A gadget salesman is looking for a special gift for his son and finds one at a store in Chinatown. The shopkeeper is reluctant to sell him the `mogwai' but sells it to him with the warning to never expose him to bright light, water, or to feed him after midnight. All of this happens and the result is a gang of gremlins that proceed to tear up the town on Christmas Eve.
A short film competition. All can enter, one will win the cash prize. Who wins and who gets gonged? The audience decides. No prescreening, no genre restriction, viewer discretion advised. Cheer on your favorites, scream the others off screen.
Following the death of his wife, Los Angeles police detective Martin Riggs (Mel Gibson) becomes reckless and suicidal. When he is reassigned and partnered with Roger Murtaugh (Danny Glover), Riggs immediately clashes with the older officer. Together they uncover a massive drug-trafficking ring.
High school student David Lightman (Matthew Broderick) unwittingly hacks into a military supercomputer while searching for new video games. After starting a game of Global Thermonuclear War, Lightman leads the supercomputer to activate the nation's nuclear arsenal in response to his simulated threat as the Soviet Union.
This screening of a rare 70mm digital transfer of the seminal concert film, The Last Waltz, will be followed by a live Q & A by the soundtrack’s producer, Rob Fraboni. Originally filmed on Thanksgiving Day, in 1976, The Last Waltz is often hailed as one of the greatest documentary concert films ever made.
Mel Stuart Classic as part of our Family Friendly Matinee Series
When his mother and father are killed in a raid by the evil sorcerer Thulsa Doom (James Earl Jones), Conan is sent to a slave camp. As the years pass, he develops into a powerfully-built man (Schwarzenegger) , still determined to get revenge for his parents' death and solve the riddle of steel.
Single release with Lost Boys screening to follow.
THE GREATEST UNTOLD STORY OF ROCK AND ROLL
In Winter is an independent feature emerging from the classical European tradition but presented in a timeless North American context and idiom, shot in northern Minnesota.
When Sally (Marilyn Burns) hears that her grandfather's grave may have been vandalized, she and her paraplegic brother, Franklin (Paul A. Partain), set out with their friends to investigate. After a detour to their family's old farmhouse, they discover a group of crazed, murderous outcasts living next door.
Tony Manero (John Travolta) doesn't have much going for him during the weekdays. He still lives at home and works as a paint store clerk in his Brooklyn, N.Y., neighborhood. But he lives for the weekends, when he and his friends go to the local disco and dance the night away.
This evening is an episode premiere, installation, and fundraiser for the poetic-film series, Sweetness of Wild and the artist collective, Free Black Dirt.
The first feature-length film from Monty Python, the quintet of physically and verbally gymnastic British sketch comics.