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A.I. Artificial Intelligence

A robotic boy, the first programmed to love, David (Haley Joel Osment) is adopted as a test case by a Cybertronics employee (Sam Robards) and his wife (Frances O'Connor). Though he gradually becomes t... READ MORE

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Runtime: 146 mins

Format: 35mm

California Split

Picked by Rebecca, ProjectionistRebecca says: Elliott Gould and George Segal star in one of Altman’s finest films; a bittersweet and gentle comedy about compulsive gamblers and one of the most el... READ MORE

Directed by: Robert Altman

Runtime: 108 mins

Format: 35mm

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

**1998 Director's Cut**Science fiction adventure about a group of people who attempt to contact alien intelligence. Roy Neary (Richard Dreyfuss) witnesses an unidentified flying object, and even has a... READ MORE

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Runtime: 138 mins

Format: 35mm


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E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

*Original 1982 Theatrical Cut*After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott (Henry Thomas). Bringing the extraterrestrial into his... READ MORE

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Runtime: 115 mins

Format: 35mm

A Fantastic Woman

CLICK HERE for an Exclusive Music Box Interview with Director Sebastián Lelio**2018 Academy Award Winner - Best Foreign Language Film**Marina and Orlando are in love and planning for the future.... READ MORE

Directed by: Sebastián Lelio

Runtime: 104 mins

Format: DCP

Keep the Change

Opens March 23rdWhen aspiring filmmaker David (Brandon Polansky) is mandated by a judge to attend a social program at the Jewish Community Center, he is sure of one thing: he doesn’t belong there. But... READ MORE

Directed by: Rachel Israel

Runtime: 94 mins

Format: DCP

Leaning into the Wind

Opens March 23rdSixteen years after the release of the groundbreaking film RIVERS AND TIDES - ANDY GOLDSWORTHY WORKING WITH TIME director Thomas Riedelsheimer has returned to work with the artist. LEA... READ MORE

Directed by: Thomas Riedelsheimer

Runtime: 93 mins

Format: DCP


**2018 Academy Award Nominee - Best Foreign Language Film**Zhenya and Boris are going through a vicious divorce marked by resentment, frustration and recriminations. Already embarking on new lives, ea... READ MORE

Directed by: Andrey Zvyagintsev

Runtime: 127 mins

Format: DCP

Lust in the Dust

Presented by The Chicago Film Society One of the most overlooked talents to come out Roger Corman’s AIP director mill, Paul Bartel continued to make his own sort of unfashionable, high-... READ MORE

Directed by: Paul Bartel

Runtime: 84 mins

Format: 35mm

Minority Report

Based on a story by famed science fiction writer Philip K. Dick, "Minority Report" is an action-detective thriller set in Washington D.C. in 2054, where police utilize a psychic technology to arrest a... READ MORE

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Runtime: 145 mins

Format: 35mm

Our Blood is Wine

Local Filmmaker Emily Railsback and award-winning sommelier Jeremy Quinn provide intimate access to rural family life in the Republic of Georgia as they explore the rebirth of 8,000-year-old winemakin... READ MORE

Directed by: Emily Railsback

Runtime: 78 mins

Format: DCP


ONE SHOW ONLYMarch 24th at 6pm Featuring a Post-Screening Q&A with Daryl Hannah & Neil Young!Time is fluid in this far-fetched, whimsical western tale of music and love. Somewhere in the futur... READ MORE

Directed by: Daryl Hannah

Runtime: 74 mins

Format: DCP

Phantom Thread

**Nominated for 6 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Actor**Set in the glamour of 1950's post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis) and his... READ MORE

Directed by: Paul Thomas Anderson

Runtime: 130 mins

Format: DCP

Rocky Horror Picture Show

This notorious horror parody — a fast-paced potpourri of camp, sci-fi and rock ‘n’ roll, among other things — tracks the exploits of naïve couple Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon) after... READ MORE

Directed by: Jim Sharman

Runtime: 100 mins

Format: 35mm

The Room

This “electrifying American black comedy about love, passion, betrayal and lies” stars (and was directed, written and produced by) the mysterious Tommy Wiseau, and has been a cult favorite in LA since... READ MORE

Directed by: Tommy Wiseau

Runtime: 99 mins

Format: 35mm

War of the Worlds

Dockworker Ray Ferrier (Tom Cruise) struggles to build a positive relationship with his two children, Rachel (Dakota Fanning) and Robbie (Justin Chatwin). When his ex-wife, Mary Ann (Miranda Otto), dr... READ MORE

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Runtime: 116 mins

Format: 35mm

A Woman of No Importance

Olivier award-winner Eve Best (A Moon for the Misbegotten and Hedda Gabler) and BAFTA-nominated actress Anne Reid (Last Tango in Halifax) star in this new classically staged produc... READ MORE

Directed by: Dominic Dromgoole

Runtime: 155 mins

Format: DCP

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