Films at the State

Captain Marvel

Captain Marvel

The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, “Captain Marvel” is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Brie Larson stars as Danvers, alongside Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Annette Bening, Clark Gregg, and Jude Law.

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Climax

Climax

Opens Friday, March 15 at the State! Sneak preview Thursday!

From director Gaspar Noé (Irreversible; Enter the Void; Love) comes a hypnotic, hallucinatory, and ultimately hair-raising depiction of a party that descends into delirium over the course of one wintry night. In Climax, a troupe of young dancers gathers in a remote and empty school building to rehearse. The troupe begins an all-night celebration that turns nightmarish as the dancers discover they’ve been pounding cups of san

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Ruben Brandt, Collector

Ruben Brandt, Collector

Opens Friday, March 15 at the State!

Ruben Brandt, a famous psychotherapist, is forced to steal 13 paintings from the world’s renowned museums and private collections to prevent his suffering from terrible nightmares he has as a result of subliminal messaging he received as a child. Accompanied by his four patients, he and his band of thieves strike regularly and with great success: the Louvre, Tate, Uffizi, Hermitage, the Museum of Modern Art. “The Collector” quickly becomes the most wanted criminal in the wo

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Green Book

Green Book

Oscar® Winner for Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor – Mahershala Ali, and Best Original Screenplay!

When Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen), a bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx, is hired to drive Dr. Don Shirley (Mahershala Ali), a world-class Black pianist, on a concert tour from Manhattan to the Deep South, they must rely on “The Green Book” to guide them to the few establishments that were then safe for African-Americans. Confronted with racism, danger-as well as unexpected

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Us

Us

Opens Friday, March 22 at the State! Sneak preview Thursday!

A new nightmare from the mind of Oscar®-winner Jordan Peele (Get Out). Haunted by an unexplainable and unresolved trauma from her past and compounded by a string of eerie coincidences, Adelaide feels her paranoia elevate to high-alert as she grows increasingly certain that something bad is going to befall her family. After spending a tense beach day with their friends, the Tylers, Adelaide and her family return to their vacation home. When darkne

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Birds of Passage (Pajaros de Verano)

Birds of Passage (Pajaros de Verano)

From the Oscar (R)-nominated team behind the genre-defying Embrace of the Serpent, comes an equally audacious saga centered on the Wayúu indigenous people during a crucial period in recent Colombian history. Torn between his desire to become a powerful man and his duty to uphold his culture’s values, Rapayet (José Acosta) enters the drug trafficking business in the 1970s and finds quick success despite his tribe’s matriarch Ursula’s (Carmiña Martínez) disapproval. Ignoring ancient omens, Rapayet and his family get caugh

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The Russian Five

The Russian Five

Plays Saturday, March 23 to Monday, March 25 at the State!

A 2018 Cinetopia Film Festival Favorite! Screening on Saturday, March 23 will include a Q&A with Director Joshua Riehl and Producer Jenny Feterovich!This is the dramatic story of the five Russian hockey stars who helped propel the Detroit Red Wings to two Stanley Cup championships and created one of the most memorable chapters in Motor City sports history. The film gives the behind-the-scenes story of the Red Wings’ strategy in luring the five Russian play

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The Beach Bum

The Beach Bum

The Beach Bum follows the hilarious misadventures of Moondog (Matthew McConaughey), a rebellious rogue who always lives life by his own rules. Co-starring Snoop Dog, Zac Efron, and Isla Fisher in this refreshingly original and subversive new comedy from director Harmony Korine (Kids, Spring Breakers).

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The Mustang

The Mustang

Opens Friday, March 29 at the State!

Roman (Matthias Schoenaerts), a convict in a rural Nevada prison who struggles to escape his violent past, is required to participate in an “outdoor maintenance” program as part of his state-mandated social rehabilitation. Spotted by a no-nonsense veteran trainer (Bruce Dern) and helped by an outgoing fellow inmate and trick rider (Jason Mitchell), Roman is accepted into the selective wild horse training section of the program, where he finds his own humanity

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Get Out

Get Out

Plays Friday, March 29 at 11:59 PM at the State! Part of Late-Nights at the State!

Midnights are only $8! Now that Chris and his girlfriend, Rose, have reached the meet-the-parents milestone of dating, she invites him for a weekend getaway upstate with Missy and Dean. At first, Chris reads the family’s overly accommodating behavior as nervous attempts to deal with their daughter’s interracial relationship, but as the weekend progresses, a series of increas

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Meow Wolf: Origin Story

Meow Wolf: Origin Story

Plays Friday, March 29 at 11:59 PM at the State!

Directed by Morgan Capps and Jilann Spitzmiller, this independent 2018 documentary takes viewers through the meteoric rise of a penniless, anarchic art collective (featured on Thursday 3/28 in the Penny Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series) as it attracts the support of author George R.R. Martin (Game of Thrones), morphing into a multimillion dollar corporation in just a few short years. Presented in partnership with the Ann Arbor Film Festival and the Penny Stamps Speaker Series.

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A Little Princess

A Little Princess

Plays Tuesday, April 2 at 7:00 PM at the State.

A privileged, free-spirited young girl tries to adapt to life in a strict boarding school in this charming, critically acclaimed children’s fantasy. Adapting a novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett, also the author of The Secret Garden, the film shifts the story’s setting to World War I. 10 year-old Sara Crewe (Liesel Matthews) has been left in a respected New York City boarding school while her British father heads overseas to fight. Filled with wild stories and a playful attitu

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The Princess Bride

The Princess Bride

Plays Fri, Apr. 5 at 10:00 PM at the Michigan!

Audiences are encouraged to quote-along and interact with the film! “Inconceivable!” A storybook stableboy turns pirate (Cary Elwes) and rescues his beloved (Robin Wright), who is about to marry a dreadful prince. Based on the William Goldman novel “The Princess Bride” which earned its own loyal audience.

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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Plays Saturday, April 6 at 10:00 PM at the State.

Winner of the 2019 Oscar for Best Animated Feature!

Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask.

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Y Tu Mama Tambien

Y Tu Mama Tambien

Plays Tuesday, April 9 at the State.

Alfonso Cuarón directed and co-wrote this sexy art-house hit from Mexico. The funny and moving coming-of-age story centers on two immature teens who get an education in love when they take a sexy road trip with a liberated, unhappily married woman (Maribel Verdu).

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The Trip (2011)

The Trip (2011)

Plays Wednesday, April 10 at the State. Featuring half-off glasses of wine every Wednesday!

Playing loose versions of themselves, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon reprise their hilariously fictionalized roles from Tristam Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story and reunite with acclaimed director Michael Winterbottom for an acerbically witty, largely improvised ride through the English countryside. Tapped by The Observer to review fine restaurants throughout the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales, Steve finds himself without a traveling compan

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The Hummingbird Project

The Hummingbird Project

In this modern epic, Kim Nguyen exposes the ruthless edge of our increasingly digital world. Cousins from New York, Vincent (Jesse Eisenberg) and Anton (Alexander Skarsgård) are players in the high-stakes game of High-Frequency Trading, where winning is measured in milliseconds. Their dream? To build a straight fiber-optic cable line between Kansas and New Jersey, making them millions. But nothing is straightforward for this flawed pair. Anton is the brains, Vincent is the hustler, and together they push each other and everyone around them

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Shaun of the Dead

Shaun of the Dead

Sat. Apr. 13 at 10:00 PM at the State.

Shaun (Simon Pegg) is a 30-something loser with a dull, easy existence. When he’s not working at the electronics store, he lives with his slovenly best friend, Ed (Nick Frost), in a small flat on the outskirts of London. The only unpredictable element in his life is his girlfriend, Liz (Kate Ashfield), who wishes desperately for Shaun to grow up and be a man. When the town is inexplicably overrun with zombies, Shaun must rise to the occasion and protect both Liz and his mother (Penelope Wi

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Plays Tuesday, April 16 at 7:00 PM at the State.

Harry Potter’s (Daniel Radcliffe) third year at Hogwarts starts off badly when he learns deranged killer Sirius Black (Gary Oldman) has escaped from Azkaban prison and is bent on murdering the teenage wizard. While Hermione’s (Emma Watson) cat torments Ron’s (Rupert Grint) sickly rat, causing a rift among the trio, a swarm of nasty Dementors is sent to protect the school from Black. A mysterious new teacher helps Harry learn to defend himself, but what is his secret t

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A Year in Burgundy

A Year in Burgundy

Plays Wednesday, April 17 at the State. Featuring half-off glasses of wine every Wednesday!

Filmmaker David Kennard spends four seasons with seven families who live in the Burgundy region of France, and who earn their livings by making wine.

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The Brink

The Brink

When Steve Bannon left his position as White House chief strategist less than a week after the Charlottesville “Unite the Right” rally in August 2017, he was already a notorious figure in Trump’s inner circle, and for bringing a far-right ideology into the highest echelons of American politics. Unconstrained by an official post — though some say he still has a direct line to the White House — he became free to peddle influence as a perceived kingmaker, turning his controversial brand of nationalism into a global

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Children of Men

Children of Men

Plays Tuesday, April 23 at 7:00 at the State.

When infertility threatens mankind with extinction and the last child born has perished, a disillusioned bureaucrat (Clive Owen) becomes the unlikely champion in the fight for the survival of Earth’s population; He must face down his own demons and protect the planet’s last remaining hope from danger.
Directed by Alfonso Cuaron.

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Somm

Somm

Plays Wednesday, April 24 at the State. Featuring half-off glasses of wine every Wednesday!

Four men will do anything to pass the most difficult test you’ve NEVER heard of… SOMM takes the viewer on a humorous, emotional and illuminating look into a mysterious world – the Court of Master Sommeliers and the massively intimidating Master Sommelier Exam. The Court of Master Sommeliers is one of the world’s most prestigious, secretive, and exclusive organizations. Since its inception almost 40 years ago, less

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Family

Family

Socially inept Kate (Orphan Black’s Taylor Schilling) is tasked with babysitting her equally awkward niece Maddie for her brother. Things go from bad to worse when Maddie runs off to join the Juggalos, meaning Kate must deal with her own issues of social paranoia to help bring her back. Also stars SNL’s Kate McKinnon.

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