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Showing Today Thu, Oct 23

New and Noteworthy

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In William H. Macy’s moving directorial debut RUDDERLESS, Billy Crudup plays Sam, a former high-profile advertising executive whose life is torn apart by the sudden death of his son. When Sam discovers a box filled with his son’s demo tapes and lyrics, his own child’s musical talent is a revelation for him, a grieving father yearning to reconnect with his son.

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St. Vincent
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In ST. VINCENT, Maggie (Melissa McCarthy), a single mother, moves into a new home in Brooklyn with her 12-year old son, Oliver (Jaeden Lieberher). Forced to work long hours, she has no choice but to leave Oliver in the care of their new neighbor, Vincent (Bill Murray), a retired curmudgeon with a penchant for alcohol and gambling. An odd friendship soon blossoms between the improbable pair.

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Gone Girl
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The highly anticipated film based on the global bestseller from Gillian Flynn and directed by David Fincher. On the occasion of his fifth wedding anniversary, Nick Dunne reports that his beautiful wife, Amy (Rosamund Pike), has gone missing. Soon his lies have everyone asking the same dark question: Did Nick Dunne kill his wife?

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John Henry’s Halloween Concert
One Show Only!
Sat, Nov 1 at 10AM
Costume party and live children's music!
Weekend Family Matinee

Performing for the 10th year in a row, John Henry once again brings his playful musical style to the Avalon’s annual Halloween party. Children of all ages welcome!

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Programmer's Choice

“Community” creator and showrunner Dan Harmon could have done any number of things after he was unceremoniously dumped from his own NBC TV show in 2012. Instead, Harmon set off on a cross-country tour in support “Harmontown,” the comedy podcast he co-hosts with Jeff B. Davis. They brought along filmmaker Neil Berkeley to capture it all for this funny and brutally honest documentary film.

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Opening Fri, Nov 7
Coming Soon

The new film from director Christopher Nolan (the BATMAN trilogy, INCEPTION) starring Oscar winners Matthew McConaughey and Anne Hathaway. With our time on Earth coming to an end, a team of explorers undertakes the most important mission in human history; traveling beyond this galaxy to discover whether mankind has a future among the stars.

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The Blue Room
One Show Only!
Wed, Nov 19 at 8PM
French Cinémathèque

Two adulterous lovers go from pillow talk to possible murder in this sexy, brain-teasing thriller. Mathieu Amalric (The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, Grand Budapest Hotel) directs and stars as Julien, a middle-aged salesman embroiled in a steamy love affair with a married woman who makes a startling suggestion. Suddenly Julien is caught up in a police investigation—but just what exactly happened?

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