Theo's Picks

So this week is all about “Just Because”. Just because these movies are awesome. Just because we’ve never shown any of them before. And just because I felt like it.


Apocalypse Now (& Redux)

In this EPIC tale set at the height of the Vietnam War, Capt. Benjamin Willard (Sheen) is sent on a covert mission to assassinate Capt. Kurtz (Brando) who has gone AWOL in the Cambodian jungle. During the journey, Willard slowly finds himself descending into the same madness that drove his target insane. (1979)
We will also be playing the 2001 extended version, Apocalypse Now: Redux.
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El Mariachi

The directorial debut of the famed Robert Rodriguez, this tale follows the traveling musician El Mariachi, who is mistaken for an assassin who carries his guns in a guitar case. He finds himself on a run for his life in a game of shoot first ask questions later. (1992)
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The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre

Stuck in Mexico, two down on their luck friends (Bogart & Holt) get intrigued by the stories of an old prospector and join him on the hunt for gold. Things go awry when bandits show up, and only get worse when greed rears its ugly head. (1948)
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Withnail & I

Set in London in 1969, two unemployed actors decide a trip to the countryside is just what the doctor ordered to change their luck. When Withnail’s uncle unexpectedly decides to show up, things get complicated. (1987)
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Sunday - August 19th



Apocalypse Now: Redux - Noon Buy Tickets
Withnail & I - 3:45 pm Buy Tickets
El Mariachi - 6:00 pm Buy Tickets
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre - 8:00 pm Buy Tickets



Monday - August 20th



El Mariachi - 2:00 pm Buy Tickets
Apocalypse Now - 4:00 pm Buy Tickets
Withnail & I - 7:00 pm Buy Tickets
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre - 9:20 pm Buy Tickets


Tuesday - August 21st



Apocalypse Now - 1:45 pm Buy Tickets
Withnail & I - 4:45 pm Buy Tickets
El Mariachi - 9:20 pm Buy Tickets


Wednesday - August 22nd



Withnail & I - 1:30 pm Buy Tickets
The Treasure of the Sierra Madre - 4:15 pm Buy Tickets
El Mariachi - 7:00 pm Buy Tickets
Apocalypse Now - 9:00 pm Buy Tickets


Thursday - August 23rd



The Treasure of the Sierra Madre - 1:30 pm Buy Tickets
El Mariachi - 4:15 pm Buy Tickets
Apocalypse Now - 6:30 pm Buy Tickets
Withnail & I - 9:30 pm Buy Tickets


Essential American Cinema: 2000s

This week we will be featuring some of our favorite movies from the aughts, including the sweet tunes of Almost Famous and quirky humor of Little Miss Sunshine.


Almost Famous

William Miller is a 15-year-old kid hired by Rolling Stone magazine to tour with and write about Stillwater, an up and coming rock band. This wonderfully witty coming-of-age film follows William as he falls face first to confront life, love, and lingo. (2000)
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Hustle & Flow

Aspiring emcee DJay works the angles to get his first record made with help from assorted people in his Memphis 'hood. And when he hears that hip-hop superstar Skinny Black is heading to his area, he throws together a supreme hustle to grab Skinny's attention. (2005)
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In Bruges

London based hit men Ray and Ken are told by their boss Harry Waters to lie low in Bruges, Belgium for up to two weeks following their latest hit, which resulted in the death of an innocent bystander. (2008)
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Little Miss Sunshine

An incredibly dysfunctional family which includes: a lecturing father, chain-smoking frazzled mother, suicidal brother, drug addict grandpa, and a son in the midst of a vow of silence set out on a cross-country trip so their 7 year old daughter can compete in the Little Miss Sunshine Pageant. What could go wrong? (2006)
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Friday - August 24th



Almost Famous - 12:15 pm Buy Tickets
Hustle & Flow - 3:00 pm Buy Tickets
In Bruges - 5:30 pm Buy Tickets
Little Miss Sunshine - 7:45 pm Buy Tickets
The Room (Interactive Version) - 10:00 pm - SOLD OUT!!!


Saturday - August 25th



Little Miss Sunshine - 11:00 am Buy Tickets
In Bruges - 4:00 pm Buy Tickets
Almost Famous - 6:45 pm Buy Tickets
Hustle & Flow - 9:25 pm Buy Tickets
The Room (Interactive Version) - Midnight Buy Tickets Facebook Event


Sunday - August 26th



Almost Famous - 12:30 pm Buy Tickets
Hustle & Flow - 3:20 pm Buy Tickets
Little Miss Sunshine - 6:00 pm Buy Tickets
In Bruges - 8:15 pm Buy Tickets


Monday - August 27th



Little Miss Sunshine - 2:30 pm Buy Tickets
In Bruges - 4:45 pm Buy Tickets
Hustle & Flow - 7:00 pm Buy Tickets
Almost Famous - 9:30 pm Buy Tickets


Tuesday - August 28th



In Bruges - 2:15 pm Buy Tickets
Almost Famous - 4:30 pm Buy Tickets
Hustle & Flow - 9:15 pm Buy Tickets


Wednesday - August 29th



Almost Famous - 2:00 pm Buy Tickets
Hustle & Flow - 4:30 pm Buy Tickets
In Bruges - 7:00 pm Buy Tickets
Little Miss Sunshine - 9:15 pm Buy Tickets


Thursday - August 30th



Hustle & Flow - 2:15 pm Buy Tickets
Little Miss Sunshine - 4:45 pm Buy Tickets
Almost Famous - 7:00 pm Buy Tickets
In Bruges - 9:30 pm Buy Tickets


French New Wave

New Wave is often referred to as one of the most influential movements in the history of cinema. This week we explore three films that we feel exemplify the style.


Le Samourai

Hitman Jef Costello is a perfectionist who always carefully plans his murders and who never gets caught. One night however, after killing a night-club owner, he's seen by witnesses. His efforts to provide himself with an alibi fail and more and more he gets driven into a corner. (1967)
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Cléo from 5 to 7

While waiting for the result of a biopsy, the French singer Cléo, A.K.A. Florence, visits a fortune teller; drinks coffee and buys a new hat with her house-keeper; is visited by her lover and her composers; visits her model friend; and meets and has a brief affair with a military man. Finally, she meets her doctor who gives her his diagnosis. (1962)
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My Night At Maud's

The narrator (Jean-Louis), a devout Catholic, moves to a provincial town and vows to marry Francoise, a pretty blond he notices at mass. Vidal, an old school friend, invites him to visit the recently divorced Maud, and the narrator ends up staying the night, having philosophical discussions in her bedroom. Next morning the narrator engineers a meeting with Francoise. (1969)
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Friday - August 31st



Cléo from 5 to 7 - 12:35 pm Buy Tickets
My Night at Maud's - 2:45 pm Buy Tickets
Le Samourai - 5:15 pm Buy Tickets
Coffee and French Cinema: Cléo from 5 to 7 - 7:30 pm Buy Tickets Facebook Event
Laughing Under the Clouds: Gaiden - Part 1 & 2 - 9:30 pm Buy Tickets Facebook Event


Saturday - September 1st



My Night at Maud's - 12:30 pm Buy Tickets
Le Samourai - 3:00 pm Buy Tickets
Cléo from 5 to 7 - 5:15 pm Buy Tickets
Le Samourai - 7:15 pm Buy Tickets
My Night at Maud's - 9:30 pm Buy Tickets
Repo! The Genetic Opera (Row House Midnight Edition) - Midnight Buy Tickets Facebook Event


Sunday - September 2nd



Cléo from 5 to 7 - 11:30 am Buy Tickets
Laughing Under the Clouds: Gaiden - Part 1 & 2 - 1:30 pm Buy Tickets Facebook Event
Le Samourai - 4:00 pm Buy Tickets
Everything is Terrible Live presents The Great Satan - 6:30 pm Buy Tickets Facebook Event
Everything is Terrible Live presents The Great Satan - 8:30 pm Buy Tickets Facebook Event


Monday - September 3rd



Le Samourai - 2:45 pm Buy Tickets
Cléo from 5 to 7 - 5:00 pm Buy Tickets
My Night at Maud's - 7:00 pm Buy Tickets
Le Samourai - 9:20 pm Buy Tickets


Tuesday - September 4th



Cléo from 5 to 7 - 3:00 pm Buy Tickets
My Night at Maud's - 5:00 pm Buy Tickets
Le Samourai - 7:20 pm Buy Tickets
Cléo from 5 to 7 - 9:30 pm Buy Tickets


Wednesday - September 5th



My Night at Maud's - 2:30 pm Buy Tickets
Le Samourai - 4:50 pm Buy Tickets
Cléo from 5 to 7 - 7:00 pm Buy Tickets
My Night at Maud's - 9:00 pm Buy Tickets


Thursday - September 6th



Le Samourai - 2:50 pm Buy Tickets
My Night at Maud's - 5:00 pm Buy Tickets
Le Samourai - 7:20 pm Buy Tickets
Cléo from 5 to 7 - 9:30 pm Buy Tickets