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THE BIRDS - Hitchcocktober

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  2 hours 0 minutes

Hitchcock’s iconic classic THE BIRDS turns seemingly harmless creatures into some of the most terrifying villains in horror history. Starring Rod Taylor, Tippi Hendren, Suzanne Pleshette, and Jessica Tandy, the story begins as an innocuous love triangle, but turns dark when the characters' sense of security is slowly eroded by the curious behavior of the birds in the area. Panic mounts as birds murder a chicken farmer by pecking him to death, create a flash fire at a gas station, and swarm over the local children as they leave scho..

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Film opens on Thu, Oct 17

HITCHCOCKTOBER

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THE FAREWELL

Village East Cinema
PG  |  1 hour 38 minutes

Writer/director Lulu Wang's Sundance Film Festival Grand Jury Prize nominee THE FAREWELL "unearths the universality of complex familial love that defies borders and language barriers" (Time Out). Based on an actual lie, it centers on Chinese-born, U.S.-raised Billi (Awkwafina), who returns to Changchun to find that her family has decided not to tell their beloved matriarch Nai Nai  that her cancer diagnosis has left her with mere weeks to live. To assure her happiness, they gather under the joyful guise of an expedited wedding, uni..

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Film opens on Fri, Oct 18
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ZOMBIELAND: DOUBLE TAP

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 39 minutes

Through comic mayhem that stretches from the White House and through the heartland, the Zombie slayers must face off against many new kinds of zombies that have evolved since the first movie, as well as some new human survivors. But most of all, they have to face the growing pains of their own snarky, makeshift family. ZOMBIELAND 2: DOUBLE TAP features an all-star cast including Woody Harrelson, Emma Stone, Jesse Eisenberg and Abigail Breslin.

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Film opens on Fri, Oct 18
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THE ELEPHANT QUEEN

Village East Cinema
PG  |  1 hour 36 minutes

Embark on an epic journey of family, courage, and coming home. Join Athena, the majestic matriarch of an elephant herd, as she is forced to lead her family across the unforgiving African savanna in search of water. This family-friendly adventure is a cinematic love letter to a threatened species. Narrated by Chiwetel Ejiofor, The Elephant Queen was an official selection of the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival and the 2019 Sundance Film Festival.

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Film opens on Fri, Oct 18
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#FEMALE PLEASURE

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 37 minutes

#FEMALE PLEASURE shows the universal mechanisms at work that determine the position of women until today, spanning cultures, religions, and continents: from Japan and India and the Somali Muslim diaspora to the Hasidic community in Brooklyn and the Catholic clergy in Europe. All protagonists have come to the same conclusion: the female body is subjected to male lust and first and foremost meant for procreation, without any regard for female sexual pleasure and autonomy.

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Film opens on Fri, Oct 18
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TRICK

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 41 minutes

On Halloween night in 2015, Patrick “Trick” Weaver massacred his classmates at a costume party. After being arrested, he managed to escape police custody, but not before being shot five times by Detective Mike Denver. Everyone believes Trick must be dead, but when a masked killer reappears the following Halloween, and every Halloween after that, they realize the nightmare is not over. With Trick wreaking havoc and killing people in increasingly terrifying ways, Denver will stop at nothing to finish what he started and bring the car..

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Film opens on Fri, Oct 18
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RASCAL DOES NOT DREAM OF A DREAMING GIRL

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 37 minutes

From CloverWorks, the studio that brought you PERSONA 5 the Animation, Darling in the FranXX, and The Promised Neverland, comes RASCAL DOES NOT DREAM OF A DREAMING GIRL, the direct sequel to the popular anime RASCAL DOES NOT DREAM OF BUNNY GIRL SENPAI. In Fujisawa, where the skies are bright and the seas glisten, Sakuta Azusagawa is in his ssecond year of high school. Blissful days with his girlfriend and upperclassman, Mai Sakurajima, is interrupted by the appearance of his first crush, Shoko Makinohara. For reasons unknown, he en..

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Film opens on Sat, Oct 19

ANIME/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

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HUMAN LOST

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 50 minutes

In a deathless future, a man enters a restricted area and becomes involved in a violent struggle.

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Film opens on Tue, Oct 22

ANIME/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED

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ONE PIECE: STAMPEDE

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  1 hour 41 minutes

Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the hit anime series returns to cinemas in the Japanese blockbuster hit, ONE PIECE: STAMPEDE. In this new film, the world’s boldest buccaneers set sail for the great Pirate Festival, where the Straw Hats join a mad-dash race to find Gol D. Roger’s treasure. There’s just one little problem: an old member of Roger’s crew has a sinister score to settle.

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Film opens on Thu, Oct 24

ANIME/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED

ANIME/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED

Poster of THE LADY VANISHES - Hitchcocktober

THE LADY VANISHES - Hitchcocktober

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 37 minutes

Alfred Hitchcock pushes the romantic comedy-thriller form to perfection in THE LADY VANISHES, about a young woman (Margaret Lockwood) who triggers an international incident when she tries to track an elderly friend who has disappeared from the train. 

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Film opens on Thu, Oct 24

HITCHCOCKTOBER

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THE CAT AND THE MOON

Village East Cinema
TBA  |  1 hour 56 minutes

THE CAT AND THE MOON follows teenager Nick (Wolff), who comes to New York City to live temporarily with Cal (Epps), a jazz musician friend of his late father’s, while Nick’s mother is in rehab. During his time in the city, he befriends a group of kids who show him what New York has to offer.

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Film opens on Fri, Oct 25
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THE KILL TEAM

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 27 minutes

When Andrew Briggman (Nat Wolff), a young soldier in the US invasion of Afghanistan, witnesses other recruits killing innocent civilians under the direction of a sadistic leader, Sergeant Deeks (Alexander Skarsgård), he considers reporting them to higher-ups — but the heavily-armed, increasingly violent platoon becomes suspicious that someone in their ranks has turned on them, and Andrew begins to fear that he’ll be the next target.

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Film opens on Fri, Oct 25
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Poster of CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON in 35MM 3D

CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON in 35MM 3D

Village East Cinema
G  |  1 hour 20 minutes

One of the most iconic science fiction movies of all-time, this groundbreaking classic showcases Hollywood magic at its best. When scientists exploring the Amazon River stumble upon a 'missing link' connecting humans and fish, they plan to capture it for later study. The creature has plans of his own, however, inspired by the lead scientist's (Richard Carlson) beautiful fiancée (Julie Adams). Well-acted and directed, and with Bud Westmore's brilliantly designed monster, CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON remains a masterpiece not only..

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Film opens on Mon, Oct 28

35MM

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PSYCHO

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 49 minutes

Alfred Hitchcock's landmark masterpiece of the macabre stars Anthony Perkins as the troubled Norman Bates, whose old dark house and adjoining motel are not the place to spend a quiet evening. When Marion Crane, spectacularly played by Janet Leigh, ends up at the Bates Motel after making off with $40,000 cash, there's hardly a film fan alive who doesn't know what happens next. First a private detective, then Marion's sister, search for her as the horror and suspense mount to a terrifying climax where the mysterious killer is finally..

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Film opens on Thu, Oct 31

HALLOWEEN SCREENING

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THE ETRUSCAN SMILE

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 47 minutes

Produced by Arthur Cohn, THE ETRUSCAN SMILE stars Brian Cox as Rory MacNeil, a rugged old Scotsman who reluctantly leaves his beloved isolated Hebridean island and travels to San Francisco to seek medical treatment. There, he moves in with his estranged son and grandson, who changes his life. 

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 1
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ADOPT A HIGHWAY

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 21 minutes

Russ Millings has just been released from prison after serving 21 years for a 3rd strike conviction for possessing an ounce of marijuana. As he tries to adapt to a world he doesn’t recognize – including trying to learn how to use the internet – he finds an abandoned baby in a dumpster behind the fast-food restaurant where he works as a dishwasher. Unsure of what to do, and caught between impulses of kindness and panic, Russ soon realizes this could be his chance at redemption. Starring Ethan Hawke in a critically acclaimed performa..

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 1
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BYE BYE BIRDIE

Village East Cinema
G  |  2 hours 0 minutes

This sensational teenie-bop musical follows the story of a 1950s rock star who is drafted into war. Before he leaves, he travels to Sweet Apple Ohio to bestow one last kiss to one of his fans, a sixteen-year old Kim McAfee, who just got pinned to Hugo Peabody. Filled with fun catchy tunes such as “An English Teacher,” “Honestly Sincere” and “Bye Bye Birdie,” this star-studded movie-musical is sure to make you “Put on a Happy Face.”

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Film opens on Mon, Nov 4

MUSICAL MONDAYS

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SLAYER: THE REPENTLESS KILLOGY

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 10 minutes

For nearly four decades, Slayer's onslaught has proven them to be the supreme thrash-metal band on the planet -the band that other heavy acts are measured against and aspire to.With their place in music history secure, Slayer -Tom Araya, Kerry King, Gary Holt and Paul Bostaph -in conjunction with Trafalgar Releasing, Nuclear Blast Records and Prime Zero Productions, will unleash the Slaytanic offensive on the big screen when “Slayer: The Repentless Killogy” debuts in movie theatres around the world on November 6, 2019. Uncompromisi..

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Film opens on Wed, Nov 6

MUSIC DOCS AND CONCERT FILMS

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MY HOME IN INDIA

Village East Cinema
NR  |  0 hours 45 minutes

This inspirational documentary will have you in tears and every Indian glowing with pride. The film essentially uncovers one little-known story of unimaginable humanity, generosity and kindness. Towards the end of WW2 the Polish ambassadorial team in Bombay, led by determined heroine Kira Banasinska and supported by a local Maharaja, dispatched a convoy of food relief thousands of miles to Soviet Siberian labour camps where Polish women and children were starving. To the British Raj's surprise they returned with 5,500 women and chi..

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 8
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16 BARS

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 35 minutes

16 BARS offers a rare glimpse at the human stories and songs locked away in our nation’s jails and prisons. The documentary follows a unique rehabilitation effort in a Virginia jail that encourages inmates to write and record original music. In the jail’s makeshift recording studio,four men collaborate to produce an album with Grammy-winner Todd “Speech” Thomas of Arrested Development. As the creative process unfolds, these incarcerated artists must confront the traumas of their past and music becomes the key to unlocking a new cha..

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 8

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THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 12 minutes

Peter Jackson's acclaimed documentary is an extraordinary look at the soldiers and events of the Great War, using film footage captured at the time, now presented as the world has never seen. By utilizing state-of-the-art restoration, colorization and 3D technologies, and pulling from 600 hours of BBC archival interviews, Jackson puts forth an intensely gripping, immersive and authentic experience through the eyes and voices of the British soldiers who lived it.

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Film opens on Mon, Nov 11

Poster of SHAKIRA IN CONCERT: EL DORADO WORLD TOUR

SHAKIRA IN CONCERT: EL DORADO WORLD TOUR

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 10 minutes

Shakira In Concert: El Dorado World Tour relives the global superstar’s larger-than-life show on the big screen with performances of recent smashes such as “Chantaje” and “La Bicicleta” as well as hits from her 20+ year repertoire including “Hips Don’t Lie,” “Waka Waka (This Time for Africa),” and “Estoy Aqui”. Through Shakira’s own words, she highlights what it took to bring the career-highlight show to 22 countries and a million fans. 

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Film opens on Wed, Nov 13

MUSIC DOCS AND CONCERT FILMS

Poster of EVERYBODY'S EVERYTHING - LIL PEEP

EVERYBODY'S EVERYTHING - LIL PEEP

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 55 minutes

A look at the life of genre-blending artist and style icon, Lil Peep.

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Film opens on Thu, Nov 14

MUSIC DOCS AND CONCERT FILMS

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SEQUESTRADA

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 30 minutes

Kamodjara and her father, Cristiano, are members of an indigenous tribe that resides on an Amazonian reservation. When they leave their reservation to protest a dam that will displace their people, Kamodjara is separated from her family and kidnapped by traffickers. Roberto, an indigenous agency bureaucrat overseeing a report that could change everything, is under pressure to support dam construction. Thomas, an American investor in the dam, makes his way to Brazil to sway Roberto’s opinion. SEQUESTRADA tells the story of how these..

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 15
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THE PORTAL

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 29 minutes

THE PORTAL is an experiential documentary created as part of a bold, global vision to shift humanity out of a state of crisis. It brings to life the stories of six people who overcame adversity using stillness and mindfulness, inspiring the audience to follow in their footsteps and realize the unique potential that all humans have to change our world. With insights from three of the world’s foremost futurists–and a robot–the film unfolds into a beautiful, audiovisual spectacle that takes the viewer on their own mindfulness journey..

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 15
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THE SHED

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 38 minutes

Stan and his best friend Dommer have put up with bullies their entire lives. All of that changes when Stan discovers he has a murderous vampire living in his shed. Seeing the bloodshed and destruction the monster is capable of, Stan knows he has to find a way to destroy it. But Dommer has a much more sinister plan in mind.

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 15
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Poster of ERNIE & JOE: CRISIS COPS

ERNIE & JOE: CRISIS COPS

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 36 minutes

A pair of officers with the San Antonio Police Department mental health unit work to divert people away from jail and into mental health treatment.

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 15
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Poster of DEPECHE MODE: SPIRITS IN THE FOREST

DEPECHE MODE: SPIRITS IN THE FOREST

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 35 minutes

Across 2017/2018 Depeche Mode embarked on their Global Spirit Tour, in which they performed to more than 3 million fans at 115 shows across the globe. This new visually-striking film, directed by award-winning filmmaker and longtime artistic collaborator Anton Corbijn, captures the energy and spectacle of the band’s performance from the tour along with a deeper look into how their music and shows have been woven into the fabric of their fans’ lives. Through the deeply emotional stories of six special Depeche Mode fans, the film sho..

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Film opens on Thu, Nov 21

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HALA

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 34 minutes

Hala is her father’s pride and joy. Dutiful and academically gifted, she skillfully navigates both her social life as a teen in Chicago and her obligations as an only child to Pakistani immigrants. With high-school graduation looming, however, Hala is bursting with sexual desire. When she meets Jesse, a classmate who shares her love for poetry and skateboarding, their romance is complicated by her Muslim faith and a father who is prepared to arrange her marriage according to their family’s cultural tradition. As Hala begins to chal..

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 22
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Poster of WHEN LAMBS BECOME LIONS

WHEN LAMBS BECOME LIONS

Village East Cinema
TBA  |  1 hour 15 minutes

In the Kenyan bush, a small-time ivory dealer fights to stay on top while forces mobilize to destroy his trade. When he turns to his younger cousin, a conflicted wildlife ranger who hasn’t been paid in months, they both see a possible lifeline. The plummeting elephant population in Africa has captured the attention of the world, and as the government cracks down, both poachers and rangers face their own existential crises—what is the value of elephant life relative to human life? And can we understand these hunters who will risk de..

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 22
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MR. TOILET: THE WORLD'S #2 MAN

Village East Cinema
TBA  |  1 hour 27 minutes

To a stranger, he’s an eccentric Singaporean obsessed with toilets, but to those who know him, he’s “Mr. Toilet.” A former entrepreneur, Jack Sim uses humor to campaign for something no one dares talk about: shit. It’s a crisis that impacts over two billion people. Having established UN World Toilet Day, Sim plunges into his biggest challenge yet when asked to help implement Prime Minister Modi's promise of turning India into a defecation-free zone. But with few resources and no real help from the government, Mr. Toilet discovers t..

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 22
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Poster of SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS in 35MM

SPLENDOR IN THE GRASS in 35MM

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 4 minutes

1961's premiere "date" movie represented the screen debut of Warren Beatty. Set in the 1920s, William Inge's screenplay concerns the superheated romance between working-class high schooler Natalie Wood and rich kid Beatty. A prestigious, top-of-the-line, sensitively-handled melodrama, this classic is filled with cutting edge dialogue about the repression of teenage sexuality.

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Film opens on Mon, Nov 25

35MM

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WHITE SNAKE

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 38 minutes

From Light Chaser Animation comes a visually stunning new take on a classic legend. One day a young woman named Blanca is saved by Xuan, a snake catcher from a nearby village. She has lost her memory, and together they go on a journey to discover her real identity, developing deeper feelings for one another along the way. But as they learn more about her past, they uncover a darker plot of supernatural forces vying for power, with the fate of the world hanging in the balance. Conceived as a prequel to one of the most ancient and en..

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Film opens on Fri, Nov 29
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SINGIN' IN THE RAIN

Village East Cinema
G  |  1 hour 43 minutes

Regarded as one of the best musicals in film, SINGIN' IN THE RAIN proves to be a timeless classic to this day. The film explores the struggles of a Hollywood production studio in the late 1920s as they are forced to transition to "talkies." With classic songs like “Make em’ Laugh” and “Good Morning” this wonderful musical comedy is a staple in cinematic history.

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 2

MUSICAL MONDAYS

Poster of THE BELLS OF ST. MARY'S in 35MM

THE BELLS OF ST. MARY'S in 35MM

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 6 minutes

Bing Crosby repeats his Oscar-winning characterization of happy-go-lucky priest Father O'Malley who is sent to help out financially strapped St. Mary's Academy, a school presided over by lovely nun Sister Benedict (Ingrid Bergman). A huge hit at the box office, THE BELLS OF ST. MARY’S was nominated for nine Academy Awards and it has become a Christmas season tradition.

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Film opens on Mon, Dec 9

35MM

Poster of LITTLE WOMEN in 35MM

LITTLE WOMEN in 35MM

Village East Cinema
PG  |  1 hour 50 minutes

Writer-director Greta Gerwig (LADY BIRD) has crafted a Little Women that draws on both the classic novel and the writings of Louisa May Alcott, and unfolds as the author’s alter ego, Jo March, reflects back and forth on her fictional life. In Gerwig’s take, the beloved story of the March sisters – four young women each determined to live life on her own terms -- is both timeless and timely. Portraying Jo, Meg, Amy, and Beth March, the film stars Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, Eliza Scanlen, with Timothée Chalamet as the..

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Film opens on Wed, Dec 25
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AFTERWARD

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 34 minutes

Jerusalem-born trauma expert Ofra Bloch forces herself to confront her personal demons in a journey that takes her to Germany, Israel and Palestine. Set against the current wave of fascism and anti-Semitism sweeping the globe, AFTERWARD delves into the secret wounds carried by victims as well as victimizers, through testimonies ranging from the horrifying to the hopeful. Seen as a victim in Germany and a perpetrator in Palestine, Bloch faces those she was raised to hate as she searches to understand the narratives of the Holocaust..

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Film opens on Fri, Jan 10
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