." - Joe Morgenstern, Wall Street Journal


Fresh from winning the Cannes Palme d'Or, director Ruben Ostlund's THE SQUARE is a rich and hilariously outrageous satire of the art world. Christian (Claes Bang) is a respected curator of a contemporary art museum and a sophisticated, eloquent defender of artistic expression. As he prepares for his next show, an installation promoting altruism, his wallet is stolen, and he is pulled into a whirlpool of events leading him into a downward spiral of personal and professional mayhem. This gem masterfully magnifies the little cracks in social behavior and interactions, brilliantly showing how these awkward, absurd moments signify much larger chasms in our society.

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THE FLORIDA PROJECT

United States. 2017. Directed by Sean Baker. (115 mins.) Rated R.

THE FLORIDA PROJECT, lingering on the sun-dappled highlights of childhood, is a superbly sympathetic and affirming celebration of individuals determined to make the most of life!

Golden Globe Nominee! 
Best Supporting Actor - Willem Dafoe

Critics’ Choice Awards Nominee
Best Picture
Best Supporting Actor – Willem Dafoe
Best Young Actor/Actress – Brooklynn Prince

Los Angeles Film Critics Award Winner
Best Supporting Actor - Willem Dafoe

New York Film Critics Circle Award Winner
Best Director
Best Supporting Actor - Willem Dafoe

Independent Spirit Awards Nominee
Best Picture
Best Director

"Baker has imbued this whole terrific movie with a child's sense of discovery - the sort that can turn a decrepit, pastel corner of Orlando into a vibrant cinematic playground." - Bob Mondello, NPR

"Dafoe delivers his finest performance in recent memory, bringing to levelheaded, unsanctimonious life a character who offers a glimmer of hope and caring within a world markedly short on both." - Ann Hornaday, Washington Post


Crafting another empathetic and impeccable look at those existing on the fringe, director Sean Baker (TANGERINE, STARLET) sets his latest gem on a stretch of highway just outside the utopia of Disney World. THE FLORIDA PROJECT follows precocious 6 year-old Moonee (a breakout performance by Brooklynn Prince) as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag bunch of playmates at the seedy budget motel where she lives with her rebellious mother. Willem Dafoe is at his career-best as Bobby, the motel manager who hides a deep reservoir of kindness and compassion behind a seemingly stern exterior. It's a profoundly warm and genuine tale of the momentary joys of childhood that skirt the very edge of innocence. 

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LOVING VINCENT

UK/Poland. 2017. Directed by Dorota Kobeila, Hugh Welchman. (94 mins.) Rated PG-13.

LOVING VINCENT, a cinematic masterpiece lovingly brought to life through each meticulously hand-painted frame, is a living, breathing tribute to Vincent Van Gogh's genius and his struggle to create!

Golden Globe Nominee Nominee! 
Best Animated Feature

Critics’ Choice Awards Nominee
Best Animated Feature

"You will marvel at the art in this labor-intensive labor-of-love." - Bob Mondello, NPR

"Brings a poetic sense of tragedy to the last act of van Gogh's life, and fresh insight into the kind of man he was." - Peter Debruge, Variety


Imagine strolling through a gallery where the artwork moves and sways to tell its story. Inspired by a letter Vincent Van Gogh penned the week before he died, in which he noted that "we cannot speak other than by our paintings", Oscar-winning filmmaker Hugh Welchman and Polish painter Dorota Kobiela have crafted an imaginative, awe-inspiring marvel doing exactly that. Hiring an army of painters from across Europe, each trained in the Dutch master's style, they set out to tell his story the way he himself would. Over 62,000 oil paintings and a sterling cast including Chris O'Dowd, Saoirse Ronan and Jerome Flynn bring the story of Vincent Van Gogh's life and death to the screen in the world's first feature-length painted film. LOVING VINCENT, an extraordinary cinematic achievement, breathes the life story of the most mysterious, mythical and tragic of our great artists. Much more than a movie, this is a gorgeous and glorious masterpiece worthy of multiple viewings on the big screen!

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