Now Playing at the Michigan. In 1951, Marcus (Logan Lerman), a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college where he struggles with sexual repression, cultural disaffection, amid the ongoing Korean War. Based on the novel by Philip Roth.
Opens Friday, August 26 at the State. A retelling of the summer day in 1989 when a young law associate named Barack Obama (PARKER SAWYERS) tried to woo lawyer Michelle Robinson (TIKA SUMPTER) during a daylong date.
Now Playing at the State. Turmoil strikes a New York improv group (KEEGAN-MICHAEL KEY, GILLIAN JACOBS, MIKE BIRBIGLIA)–all best friends–when one member leaves to star in a television show and the rest of the group realizes that not everyone is going to make it after all.
Plays Sunday, August 28 at 1:30 PM and Tuesday, August 30 at 7:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the Kerrytown Market & Shops Summer Classic Film Series. Sponsored by Menlo Innovations. Special ticket prices apply! This is Metropolis like you’ve never seen it before! Featuring an original electronic score played through the Barton Organ.
Opens Friday, August 26 at the Michigan. In 1945 Poland, a young French Red Cross doctor discovers several nuns in advanced states of pregnancy during a visit to a nearby convent. Presented in French, Polish & Russian with English subtitles. Sponsored by the U-M Weiser Center for Europe & Eurasia and U-M Copernicus Program in Polish Studies.
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Posted on Aug 26, 2016 in Cinema Chat | Comments Off on See METROPOLIS like you’ve never seen it before! Plus, mark your calendars for Art House Theater Day
CINEMA CHAT – August 25, 2016
A VERY SPECIAL SCREENING OF A WONDERFUL OLD FILM – Sunday and Tuesday
The Summer Classic Film Series continues with Metropolis. This influential German science-fiction film...
Posted on Aug 19, 2016 in Cinema Chat | Comments Off on Oh, those summer nights: Sing along with GREASE this weekend!
Cinema Chat – August 19, 2016
Based on the novel by Philip Roth, Indignation takes place in 1951, as Marcus (Logan Lerman), a brilliant working class Jewish boy from Newark, travels on...