We brought Dallas Buyer’s Club back! It’s only for a few screenings a day, which means it’s going to sell out like crazy. Buy! Buy! Buy!
Elsewhere, we try to make recent Oscar snub Inside Llewyn Davis (Buy Tickets) feel better by putting it back in Theater 1. August: Osage County (Buy Tickets) moves downstairs to yell at everybody; and Nebraska (Buy Tickets) holds on in Theater 3, just going around and telling everyone that it’s a millionaire.
Thursday, 9:30pm | In 1982 Paul Schrader (the sleazy genius who wrote Taxi Driver, American Gigolo, Raging Bull) recast Val Lewton’s horror classic Cat People (Buy Tickets) as an erotic horror thriller set to a bunch of Giorgio Moroder and David Bowie music.
Tagged and Bagged at Midnite
On Friday night at Midnite, we’re screening The Best of Videograf (Buy Tickets), a 1980’s video magazine that chronicled the illegal activities of New York’s best train bombers. An insider’s look at the scene. Post screening Q&A with Carl Weston (Director) moderated by Sacha Jenkins (Ego Trip, Mass Appeal)
Our second Coen Bros. midnite is Blood Simple. (Buy Tickets) the duo’s first film. About a spurned bar-owner who sends a hitman after his wife and her lover, Blood Simple is a thriller of misconceptions and bad hunches, the only person who knows the whole story is the viewer.
Murderous Midwestern Brunch
The definitive Coen Bros. film and the centerpiece of our month-long retrospective on the pair, Fargo (Buy Tickets) screens twice this weekend for brunch. Funny, dark, loaded with quirky weirdos, the film is the Coens’ aesthetic boiled to concentrate.
Spoons Toons and Booze (Buy Tickets) is this weekend and it is… all ready sold out. So, there’s that. There will be more cereal and cartoons next month, we promise.
Monday at 10pm: Our weekly Simpsons Club continues into the heart of Season 7, with four… really great episodes, one of which is among out personal favorites: Summer of 4 ft. 2
- Season 7, Episode 22: Raging Abe Simpson and His Grumbling Grandson in The Curse of the Flying Hellfish
- Season 7, Episode 23: Much Apu About Nothing
- Season 7, Episode 24: Homerpalooza
- Season 7, Episode 25: Summer of 4 ft. 2