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Q&A's with COMING THROUGH THE RYE writer/director James Sadwith at the following: Monica Film Center after the 7:00pm show on Friday 10/21 Town Center after the 5:30pm show on Saturday 10/22 Playhouse after the 7:00pm show on Saturday 10/22
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SILVER SKIES Q&A's this Weekend

With humor and compassion, Silver Skies chronicles the unexpected events that occur when a group of eccentric seniors have their lives turned upside down by the sale of their beloved apartment complex. Q&A schedule: at the Fine Arts after the 7:20pm screening on Friday 9/30 and at the Town Center after the 4:40pm and 7:20pm screenings on Saturday, October 1.   These are the cast members who will be in attendance: Friday: Barbara Bain, Valerie Perrine, Mariette Hartley, Jack McGee and Jack Betts. Saturday: Barbara Bain, Mariette Hartley, Jack McGee. Director Rosemary Rodriguez and producer Nestor Rodriguez  will also be in atten [...]
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Celebrate Art House Theater Day Saturday, September 24th with Discounted Tickets to Select Art House Films!

Saturday, September 24th is Art House Theater Day! It's a day to recognize the contributions of film and filmmakers, staff and projectionists, and fellow brick and mortar theaters dedicated to providing access to the best cinematic experience. Most importantly, it's a day to thank our patrons for their year-round support. As a thank you, we're offering a ticket discount to select art house films! If you have a friend that's never been to an art house, this is the perfect day to bring them along for a unique movie-going adventure. Enter the promo code ARTHOUSEDAY when you buy tickets to Saturday screenings of the films listed below! Disc [...]
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Fantastic Female-Centric Films from All Over the World this Fall at Laemmle Theatres: FATIMA, CAMERAPERSON, AS I OPEN MY EYES, SAND STORM, THE EAGLE HUNTRESS.

Two months from today we Americans might, finally, elect our very first female President, so it's appropriate in the weeks leading up to that day we will be screening a series of excellent movies by and about girls and women filmed and set in places as diverse as the Negev Desert in Israel, Lyon, France, Mongolia, Tunisia and the USA. First up is FATIMA, which we open September 16 at the Royal. The title character lives in Lyon with two daughters: fifteen-year-old Souad, a teenager in revolt, and 18-year-old Nesrine, who is starting medical school. Fatima speaks French poorly and is constantly frustrated by her daily interactions with her [...]
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Modern classics returning to big screens: Merchant Ivory's HOWARDS END, Antonioni's BLOW-UP and LA NOTTE and a Chabrol retrospective.

Some of the production company Merchant Ivory's greatest triumphs are adaptations of E.M. Forster novels. There are three of them: A Room with a View (1985), Maurice (1987) and Howards End (1992), which is one of their undisputed masterpieces. Based on Forster’s 1910 novel, Howards End is a saga of class relations and changing times in Edwardian England. Margaret Schlegel (Emma Thompson, who won the Best Actress Oscar for this performance) and her sister Helen (Helena Bonham Carter) become involved with two couples: a wealthy, conservative industrialist (Anthony Hopkins) and his wife (Vanessa Redgrave), and a working-class man (Samuel West) a [...]
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