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Upcoming Films

E.g., 2016-06-28
E.g., 2016-06-28
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:50pm
  • Sun., June 26, 2016, 1:30 pm
  • Wed., June 29, 2016, 6:00 pm
New 2K digital restoration!
Morley Lecture Hall

Fritz Lang’s final silent film tried to recapture the magic and spectacle of his 1927 sci-fi masterpiece Metropolis. It chronicles an intrigue-laden expedition to the moon to look for lunar gold. The film’s rocket science proved so revealing that the movie was suppressed by the Nazis from 1933 to 1945.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
The Champ
  • Wed., July 6, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., July 8, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this sentimental but affecting pre-Code melodrama, a washed-up, alcoholic prizefighter tries to retain custody of his beloved young son.

Friday, July 8, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
The Champ
  • Wed., July 6, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., July 8, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this sentimental but affecting pre-Code melodrama, a washed-up, alcoholic prizefighter tries to retain custody of his beloved young son.

Sunday, July 10, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:05pm
Songs My Brothers Taught Me
  • Sun., July 10, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

This laid-back, evocatively shot drama focuses on two Lakota teens living with their single mother on South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Indian Reservation. The two, who are very close, take different paths after learning of the death of their long-absent, rodeo-cowboy dad.

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:50pm
Body and Soul
  • Wed., July 13, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., July 15, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A boxing champion who has drifted into corruption and immorality tries to get back on track. This hard-hitting, anti-capitalist critique of the boxing world helped land some of its makers before the House Un-American Activities Committee.

Friday, July 15, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:50pm
Body and Soul
  • Wed., July 13, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., July 15, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

A boxing champion who has drifted into corruption and immorality tries to get back on track. This hard-hitting, anti-capitalist critique of the boxing world helped land some of its makers before the House Un-American Activities Committee.

Sunday, July 17, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:20pm
Medium Cool
  • Sun., July 17, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

The late great cinematographer and leftist Haskell Wexler directed this groundbreaking, influential classic—a unique mix of fiction and cinéma vérité in which an amoral TV news cameraman shoots the street demonstrations/riots during the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago. Adults only!

Wednesday, July 20, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm
The Set-Up
  • Wed., July 20, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., July 22, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this intense real-time drama, an aging pugilist seeks one more victory in the ring, despite his wife’s insistent pleas that he hang up his gloves.

Friday, July 22, 2016 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm
The Set-Up
  • Wed., July 20, 2016, 7:00 pm
  • Fri., July 22, 2016, 7:00 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

In this intense real-time drama, an aging pugilist seeks one more victory in the ring, despite his wife’s insistent pleas that he hang up his gloves.

Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 1:30pm to 3:05pm
The Last Man on the Moon
  • Sun., July 24, 2016, 1:30 pm
Morley Lecture Hall

Apollo astronaut Gene Cernan, the last American to walk on the lunar surface, is profiled in an inspiring documentary that celebrates the heroism of this Apollo astronaut while also calculating the personal cost of celebrity.

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