Brian and Charles

Brian is a lonely and unlucky inventor who takes on his most ambitious project yet — an artificial intelligence robot made from odds and ends, including an old washing machine.

Showtimes for Friday & Saturday June 24th & 25th

(3:00)pm

Showtimes for Sunday June 26th

(12:50)pm

Showtimes for Monday June 27th – Thursday June 30th

6:00pm

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Director: Jim Archer
Cast: David Earl, Louise Brealey
Language: English
Genre: Comedy
Rating: PG
Run time: 1 hour 40 minutes

CODA

Ruby is the only hearing member of a deaf family from Gloucester, Massachusetts. At 17, she works mornings before school to help her parents and brother keep their fishing business afloat. But in joining her high school’s choir club, Ruby finds herself drawn to both her duet partner and her latent passion for singing.

Showtimes for Friday April 8th & Saturday April 9th

(3:30)pm, 6:00pm, 8:30pm

Showtimes for Sunday April 10th

(1:00)pm, (3:30)pm, 6:00pm

Showtimes for Monday April 11th – Thursday April 14th

6:00pm, 8:30pm

*( ) indicate matinee showtimes

Director: Sian Heder
Cast: Troy Kotsur, Marlee Matlin, Daniel Durant
Language: American Sign Language, English
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Rating: Rated PG-13 for strong sexual content and language, and drug use
Run time: 1 hour 51 minutes

You Won’t Be Alone

In 19th-century Macedonia, a young girl is kidnapped and then transformed into a witch by an ancient spirit. Curious about life as a human, the witch accidentally kills a peasant in the nearby village and then takes her victim’s shape to live life in her skin. Her curiosity ignited, she continues to wield this horrific power to understand what it means to be human.

Showtimes for Friday April 8th & Saturday April 9th

(3:35)pm, 8:35pm

Showtimes for Sunday April 10th

(1:05)pm, 6:05pm

Showtimes for Monday April 11th – Thursday April 14th

8:35pm

*( ) indicate matinee showtimes

Director: Goran Stolevski
Cast: Noomi Rapace; Anamaria Marinca; Alice Englert; Carloto Cotta; Félix Maritaud; Sara Klimoska
Language: Macedonian
Genre: Drama, Horror
Rating: R for violence and gore, sexual content, graphic nudity, and sexual assault
Run time: 1 hour 48 minutes

Belfast

A semi-autobiographical film which chronicles the life of a working class family and their young son’s childhood during the tumult of the late 1960s in the Northern Ireland capital.

Showtimes for Friday March 25th & Saturday March 26th

(3:35)pm, 8:35pm

Showtimes for Sunday March 27th

(1:05)pm, 6:05pm

Showtimes for Monday March 28th – Thursday March 31st

8:35pm

*( ) indicate matinee showtimes

Director: Kenneth Branagh
Cast: Caitríona Balfe, Judi Dench, Jamie Dornan, Ciarán Hinds
Language: English
Genre: Drama
Rating: PG-13 for some violence and strong language
Run time: 1 hour 40 minutes

Strawberry Mansion

In a future where the government records dreams and taxes them, a dream auditor gets caught up in an aging eccentric’s dreams.

Coming Soon

Director: Kentucker Audley, Albert Birney
Cast: Kentucker Audley, Constance Shulman
Language: English
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Rating: Not Yet Rated
Run time: 1 hour 30 minutes

Nightmare Alley

In 1940s New York, down-on-his-luck Stanton Carlisle endears himself to a clairvoyant and her mentalist husband at a traveling carnival. Using newly acquired knowledge, Carlisle crafts a golden ticket to success by swindling the elite and wealthy. Hoping for a big score, he soon hatches a scheme to con a dangerous tycoon with help from a mysterious psychiatrist who might be his most formidable opponent yet.

Showtimes for Friday February 11th – Sunday February 13th

8:30pm

Showtimes for Monday February 14th – Thursday February 17th

8:30pm

*( ) indicate matinee showtimes

Director: Guillermo del Toro
Cast: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Bradley Cooper
Language: English
Genre: Drama
Rating: R for strong/bloody violence, some sexual content, nudity and language
Run time: 2 hours 20 minutes

Nightmare Alley: Vision in Darkness and Light

In 1940s New York, down-on-his-luck Stanton Carlisle endears himself to a clairvoyant and her mentalist husband at a traveling carnival. Using newly acquired knowledge, Carlisle crafts a golden ticket to success by swindling the elite and wealthy. Hoping for a big score, he soon hatches a scheme to con a dangerous tycoon with help from a mysterious psychiatrist who might be his most formidable opponent yet.

Showtimes for Friday February 4th – Sunday February 6th

5:50pm

Showtimes for Monday February 7th – Thursday February 10th

5:50pm

*( ) indicate matinee showtimes

Director: Guillermo del Toro
Cast: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara, Bradley Cooper
Language: English
Genre: Drama
Rating: R for strong/bloody violence, some sexual content, nudity and language
Run time: 2 hours 20 minutes

The Outfit

From the Academy Award-winning writer of The Imitation Game (Graham Moore) comes The Outfit, a gripping and masterful thriller in which an expert tailor (Academy Award winner Mark Rylance) must outwit a dangerous group of mobsters in order to survive a fateful night.

Showtimes for Friday April 8th & Saturday April 9th

6:05pm

Showtimes for Sunday April 10th

(3:35)pm

Showtimes for Monday April 11th – Thursday April 14th

6:05pm

*( ) indicate matinee showtimes

Director: Graham Moore
Cast: Mark Rylance; Zoey Deutch; Johnny Flynn; Dylan O’Brien; Nikki Amuka-Bird; Simon Russell Beale
Language: English
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Rating: R for some bloody violence, and language throughout
Run time: 1 hour 45 minutes

Lamb

In rural Iceland, a childless couple discover a strange and unnatural newborn in their sheep barn. They decide to raise her as their own, but sinister forces are determined to return the creature to the wilderness that birthed her.

Showtimes for Friday October 29th– Sunday October 31st

(3:40)pm, 8:20pm

Showtimes for Monday November 1st – Tuesday November 2nd

8:20pm

Showtimes for Wednesday November 3rd – Thursday November 4th

(3:40)pm, 8:20pm

*( ) indicate matinee showtimes

Director: Valdimar Jóhannsson
Cast: Noomi Rapace, Hilmir Snær Guðnason, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson
Language: Icelandic
Genre: Horror/Drama
Rating: Rated R for some bloody violent images and sexuality/nudity
Run time: 2 hours

The Rescue

THE RESCUE chronicles the enthralling, against-all-odds story that transfixed the world in 2018: the daring rescue of twelve boys and their coach from deep inside a flooded cave in Northern Thailand. Academy Award®-winning directors and producers E. Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin keep viewers on the edge of their seats as they use a wealth of never-before-seen material and exclusive interviews to piece together the high stakes mission, highlighting the efforts of the Royal Thai Navy SEALs and U.S. Air Force Special Tactics and details the expert cave divers’ audacious venture to dive the boys to safety. THE RESCUE brings alive one of the most perilous and extraordinary rescues in modern times, shining a light on the high-risk world of cave diving, the astounding courage and compassion of the rescuers, and the shared humanity of the international community that united to save the boys.

Showtimes for Friday October 29th– Sunday October 31st

6:00pm

Showtimes for Monday November 1st – Tuesday November 2nd

6:00pm

Showtimes for Wednesday November 3rd – Thursday November 4th

6:00pm

*( ) indicate matinee showtimes

Director: Jimmy Chin, Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi
Cast: N/A
Language: English
Genre: Documentary
Rating: PG for thematic material involving peril and some language
Run time: 1 hour 50 minutes

Licorice Pizza

“Licorice Pizza” is the story of Alana Kane and Gary Valentine growing up, running around and falling in love in the San Fernando Valley, 1973. Written and Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson, the film tracks the treacherous navigation of first love.

Showtimes for Friday March 25th & Saturday March 26th

5:50pm

Showtimes for Sunday March 27th

(3:15)pm

Showtimes for Monday March 28th – Thursday March 31st

5:50pm

*( ) indicate matinee showtimes

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson
Cast: Alana Haim, Cooper Hoffman, Sean Penn, Tom Waits, Bradley Cooper, Benny Safdie
Language: English
Genre: Drama, Romance
Rating: R for language, sexual material and some drug use
Run time: 2 hours 15 minutes

Wolf

Believing he’s a wolf trapped in a man’s body, Jacob eats, sleeps and lives like one — much to the shock of his family. When he’s sent to a clinic, Jacob and his animal-bound peers are forced to undergo increasingly extreme forms of curative therapies. However, once he meets the mysterious Wildcat, their friendship blossoms into an undeniable infatuation, and Jacob must decide whether to renounce his true self for love.

Coming Soon

Director: Nathalie Biancheri
Cast: Lily-Rose Depp, George MacKay
Language: English
Genre: Drama
Rating: Not Yet Rated
Run time: 1 hour 40 minutes

The Big Scary “S” Word

Featuring interviews with Bernie Sanders, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Cornel West, and Naomi Klein, The Big Scary “S” Word explores the rich history of the American socialist movement. Weaving together hidden episodes of history and verité footage, the film shows that, contrary to popular belief, socialism is in fact deeply American and led to popular government programs such as public schools and Medicare. Activists and journalists explain how the 2008 financial crisis, the Wall Street bailout, the Occupy Movement, and the ascension of politicians like Sanders and Ocasio-Cortez have pushed a new generation to embrace the language of socialism.

Showtimes for Friday September 3rd- Monday September 6th

6:00pm

Showtimes for Tuesday September 7th – Thursday September 9th

6:00pm

Director: Yael Bridge
Cast: Cornel West, Lee Carter, Jimmy Durante
Genre: Documentary
Rating: Not Yet Rated
Run time: 1 hour 32 minutes

Not Going Quietly

A rising star in progressive politics and a new father, 32-year-old Ady Barkan’s life is upended when he is diagnosed with ALS. But after a confrontation with powerful Senator Jeff Flake on an airplane goes viral, catapulting him to national fame, Ady and a motley crew of activists ignite a once-in-a-generation political movement called “Be a Hero.” Together, they barnstorm across the country and empower people to confront their elected officials with emotional, personal stories to demand healthcare justice, and Ady holds groundbreaking interviews with Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren.  Through his journey, Ady discovers that collective action and speaking truth to power offers hope for his family and millions of others.

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Director: Nicholas Bruckman
Cast: Ady Barkan, Elizabeth Jaff, Rachael King
Language: English
Genre: Documentary
Rating: Not Rated
Run time: 1 hour 37 minutes

Pig

A truffle hunter who lives alone in the Oregonian wilderness must return to his past in Portland in search of his beloved foraging pig after she is kidnapped.

Showtimes for Friday August 20th- Sunday August 22nd

(3:50)pm, 8:35pm

Showtimes for Monday August 23rd – Thursday August 26th

8:35pm

Director: Michael Sarnoski
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Alex Wolff
Language: English
Genre: Drama/Thriller
Rating: R for language and some violence
Run time: 1 hour 40 mins

Together

A couple are forced to re-evaluate themselves and their relationship through the reality of lockdown. She is a charity worker, a coordinator for all of Europe at a refugee charity. She’s the daughter of a dentist father and an `old socialist’ mother and the only grandparent still around. He, meanwhile, is a self-employed, self-made man who runs a boutique computing consultancy.

Showtimes for Friday September 3rd- Monday September 6th

6:10pm

Showtimes for Tuesday September 7th – Thursday September 9th

6:10pm

Director: Stephen Daldry
Cast: James McAvoy, Sharon Horgan
Language: English
Genre: Comedy
Rating: R for language throughout
Run time: 1 hour 30 minutes

Ailey

Alvin Ailey was a trailblazing pioneer who found salvation through dance. AILEY traces the full contours of this brilliant and enigmatic man whose search for the truth in movement resulted in enduring choreography that centers on the Black American experience with grace, strength, and unparalleled beauty. Told through Ailey’s own words and featuring evocative archival footage and interviews with those who intimately knew him, director Jamila Wignot weaves together a resonant biography of an elusive visionary.

Coming in September

Director: Jamila Wignot
Cast: Alvin Ailey, Bill T. Jones
Language: English
Genre: Documentary
Rating: Not Yet Rated
Run time: 1 hour 20 minutes

Blue Bayou

Antonio LeBlanc is a Korean adoptee raised in a small town in the Louisiana bayou. He’s married to the love of his life, Kathy, and raising his beloved stepdaughter, Jessie. Struggling to make a better life for his family, he must soon confront the ghosts of his past after learning that he could be deported from the only country he’s ever called home.

Coming Friday, September 17th

Director: Justin Chon
Cast: Justin Chon, Alicia Vikander, Mark O’Brien
Language: English
Genre: Drama
Rating: R for language throughout and some violence
Run time: 1 hour 20 minutes