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Amy July 10 Infinitely Polar Bear July 10
The Gallows July 10 Self/Less July 10
Santa Cruz Shakespeare’s Noon at the Nick - The Liar Discussion July 10 - The Nick    
To Kill A Mockingbird - Special Screening, One Night Only July 14 - The Del Mar National Live Theatre: Everyman - Special Screening July 16 & July 19 - The Del Mar
Ant-Man July 17 - Aptos Cinemas    
Mr. Holmes July 17 Trainwreck July 17 - The Del Mar
Jimmy's Hall July 24 Paper Towns July 24
Unexpected July 24    
The Stanford Prison Experiment July 31 A LEGO Brickumentary July 31
  Batkid Begins: The Wish Heard Around the World July 31
Santa Cruz Shakespeare’s Noon at the Nick - Macbeth Discussion July 31 - The Nick TUGG presents: The Milky Way - Special Screening Aug 4 - The Del Mar
Dark Places Aug 7 Santa Cruz Shakespeare’s Noon at the Nick - The Rover Discussion Aug 14 - The Nick
Cop Car Aug 7 - The Nick    
The End of the Tour Aug 21  
Meru Aug 21 A Walk in the Woods Sept 2
The Diary of a Teenage Girl Aug 28 Mistress America Aug 8
Learning to Drive Sept 4 Grandma Sept 11
National Theatre Live presents The Beaux Stratagem - Special Screening Sept 24 & 27 - The Del Mar    
Pan Oct 9 - The Del Mar National Theatre Live presents: Hamlet Oct 15 & Oct 18 - The Del Mar
National Theatre Live presents Coriolanus Encore Nov 12 & 15 - The Del Mar    




MIDNIGHTS @ THE DEL MAR

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AMY-- July 10th

 

Despite just two albums to her name Amy Winehouse is one of the biggest music icons in British history. With a voice oft described as a combination of Billy Holiday, Dinah Washington and Sarah Vaughan, Amy Winehouse was a pop star with soul; a once in two generational musical talent whose appeal crossed cultural and demographic boundaries. But while her music made her a star, her chaotic personal life stole headlines.

 

Running Time: 90

Rated: R (for language and drug material)

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AMY is an extraordinary, powerful work. - IndieWire

"..director Kapadia takes care not to lose sight of the human being behind the mythology." - Village Voice

 

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INFINITELY POLAR BEAR-- July 10th

Starring Mark Ruffalo and Zoe Saldana

Maya Forbes autobiographically inflected Infinitely Polar Bear stars Mark Ruffalo as Cameron, a man who suffers from bipolar disorder. After a breakdown forces him to leave his family and move into a halfway house, he attempts to rebuild a relationship with his two daughters, and win back the trust of his wife Maggie (Zoe Saldana). When Maggie decides to go to business school in New York, they decide that he will move back in and take care of the day-to-day care for the kids. Due to his mercurial nature, this leads to a series of quirky, funny, and sometimes frightening episodes.

 

Running Time: 90

Rated: R (for language).

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"A personal project that features both scars and sweetness, Infinitely Polar Bear is bolstered by excellent acting and full of rich emotional detail." - We Got This Covered

 

 

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THE GALLOWS-- July 10th

 

Twenty years after an accident caused the death of the lead actor during a high school play, students at the same small town school resurrect the failed stage production in a misguided attempt to honor the anniversary of the tragedy - but ultimately find out that some things are better left alone.

 

Running Time: 87

Rated: NR

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SELF/LESS-- July 10th

Starring Ryan Reynolds and Matthew Goode

In this provocative psychological science fiction thriller, an extremely wealthy man (Academy Award winner Ben Kingsley) dying from cancer undergoes a radical medical procedure that transfers his consciousness into the body of a healthy young man (Ryan Reynolds). But all is not as it seems when he starts to uncover the mystery of the body's origin and the secret organization that will kill to protect its cause.

 

Running Time: 117

Rated: PG-13 (for sequences of violence, some sexuality, and language)

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Santa Cruz Shakespeare’s Noon at The Nick-- July 10

THE LIAR Discussion

Santa Cruz Shakespeare 2015 is here and once again The Nickelodeon Theatres is happy to host Santa Cruz Shakespeare's Noon at The Nick, this event is free to the public!


Bring your lunch (or grab a snack at The Nick’s concessions counter) and enjoy this opportunity to meet Santa Cruz Shakespeare directors, actors and staff as they discuss and take your questions about this year’s productions.

Hosted by SCS Artistic Director Mike Ryan, each event focuses on one of the season’s offerings:


July 10 – The Liar
July 31 – Macbeth
August 14 – The Rover

 

Running Time: 60 min.

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Globe on Screen presents

THE COMEDY OF ERRORS-- July 9th and July 12th at The Del Mar

Take one pair of estranged twin brothers (both called Antipholus), and one pair of estranged twin servants (both called Dromio), keep them in ignorance of each other and throw them into a city with a reputation for sorcery, and you have all the ingredients for theatrical chaos. One Antipholus is astonished by his foreign hospitality; the other enraged by the hostility of his home town. The Dromios, caught between the two, are soundly beaten for obeying all the wrong orders.

Basing his plot on a farce by Plautus, Shakespeare caps the mayhem of his Roman original to build up a hectic tale of violent cross-purposes, furious slapstick and social nightmare.

 

Running Time: 140 including interval

Rated: NR

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Sunday, July 12 at 11:00am - BUY TICKETS HERE

 

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★★★★
"You end up not only with a broad grin on your face but also a tear in your eye... this comedy of errors is great fun"   - The Times

 

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TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD-- July 14th at The Del Mar - ONE NIGHT ONLY!

Winner of 3 Academy Awards

Bookshop Santa Cruz and the Nickelodeon Theatres invite you to join in a celebration of the release of Harper Lee's much anticipated GO SET A WATCHMAN with a special screening of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD
Tuesday, July 14 at 7:30 pm

at the Del Mar Theatre Main Auditorium with live post-film discussion of the movie & book by Dennis Morton.

Special raffle prizes too!

Special combo discount book & movies tickets available NOW see details below.

Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning autobiographical novel was translated to film in 1962 by Horton Foote and the producer/director team of Robert Mulligan and Alan J. Pakula. Set a small Alabama town in the 1930s, the story focuses on scrupulously honest, highly respected lawyer Atticus Finch, magnificently embodied by Gregory Peck. Finch puts his career on the line when he agrees to represent Tom Robinson (Brock Peters), a black man accused of rape. The trial and the events surrounding it are seen through the eyes of Finch's six-year-old daughter Scout (Mary Badham). While Robinson's trial gives the film its momentum, there are plenty of anecdotal occurrences before and after the court date: Scout's ever-strengthening bond with older brother Jem (Philip Alford), her friendship with precocious young Dill Harris (a character based on Lee's childhood chum Truman Capote and played by John Megna), her father's no-nonsense reactions to such life-and-death crises as a rampaging mad dog, and especially Scout's reactions to, and relationship with, Boo Radley (Robert Duvall in his movie debut), the reclusive "village idiot" who turns out to be her salvation when she is attacked by a venomous bigot. To Kill a Mockingbird won Academy Awards for Best Actor (Peck), Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Art Direction.

Running Time: 130

Rated: NR

The Nickelodeon Theatres and Bookshop Santa Cruz are extending a special discount to those in attendance including a ticket to see the screening of To Kill A Mockingbird for only $7.50 or a bundled package of the movie ticket for $7.50 and a copy of Go Set a Watchman for 15% off the cover price.


Tickets are required for this event, and space is limited!

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Tickets also available at The Del Mar Box Office

"Harper Lee's highly regarded first novel has been artfully and delicately translated to the screen." - Variety

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National Theatre Live presents

EVERYMAN-- July 16th and July 19th at The Del Mar

BAFTA winner and Academy Award® nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Years a Slave) takes the title role in this dynamic new production of one of English drama’s oldest plays, directed by the National Theatre’s new Director Rufus Norris (Broken, London Road).

Everyman is successful, popular and riding high when Death comes calling. He is forced to abandon the life he has built and embark on a last, frantic search to recruit a friend, anyone, to speak in his defence. But Death is close behind, and time is running out.

One of the great primal, spiritual myths, Everyman asks whether it is only in death that we can understand our lives. A cornerstone of English drama since the 15th century, it now explodes onto the stage in a startling production with words by Carol Ann Duffy, Poet Laureate, and movement by Javier De Frutos.

 

Running Time: TBD

Rated: NR

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Sunday, July 19 at 11:00am - BUY TICKETS HERE

 

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ANT-MAN-- July 17th

Starring Paul Rudd, Michael Dougla, Evangeline Lilly and Corey Stoll

The next evolution of the Marvel Cinematic Universe brings a founding member of The Avengers to the big screen for the first time with Marvel Studios' "Ant-Man." Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering threats. Against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, Pym and Lang must plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.

 

Running Time: 115

Rated: PG-13

 

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"SENSATIONAL" - Entertainment Weekly

“ANT-MAN is a TON of fun! It’s Marvel’s version of Ocean’s 11,” wrote MovieWeb’s Brian Gallagher, citing the “great cast” and “slick score”.

 

"An entertaining and absorbing film that interweaves several story strands and comes up with an enthralling portrait of a man whose powers may be fading but who still searches for answers." - Screen International

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MR. HOLMES-- July 17th

Starring Ian McKellan and Laura Linney

MR HOLMES is a new twist on the world's most famous detective. 1947, an aging Sherlock Holmes returns from a journey to Japan, where, in search of a rare plant with powerful restorative qualities, he has witnessed the devastation of nuclear warfare. Now, in his remote seaside farmhouse, Holmes faces the end of his days tending to his bees, with only the company of his housekeeper and her young son, Roger. Grappling with the diminishing powers of his mind, Holmes comes to rely upon the boy as he revisits the circumstances of the unsolved case that forced him into retirement, and searches for answers to the mysteries of life and love - before it's too late.

 

Running Time: 105

Rated: PG (for thematic elements, some disturbing images and incidental

smoking).

 

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"What makes it progressively more moving is a complex, multi-layered script and the performance from Sir Ian, which is reminiscent of Victor Sjöström in Ingmar Bergman's Wild Strawberries as another old man looking back on his life." - The Independent

 

"An entertaining and absorbing film that interweaves several story strands and comes up with an enthralling portrait of a man whose powers may be fading but who still searches for answers." - Screen International

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TRAINWRECK--July 17th

Starring Amy Schumer and Bill Hader

Directed by Judd Apatow

Since she was a little girl, it's been drilled into Amy's (Schumer) head by her rascal of a dad (Colin Quinn) that monogamy isn't realistic. Now a magazine writer, Amy lives by that credo-enjoying what she feels is an uninhibited life free from stifling, boring romantic commitment-but in actuality, she's kind of in a rut. When she finds herself starting to fall for the subject of the new article she's writing, a charming and successful sports doctor named Aaron Conners (Bill Hader), Amy starts to wonder if other grown-ups, including this guy who really seems to like her, might be on to something.

 

Running Time: 98

Rated: R (for strong sexual content, nudity, language and some drug use).

 

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"Amy Schumer and Judd Apatow craft a winning portrait of a good time Sally in the grip of her first serious relationship."

- Variety

 

 

 

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JIMMY'S HALL --July 24th

 

In 1921 Jimmy Gralton's sin was to build a dance hall on a rural crossroads in an Ireland on the brink of Civil War. The Pearse-Connolly Hall was a place where young people could come to learn, to argue, to dream...but above all to dance and have fun. As the hall grew in popularity its socialist and free-spirited reputation brought it to the attention of the church and politicians who forced Jimmy to flee and the hall to close.

 

Running Time: 106

Rated: PG-13 (for drug use throughout, sexual content, graphic nudity, language and some violence)

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"The peaceful Irish setting is a sharp contrast to the fiery passions that rage in Ken Loach's film about civil liberties and free speech... a rewarding insight into turbulent times"

- Urban Cinefile

 

 

 

 

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PAPER TOWNS --July 24th

Starring Nat Wolff and Cara Delevingne

Adapted from the bestselling novel by author John Green ("The Fault in Our Stars"), PAPER TOWNS is a coming-of-age story centering on Quentin and his enigmatic neighbor Margo, who loved mysteries so much she became one. After taking him on an all-night adventure through their hometown, Margo suddenly disappears--leaving behind cryptic clues for Quentin to decipher. The search leads Quentin and his quick-witted friends on an exhilarating adventure that is equal parts hilarious and moving. Ultimately, to track down Margo, Quentin must find a deeper understanding of true friendship--and true love.

 

Running Time: TBD

Rated: TBD

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UNEXPECTED --July 24th

Starring Cobie Smulders, Gail Bean and Elizabeth McGovern

An inner-city high school teacher discovers she is pregnant at the same time as one of her most promising students and the two develop an unlikely friendship while struggling to navigate their unexpected pregnancies.

 

Running Time: 90

Rated: R (for language)

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"Cobie Smulders and Gail Bean are sublime as expectant mothers in Kris Swanberg's breakout work." -Variety

 

 

 

 

 

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THE STANFORD PRISON EXPERIMENT--July 31st

What happens when a college psych study goes shockingly wrong? In this tense, psychological thriller based on the notorious true story, Billy Crudup stars as Stanford University professor Dr. Philip Zimbardo, who, in 1971, cast 24 student volunteers as prisoners and guards in a simulated jail to examine the source of abusive behavior in the prison system. The results astonished the world, as participants went from middle-class undergrads to drunk-with-power sadists and submissive victims in just a few days. Winner of two awards at the Sundance Film Festival, including Best Screenplay, and created with the close participation of Dr. Zimbardo himself, 'The Stanford Prison Experiment' is a chilling, edge-of-your-seat thriller about the dark side of power and the effects of imprisonment. Featuring an extraordinary cast of rising young actors, including Ezra Miller, Olivia Thirlby, Tye Sheridan, Keir Gilchrist, Michael Angarano, and Thomas Mann.

Running Time: 122

Rated: TBD

 

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"IFC Grabs Intense Sundance Winner THE STANFORD PRISON EXPERIMENT" -Indiewire

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"Thriller ‘The Stanford Prison Experiment’ will give you chills" - NY Post

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A LEGO Brickumentary--July 31st

Narrated by Jason Bateman

Since the birth of their trademark toy in 1958, The LEGO Group has produced over 400 billion bricks. But more and more, LEGO bricks aren't just for kids, and some take them very seriously. Adult Fans of LEGO around the globe are unashamedly declaring their love of the brick, brick artists are creating stunning and surprising creations, and LEGO master builders are building human scale and larger structures. LEGO bricks are being used educationally, therapeutically, and have provided a universal system for human creativity and our innate desire "to build." This documentary playfully delves into the extraordinary impact of the LEGO brick, its massive global fan base, and the innovative uses for it that has sprung up around the world.

 

Running Time: 95

Rated: G

 

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BATKID BEGINS: THE WISH HEARD AROUND THE WORLD--July 31st

 

On one day, in one city, the world comes together to grant one 5-year-old cancer patient his wish. The documentary "Batkid Begins" looks at the "why" of this flash phenomenon. Why did the intense outpouring of spontaneous support for a child reverberate around the world and become one of the biggest "good news stories" ever? The film explores what happens when an event goes unintentionally viral, and reveals surprising truths about what happens when a nerve is touched in our digital society. Will Make-A-Wish fulfill its mission to help Miles reclaim his childhood after battling disease for more than half his short life? In the end, the film leaves audiences to decide; did Miles need the world for inspiration? Or did the world need Miles?

 

Running Time: 87

Rated: PG for some mild thematic material.

 

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"Nachmann's film is the ultimate feel-good story.
It also shows that film festivals are not just a place to discover new films and promising talent, but a great place to rediscover one's own humanity."
-Roger Ebert

"Whether Miles will remember the day exactly in the manner it's portrayed in the film has yet to be determined, but for millions of people worldwide, it's likely to remain one of the more notable experiences in recent collective memory."

-The Hollywood Reporter

 

"An Uplifting and Important Documentary About Everyone’s Favorite Batman" -Slashfilm

 

 

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Santa Cruz Shakespeare’s Noon at The Nick-- July 31

MACBETH Discussion

Santa Cruz Shakespeare 2015 is here and once again The Nickelodeon Theatres is happy to host Santa Cruz Shakespeare's Noon at The Nick, this event is free to the public!


Bring your lunch (or grab a snack at The Nick’s concessions counter) and enjoy this opportunity to meet Santa Cruz Shakespeare directors, actors and staff as they discuss and take your questions about this year’s productions.

Hosted by SCS Artistic Director Mike Ryan, each event focuses on one of the season’s offerings:


July 31 – Macbeth
August 14 – The Rover

 

Running Time: 60 min.

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COP CAR--August 7th

Starring Kevin Bacon and Camryn Manheim

Kevin Bacon (The Following, HBO's Taking Chance, Mystic River) stars in director Jon Watts' delightful throwback thriller Cop Car. When two good-natured but rebellious young boys (James Freedson-Jackson and Hays Wellford) stumble across an abandoned cop car hidden in a secluded glade they decide to take it for a quick joyride. Their bad decision unleashes the ire of the county sheriff (Kevin Bacon) and leads to brutal consequences.

 

Running Time: 86

Rated: R (for language, violence and brief drug use)

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DARK PLACES--August 7th

Starring Academy Award winner Charlize Theron, Corey Stoll and Chloe Grace Moretz

25 years after testifying against her brother as the person responsible for massacring her entire family, a haunted woman (Charlize Theron) is approached by a secret society that specializes in complex, unsolved cases. Nicholas Hoult, Corey Stoll, and Chloe Moretz co-star in this Mandalay Pictures thriller directed by Gilles Paquet-Brenner, and based on the novel by Gillian Flynn.

 

Running Time: 114

Rated:R (for some disturbing violence, language, drug use and sexual content)

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Santa Cruz Shakespeare’s Noon at The Nick-- August 14th

THE ROVER Discussion

Santa Cruz Shakespeare 2015 is here and once again The Nickelodeon Theatres is happy to host Santa Cruz Shakespeare's Noon at The Nick, this event is free to the public!


Bring your lunch (or grab a snack at The Nick’s concessions counter) and enjoy this opportunity to meet Santa Cruz Shakespeare directors, actors and staff as they discuss and take your questions about this year’s productions.

Hosted by SCS Artistic Director Mike Ryan, each event focuses on one of the season’s offerings:


August 14 – The Rover

 

Running Time: 60 min.

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THE END OF THE TOUR--August 21st

 

THE END OF THE TOUR tells the story of the five-day interview between Rolling Stone reporter (and novelist) David Lipsky (Jesse Eisenberg) and acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace (Jason Segel), which took place right after the 1996 publication of Wallace's groundbreaking epic novel, Infinite Jest. As the days go on, a tenuous yet intense relationship seems to develop between journalist and subject. The two men bob and weave around each other, sharing laughs and also possibly revealing hidden frailties - but it's never clear how truthful they are being with each other. Ironically, the interview was never published, and five days of audio tapes were packed away in Lipsky's closet. The two men did not meet again. The film is based on Lipsky's critically acclaimed memoir about this unforgettable encounter, written following Wallace's 2008 suicide. Both Segel and Eisenberg reveal great depths of emotion in their performances and the film is directed with humor and tenderness by Sundance vet James Ponsoldt from Pulitzer- Prize winner Donald Margulies' insightful and heartbreaking screenplay

 

Running Time: 105

Rated: R (for language including some sexual references)

 

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"Thought-provoking and achingly beautiful, this is cinematic philosophy, eulogy and celebration all at once, presented without adornment but nevertheless breathtaking in how insightfully it explores the torments and triumphs of a brilliant mind." - We Got This Covered

 

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MERU-- August 21st

 

MERU is the story of that journey—one of friendship, sacrifice, hope and obsession.

In the high-stakes game of big-wall climbing, the Shark’s Fin on Mount Meru may be the ultimate prize. Sitting at the headwaters of the sacred Ganges River in Northern India, the Shark’s Fin has seen more failed attempts by elite climbing teams over the past 30 years than any other ascent in the Himalayas.

In October 2008, Conrad Anker, Jimmy Chin and Renan Ozturk arrived in India to tackle Meru. What was meant to be a seven-day trip with the equivalent amount of food became a 20-day odyssey in sub-zero temperatures.

Running Time: 87

Rated: R (for langauge).

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A WALK IN THE WOODS-- September 2nd

Starring Academy Award winners Robert Redford, Emma Thompson, Mary Steenbergen and three time Oscar nominated Nick Nolte.

In this new comedy adventure, celebrated travel humorist, Bill Bryson (Academy Award winner Robert Redford), instead of retiring to enjoy his loving and beautiful wife (Academy Award winner Emma Thompson), gorgeous home and large and happy family, challenges himself to hike the Appalachian Trail - 2,000 miles of America’s most rural, unspoiled and spectacular countryside from Georgia to Maine. The peace and tranquility he hopes to find, though, is anything but, once he agrees to being accompanied by the only person he can find willing to join him on the trek - his long lost and former friend Katz (Academy Award nominee Nick Nolte), a down-on-his-luck serial philanderer who, after a lifetime of relying on his charm and wits to keep one step ahead of the law – sees the trip as a way to sneak out of paying some debts and sneak into one last adventure before its too late – trouble is, the two have a completely different definition of the word, “adventure”.

 

Running Time: 98

Rated: TBD

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THE DIARY OF A TEENAGE GIRL-- August 28th

Marielle Heller Directorial Debut

Starring Kristin Wiig, Bel Powley and Alexander Skarsgård

Like most teenage girls, Minnie Goetze (Bel Powley) is longing for love, acceptance and a sense of purpose in the world. Minnie begins a complex love affair with her mother's (Kristen Wiig) boyfriend, "the handsomest man in the world," Monroe Rutherford (Alexander Skarsgård). What follows is a sharp, funny and provocative account of one girl's sexual and artistic awakening, without judgment.

Set in 1976 San Francisco, THE DIARY OF A TEENAGE GIRL begins at the crossroads of the fading hippie movement and the dawn of punk rock. News commentary of the Patty Hearst trial echoes in the background, as Minnie’s young expressive eyes soak in a drug-laden city in transition— where teenage rebellion and adult responsibility clash in characters lost and longing.
Minnie’s hard-partying mother and absent father have left her rudderless. She first finds solace in Monroe’s seductive smile, and then on the backstreets of the city by the bay. Animation serves a refuge from the confusing and unstable world around her. Minnie emerges defiant— taking command of her sexuality and drawing on her newfound creative talents to reveal truths in the kind of intimate and vivid detail that can only be found in the pages of a teenage girl’s diary.

Running Time: 102

Rated: R (for strong sexual content including dialogue, graphic nudity, drug use, language and drinking- all involving teens)

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"A strikingly intimate look at a teenager's sexual life in an outstanding debut film."

- Hollywood Reporter

 

"Neither a glossy representation nor a youth-gone-wrong horror story, The Diary of a Teenage Girl is both hysterical and genuinely emotional; a heartfelt story told with a distinctive, unique voice."

- We Got This Covered

 

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MISTRESS AMERICA-- August 28th

A Film Directed and Written by Noah Baumbach

In MISTRESS AMERICA, Tracy (Lola Kirke) is a lonely college freshman in New York, having neither the exciting university experience nor the glamorous metropolitan lifestyle she envisioned. But when she is taken in by her soon-to-be stepsister, Brooke (Greta Gerwig) - a resident of Times Square and adventurous gal about town - she is rescued from her disappointment and seduced by Brooke's alluringly mad schemes.

Running Time: 86

Rated:R (for language including some sexual references)

 

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"Baumbach's sharp examinations of the limitations of the callow arrogance of youth and the fatuous nature of egocentricity are pointed and riotously enjoyable."

- Hollywood Reporter

 

 

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LEARNING TO DRIVE-- September 4th

Starring Academy Award winner Ben Kingsley and Patricia Clarkson

Isabel Coixet's slice-of-life comedy/drama Learning to Drive stars Patricia Clarkson as Wendy, a middle-ages book critic who is shattered when her husband Ted (Jake Weber) leaves her. In order to visit her daughter (Grace Gummer), who lives upstate, Wendy begins taking driving lessons from Darwan (Ben Kingsley) an American citizen originally from India who makes a living as a cabbie and giving driving lessons. The two strike-up a friendship that helps her learn to take control of her life, and him adjust to his new life after an arranged marriage. Learning to Drive screened at the 2014 (Toronto International Film Festival.

Running Time: 105

Rated: R (for language and sexual content).

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GRANDMA-- September 4th

Starring Academy Award winner Lily Tomlin, Julia Garner, Laverne Cox and Sam Elliot

Lily Tomlin is Elle Reid. Elle has just gotten through breaking up with her girlfriend when Elle's granddaughter Sage unexpectedly shows up needing $600 bucks before sundown. Temporarily broke, Grandma Elle and Sage spend the day trying to get their hands on the cash as their unannounced visits to old friends and flames end up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets.

Running Time: 82

Rated: R (for language and some drug use)

 

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"A perfectly pleasant mix of humor and drama that will remind you how much Lily Tomlin is missed as a regular fixture in movies."

-ComingSoon.net

 

 

 

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NATIONAL THEATRE LIVE presents THE BEAUX STRATAGEM-- September 24th & 27th at The Del Mar

An HD Live captured broadcast.

Simon Godwin (Man and Superman) directs George Farquhar's wild comedy of love and cash.

The ‘Beaux’: Mr Aimwell and Mr Archer, two charming, dissolute young men who have blown their fortunes in giddy London. Shamed and debt-ridden, they flee to provincial Lichfield. Their ‘Stratagem’: to marry for money.

Lodged at the local inn, posing as master and servant, they encounter a teeming variety of human obstacles: a crooked landlord, a fearsome highwayman, a fervent French Count, a maid on the make, a drunken husband, a furious butler, a natural healer and a strange, turbulent priest.

But their greatest obstacle is love. When the Beaux meet their match in Dorinda and Mrs Sullen they are most at risk, for in love they might be truly discovered.

 

Running Time: 160 including intermission

Rated: NR

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PAN-- October 9th at The Del Mar

Starring Hugh Jackman, Levi Miller, Amanda Seyfried, Rooney Mara and Garret Hedlund.

 

From Warner Bros. Pictures comes, PAN, a live-action Peter Pan feature directed by Joe Wright (Atonement, Pride & Prejudice). Offering a new take on the origin of the classic characters created by J.M. Barrie, the action adventure follows the story of an orphan who is spirited away to the magical Neverland. There, he finds both fun and dangers, and ultimately discovers his destiny—to become the hero who will be forever known as Peter Pan.

The film stars Oscar nominee Hugh Jackman (Les Misérables) as Blackbeard; Garrett Hedlund (Inside Llewyn Davis) as Hook; Oscar nominee Rooney Mara (The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo) as Tiger Lily; Adeel Akhtar (The Dictator) as Smee; and newcomer Levi Miller as Peter.

Running Time: TBD

Rated: TBD

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National Theatre Live presents

HAMLET by William Shakespeare-- October 15th and October 18th at The Del Mar

Starring Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch

Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.

An HD live captured broadcast directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica) and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions.

As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.

 

Running Time: TBD

Rated: NR

Thursday, October 15 at 7:30pm - BUY TICKETS HERE

Sunday, October 18 at 11:00am - BUY TICKETS HERE

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National Theatre Live presents

CORIOLANUS (Encore) by William Shakespeare-- Noveber 12th and November 15th at The Del Mar

National Theatre Live’s 2014 broadcast of the Donmar Warehouse’s production of Coriolanus returns to cinemas by popular demand.

Shakespeare’s searing tragedy of political manipulation and revenge, Coriolanus features an Evening Standard Award-winning performance from Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers, War Horse (film), BBC's The Hollow Crown) in the title role, directed by the Donmar's Artistic Director Josie Rourke. The full company includes Jacqueline Boatswain, Peter De Jersey, Alfred Enoch, Deborah Findlay, Hadley Fraser, Mark Gatiss, Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Elliot Levey, Rochenda Sandall, Helen Schlesinger, Mark Stanley and Dwane Walcott.

When an old adversary threatens Rome, the city calls once more on her hero and defender: Coriolanus. But he has enemies at home too. Famine threatens the city, the citizens’ hunger swells to an appetite for change, and on returning from the field Coriolanus must confront the march of realpolitik and the voice of an angry people.

 

Running Time: 180 including intermission

Rated: NR

Thursday, November 12 at 7:30pm  - BUY TICKETS HERE

Sunday, November 15 at 11:00am - BUY TICKETS HERE

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