Bargain Matinee: $9.50 (All shows before 2pm daily)
Now showing from Friday 2/15 TO Thursday 2/21
Description: COLD WAR 3 Oscar Nominations including BEST FOREIGN FILM and BEST DIRECTOR
Cold War is a passionate love story between a man and a woman who meet in the ruins of post-war Poland. With vastly different backgrounds and temperaments, they are fatefully mismatched and yet condemned to each other. Set against the background of the Cold War in 1950s Poland, Berlin, Yugoslavia and Paris, it’s the tale of a couple separated by politics, character flaws and unfortunate twists of fate – an impossible love story in impossible times.
Running Time: 1 hr 39 mins
Show Times: FRI & TUES – THU 6:25 8:15
SAT – MON 2:05 4:35 6:25 8:15
Description: LEGEND OF THE DEMON CAT From the director of FAREWELL MY CONCUBINE (Director Chen Kaige’s SF Chronicle interview with film critic G. Allen Johnson—- click here
LEGEND OF THE DEMON CAT is set over a thousand years ago, during the Tang Dynasty. A Chinese poet and a Japanese monk join forces to investigate a demonic cat who has possessed a general’s wife and wreaked havoc on the imperial court. The investigation takes some gruesome and unexpected twists, leading the monk and the poet to unravel the mystery behind the decade’s old death of the legendary, beautiful concubine Yang Guifei.
Running Time: 2 hrs 9 mins
Show Times: SAT – MON 2:05
Description: FREE SOLO Oscar Nomination for BEST DOCUMENTARY
From award-winning documentary filmmaker E. Chai Vasarhelyi (“MERU”) and world-renowned photographer and mountaineer Jimmy Chin comes National Geographic Documentary Film’s FREE SOLO, a stunning, intimate and unflinching portrait of the free soloist climber Alex Honnold, as he prepares to achieve his lifelong dream: climbing the face of the world’s most famous rock… the 3,000ft El Capitan in Yosemite National Park… without a rope. Celebrated as one of the greatest athletic feats of any kind, Honnold’s climb set the ultimate standard: perfection or death. Succeeding in this challenge, Honnold enters his story in the annals of human achievement. FREE SOLO is both an edge-of-your seat thriller and an inspiring portrait of an athlete who exceeded our current understanding of human physical and mental potential. The result is a triumph of the human spirit.
Running Time: 1 hrs 37 mins
Rated: PG – 13
Show Times: FRI & TUES – THU 8:15
SAT – MON 4:20 8:15
Description: SMILE UPON US, LORD
Running Time: 3 hrs
Show Times: SUN 2/17 12:00
Description: STAN & OLLIE
Laurel & Hardy, one of the world’s great comedy teams, set out on a variety hall tour of Britain in 1953. Diminished by age and with their golden era as the kings of Hollywood comedy now behind them, they face an uncertain future. As the charm and beauty of their performances shines through, they re-connect with their adoring fans. The tour becomes a hit, but Stan & Ollie can’t quite shake the specter of Laurel and Hardy’s past; the long-buried ghosts, coupled with Oliver’s failing health, start to threaten their precious partnership. A portrait of the most tender and poignant of creative marriages, they are aware that they may be approaching their swan song, trying to rediscover just how much they mean to each other.
Running Time: 1 hrs 37 mins
Show Times: FRI – THU 6:20
Description: WHO KILLED COCK ROBIN
5 Nominations, Taiwan Golden Horse Film Awards
Nomination, Best Picture, Taipei International Film Festival
Nomination, Best Director, Shanghai International Film Festival
In this delicately scripted gut-wrenching psycho-thriller from award-winning filmmaker Cheng Wei-Hao (The Tag Along franchise), an ambitious journalist who witnessed a hit-and-run years ago reboots his investigation led by newly emerged clues. After his source also the only survivor from the accident suddenly disappears, he beats the clock to save her. As he goes further down the rabbit hole, layers of unimaginable dark truths around a corrupted system start peeling.“Often intriguing and always gripping, this whodunit is surprisingly dark and twisted…we guarantee it is time well worth spending on a cautionary tale of greed, vengeance and buried sins.”
Running Time: 1 hr 57 mins
Show Times: OPENS FRI 2/22
Schedule will be updated on Tuesday 2/19