FILMS

Shadow

Shadow

Opens Fri. June 21 at the State.

With SHADOW, director Zhang Yimou (HERO, HOUSE OF FLYING DAGGERS) once again pushes the boundaries of wuxia action to create a film like no other, masterfully painting a canvas of inky blacks and greys punctuated with bursts of color from the blood of the defeated. In a kingdom ruled by a young and unpredictable king, the military commander has a secret weapon: a “shadow”, a look-alike who can fool both his enemies and the King himself. Now he must use this weapon in an intricate plan that will l

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Rocketman

Rocketman

Now Playing at the State.

ROCKETMAN is an epic musical fantasy about the incredible human story of Elton John’s breakthrough years. The film follows the fantastical journey of transformation from shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. This inspirational story — set to Elton John’s most beloved songs and performed by star Taron Egerton — tells the universally relatable story of how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture. ROCKETMAN

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Pavarotti

Pavarotti

Opens Fri. June 21 at the Michigan.

The Cinetopia Secretopia hit returns! From the filmmaking team behind the highly-acclaimed documentary The Beatles: Eight Days A Week – The Touring Years, PAVAROTTI is a riveting film that lifts the curtain on the icon who brought opera to the people. Academy Award (R) winner Ron Howard puts audiences front row center for an exploration of The Voice…The Man…The Legend. Luciano Pavarotti gave his life to the music and a voice to the world. This cinematic event features history-mak

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The Dead Don’t Die

The Dead Don’t Die

Opens Fri. June 14 at the State.

The greatest zombie cast ever disassembled starring Bill Murray, Adam Driver, Tilda Swinton, Chloë Sevigny, Steve Buscemi, Danny Glover, Caleb Landry Jones, Rosie Perez, Iggy Pop, Sara Driver, RZA, Selena Gomez, Carol Kane, Austin Butler, Luka Sabbat and Tom Waits. Written and directed by Jim Jarmusch.

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The Last Black Man in San Francisco

The Last Black Man in San Francisco

Sneak Preview on Thu. Jun. 20; Opens Fri. Jun. 21 at the State.

Jimmie Fails dreams of reclaiming the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco. Joined on his quest by his best friend Mont, Jimmie searches for belonging in a rapidly changing city that seems to have left them behind. As he struggles to reconnect with his family and reconstruct the community he longs for, his hopes blind him to the reality of his situation.

A wistful odyssey populated by skaters, squatters, street preachers, playwrights,

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The Spy Behind Home Plate

The Spy Behind Home Plate

Aviva Kempner’s The Spy Behind Home Plate is the first feature-length documentary to tell the real story of Morris “Moe” Berg, the enigmatic and brilliant Jewish baseball player turned spy. Berg caught and fielded in the major leagues during baseball’s Golden Age in the 1920s and 1930s. But very few people know that Berg also worked for the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), spying in Europe and playing a prominent role in America’s efforts to undermine the German atomic bomb program during WWII. The Spy Behind

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Late Night

Late Night

“Emma Thompson plays the late-night host Katherine Newbury in this smart and breezy comedy. It’s some of her very best work, which is saying a lot.”A.O. Scott, The NY Times

Legendary late-night talk show host’s world is turned upside down when she hires her only female staff writer. Originally intended to smooth over diversity concerns, her decision has unexpectedly hilarious consequences as the two women separ

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Framing John DeLorean

Framing John DeLorean

Plays at the Michigan through Thu. Jun. 20; Moves to the State on Fri. Jun. 21.

The Cinetopia 2019 hit returns for a full run! Framing John DeLorean recounts the extraordinary life and legend of the controversial automaker, tracing his meteoric rise through the ranks of General Motors, his obsessive quest to build a sports car that would conquer the world, and his shocking fall from grace on charges of cocaine trafficking. Interweaving a treasure trove of archival footage with dramatic vignettes starring Alec Baldwin, Framing John De

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Biggest Little Farm

Biggest Little Farm

Now Playing at the Michigan

THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM chronicles the eight-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature.

Through dogged perseverance and embracing the opportunity provided by nature’s conflicts, the Chester’s unlock and uncover a biodiverse design for living that exists far beyond their farm, its seasons, and our wildest imagination.

Featuring breathtaking cinematography, captivating animals, and

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Booksmart

Booksmart

Now Playing at the State.

Told from a wildly original, fresh and modern perspective, Booksmart is an unfiltered comedy about high school best friends and the bonds we create that last a lifetime. Capturing the spirit of our times, the film is a coming of age story for a new generation. From Director Olivia Wilde and starring Kaitlyn Dever, Beanie Feldstein, Jessica Williams, Lisa Kudrow, Will Forte and Jason Sudeikis

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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

Plays Sun. Jun. 23 at 1:30 and Wed. Jun. 26 at 7:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the SavCo Hospitality Summer Classic Film Series presented by the University of Michigan Credit Union, with media support from MLive/The Ann Arbor News.

An imposing black structure provides a connection between the past and the future in this enigmatic adaptation of a short story by revered sci-fi author Arthur C. Clarke. When Dr. Dave Bowman (Keir Dullea) and other astronauts are sent on a mysterious mission, their ship’s computer sys

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Yesterday

Sneak peek on Thu. Jun. 27; Opens Fri. Jun. 28 at the Michigan.

In the latest from director Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, Steve Jobs), Jack Malik (Himesh Patel, BBC’s Eastenders) is a struggling singer-songwriter in a tiny English seaside town whose dreams of fame are rapidly fading, despite the fierce devotion and support of his childhood best friend, Ellie (Lily James, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again). Then, after a freak bus accident during a mysterious global blackout, Jack wakes up to discover that The Beatles have never

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Non-Fiction

Non-Fiction

Opens Fri. June 28 at the Michigan.

Juliette Binoche and Guillame Canet reunite with acclaimed director Olivier Assayas for this wry, slyly seductive tale of sex, lies, and literature. Set amidst the bohemian intelligentsia of the Parisian publishing world, Non-Fiction traces the romantic and emotional fallout that results when a controversial writer begins blurring the line between fact and fiction, using his real-life love affairs — including a passionate fling with an actress who happens to be married to his editor — as

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The Right Stuff (1983)

The Right Stuff (1983)

Plays Sun. Jun. 30 at 1:30 and Wed. Jul. 3 at 7:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the SavCo Hospitality Summer Classic Film Series presented by the University of Michigan Credit Union, with media support from MLive/The Ann Arbor News.

This adaptation of the non-fiction novel by Tom Wolfe chronicles the first 15 years of America’s space program. By focusing on the lives of the Mercury astronauts, including John Glenn (Ed Harris) and Alan Shepard (Scott Glenn), the film recounts the dangers and frustrations experienced

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Do the Right Thing (1989)

Do the Right Thing (1989)

Sunday, June 30 at 4:00 PM at the State

30th anniversary screening presented with a new 4K restoration!

This powerful visual feast combines humor and drama with memorable characters while tracing the course of a single day on a block in the Bedford-Stuyvesant area of Brooklyn. It’s the hottest day of the year, a scorching 24-hour period that will change the lives of its residents forever.

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Spider-Man: Far From Home

Spider-Man: Far From Home

Opens Tue. Jul. 2 at the State.

Peter Parker returns in Spider-Man: Far From Home, the next chapter of the Spider-Man: Homecoming series! Our friendly neighborhood Super Hero decides to join his best friends Ned, MJ, and the rest of the gang on a European vacation. However, Peter’s plan to leave super heroics behind for a few weeks are quickly scrapped when he begrudgingly agrees to help Nick Fury uncover the mystery of several elemental creature attacks, creating havoc across the continent!

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Midsommar

Midsommar

Sneak preview on Tue. Jul. 2; Opens on Fri. Jul. 3 at the State

Dani and Christian are a young American couple with a relationship on the brink of falling apart. But after a family tragedy keeps them together, a grieving Dani invites herself to join Christian and his friends on a trip to a once-in-a-lifetime midsummer festival in a remote Swedish village. What begins as a carefree summer holiday in a land of eternal sunlight takes a sinister turn when the insular villagers invite their guests to partake in festivities that rend

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Casablanca (1942)

Casablanca (1942)

Wed. Jul. 3 at the Ann Arbor Farmers Market. Festivities start at 6pm and movies at sundown!

Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart), who owns a nightclub in Casablanca, discovers his old flame Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman) is in town with her husband, Victor Laszlo (Paul Henreid). Laszlo is a famed rebel, and with Germans on his tail, Ilsa knows Rick can help them get out of the country.

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Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am

Opens Fri. Jul. 5 at the Michigan.

In this Cinetopia 2019 Audience Award winner, author Toni Morrison leads an assembly of her peers, critics and colleagues on an exploration of race, history, America and the human condition.

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Pulp Fiction (1994)

Pulp Fiction (1994)

Plays Sat. Jul. 6 at 10:00 PM at the State.

Vincent Vega (John Travolta) and Jules Winnfield (Samuel L. Jackson) are hitmen with a penchant for philosophical discussions. In this ultra-hip, multi-strand crime movie, their storyline is interwoven with those of their boss, gangster Marsellus Wallace (Ving Rhames) ; his actress wife, Mia (Uma Thurman) ; struggling boxer Butch Coolidge (Bruce Willis) ; master fixer Winston Wolfe (Harvey Keitel) and a nervous pair of armed robbers, “Pumpkin” (Tim Roth) and “Honey

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Woodstock (1970)

Woodstock (1970)

Director’s Cut! Plays Sunday, July 7 at the Michigan. Part of the SavCo Hospitality Summer Classic Film Series presented by the University of Michigan Credit Union, with media support from MLive/The Ann Arbor News. Presented with a 10 minute intermission.

In 1969, 500,000 people descended on a small patch of field in a little-known town in upstate New York called Woodstock. In this documentary, the iconic event is chronicled in unflinching detail, from the event’s inception all the way through to the unexpect

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Carmine Street Guitars

Carmine Street Guitars

Plays Tue. Jul. 9 ONLY at the Michigan.

Once the centre of the New York bohemia, Greenwich Village is now home to lux restaurants, and buzzer door clothing stores catering to the nouveau riche. But one shop in the heart of the Village remains resilient to the encroaching gentrification: Carmine Street Guitars. There, custom guitar maker Rick Kelly and his young apprentice Cindy Hulej, build handcrafted guitars out of reclaimed wood from old hotels, bars, churches and other local buildings. Nothing looks or sounds quite like a R

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Ann Arbor Film Festival Presents: My Friend the Polish Girl

Ann Arbor Film Festival Presents: My Friend the Polish Girl

Wed. July 10 at 7:00 PM at the State.

Presented in partnership with the Ann Arbor Film Festival.
Free for AAFF & MT Gold Card members!

Borrowing from the language of cinema verité, this fiction film appears to be an experimental documentary told through the eyes (and lens) of Katie—an amateur filmmaker and American rich kid—making a film about Alicja, an erratic, unemployed Polish actress. In this raw, sexual, and visually brash film in post-Brexit-vote London, Katie’s colonizing, disruptive presence i

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The Room

The Room

Plays Wednesday, July 10 at 7:00 PM at the Michigan

A bona fide classic of midnight cinema, Tommy Wiseau’s misguided masterpiece subverts the rules of filmmaking with a boundless enthusiasm that renders such mundanities as acting, screenwriting, and cinematography utterly irrelevant. You will never see a football the same way again.

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Nevertheless Film Festival

Nevertheless Film Festival

Jul. 11 – Jul. 14 at the Michigan.

Don’t miss Nevertheless Film Festival, a new festival elevating the work of female-identifying filmmakers! Bringing you the latest and greatest documentaries, narratives, and short films made by women — for everyone.

Schedule now available! Learn more at neverthelessfilmfestival.com/film-guide.
Not a Michigan Theater sponsored film.

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The Fall of the American Empire

The Fall of the American Empire

Opens Fri. Jul. 12 at the Michigan.

Pierre-Paul Daoust, 36, an intellectual with a PhD in philosophy is forced to work as a deliveryman to afford a decent living. One day, while delivering a parcel, he gets caught in a hold up gone terribly wrong: two dead and millions in money bags laying on the ground. Pierre-Paul is confronted with a dilemma: leave empty handed, or take the money and run?

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Wild Rose

Wild Rose

Opens Fri. Jul. 12 at the State,

An official selection of Cinetopia 2019!
Fresh out of prison, a Scottish woman juggles her job and two children while pursuing her dream of becoming a country music star. She soon gets her chance when she travels to Nashville, Tenn., on a life-changing journey to discover her true voice. Features Jessie Buckley, Julie Walters, and Sophie Okonedo.

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Hidden Figures (2017)

Hidden Figures (2017)

Plays Sunday, July 14 and Wednesday, July 17 at the Michigan

Three brilliant African-American women at NASA — Katherine Johnson (Taraji P. Henson), Dorothy Vaughan (Octavia Spencer) and Mary Jackson (Janelle Monáe) — serve as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in history: the launch of astronaut John Glenn (Glen Powell) into orbit, a stunning achievement that restored the nation’s confidence, turned around the Space Race and galvanized the world.

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Meeting Gorbachev

Meeting Gorbachev

Plays Thu. Jul. 18 ONLY at the Michigan.

Mikhail Gorbachev, former president of the Soviet Union, sits down with filmmaker Werner Herzog to discuss his many achievements. Topics include the talks to reduce nuclear weapons, the reunification of Germany and the dissolution of his country.

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Echo in the Canyon

Echo in the Canyon

Opens Fr. Jul. 19 at the State.

Echo In The Canyon celebrates the explosion of popular music that came out of LA’s Laurel Canyon in the mid-60s as folk went electric and The Byrds, The Beach Boys, Buffalo Springfield and The Mamas and the Papas gave birth to the California Sound.

Featuring Jakob Dylan, the film explores the beginnings of the Laurel Canyon music scene. Dylan uncovers never-before-heard personal details behind the bands and their songs and how that music continues to inspire today. Echo in the Canyon

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Apollo 11

Apollo 11

Plays Sat. Jul. 20 ONLY at the Michigan.

Crafted from a newly discovered trove of 65mm footage, and more than 11,000 hours of uncatalogued audio recordings, Apollo 11 takes us straight to the heart of NASA’s most celebrated mission—the one that first put men on the moon, and forever made Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin into household names.

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Inglourious Basterds (2009)

Inglourious Basterds (2009)

Plays Sat. Jul. 20 at 10:00 PM at the State.

It is the first year of Germany’s occupation of France. Allied officer Lt. Aldo Raine (Brad Pitt) assembles a team of Jewish soldiers to commit violent acts of retribution against the Nazis, including the taking of their scalps. He and his men join forces with Bridget von Hammersmark, a German actress and undercover agent, to bring down the leaders of the Third Reich. Their fates converge with theater owner Shosanna Dreyfus, who seeks to avenge the Nazis’ execution of her

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The Godfather (1972)

The Godfather (1972)

Plays Sunday, July 21 and Wednesday, July 24 at the Michigan. Part of the SavCo Hospitality Summer Classic Film Series presented by the University of Michigan Credit Union, with media support from MLive/The Ann Arbor News.

Widely regarded as one of the greatest films of all time, this mob drama, based on Mario Puzo’s novel, focuses on the powerful Italian-American crime family of Don Vito Corleone (Marlon Brando). When the don’s youngest son, Michael (Al Pacino), reluctantly joins the Mafia, he

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Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Opens Fri. Jul. 26 at the Michigan.

Quentin Tarantino’s Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood visits 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing, as TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) make their way around an industry they hardly recognize anymore. The ninth film from the writer-director features a large ensemble cast and multiple storylines in a tribute to the final moments of Hollywood’s golden age.

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Maiden

Opens Fri. Jul. 26 at the State.

Maiden is the story of how Tracy Edwards, a 24-year-old cook in charter boats, became the skipper of the first ever all-female crew to enter the Whitbread Round the World in 1989. Tracy’s inspirational dream was opposed on all sides: her male competitors thought an all-women crew would never make it, the chauvinistic yachting press took bets on her failure, and potential sponsors rejected her, fearing they would die at sea and generate bad publicity. But Tracy refused to give up: she remor

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Aquaman (2018)

Aquaman (2018)

Fri. Jun. 21 at 5:00 PM at FREC Eastside.
Fri. Jul. 26 at 8:00 PM at FREC Soutwest.

Once home to the most advanced civilization on Earth, the city of Atlantis is now an underwater kingdom ruled by the power-hungry King Orm. With a vast army at his disposal, Orm plans to conquer the remaining oceanic people — and then the surface world. Standing in his way is Aquaman, Orm’s half-human, half-Atlantean brother and true heir to the throne. With help from royal counselor Vulko, Aquaman must retrieve the legendary Trident

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A Hard Day’s Night (1964)

A Hard Day’s Night (1964)

Plays Sunday, July 28 and Wednesday, July 31 at the Michigan. Part of the SavCo Hospitality Summer Classic Film Series presented by the University of Michigan Credit Union, with media support from MLive/The Ann Arbor News.

The Beatles in their feature film debut, one of the greatest rock-and-roll comedy adventures ever. The film takes on the just-left-of-reality style of mock-documentary, following “a day in the life” of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starrread more

The Farewell

The Farewell

Opens Fr. Aug. 2 at the State.

In this funny, uplifting tale based on an actual lie, Chinese-born, U.S.-raised Billi (Awkwafina) reluctantly returns to Changchun to find that, although the whole family knows their beloved matriarch, Nai-Nai, has been given mere weeks to live, everyone has decided not to tell Nai Nai herself. To assure her happiness, they gather under the joyful guise of an expedited wedding, uniting family members scattered among new homes abroad. As Billi navigates a minefield of family expectations and propri

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Despicable Me 3 (2017)

Despicable Me 3 (2017)

Fri. Aug. 2 at 5:00 PM at FREC Eastside.

The mischievous Minions hope that Gru will return to a life of crime after the new boss of the Anti-Villain League fires him. Instead, Gru decides to remain retired and travel to Freedonia to meet his long-lost twin brother for the first time. The reunited siblings soon find themselves in an uneasy alliance to take down the elusive Balthazar Bratt, a former 1980s child star who seeks revenge against the world.

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Alice’s Restaurant (1969)

Alice’s Restaurant (1969)

Plays Sunday, August 4 and Wednesday, August 7 at the Michigan. Part of the SavCo Hospitality Summer Classic Film Series presented by the University of Michigan Credit Union, with media support from MLive/The Ann Arbor News.

Arlo Guthrie plays himself in this film based on his song of the same name. After getting kicked out of college, Arlo decides to visit his friend Alice (Pat Quinn) for Thanksgiving dinner. After dinner is over, Arlo volunteers to take the trash to the dump, but finds it closed for the h

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Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986)

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986)

Wed. Aug. 7 at the Ann Arbor Farmers Market. Festivities start at 6pm and movies at sundown!

Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) has an uncanny skill at cutting classes and getting away with it. Intending to make one last duck-out before graduation, Ferris calls in sick, “borrows” a Ferrari, and embarks on a one-day journey through the streets of Chicago. On Ferris’ trail is high school principal Rooney (Jeffrey Jones), determined to catch him in the act.

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Ann Arbor Film Festival Presents: Nothing or Everything

Ann Arbor Film Festival Presents: Nothing or Everything

Wed. Aug. 7 at 7:00 PM at the State.

Presented in partnership with the Ann Arbor Film Festival.
Free for AAFF & MT Gold Card members!

In both the past and the present, two people walk deep into a mountain forest. For these two women born and raised in the city, there is no place more unfamiliar. It is a place where all kinds of living things are breathing. Here, two people in the present climb the mountain, following two people from the past. The film unfolds with past and present overlapping in the same spac

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Sing-a-long-a Sound of Music

Sing-a-long-a Sound of Music

Sun. Aug. 11 at 1:30 PM and Wed. Aug 14 at 7:00 PM at the Michigan. Part of the SavCo Hospitality Summer Classic Film Series presented by the University of Michigan Credit Union, with media support from MLive/The Ann Arbor News.

Calling all Nuns, Goat herders, Hills, Alps, Baronesses, Brown Paper Packages Tied up with String or any of your favorite things!!

Get ready to yodel in North America! This is your chance to sing-a-long to the most successful movie musical of all time. This is one of the funniest, most li

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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)

Plays Sunday, August 17 and Wednesday, August 21 at the Michigan. Part of the SavCo Hospitality Summer Classic Film Series presented by the University of Michigan Credit Union, with media support from MLive/The Ann Arbor News.

The true story of fast-draws and wild rides, battles with posses, train and bank robberies, a torrid love affair and a new lease on outlaw life in far away Bolivia. It is also a character study of a remarkable friendship between Butch – possibly the most likeable outlaw in frontier history &#

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La La Land (2016)

La La Land (2016)

Plays Sunday, August 25 and Wednesday, August 28 at the Michigan. Part of the SavCo Hospitality Summer Classic Film Series presented by the University of Michigan Credit Union, with media support from MLive/The Ann Arbor News.

Sebastian (Ryan Gosling) and Mia (Emma Stone) are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love. But as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other th

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Mary Poppins Returns (2018)

Mary Poppins Returns (2018)

Fri. Aug. 30 at New Center Park. Doors at 7:30–Movies start later.

Decades after her original visit, the magical nanny returns to help the Banks siblings and Michael’s children through a difficult time in their lives.

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Casablanca (1942)

Casablanca (1942)

Plays Monday, September 2 at 7:00 PM at the Michigan – FREE for students with valid I.D! Part of the SavCo Hospitality Summer Classic Film Series presented by the University of Michigan Credit Union, with media support from MLive/The Ann Arbor News.

Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart), who owns a nightclub in Casablanca, discovers his old flame Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman) is in town with her husband, Victor Laszlo (Paul Henreid). Laszlo is a famed rebel, and with Germans on his tail, Ilsa knows Rick can he

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A Star is Born (2018)

Wed. Sep. 4 at the Ann Arbor Farmers Market. Festivities start at 6pm and movies at sundown!

Seasoned musician Jackson Maine discovers — and falls in love with — struggling artist Ally. She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer until Jackson coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jackson fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons.

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Ann Arbor Film Festival Presents: <3

Ann Arbor Film Festival Presents:

Wed. Sep. 11 at 7:00 PM at the State.

Presented in partnership with the Ann Arbor Film Festival.
Free for AAFF & MT Gold Card members!

The LNZ Visual Album is the longest night of LNZ’s life as everyone is trying to kill her. In this loosely woven, spiraling death odyssey of the night, LNZ’s body moves through different forms of digital imagery until finally being uploaded to the Internet to live forever. Formally, it’s a 60-minute selfie, lol. It’s also a coming-of-age story in a technological commun

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The Lego Movie (2014)

The Lego Movie (2014)

Fri. Sep. 20 on Maynard Street. Festivities start at 8pm and the movie begins at dusk. Bring your chairs and blankets.

Emmet (Chris Pratt), an ordinary LEGO figurine who always follows the rules, is mistakenly identified as the Special — an extraordinary being and the key to saving the world. He finds himself drafted into a fellowship of strangers who are on a mission to stop an evil tyrant’s (Will Ferrell) plans to conquer the world. Unfortunately for Emmet, he is hopelessly — and hilariously — unprepared fo

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Motherload

Motherload

Plays Mon. Sep. 23 at 7:00 PM at the Michigan. Presented by Urban Rider Cargo Bikes.

On her quest for a deeper connection in an increasingly isolated and digital world, director Liz Canning found an answer in cargo bikes. MOTHERLOAD shares this experience while exploring sustainability, consumption, and how something as simple as a bike can reshape ideas about transportation and freedom.

MOTHERLOAD looks at the origins of the bicycle, its rise to popularity and profound social impact—particularly on the liv

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Coco (2017)

Fri. Sep. 27 at 8:00 PM at FREC Southwest.

Despite his family’s generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead. After meeting a charming trickster named Héctor, the two new friends embark on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history.

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Ann Arbor Film Festival Presents: Two A.M.

Ann Arbor Film Festival Presents: Two A.M.

Wed. Oct. 9 at 7:00 PM at the State.

Presented in partnership with the Ann Arbor Film Festival.
Free for AAFF & MT Gold Card members!

Sanna is pitted against an overbearing family of mind-reading “Watchers.” As a telepathic police state manipulates social unrest in a city in flames, Sanna attempts to reconnect with her sister Algin, a blacklisted pop singer. On the run from her unpredictably sinister Watcher cousins, Sanna is soon joined by her lover Franz. But just as the possibility of freedom seems fin

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Our Voices: Our Stories – The Tuskegee Airmen (2019)

Our Voices: Our Stories – The Tuskegee Airmen (2019)

“Our Voices: Our Stories – The Tuskegee Airmen” is a new documentary that focuses on the stellar military careers of Tuskegee Airmen Lt. Col. Alexander Jefferson and Lt. Col. Harry T. Stewart Jr.– two riveting first-person accounts of what life was like as combat pilots in the 332nd Fighter Group during WWI.

“Our Voices: Our Stories” is a new documentary series by Ford Fund, highlighting the inspirational stories of African Americans who have accomplished things no one thought possible – achievements tha

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