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Santa Cruz's Only Locally Owned & Operated Movie Theatres Since 1969

Showtimes through Thursday, February 12th 2015

 


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THE NICK
210 Lincoln St. Santa Cruz

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"BLACK SEA is a fittingly

immersive thriller"  - L.A. Times

Daily: (2:10pm), (4:40), 7:10, 9:40

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2/6 - 2/12: (12:40pm), (5:10)

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ANIMATED

Daily: (3:30pm), 7:20

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2/6 - 2/12: (3:00pm), 7:20

LIVE ACTION

Daily: (1:00pm), 9:10

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2/6 - 2/12: (4:50pm), 9:10

4 Academy Award Nominations

"Rich, ruthless and profoundly compassionate study of life and love and art" - Salon.com

Daily: (12:40pm), (3:45), 6:50

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2/6 - 2/12: (1:00pm), 6:30

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8 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS

including BEST MOTION PICTURE

Daily: (2:00pm), (4:30), 7:00, 9:30

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2/6 - 2/12: (2:00pm), (4:30), 7:00, 9:30

 

*****ENDS THURSDAY 2/5*****

Starring Johnny Depp & Gwyneth Paltrow

Daily: (5:10pm), 9:45

*****OPENS FRIDAY 2/6*****

"Cotillard is magnificent" -Rolling Stone

Marion Cotillard - Academy Award Nominee for Best Leading Actress

2/6 - 2/12: (12:50pm), (3:10), 7:30, 9:40

 

*****RETURNING TO THE NICK on FRIDAY 2/6*****

5 Academy Award Nominations including BEST MOTION PICTURE

2/6 - 2/12: (4:10pm), 9:35

DEL MAR THEATRE
1124 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz

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"A revelation: meticulously constructed, brilliantly acted, suspenseful and sharply written."

-USA Today

Daily: (1:40pm), (4:20), 7:00, 9:40

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2/6 - 2/12: (1:50pm), (4:30), 7:10, 9:45

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2 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS

including BEST MOTION PICTURE

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Daily: (1:50pm), (4:30), 7:10, 9:50

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2/6 - 2/12: (1:40pm), (4:20), 7:00, 9:40

ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATED for

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

"Packed with hilarity, soulful reveries, stylistic ingenuity"

- Rolling Stone

Starring Joaquin Phoenix

Daily: (12:45pm), (3:45), 6:45, 9:40

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2/6 - 2/12: (3:45), 9:10

*****STARTING FRIDAY 2/6*****

9 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS including BEST MOTION PICTURE

2/6 - 2/12: (1:15pm), 6:45

MIDNIGHTS AT THE DEL MAR presents

Shadowcast by SLUGS IN FISHNETS

Friday 2/6 @ 12:00am MIDNIGHT

Saturday 2/7 @ 12:00am MIDNIGHT

APTOS CINEMAS
122 Rancho Del Mar. Aptos

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9 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS including BEST MOTION PICTURE

Once Nightly: 7:10pm

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2/6 - 2/12: 7:10pm* + Fri, Sat 9:35pm + Sat, Sun (11:40am)

*No 7:10pm show on Thurs 2/12

8 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS

including BEST MOTION PICTURE

Daily: (2:00pm), (4:30), 7:00

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2/6 - 2/12: (2:00pm), (4:30), 7:00* + Fri, Sat 9:30pm +Sat, Sun (11:30am)

*No 7:00pm show on Thurs 2/12

2 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS

"Beautiful and moving."

- Washington Post

Once Daily: (4:45pm)

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2/6 - 2/12: (4:45pm)

5 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS including BEST MOTION PICTURE

The Extraordinary Story of

Jane and Stephen Hawking

Once Daily: (2:10pm)

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2/6 - 2/12: (2:10pm)

ADVANCE SCREENINGS

Thurs 2/12 @ 8:00pm & 8:30pm

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COMING SOON!

2/13 - 2/19: (11:00am), (12:00), (1:40), (2:40), (4:20), (5:20), 7:00, 8:00, 9:35

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Special Events Screenings on 2/13 & 2/15

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A MOST VIOLENT YEAR

 

Set during the winter of 1981 -- statistically one of the most crime-ridden of New York City's history -- A MOST VIOLENT YEAR is a drama following the lives of an immigrant and his family as they attempt to capitalize on the American Dream, while the rampant violence, decay and corruption of the day drag them in and threaten to destroy all they have built.

Running Time: 125

Rated: R (for language and some violence)

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"Chastain is killer good, and Isaac is an implosive powerhouse in a film that reflects a world where nothing is held sacred. You watch with nerves clenched, holding on tight" - Rolling Stone.

"A Most Violent Year" presents an honorable man struggling to stay true to his values in the face of temptation. It is also the portrait of a brilliant hustler working a very long con. It's a terrific movie either way." - New York Times

 

 

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Daily: (1:40pm), (4:20), 7:00, 9:40

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2/6 - 2/12: (1:50pm), (4:30), 7:10, 9:45

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SELMA

 

2 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS

including BEST MOTION PICTURE

 

SELMA is the story of a movement. The film chronicles the tumultuous three-month period in 1965, when Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. led a dangerous campaign to secure equal voting rights in the face of violent opposition. The epic march from Selma to Montgomery culminated in President Johnson (Tom Wilkinson) signing the Voting Rights Act of 1965, one of the most significant victories for the Civil Rights Movement. Director Ava DuVernay's SELMA tells the real story of how the revered leader and visionary Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (David Oyelowo) and his brothers and sisters in the movement prompted change that forever altered history.

Running Time: 127

Rated: PG-13 (for disturbing thematic material including violence, a suggestive moment, and brief strong language)

 

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Daily: (1:50pm), (4:30), 7:10, 9:50

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2/6 - 2/12: (1:40pm), (4:20), 7:00, 9:40

 

 

 




INHERENT VICE

 

ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATED for

BEST ADAPTED SCREENPLAY

 

 

INHERENT VICE is the seventh feature from Paul Thomas Anderson and the first ever film adaption of a Thomas Pynchon novel. When private eye Doc Sportello's ex-old lady suddenly, out of nowhere, shows up with a story about her current billionaire land developer boyfriend whom she just happens to be in love with, and a plot by his wife and her boyfriend to kidnap that billionaire and throw him in a looney bin...well, easy for her to say. It's the tail end of the psychedelic `60s and paranoia is running the day and Doc knows that "love" is another of those words going around at the moment, like "trip" or "groovy," that's being way too overused - except this one usually leads to trouble. With a cast of characters that includes surfers, hustlers, dopers and rockers, a murderous loan shark, LAPD Detectives, a tenor sax player working undercover, and a mysterious entity known as the Golden Fang, which may only be a tax dodge set up by some dentists... Part surf noir, part psychedelic romp - all Thomas Pynchon.

Running Time: 148

Rated: R (for drug use throughout, sexual content, graphic nudity, language and some violence)

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Daily: (12:45pm), (3:45), 6:45, 9:40

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2/6 - 2/12: (3:45), 9:10

 

 




BIRDMAN or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

 

9 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS including BEST MOTION PICTURE                      ******

WINNER OF 2 GOLDEN GLOBES for BEST SCREENPLAY & BEST ACTOR Michael Keaton

In a thrilling leap forward for director Alejandro González Iñárritu, Birdman is an ambitious technical showcase powered by a layered story and outstanding performances from Michael Keaton and Edward Norton. This black comedy tells the story of a washed-up actor, famous for portraying an iconic superhero, who struggles to relaunch his career by mounting a Broadway play. In one of the most imaginative, creative, and critically acclaimed films we’ve seen in a long time, Michael Keaton relaunches his own career with an award-worthy performance destined for Oscar attention.

 

Running Time: 119

Rated: R (for language throughout, some sexual content and brief violence)

 

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"A triumph on every creative level, from casting to execution"

- Variety

"Flying High Again: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu on the Making of BIRDMAN"

READ THE FULL ROLLING STONE ARTICLE HERE

 

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*****STARTING FRIDAY 2/6*****

2/6 - 2/12: (1:15pm), 6:45

 

 

 

 

 




Midnights at The Del Mar presents

THE ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW--

SHADOWCAST by SLUGS IN FISHNETS

This low-budget freak show/cult classic/cultural institution concerns the misadventures of Brad Majors (Barry Bostwick) and Janet Weiss (Susan Sarandon) inside a strange mansion that they come across on a rainy night. After the wholesome pair profess their love through an opening song, their car breaks down in the woods, and they seek refuge in a towering castle nearby. Greeting them at the door is a ghoulish butler named Riff Raff (Richard O'Brien), who introduces them to a bacchanalian collection of partygoers dressed in outfits from some sort of interplanetary thrift shop. The host of this gathering is a transvestite clad in lingerie, Dr. Frank N. Furter (Tim Curry), a mad scientist who claims to be from another planet. With assistants Columbia (Nell Campbell) and Magenta (Patricia Quinn) looking on, Frank unveils his latest creation -- a figure wrapped in gauze and submerged in a tank full of liquid.

 

Running Time: 110

Rated: R

Friday, Feb 6 at 12:00am - BUY TICKETS HERE

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Friday 2/6 @ 12:00am MIDNIGHT

Saturday 2/7 @ 12:00am MIDNIGHT

 

 

 

 

 

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BLACK SEA

Starring Jude Law

A suspenseful adventure thriller directed by Academy Award winner Kevin Macdonald, centering on a rogue submarine captain (two-time Academy Award nominee Jude Law) who pulls together a misfit crew to go after a sunken treasure rumored to be lost in the depths of the Black Sea. As greed and desperation take control onboard their claustrophobic vessel, the increasing uncertainty of the mission causes the men to turn on each other to fight for their own survival.

Running Time: 115

Rated: R (for language throughout, some graphic images and violence)

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"Old-fashioned storytelling values and zeitgeisty relevance make for a worthy addition to sub-aquatic cinema's nerve-juddering legacy."  - Time Out

 

 

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Daily: (2:10pm), (4:40), 7:10, 9:40

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2/6 - 2/12: (12:40pm), (5:10)

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THE OSCAR NOMINATED SHORT FILMS -ANIMATED

 

The Nickelodeon Theatres is screening once again the wildly popular OSCAR® Nominated Short Film program (Live Action & Animation).

The OSCAR® Nominated Short Films has met enthusiastic audiences ever since its launch 8 years ago giving people around the world an opportunity to see the nominated films prior to the OSCAR® Awards ceremony.

For the tenth consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films Animated opening on Jan. 30th.

ANIMATED PROGRAM: 77 minutes
Me and My Moulton (Torill Kove) – 14 minutes/Canada/English
Feast (Patrick Osborne and Kristina Reed) – 6 minutes/USA/Non-dialogue
The Bigger Picture (Daisy Jacobs and Christopher Hees) – 7 minutes/UK/English
A Single Life (Marieke Blaauw, Joris Oprins, Job Roggeveen) – 2 minutes/The Netherlands/Non-dialogue
The Dam Keeper (Robert Kondo and Dice Tsutsumi) – 18 minutes/USA/Non-dialogue


ADDITIONAL ANIMATED SHORTS: 
Sweet Cocoon – 6 minutes/France/Non-dialogue (A caterpillar about to undergo her metamorphosis finds her cocoon is much too small to squeeze into. Two helpful insects come to her aid.)


Footprints – 4 minutes/USA/Non-dialogue (A gullible man goes on a quest to find a mysterious, destructive monster, only to arrive at a surprising revelation. Directed by Bill Plympton.)


Duet – 4 minutes/USA/Non-dialogue (Animated in its entirety and directed by Glen Keane, DUET tells the story of Mia and Tosh and how their individual paths in life weave together to create an inspired duet.)


Bus Story – 11 minutes/Canada/English (Our protagonist dreams of becoming a bus driver in order to cruise down quiet country lanes and connect with nature, her young charges and their parents. But her idyllic view of her new job is sorely tested after she meets her surly boss, named Killer, and discovers that winding roads can prove treacherous in winter, especially with a faulty clutch.)


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Running Time: 104

Rated: NR

 

 

 

 

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ANIMATED PROGRAM

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2/6 - 2/12: (3:00pm), 7:20

 

 

 




THE OSCAR NOMINATED SHORT FILMS -LIVE ACTION

 

The Nickelodeon Theatres is screening once again the wildly popular OSCAR® Nominated Short Film program (Live Action & Animation).

The OSCAR® Nominated Short Films has met enthusiastic audiences ever since its launch 8 years ago giving people around the world an opportunity to see the nominated films prior to the OSCAR® Awards ceremony.

For the tenth consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films Live Action opening on Jan. 30th.

LIVE ACTION: 117 minutes
Parvaneh (Talkhon Hamzavi and Stefan Eichenberger) – 25 minutes/Switzerland/Dari and Swiss German
Boogaloo and Graham (Michael Lennox and Ronan Blaney) – 14 minutes/UK/English
Aya (Oded Binnun and Mihal Brezis) – 39 minutes/Israel and France/English, Hebrew, Danish
The Phone Call (Mat Kirkby and James Lucas) – 21 minutes/UK/English
Butter Lamp (La Lampe Au Beurre De Yak) (Hu Wei and Julien Féret) – 15 minutes/France and China/Tibetan

 


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Running Time: 117

Rated: NR

 

 

 

 

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LIVE ACTION PROGRAM

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2/6 - 2/12: (4:50pm), 9:10

 

 

 




MR. TURNER

 

4 Academy Award Nominations

This film explores the last quarter century of the great if eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851). Profoundly affected by the death of his father, loved by a housekeeper he takes for granted and occasionally exploits sexually, he forms a close relationship with a seaside landlady with whom he eventually lives incognito in Chelsea, where he dies. Throughout this, he travels, paints, stays with the country aristocracy, visits brothels, is a popular if anarchic member of the Royal Academy of Arts, has himself strapped to the mast of a ship so that he can paint a snowstorm, and is both celebrated and reviled by the public and by royalty.

 

Running Time: 149

Rated: R (for some sexual content)

 

"You leave MR.TURNER, as with all good fact-based films, wanting to know more about this man and his work - and remembering that beautiful, almost touchable light, on the canvas and on the screen."  -Seattle Times

 

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Daily: (12:40pm), (3:45), 6:50

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2/6 - 2/12: (1:00pm), 6:30

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"J.M.W. Turner, arguably the greatest of British painters, was an uncommonly difficult man, and "Mr. Turner," the exceptional film Mike Leigh has made about him, does not do things the easy way either." -Los Angeles Times

 

 




THE IMITATION GAME

8 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS

including BEST MOTION PICTURE

Starring Benedict Cumberbatch , Keira Knightley and Allen Leech

In THE IMITATION GAME, Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Alan Turing, the genius British mathematician, logician, cryptologist and computer scientist who led the charge to crack the German Enigma Code that helped the Allies win WWII. Turing went on to assist with the development of computers at the University of Manchester after the war, but was prosecuted by the UK government in 1952 for homosexual acts which the country deemed illegal.

Running Time: 114

Rated: PG-13 (for some sexual references, mature thematic material and historical smoking)

 

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Daily: (2:00pm), (4:30), 7:00, 9:30

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2/6 - 2/12: (2:00pm), (4:30), 7:00, 9:30

 

 

 

"The Imitation Game" translates Turing and his team's achievement for a lay audience, while dramatizing the personal, scientific and bureaucratic obstacles they faced."

-The San Francisco Chronicle

 

"There's an algorithm for making an Oscar-ready prestige picture and THE IMITATION GAME follows it obsessively."

- NY Daily News

 

 




MORTDECAI

Starring Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow and Ewan McGregor

Juggling some angry Russians, the British Mi5, his impossibly leggy wife and an international terrorist, debonair art dealer and part time rogue Charlie Mortdecai (Johnny Depp) must traverse the globe armed only with his good looks and special charm in a race to recover a stolen painting rumored to contain the code to a lost bank account filled with Nazi gold.

Running Time: 106

Rated: R (for some language and sexual material)

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*****ENDS THURSDAY 2/5*****

Daily: (5:10pm), 9:45

 

 

 

 




TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT

 

Marion Cotillard is nominated  for a 2015 Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role.

Sandra (Marion Cotillard) has just been released from the hospital to find that she no longer has a job. According to management, the only way Sandra can hope to regain her position at the factory is to convince her co-workers to sacrifice their much-needed yearly bonuses. Now, over the course of one weekend, Sandra must confront each co-worker individually in order to win a majority of their votes before time runs out. With TWO DAYS, ONE NIGHT, the Dardennes have turned a relevant social inquiry into a powerful statement on community solidarity, once again delivering a film that is simple on the surface but alive with both compassion and wisdom.

Running Time: 95

Rated: PG-13 (for some mature thematic elements)

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"Cotillard is magnificent, her luminous eyes reflecting a soul in crisis. The Dardenne brothers have created a film for its time, bristling with peril and alive to every flicker of human decency."  - Rolling Stone.

 

 

 

 

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****OPENING FRIDAY 2/6****

2/6 - 2/12: (12:50pm), (3:10), 7:30, 9:40

 

 

 

 




WHIPLASH

5 Academy Award Nominations including BEST MOTION PICTURE

Starring 2015 Oscar nominated J.K. Simmons and Miles Teller

Andrew Neyman is an ambitious young jazz drummer, single-minded in his pursuit to rise to the top of his elite east coast music conservatory. Plagued by the failed writing career of his father, Andrew hungers day and night to become one of the greats. Terence Fletcher, an instructor equally known for his teaching talents as for his terrifying methods, leads the top jazz ensemble in the school. Fletcher discovers Andrew and transfers the aspiring drummer into his band, forever changing the young man's life. Andrew's passion to achieve perfection quickly spirals into obsession, as his ruthless teacher continues to push him to the brink of both his ability-and his sanity.

Running Time: 106

Rated: R (for strong language including some sexual references)

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****RETURNING TO THE NICK

ON FRIDAY 2/6****

 

2/6 - 2/12: (4:10pm), 9:35

 

"Directing with a cool, steady hand that renounces shaky-cam the way Fletcher would denounce rock 'n roll, and getting strong performances from his two leads, Chazelle provides a potent metaphor for artistic ambition as both a religion and an addiction."

-TIME

 

"The two stars are fully committed to the concept that the pursuit of perfection doesn't always triumph, and the film pounds in the temples with the feverish tempo of a jazz riff."

-New York Observer

 



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BIRDMAN or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

 

9 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS including BEST MOTION PICTURE                      ******

WINNER OF 2 GOLDEN GLOBES for BEST SCREENPLAY & BEST ACTOR Michael Keaton

In a thrilling leap forward for director Alejandro González Iñárritu, Birdman is an ambitious technical showcase powered by a layered story and outstanding performances from Michael Keaton and Edward Norton. This black comedy tells the story of a washed-up actor, famous for portraying an iconic superhero, who struggles to relaunch his career by mounting a Broadway play. In one of the most imaginative, creative, and critically acclaimed films we’ve seen in a long time, Michael Keaton relaunches his own career with an award-worthy performance destined for Oscar attention.

 

Running Time: 119

Rated: R (for language throughout, some sexual content and brief violence)

 

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"A triumph on every creative level, from casting to execution"

- Variety

"Flying High Again: Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu on the Making of BIRDMAN"

READ THE FULL ROLLING STONE ARTICLE HERE

 

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Once Nightly: 7:10pm

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2/6 - 2/12: 7:10pm* + Fri, Sat 9:35pm

+ Sat, Sun (11:40am)

*No 7:10pm show on Thurs 2/12

 

 

 




THE IMITATION GAME

8 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS

including BEST MOTION PICTURE

Starring Benedict Cumberbatch , Keira Knightley and Allen Leech

In THE IMITATION GAME, Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Alan Turing, the genius British mathematician, logician, cryptologist and computer scientist who led the charge to crack the German Enigma Code that helped the Allies win WWII. Turing went on to assist with the development of computers at the University of Manchester after the war, but was prosecuted by the UK government in 1952 for homosexual acts which the country deemed illegal.

Running Time: 114

Rated: PG-13 (for some sexual references, mature thematic material and historical smoking)

 

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Daily: (2:00pm), (4:30), 7:00

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2/6 - 2/12: (2:00pm), (4:30), 7:00* + Fri, Sat 9:30pm +Sat, Sun (11:30am)

*No 7:00pm show on Thurs 2/12

 

 

 

 

"The Imitation Game" translates Turing and his team's achievement for a lay audience, while dramatizing the personal, scientific and bureaucratic obstacles they faced."

-The San Francisco Chronicle

 

"There's an algorithm for making an Oscar-ready prestige picture and THE IMITATION GAME follows it obsessively."

- NY Daily News

 

 




WILD

 

2 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS for Reese Witherspoon - BEST ACTRESS & Laura Dern - BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS

With the dissolution of her marriage and the death of her mother, Cheryl Strayed has lost all hope. After years of reckless, destructive behavior, she makes a rash decision. With absolutely no experience, driven only by sheer determination, Cheryl hikes more than a thousand miles of the Pacific Crest Trail, alone. WILD powerfully captures the terrors and pleasures of one young woman forging ahead against all odds on a journey that maddens, strengthens, and ultimately heals her.

Running Time: 115

Rated: R (for sexual content, nudity, drug use, and language)

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Cheryl Strayed Talks About ‘Wild,’ a Memoir of Hiking and Grief - New York Times

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THE THEORY OF EVERYTHING

 

5 ACADEMY AWARD NOMINATIONS including BEST MOTION PICTURE

                     *****

Golden Globe winner - Best Actor Eddie Redmayne & Best Original Score

 

Academy Award winner James Marsh ("Man on Wire") helms the romantic drama starring Eddie Redmayne (of the blockbuster "Les Misérables") as theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, world-famous as the author of A Brief History of Time, opposite Gotham Independent Film Award winner Felicity Jones ("Like Crazy"). The movie explores the excitement of the 1960s for Stephen as he studies at Cambridge University. At the dawn of a brilliant life's work, he falls passionately in love with arts student Jane Wilde. Their relationship leads him through personal and scientific challenges and breakthroughs and as his world opens up he opens up the entire world to new ways of seeing. Jane's memoir Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen inspired the new film.

Running Time:123

Rated: PG-13 (for some thematic elements and suggestive material)

 

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2/6 - 2/12: (2:10pm)

 

 

"The Theory of Everything" is not afraid to reveal honest, intimate and emotionally painful moments in this couple's relationship. We witness two characters who are heroic but human as they struggle to get to heart in the center of their own universes."

- San Jose Mercury News

 

"Stephen Hawking, a genius challenged by a progressive neurological disease, is a role that demands miracles of an actor. And Eddie Redmayne, in a landmark performance, delivers them."

- Rolling Stone

 

 




FIFTY SHADES OF GREY

Advance Screenings Feb. 12th with

opening on February 13th

 

FIFTY SHADES OF GREY is the hotly anticipated film adaptation of the bestselling book that has become a global phenomenon. Since its release, the "Fifty Shades" trilogy has been translated into 51 languages worldwide and sold more than 100 million copies in e-book and print—making it one of the biggest and fastest-selling book series ever. E.L. James' kinky best-seller gets the big screen treatment with this Universal Pictures/Focus Features co-production. The steamy tale details a masochistic relationship between a college student and a businessman, whose desires for extreme intimacy pen from secrets in his past.

 

Running Time: 111

Rated: R (for strong sexual content including dialogue, some unusual behavior and graphic nudity, and for language)

 

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SPECIAL EVENT ANNOUNCEMENT:

 

LADIES NIGHT OUT -

FIFTY SHADES OF GREY

This special event is being hosted by CANTINE winepub in conjunction with the FIFTY SHADES OF GREY screening at Aptos Cinemas. LADIES NIGHT OUT takes place on Friday, February 13th & Sunday, February 15th from 4-7pm at CANTINE winepub at 8050 Soquel Drive, Aptos, CA 95003, phone: (831) 612-6191      

Click here for CANTINE website

Show proof of your Feb. 13th or Feb 15th FIFTY SHADES OF GREY Aptos Cinemas movie ticket for a complimentary glass of Champagne at CANTINE and special deals on wine & tapas!

The night continues at the 7pm, 8 or 9:35pm showing of FIFTY SHADES OF GREY at Aptos Cinemas or catch an earlier screening on 2/13 or 2/15.


 

 

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