Coming Attractions

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Film Club: THE PRINCESS BRIDE

| 1987 | 98 minutes | | , , , ,
Directed by Rob Reiner


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An elderly man reads the book “The Princess Bride” to his sick and thus currently bedridden adolescent grandson, the reading of the book which has been passed down within the family for generations. The grandson is sure he won’t like the story, with a romance at its core, he preferring something with…

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KUBO AND THE TWO STRINGS

| 2016 | 101 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Travis Knight
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Saturday August 27, 2016, 4:00PM (Capawock)
Sunday August 28, 2016, 4:00PM (Strand)
Tuesday August 30, 2016, 6:00PM (Capawock)

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Older viewers will tune in to its melancholy – its battles between memory and loss, its themes of filial piety and betrayal – while younger ones will dig the more basic emotions of Kubo’s epic journey. Staggeringly beautiful and immensely true, this is the best animated film of 2016.  Voice cast includes Charlize Theron,…

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Film Club: LIFE OF PI

, | 2012 | 127 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Ang Lee


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Director Ang Lee creates a groundbreaking movie event about a young man who survives a disaster at sea and is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an amazing and unexpected connection with another survivor…a fearsome Bengal tiger.  

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DON’T THINK TWICE

| 2016 | 92 minutes | | ,
Directed by Mike Birbiglia

Tuesday August 30, 2016, 7:30PM (Film Center)

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When a member of a popular New York City improv troupe gets cast on a hit TV show, the rest of the group – all best friends – start to realize that not everyone is going to make it after all. From Mike Birbiglia, director of “Sleepwalk With Me”, and the creator of “This American Life” comes…

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SUICIDE SQUAD

| 2016 | 130 minutes | | ,
Directed by David Ayer
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Saturday August 27, 2016, 8:45PM (Strand)

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Director David Ayer (FURY) takes the helm for this production adapted from the DC Comics series about a group of super-villains who are given a shot at redemption by embarking on a heroic mission that will most likely mean the death of them all.

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SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU

| 2016 | 84 minutes | |
Directed by Richard Tanne
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Saturday August 27, 2016 6:30PM (Capawock)
Sunday August 28, 2016, 6:30PM (Strand)
Monday August 29, 2016, 6:00PM (Capawock)
Tuesday August 30, 2016, 6:00PM (Strand)
Wednesday August 31, 2016, 8:30PM (Strand)
Thursday September 01, 2016, 6:00PM (Capawock)

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Inspired by Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date, SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU recounts the eventful summer day in 1989 when a young law firm associate named Barack Obama (Parker Sawyers) tried to woo lawyer Michelle Robinson (Tika Sumpter) during a daylong date that took them from the Art Institute of Chicago to a…

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SAUSAGE PARTY

| 2016 | 89 minutes | |
Directed by Conrad Vernon
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Saturday August 27, 2016 8:45PM (Capawock)
Sunday August 28, 2016, 8:45PM (Strand)
Monday August 29, 2016, 8:30PM (Capawock)
Tuesday August 30, 2016, 8:30PM (Strand)
Wednesday August 31, 2016, 8:45PM (Capawock)
Thursday September 01, 2016, 8:30PM (Strand)

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A misplaced sausage and his savory friends embark on an existential adventure through the aisles of a massive supermarket in this raunchy animated comedy from Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg. As the store’s annual 4th of July sale draws near, the perishable pals must return to their rightful places on the shelves before the customers come…

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HUNT FOR WILDERPEOPLE

| 2016 | 93 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Taika Waititi

Saturday August 27, 2016, 7:30 PM (Film Center)

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In this wildly funny and endearing comedy from director/co-writer Taika Waititi (What We Do in the Shadows, Boy), defiant city kid Ricky (Julian Dennison), raised on hip-hop and foster care, gets a fresh start in the New Zealand countryside. He quickly finds himself at home with his new foster family: the loving…

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JASON BOURNE

| 2016 | 123 minutes | | , ,
Directed by Paul Greengrass
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Saturday August 27, 2016, 6:00PM (Strand)
Monday August 29, 2016 6:00PM (Strand)
Wednesday August 31, 2016, 6:00PM (Capawock)

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Years after the events of THE BOURNE ULTIMATUM, former CIA assassin Jason Bourne (Matt Damon) resurfaces just as his former employers are implementing a new program aimed at hunting him down. Now fully recovered from his amnesia, Bourne teams up with Nicky Parsons (Julia Stiles) to uncover the ultimate truth about his…

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FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS

| 2016 | 110 minutes | | ,
Directed by Stephen Frears
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Saturday August 27, 2016, 3:30PM (Strand)
Sunday August 28, 2016 6:30PM (Capawock)
Tuesday August 30, 2016, 8:30PM (Capawock)
Thursday September 01, 2016, 6:00PM (Strand)

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A wealthy New York heiress (Maryl Streep) attempts to become an opera singer despite her horrible singing voice. Hugh Grant and Rebecca Ferguson co-star in this biopic directed by Stephen Frears. Another comic gem from Streep.

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Special Event: NORTH SHORE ACAPPELLA

| 2016 | 90 mins | |

Sunday August 28, 2016, 7:30PM (Film Center)
SPECIAL EVENT
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PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS NOT A FILM SOCIETY EVENT — WE ARE RENTING THE THEATER.   Pre-Show Champagne & Chocolate Reception at 6:30PM for DELUXE and PREMIUM ticket holders. Presented and Emceed by Flash Wiley. For Over 30 Years North Shore Acappella has excited audiences throughout New England adding an experienced…

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PETE’S DRAGON

| 2016 | 102 minutes | | , ,
Directed by David Lowery
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Sunday August 28, 2016, 4:00PM (Capawock)

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A reimagining of Disney’s cherished family film, “Pete’s Dragon” is the adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliott, who just so happens to be a dragon.  Wonderful live-action family film from Disney.

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WAR DOGS

| 2016 | 114 minutes | | ,
Directed by Todd Phillips
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Sunday August 28, 2016, 8:45PM (Capawock)
Monday August 29, 2016 8:45PM (Strand)

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WAR DOGS follows two friends in their early 20s (Jonah Hill and Miles Teller) living in Miami Beach during the Iraq War who exploit a little-known government initiative that allows small businesses to bid on U.S. Military contracts. Starting small, they begin raking in big money and are living the high life. But the pair gets…

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LIFE, ANIMATED

, | 2016 | 89 minutes | |
Directed by Roger Ross Williams

Monday August 29, 2016, 7:30PM (Film Center)

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The inspirational story of Owen Suskind, a young man who was unable to speak as a child until he and his family discovered a unique way to communicate by immersing themselves in the world of classic Disney animated films. This emotional coming-of-age story follows Owen as he graduates to adulthood and takes…

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NEWTOWN with producer Maria Cuomo Cole, director Kim Snyder, and Sandy Hook Promise Mark Barden

| 2016 | 85 minutes | |
Directed by Kim Snyder

Wednesday August 31, 2016, 7:30PM (Film Center)
SPECIAL EVENT
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Producer Maria Cuomo Cole, filmmaker Kim Snyder, and Founder and Managing Director of Sandy Hook Promise Mark Barden will join us for a post-screening discussion. Filmed over the course of nearly three years, the filmmakers use unique access and never before heard testimonies to tell a story of the aftermath of the…

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CAFÉ SOCIETY

| 2016 | 96 minutes | |
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Thursday September 01, 2016, 7:30PM (Film Center)

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Set in the 1930s, Woody Allen’s bittersweet romance CAFE SOCIETY follows Bronx-born Bobby Dorfman (Jesse Eisenberg) to Hollywood, where he falls in love, and back to New York, where he is swept up in the vibrant world of high society nightclub life. Centering on events in the lives of Bobby’s colorful Bronx…