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OPENING SEPTEMBER 16, 2014

					

TWELFTH NIGHT - SHAKESPEARE'S GLOBE ON SCREEN

Filled with a cast of unforgettable characters, TWELFTH NIGHT is a moving comedy of loss and misplaced love, which includes some of the most exquisite songs Shakespeare ever wrote. The all-male Original Practices production, exploring the clothing, music, dance, and settings possible in the Globe around 1601, stars award-winning actors Mark Rylance and Stephen Fry. TWELFTH NIGHT’s sell-out performances from a hit run in London’s West End were captured live and are presented in HD for this exclusive cinema event.    more
200 min | NR
  

OPENING SEPTEMBER 18, 2014

					

MEDEA - NT Live

Helen McCrory (THE LAST OF THE HAUSSMANS) takes the title role in Euripides’ powerful tragedy MEDEA, in a contemporary new version adapted by Ben Power and complemented by music from art-pop duo Will Gregory and Alison Goldfrapp. Medea is a wife and a mother. For the sake of her husband, she left her home and bore two sons in exile. But when he abandons his family for a new life, Medea faces banishment and separation from her children. Cornered, she begs for one day’s grace – before exacting an appalling revenge and destroying everything she holds dear.    more
160 min | NR
  

OPENING SEPTEMBER 21, 2014

					

THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA - Royal Shakespeare Company

Simon Godwin makes his RSC debut to direct Shakespeare's exuberant romantic comedy, captured live in HD from Stratford-upon-Avon. Valentine and Proteus are best friends until they both fall in love with the Duke's daughter Silvia. But Proteus is already sworn to his sweetheart Julia at home in Verona, and the Duke thinks Valentine is not good enough for his Silvia. With friendship forgotten, the rivals' affections quickly get out of hand as the four young lovers find themselves on a wild chase through the woods, confused by mistaken identity and threatened by fierce outlaws before they find a path to reconciliation.    more
220 min | NR
  

OPENING SEPTEMBER 23, 2014

					

DAVID BOWIE IS

DAVID BOWIE IS takes audiences on an extraordinary journey through the groundbreaking exhibition at London’s Victoria & Albert Museum. Described by The Times as “stylish & outrageous,” the exhibition features a remarkable collection of photographs, stage costumes, and other rare possessions from the David Bowie Archive – and will only make one US stop during its global tour. With fascinating insight into Bowie’s most memorable music videos, never-before-seen handwritten lyrics, and special guests including Japanese designer Kansai Yamamoto, Pulp’s Jarvis Cocker, and other collaborators, this exclusive cinematic event reveals the creativity and evolution of one the most influential artists of our time.    more
110 min | NR
  

OPENING SEPTEMBER 30, 2014

					

A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE - NT Live

The fastest-selling production in the Young Vic’s history, Tennessee Williams’ timeless masterpiece A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE is presented by NT Live in association with the Young Vic theatre. With Gillian Anderson (The X-Files) as Blanche DuBois, Ben Foster (LONE SURVIVOR, KILL YOUR DARLINGS) as Stanley, and Vanessa Kirby (BBC’s Great Expectations) as Stella. As Blanche’s fragile world crumbles, she turns to her sister Stella for solace – but her downward spiral brings her face to face with the brutal, unforgiving Stanley Kowalski. Visionary director Benedict Andrews returns to the Young Vic following his Critics’ Circle Award-winning Three Sisters.    more
190 min | NR
  

OPENING SEPTEMBER 19, 2014

					

LOVE IS STRANGE

A multi-generational story of love and marriage, LOVE IS STRANGE depicts the delicate nature of two people trying to build a life together. Filmmaker Ira Sachs (KEEP THE LIGHTS ON) crafts the story Ben and George, played by Oscar nominee John Lithgow and Alfred Molina (AN EDUCATION), who upon returning from their honeymoon learn that Ben has been fired from his lifetime job at co-ed Catholic school. With no real savings to count on, the couple suddenly can’t afford their small New York City apartment and they are forced to call upon their tight-knit community of family and friends.    more
93 min | R
 
					

THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ELEANOR RIGBY

A hopeful look at the endurance of love, THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ELEANOR RIGBY elicits riveting performances from an acclaimed cast led by Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain and James McAvoy. Once happily married, Conor and Eleanor suddenly find themselves longing to understand each other in the wake of tragedy. The film explores the couple’s story as they try to pick up the pieces of a past that may be too far gone. With his unique vision, filmmaker Ned Benson ambitiously captures two perspectives on a relationship in this beautifully relatable portrait of love, empathy, and truth.    more
123 min | R
 
					

MY OLD LADY

Renowned American playwright Israel Horovitz adapts his own play for the screen in his feature directorial debut, MY OLD LADY. Broke after three failed marriages and three unpublished novels, down-and-out New Yorker Mathias Gold inherits an apartment in Paris through his estranged father’s will. Hoping to sell the valuable property, he’s stunned to find a refined old lady living there with her protective daughter. The all-star veteran cast features Academy Award winners Maggie Smith and Kevin Kline, and Oscar nominee Kristin Scott Thomas, in standout performances.    more
106 min | PG13
 

OPENING OCTOBER 10, 2014

					

THE NOTEBOOK (Le Grand Cahier)

Hungary’s entry for Best Foreign Language Film at last year’s Academy Awards, THE NOTEBOOK tells the story of inseparable twin brothers sent to live with their cruel and abusive grandmother in the countryside during World War II. As the boys inscribe their thoughts and experiences into a notebook given to them by their father, they realize the only way to cope with the inhumane world of adults and war is to become completely unfeeling. Thus, they devise a plan to train their bodies and minds so that they can free themselves from hunger, pain, and emotion in order to endure future hardships.    more
112 min | R
 

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