Poltergeist (1982) 35mm Presentation
Oct
17
8:00 PM20:00

Poltergeist (1982) 35mm Presentation

Directed by Tobe Hooper // Strange and creepy happenings beset an average California family when ghosts commune with them through the television set. Initially friendly and playful, the spirits turn menacing. When five-year-old daughter Carol Ann (Heather O’Rourke) goes missing, parents Steve (Craig T. Nelson) and Diane (JoBeth Williams) turn to a parapsychologist for help. Viewers also receive a helpful tip for using lightning and thunder to determine the distance of approaching storms.

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The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993 Digital) 
Oct
19
1:00 PM13:00

The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993 Digital) 

Directed by Tim Burton // The heartfelt tale of Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town. Bored with the same old tricks and treats, he stumbles upon the glorious magic of Christmas Town! Jack decides to bring this joyful holiday back to Halloween Town. But as his dream to fill Santa's shoes unravels, it's up to Sally, the rag doll who loves him, to stitch things back together. Common Sense Media says 7+. To which 7-year-olds reply, “Thanks for a lifetime of therapy, Common Sense Media!”

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Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Sing-Along w. Kith & Kin Chorus
Oct
20
3:00 PM15:00

Bohemian Rhapsody (2018) Sing-Along w. Kith & Kin Chorus

Sing-along with this enthralling celebration of Queen, their music, and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who defied stereotypes and convention to become one of history’s most beloved entertainers. The film chronicles the band’s meteoric rise, break-up, and reunion at Live Aid – one of the greatest performances in rock history.

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Hellraiser (1987) 35mm Presentation
Oct
24
8:00 PM20:00

Hellraiser (1987) 35mm Presentation

Directed by Clive Barker // When the family of Kirsty Cotton (Ashley Laurence) moves into their ancestral home, they are terrorized by the resurrected corpse of her uncle Frank (Sean Chapman), who requires the flesh of murdered innocent victims in order to become whole and alive again. Meanwhile Kirsty discovers Frank's puzzlebox which leads her to meet the Cenobites, led by Pinhead (Doug Bradley). A very rare 35mm screening of this horror classic!

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Ghostbusters (1984 Digital) 
Oct
26
1:00 PM13:00

Ghostbusters (1984 Digital) 

Directed by Ivan Reitman // After the members of a team of scientists (Harold Ramis, Dan Aykroyd, and Bill Murray) lose their jobs at a New York City university, they decide to become "ghostbusters" to wage a high-tech battle with the supernatural. After they stumble upon a gateway to another dimension that will release evil upon the city, they must save New York from complete destruction. Note: I ain’t afraid of no ghost is a double-negative.

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The Exorcist (1973 Digital) 
Oct
30
8:00 PM20:00

The Exorcist (1973 Digital) 

Directed by William Friedkin // A special Halloween-eve presentation of the extended Director’s Cut of this frightening and realistic tale of an innocent girl inhabited by a terrifying entity, her mother's frantic resolve to save her, and two priests – one doubt-ridden, the other a rock of faith – who do battle with the ultimate in evil (and projectiled split pea soup). A phenomenon of its time and for all time, The Exorcist astonishes and unsettles like no other movie.

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Halloween (1978 Digital)
Oct
31
8:00 PM20:00

Halloween (1978 Digital)

Directed by John Carpenter // On Halloween night in Haddonfield, Illinois in 1963, six year old Michael Myers brutally murders his teenage sister and is locked inside a sanitarium under the care of Dr. Sam Loomis (Donald Pleasance). Years later,  when Michael escapes, Dr. Loomis heads back to Haddonfield on Halloween night, where he knows Michael will kill again. Michael begins stalking Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis) and her friends, while Loomis, with the help of the town sheriff, hunts for Michael and hopes to put an end to his grisly murder spree. He’s ultimately unsuccessful, as evidenced by the seven sequels that followed.

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Cocoon (1985 Digital) 
Nov
2
1:00 PM13:00

Cocoon (1985 Digital) 

Directed by Ron Howard // The residents of a Florida rest home get a new lease on life when they stumble across a “fountain of youth” in a neighboring home – where aliens have been using the swimming pool to store their cocooned brethren, giving the waters a powerful, rejuvenating quality. Wilford Brimley was 49 years old when filming began — 8 years younger than Tom Cruise.

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000 Digital) 
Nov
9
1:00 PM13:00

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000 Digital) 

Directed by Ang Lee // Two master warriors (Chow Yun Fat and Michelle Yeoh) are faced with their greatest challenge when the treasured Green Destiny sword is stolen. Meanwhile a young aristocrat (Zhang Ziyi) prepares for an arranged marriage, but soon reveals her superior fighting talents. As each warrior battles for justice, they come face to face with their worst enemy - and the inescapable, enduring power of love. The rare subtitled movie your 12-year old will love.

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UHF (1989 Digital) 
Nov
16
1:00 PM13:00

UHF (1989 Digital) 

Directed by Jay Levey // After losing yet another job, George (Weird Al Yankovic) wonders if there is any career that can handle his outrageous personality. When he’s handed the deed to a local TV station, George creates a series of television shows based on social satire and hyperactive humor. However, a rival station's bitter CEO (Kevin McCarthy) tries to destroy George's wacky programming, forcing him to fight back. Co-starring Kramer and the guy who plays Long Duk Dong in Sixteen Candles.

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An Evening with Tina Schlieske & Friends: Rockin' The Holidays
Dec
13
8:00 PM20:00

An Evening with Tina Schlieske & Friends: Rockin' The Holidays

Toast the holiday season with a very special evening presented by powerhouse performer Tina Schlieske and friends, performing music spanning Tina's prolific career — from Tina and the B-Sides, her solo career, Lola and the Red Hots — and more! This epic night of music will feature a fantastic roster of special guests, announced in the weeks leading up to the performance. Stay tuned!

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A Night At The Theatre // Tribute to Queen w. Jonny James & the Hall of Fames
Feb
22
8:00 PM20:00

A Night At The Theatre // Tribute to Queen w. Jonny James & the Hall of Fames

This show is dedicated to bringing you the LIVE performances of QUEEN, with all the energy, extravagance and ROCK you can handle.  Featuring hits like “Another One Bites the Dust”, “Don’t Stop Me Now”, “Somebody to Love”, “We Will Rock You”, and many more, this new show is bound to be “A Kind of Magic”!  

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An evening with Bain & special guests + film by director Phil Harder
Oct
11
8:00 PM20:00

An evening with Bain & special guests + film by director Phil Harder

Acclaimed Minneapolis music-makers Bain and special guests present an evening of lush, indie-soul music — paired with film loops created by acclaimed director and cinematographer Phil Harder, including imagery shot in Tokyo and used in the music video for the title track of Bain's 'Around The Sun' release. This not-to-be-missed performance will feature special guests Kendra Glenn on vocals, Walter Chancellor Jr. (Prince, Chaka Khan) on saxophone, and Omar Abdulkarim on trumpet.

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Phantasm (1979) 35mm Presentation
Oct
10
8:00 PM20:00

Phantasm (1979) 35mm Presentation

Directed by Don Coscarelli // The residents of a small town have begun dying under strange circumstances, leading young Mike (Michael Baldwin) to investigate. After discovering that the Tall Man (Angus Scrimm), the town's mortician, is killing and reanimating the dead as misshapen zombies, Mike seeks help to lure out and kill the Tall Man from his older brother, Jody (Bill Thornbury), and the local ice cream man Reggie (Reggie Bannister).

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Hocus Pocus (1993 Digital)
Oct
5
1:00 PM13:00

Hocus Pocus (1993 Digital)

Directed by Kenny Ortega // Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Kathy Najimy star as three 17th Century witches that are accidentally conjured up and set out to cast a spell on the town of Salem to reclaim their youth. But first they must outwit three pesky kids determined to foil their scheme. Underage viewers seem undeterred by the 33% score on Rotten Tomatoes.

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Andrea Jenkins and This Movie Changed Me // Spike Lee's Malcolm X
Sep
29
2:00 PM14:00

Andrea Jenkins and This Movie Changed Me // Spike Lee's Malcolm X

Minneapolis city council member Andrea Jenkins will be in conversation with Lily Percy for a live recording of the podcast This Movie Changed Me (TMCM). Andrea will share how Spike Lee’s Malcolm X changed her life. From On Being Studios — which also produces the public radio program and podcast On Being with Krista Tippett — TMCM is a love letter to your favorite movies, a conversation on how movies teach, connect, and transform us.

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The Black Hole (1979 Digital) 
Sep
28
1:00 PM13:00

The Black Hole (1979 Digital) 

Directed by Gary Nelson // In the future, a spaceship dubbed the USS Palomino is on its way back to Earth when it discovers another ship that had been assumed missing, the USS Cygnus. When the Palomino's crew boards the Cygnus, they are met by Dr. Reindhardt (Maximilian Schell), his menacing henchmen robot Maximilian (no relation), and a bizarre, faceless army who plan to be the first people ever to explore a black hole. Disney’s first film to earn a PG rating because of frequent use of "hell" and "damn"!

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The Outsiders (1983 Digital)
Sep
21
1:00 PM13:00

The Outsiders (1983 Digital)

Directed by Francis Ford Coppola // In 1960’s Oklahoma, the rivalry between two teenage gangs (the poor Greasers and the rich Socs) heats up when a member is killed by the rival gang. Featuring an all-star cast with Patrick Swayze, Matt Dillon, C. Thomas Howell, Emelio Estevez, Diane Lane, Rob Lowe, Ralph Macchio, and Leif Garrett (which we learned is pronounced “life” in a 1999 episode of VH1’s Behind the Music).

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