Poster of THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF FIVE ARMIES

THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF FIVE ARMIES

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  2 hours 24 minutes

From Academy Award-winning director Peter Jackson comes THE BATTLE OF FIVE ARMIES, the third in a trilogy of films adapting the enduringly popular masterpiece THE HOBBIT, by J.R.R. Tolkien. THE BATTLE OF FIVE ARMIES brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman), Thorin Oakenshield (Richard Armitage) and the Company of Dwarves as they fight to keep the Lonely Mountain from falling into the hands of a rising darkness.

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Film opens on Tue, May 7

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

Poster of THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING - EXTENDED EDITION

THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING - EXTENDED EDITION

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  3 hours 48 minutes

Full of eye-popping special effects, and featuring a pitch-perfect cast, THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING brings J.R.R. Tolkien's classic to vivid life. With new and extended scenes, this Academy Award-winning adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's fantasy epic follows a timid Hobbit who embarks on a journey to save Middle-earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.

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Film opens on Tue, May 7

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER - Jaffe Art Theatre

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER - Jaffe Art Theatre

Poster of LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING

LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  2 hours 58 minutes

Full of eye-popping special effects, and featuring a pitch-perfect cast, THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING brings J.R.R. Tolkien's classic to vivid life. This Academy Award-winning adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's fantasy epic follows a timid Hobbit who embarks on a journey to save Middle-earth from the Dark Lord Sauron.

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Film opens on Tue, May 7

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

Poster of LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS - EXTENDED EDITION

LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS - EXTENDED EDITION

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  3 hours 55 minutes

Peter Jackson delivers another critically-acclaimed box office hit with LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS. With new and extended scenes, the second chapter of the trilogy follows a divided Fellowship as they edge closer to Mordor. 

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Film opens on Tue, May 7

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER - Jaffe Art Theatre

Poster of LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS

LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  2 hours 59 minutes

Peter Jackson delivers another critically-acclaimed box office hit with LORD OF THE RINGS: THE TWO TOWERS, the second chapter of the trilogy that follows a divided Fellowship as they edge closer to Mordor.

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Film opens on Tue, May 7

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

Poster of LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING - EXTENDED EDITION

LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING - EXTENDED EDITION

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  4 hours 23 minutes

Winner of the 76th Academy Award for Best Picture, this final chapter of the critically-acclaimed trilogy follows Frodo and Sam as they continue their dangerous mission toward the fires of Mount Doom in order to destroy the One Ring. Catch THE RETURN OF THE KING on the big screen like never before with new and extended scenes. 

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Film opens on Tue, May 7

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

Poster of THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING

THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE RETURN OF THE KING

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  3 hours 21 minutes

Winner of the 76th Academy Award for Best Picture, this final chapter of the critically-acclaimed trilogy follows Frodo and Sam as they continue their dangerous mission toward the fires of Mount Doom in order to destroy the One Ring. 

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Film opens on Tue, May 7

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

Poster of THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY

THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  2 hours 50 minutes

Academy Award-winning director Peter Jackson returns to Middle Earth with THE HOBBIT, a prequel to the acclaimed Lord of the Rings trilogy. THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY follows a reluctant Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) who sets out to the Lonely Mountain with a spirited group of dwarves to reclaim their mountain home and the gold within it from the dragon Smaug. 

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Film opens on Tue, May 7

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

Poster of CODE GEASS: LELOUCH OF THE RE;SURRECTION

CODE GEASS: LELOUCH OF THE RE;SURRECTION

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  1 hour 52 minutes

Set in an alternate timeline of the mega-hit anime series, CODE GEASS returns to cinemas with a climactic end to Lelouch's odyssey. It has been two years since Lelouch's Zero Requiem plan to end all war, but a terrorist attack disrupts the newfound peace in the once war-torn world. Can the brilliant tactician outwit death and save them all? Or will his sacrifices and the deaths of millions be for nothing?

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Film opens on Tue, May 7

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED

ANIME/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED

Poster of THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG

THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  2 hours 41 minutes

From Academy Award-winning director Peter Jackson, THE HOBBIT: THE DESOLATION OF SMAUG returns to Middle Earth with Bilbo Baggins (Martin Freeman) and Gandalf the Grey (Ian Mckellen) who continue their quest to reclaim their homeland from the great dragon, Smaug.

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Film opens on Tue, May 7

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

TOLKIEN TAKEOVER

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GUN CRAZY

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 27 minutes

This definitive Joseph H. Lewis-directed melodrama follows a Bonnie and Clyde-like duo who embark on a crime spree, with Peggy Cummins as the brains and John Dall as the trigger man. Shot with brilliant film noir style, GUN CRAZY is an unexpected treasure trove filled with voluptuous romance and deadly adventure.

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Film opens on Wed, May 8

FILM NOIR

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TOLKIEN

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  1 hour 50 minutes

TOLKIEN explores the formative years of the orphaned author as he finds friendship, love and artistic inspiration among a fellow group of outcasts at school. This takes him into the outbreak of World War I, which threatens to tear the “fellowship” apart. All of these experiences would inspire Tolkien to write his famous Middle-Earth novels. 

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Film opens on Fri, May 10
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DREAMGIRLS

Village East Cinema
PG-13  |  2 hours 10 minutes

Director Bill Condon brings Tom Eyen's Tony award-winning Broadway musical to the big screen in a tale of dreams, stardom, and the high cost of success in the cutthroat recording industry. Featuring an all-star cast (including Jennifer Hudson in her break-out role as Effie), DREAMGIRLS, complete with high-energy show stoppers such as “And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going,” captures the challenges of fame, especially for black women in the 1960s.

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Film opens on Mon, May 13

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MILDRED PIERCE

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 51 minutes

Joan Crawford stars as a hard-working mother who inches towards disaster as she divorces her husband and starts a successful restaurant business to support her spoiled daughter. 

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Film opens on Wed, May 15

FILM NOIR

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PERFECT

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 25 minutes

Produced and scored by Flying Lotus and executive-produced by Steven Soderbergh, PERFECT introduces Garrett Wareing as an emotionally-troubled young man. His mother (Abbie Cornish) sends him to a clinic, where modernist serenity whispers soothing promises of perfection. By planting plug-and-play characteristics directly into his own body, he is relieved of his dark, twisted visions, but his body pays the price for purity of mind. A festival favorite from writer and director Eddie Alcazar - one of Filmmaker’s 25 to Watch.

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Film opens on Fri, May 17
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THE MALTESE FALCON

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 41 minutes

Cinematic masterpiece stars screen-legend Humphrey Bogart as private detective Sam Spade, a no-nonsense loner whose partner is killed while pursuing a case. As Spade seeks out the killer, he becomes entangled in a sinister plot to locate a priceless 16th century statuette, known as the Maltese Falcon. Based on best-selling crime author Dashiel Hammet's novel, this Academy Award Nominated picture is a priceless gem, earning rank in the American Film Institute’s top 25 American films of all time.

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Film opens on Wed, May 22

FILM NOIR

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ENTER THE DRAGON in 35MM

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 50 minutes

Recruited by an intelligence agency, outstanding martial arts student Lee (Bruce Lee) participates in a brutal karate tournament hosted by the evil Han. Don’t miss one of the first films to bring martial arts action to a mainstream audience, and Bruce Lee’s final film, on the big screen in 35MM.

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Film opens on Mon, May 27

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DOUBLE INDEMNITY

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 50 minutes

Phyllis Dietrichson (Barbara Stanwyck) seduces insurance agent Walter Neff (Fred MacMurray) into murdering her husband to collect his accident policy. The murder goes as planned, but after the couple's passion cools, each becomes suspicious of the other's motives. Directed by the renowned Billy Wilder with heightened hard-edged cinematography and unsentimental perspective, this classic drama is the high water mark of 1940s film noir.

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Film opens on Wed, May 29

FILM NOIR

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MOUTHPIECE

Village East Cinema
TBA  |  1 hour 31 minutes

"A thoughtful interrogation of modern womanhood,' raves Variety. Toronto International Film Festival People's Choice Award nominee MOUTHPIECE is a powerful, amusing and highly original look into the conflicted psyche of writer, and somewhat disaster, Cassandra Haywood, a fiercely independent millennial. Following the sudden death of her mother (Maev Beaty), she finds herself in crisis, unable to think straight, with a debate raging inside her head. The conflict becomes visible, as Cassandra (Amy Nostbakken and Norah Sadava) battles..

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Film opens on Fri, May 31
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XY CHELSEA

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 37 minutes

A look at the life and career of Chelsea Manning, a trans woman and soldier in the United States Army, who was sentenced to serve 35 years at an all-male military prison for leaking information about the country's wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Film opens on Fri, May 31
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Poster of A STAR IS BORN (1954)

A STAR IS BORN (1954)

Village East Cinema
NR  |  3 hours 2 minutes

Judy Garland stars in this sensational 1954 version of A STAR IS BORN, featuring American standards by George Gershwin including “The Man that Got Away” and “It’s a New World.” An alcoholic film star (James Mason), on his last professional legs, gives a career boost to an unknown aspiring actress. As she rises to fame, his spirals downward into the bottle, in one of the grandest heartbreak dramas, filled with luscious musical sequences.

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Film opens on Mon, Jun 3

MUSICAL MONDAYS

MUSICAL MONDAYS

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THE LADY FROM SHANGHAI

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 32 minutes

A towering classic among all noirs: the legendary Orson Welles directs and stars alongside Rita Hayworth, in this serpentine, exotic crime story of obsession and murder. Filled with shadow-drenched imagery, and culminating in the famous hall of mirrors scene, this genre masterpiece is one of the most inventive cinematic jigsaw puzzles of all time.

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Film opens on Wed, Jun 5

FILM NOIR

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PAPI CHULO

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 38 minutes

A solitary and alienated television weatherman "hires" a middle-aged Latino migrant worker to be his friend, in this darkly comedic reflection on class, ethnicity, and companionship in contemporary Los Angeles.

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Film opens on Fri, Jun 7
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16 SHOTS

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 38 minutes

With "16 shots and a cover-up," officer Jason Van Dyke thought he'd gotten away with the 2014 murder of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald The Chicago Police Department, attempting to skirt public outrage over another police killing of an African-American child, fabricated the story that the high school student forced Van Dyke to shoot. But over 300 days later, journalists and activists finally managed to break through the "blue wall" of silence, revealing video evidence that enraged the nation. Director Rick Rowley ushers us through the..

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Film opens on Fri, Jun 7
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IN THE AISLES

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 5 minutes

Christian begins to work as a shelf stacker at a supermarket and finds himself in a new, unknown world: the long aisles, the bustle at the checkouts, the forklifts.

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Film opens on Fri, Jun 14
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PLUS ONE

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 39 minutes

Long-time friends Alice and Ben find themselves in that inevitable year that all late 20-somethings experience—in which seemingly every person they know gets married—and agree to be one another’s plus ones as they power through an endless parade of insufferable weddings.

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Film opens on Fri, Jun 14
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KIKI'S DELIVERY SERVICE - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 42 minutes

From Oscar-winner Hayao Miyazaki comes the beloved story of Kiki, a resourceful young witch that sets out on a year-long apprenticeship with her chatty black cat in tow. Landing in a seaside village, she uses her broom and her flying ability to create a delivery service, only to lose her gift of flight and the ability to talk to her cat in a moment of self-doubt. This imaginative film is a beautiful, timeless story of a young girl finding her way in the world.

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Film opens on Tue, Jun 18

STUDIO GHIBLI/JAPANESE WITH ENGLISH SUBTITLES - Jaffe Art Theatre

STUDIO GHIBLI/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

Poster of CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND in 35MM

CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF THE THIRD KIND in 35MM

Village East Cinema
PG  |  2 hours 15 minutes

After an encounter with U.F.O.s, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen. Don’t miss Stephen Spielberg’s iconic UFO film, which laid the foundation for the alien encounter genre.

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Film opens on Mon, Jun 24

35MM

Poster of MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO - Studio Ghibli Festival

MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 26 minutes

One of the most endearing and internationally renowned films of all time, MY NEIGHBOR TOTORO is a deceptively simple tale of two girls who move to a new house in the countryside. They soon discover that the surrounding forests are home to a family of Totoros, gentle but powerful creatures who live in a huge and ancient camphor tree and are seen only by children. Based on his own childhood imaginings, Hayao Miyazaki directs this superbly animated children’s tale about humankind’s relationship with the Earth, from legendary Japanese..

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Film opens on Tue, Jun 25

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STUDIO GHIBLI/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

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EUPHORIA

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 44 minutes

Sisters in conflict travelling through Europe toward a mystery destination.

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Film opens on Fri, Jun 28
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FAME

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 15 minutes

Seven classes a day and a hot lunch. That's what New York City's High School for the Performing Arts guarantees. Stardom? That's something the school's teenage musicians, actors, dancers and dreamers strive for. Fame sings the body electric, celebrating the growing-up process of honing talent, confronting realities, finding love, living life. Director Alan Parker brings an energetic style to the crisscrossing stories of students (including future Academy Award winner Irene Cara, Paul McCrane and Barry Miller). Nominated for six Aca..

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Film opens on Mon, Jul 1

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FOOTLOOSE

Village East Cinema
PG  |  1 hour 50 minutes

One of the ultimate dance musicals, a city teenager moves to a small town where rock music and dancing have been banned, and his rebellious spirit shakes up the populace. Featuring catchy rock & roll songs culminating into the iconic final dance scene, this vibrant 1980s musical remains to be a joyful cultural touchstone.

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Film opens on Mon, Jul 1

MUSICAL MONDAYS

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THE CAT RETURNS - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 15 minutes

In this sequel to WHISPER OF THE HEART, a quiet suburban schoolgirl, Haru, is pitched into a fantastical feline world and must find her inner strength to make her way back home. Walking with her friend after a dreary day at school, Haru eyes a cat with a small gift box in its mouth attempting to cross a busy street. The cat fumbles the package in the middle of the road as a truck is rapidly bearing down. Haru manages to scoop the cat away to safety. To her amazement, the cat then gets up on its hind legs, brushes itself off, and th..

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Film opens on Tue, Jul 2

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STUDIO GHIBLI/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

Poster of MY DAYS OF MERCY

MY DAYS OF MERCY

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 43 minutes

The daughter of a man on death row falls in love with a woman on the opposing side of her family's political cause.

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Film opens on Fri, Jul 5
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SPIRITED AWAY - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 5 minutes

Hayao Miyazaki’s Academy Award-winning masterpiece SPIRITED AWAY was the biggest box office hit of all time in Japan and a film that helped redefine the possibilities of animation for American audiences. Wandering through an abandoned carnival site, ten-year-old Chichiro is separated from her parents and stumbles into a dream-like spirit world where she is put to work in a bathhouse for the gods. Here she encounters a vast menagerie of impossibly inventive characters — shape-shifting phantoms and spirit — and must find the inner st..

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Film opens on Tue, Jul 9

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STUDIO GHIBLI/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

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PRINCESS MONONOKE - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 14 minutes

PRINCESS MONONOKE is a landmark in animation and a film of unsurpassed power and beauty. An epic story of conflict between humans, gods, and nature, the film has been universally acclaimed by critics and broke box office records in Japan. Don’t miss this fantastic film about a girl raised by wolf-gods who proves herself to be a force of nature – with blood smeared lips, riding bareback on a great white wolf, doing battle with both gods and humans—and a cultural icon.

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Film opens on Tue, Jul 16

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STUDIO GHIBLI/ENGLISH LANGUAGE DUBBED - Jaffe Art Theatre

Poster of CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF in 35MM

CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF in 35MM

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 28 minutes

Based on the famous Tennesee Williams play, this absorbing drama and six-time Oscar nominee centers on a wealthy southern family where the family members lust over the fortune of their dying patriarch. Truly a classic masterpiece, this film teases audiences by unravelling layers and layers of secrets through phenomenal writing and spectacular performances from Elizabeth Taylor, Paul Newman and Burl Ives.

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Film opens on Mon, Jul 22

35MM

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HOWL'S MOVING CASTLE - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 54 minutes

Sophie, an average teenage girl working in a hat shop, finds her life thrown into turmoil when she is literally swept off her feet by a handsome but mysterious wizard named Howl. But after this chance encounter, the young girl is turned into a 90-year old woman by the vain and conniving Witch of the Waste. Embarking on an incredible adventure to lift the curse, she finds refuge in Howl’s magical moving castle. As the true power of Howl’s wizardry is revealed, and his relationship with Sophie deepens, our young grey heroine finds he..

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Film opens on Tue, Jul 23

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NAUSICAA OF THE VALLEY OF THE WIND - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 56 minutes

NAUSICAA, the debut film from Oscar winner Hayao Miyazaki tells the story of a young princess, both brave and innocent, whose love for all living things and passion for understanding the processes of nature lead her into danger, sacrifice, and eventual triumph. Set in a devastated future world decimated by atmospheric poisons and swarming with gigantic insects, there is no good or evil, but rather conflicting viewpoints, weaknesses, and power struggles. Considered to be his best masterpiece, Miyazaki’s NAUSICAA is awe-inspiring and..

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Film opens on Tue, Jul 30

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THE BODYGUARD

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 10 minutes

A former Secret Service agent takes on the job of bodyguard to an R&B singer, whose lifestyle is most unlike a President's. Featuring an incredible score, THE BODYGUARD debuted Whitney Houston’s version of “I Will Always Love You,” becoming an instant sensation, and iconic 1980s love ballad.

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Film opens on Mon, Aug 5

MUSICAL MONDAYS

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ONLY YESTERDAY - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
PG  |  1 hour 58 minutes

Directed by Isao Takahata and produced by Hayao Miyazaki, ONLY YESTERDAY beautifully evokes the quintessential drama of Japanese school-day nostalgia. Realizing that she is at a crossroads in her life, bored twenty-something Taeko heads for the countryside. The trip dredges up forgotten childhood memories which unfold in flashback to younger years: the first immature stirrings of romance, the onset of puberty, and the frustrations of math and boys. Daisy Ridley (STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS) and Dev Patel (SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE) lend..

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Film opens on Tue, Aug 6

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PONYO - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 41 minutes

Perfect for audiences of all ages, PONYO centers on the friendship between five-year-old Sosuke and a magical goldfish named Ponyo, the young daughter of a sorcerer father and a sea-goddess mother. After a chance encounter, Ponyo yearns to become a human so she can be with Sosuke. Hayao Miyazaki’s tale is a beautiful combination of unbridled imagination, visual wonder and tender love, humor, and devotion from the emotional heart of the film.

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Film opens on Tue, Aug 13

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CASTLE IN THE SKY - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  2 hours 4 minutes

Academy Award winner Hayao Miyazaki’s CASTLE IN THE SKY, tells the story of a young girl whose mysterious crystal pendant falls out of the sky and into the arms and life of young Pazu. Together they search for a floating island in the sky, the site of a long-dead civilization promising enormous wealth and power to those who can unlock its secrets. CASTLE IN THE SKY is an early masterpiece of storytelling and filmmaking with an incredibly imaginative and ornately detailed vision.

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Film opens on Tue, Aug 20

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DOG DAY AFTERNOON in 35MM

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 10 minutes

On the blistering afternoon of August 22, 1972, two optimistic losers attempt to rob a Brooklyn bank -- the frantic master-mind Sonny (Academy Award-winner Al Pacino) and his slow-witted buddy Sal (John Cazale). But then the cops arrive. The crowds arrive. The TV cameras arrive. Even the pizza man arrives. As their heist turns into a circus, Sonny and Sal's notoriety grows, and their chances for survival shrink. Pacino teams with his "Serpico" director Sidney Lumet for a jolting comedy-drama that earned six Oscar nominations, inclu..

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Film opens on Mon, Aug 26

35MM

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WHEN MARNIE WAS THERE - Studio Ghibli Festival

Village East Cinema
NR  |  1 hour 43 minutes

A sweeping story of friendship, mystery, and discovery, WHEN MARNIE WAS THERE delivers stirring emotions and breathtaking animation. When shy, artistic Anna moves in with her aunt and uncle, she stumbles upon an old mansion surrounded by marshes, and the mysterious young girl, Marnie, who lives there. The two girls instantly form a unique friendship that blurs the lines between fantasy and reality. Based on the novel by Joan G. Robinson and directed by Hiromasa Yonebayashi (THE SECRET WORLD OF ARRIETTY), the latest film from Japan’..

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Film opens on Tue, Aug 27

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THE MUSIC MAN

Village East Cinema
G  |  2 hours 31 minutes

A salesman cons his way through Rivercity Iowa, posing as a boy’s band leader, only to find the power of love and honesty. Meredith Wilson’s iconic score includes classics such “‘Til There was You,” “76 Trombones” and “Goodnight My Someone.” Elegantly sung by full ensemble including Shirley Jones, this splashy musical invites you to give Iowa a try.

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Film opens on Mon, Sep 2

MUSICAL MONDAYS

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MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON in 35MM

Village East Cinema
R  |  2 hours 9 minutes

Jean Arthur, James Stewart and Claude Rains star in Frank Capra's MR. SMITH GOES TO WASHINGTON, the award-winning 1939 classic about an idealistic, small town senator who heads to Washington and suddenly finds himself single-handedly battling ruthless politicians out to destroy him. This stunning classic solidified Stewart's movie career, earning him his first Academy Award nomination. Receiving a total of eleven Oscar® nominations (including Best Picture and Best Director), and winning one (Best Motion Picture Story), MR. SMITH GO..

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Film opens on Mon, Sep 23

35MM

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SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET

Village East Cinema
R  |  1 hour 57 minutes

The infamous story of Benjamin Barker, aka Sweeney Todd, who sets up a barber shop in London which is the basis for a sinister partnership with his fellow tenant, Mrs. Lovett. With clever lyrics and a melodramatic score by Stephen Sondheim, this star-studded Tim Burton adaptation captures the darkness of this Macabre tale, while beckoning you to attend the Tale of Sweeny Todd.

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Film opens on Mon, Oct 7

MUSICAL MONDAYS

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CREATURE FROM THE BLACK LAGOON in 35MM

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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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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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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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

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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