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Films - Week of October 21, 2019

Feature films and documentaries.





 
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Monday


October 2019
 4:45, 7:15, & 9:45 p.m. 

"Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool": Michigan Theater Foundation.

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(Stanley Nelson, 2019). Documentary with never-before-seen archival footage, studio outtakes, and rare photos of the mercurial jazz legend.
Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME.


 7 p.m. 

"QT8: The First Eight": Fathom Events.

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(Tara Wood, 2019). Documentary about the first 21 years of iconic filmmaker Quentin Tarantino's career.
7 p.m., Quality 16 (3686 Jackson), Ann Arbor 20 (4100 Carpenter), & Emagine (1335 E. Michigan Ave., Saline). Tickets $11.50-$12.50 (except as noted) in advance at fathomevents.com/events and at the door. 623-7469 (Quality 16), 973-8424 (Ann Arbor 20), 316-5500 (Emagine).


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Tuesday


October 2019
 1:15, 3:40, & 9 p.m. 

"Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice": State Theater.

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(Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman, 2019). Documentary about the iconic pop-rock singer.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME.


 3:30, 6:15, & 9 p.m. 

"Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool": Michigan Theater Foundation.

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(Stanley Nelson, 2019). Documentary with never-before-seen archival footage, studio outtakes, and rare photos of the mercurial jazz legend.
Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME.


 9 p.m.  Free! 

"Dachra": Michigan Theater Foundation.

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(Abdelhamid Bouchnak, 2018). Tunisian horror film about student journalists investigating a legendary cannibal village. Arabic & French, subtitles.
Michigan Theater. Free. 668-TIME. [map]


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Wednesday


October 2019
 5:10 & 8 p.m. 

"Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool": Michigan Theater Foundation.

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(Stanley Nelson, 2019). Documentary with never-before-seen archival footage, studio outtakes, and rare photos of the mercurial jazz legend.
Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME.


 7:30 p.m. 

"A Murder in Mansfield": State Theatre.

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(Barbara Kopple, 2017). Documentary about the posthumous family investigation of a 1989 murder involving a father, mother, and a 12-year-old son.
State Theater. Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org. 668-TIME.


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Thursday


October 2019
 3:45 & 7 p.m. 

"Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool": Michigan Theater Foundation.

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(Stanley Nelson, 2019). Documentary with never-before-seen archival footage, studio outtakes, and rare photos of the mercurial jazz legend.
Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME.


 7 p.m. 

"The Reliant": Fathom Events.

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(Paul Munger, 2019). Economic collapse causes widespread rioting and social unrest.
7 p.m., Quality 16 (3686 Jackson) & Ann Arbor 20 (4100 Carpenter). Tickets $11.50-$12.50 in advance at fathomevents.com/events & at the door. 623-7469 (Quality 16), 973-8424 (Ann Arbor 20).


 7:10 & 9:35 p.m. 

The Lighthouse: Michigan Theater Foundation.

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(Robert Eggers, 2019). Drama about two lighthouse keeps trying to maintain their sanity on a remote and mysterious New England island.
Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME.


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Friday


October 2019
 10 a.m. 

"Fall Morning Movies": Quality 16.

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Oct. 4-6: "Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse" (Bob Persichetti & Peter Ramsey, 2018). Animation about spidermen from various dimensions.

Oct. 10-13: "A Dog's Journey" (Gail Mancuso, 2019). A dog finds the meaning of his own existence in the lives of the humans he meets.

Oct. 18-20: "The Grinch" (Yarrow Cheney & Scott Mosier, 2018). Animated adaptation of Dr. Seuss's Christmas classic.

Oct. 25-27: "Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween" (Ari Sandel, 2018). Adventure-comedy about a ventriloquist's dummy come to life.

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10 a.m., 3686 Jackson. $1 (GQT Rewards members, free). 623-7469. [map]


 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. 

"Matinee Movies": Saline Area Senior Center.

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Sept. 20: On the Basis of Sex, Mimi Leder's 2018 biopic about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Sept. 27: Vice, Adam McKay's comic 2018 Dick Cheney biopic starring Christian Bale.

Oct. 18: Isn't It Romantic, Todd Strauss-Schulson's 2019 rom-com fantasy starring Rebel Wilson as a jaded woman trapped in a romantic comedy.

Oct. 25: The Mule, Clint Eastwood's 2018 thriller about a 90-year-old veteran who becomes a drug mule for a Mexican cartel.

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10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., SASC, 7190 N. Maple, Saline. $1. 429-9274. [map]


 4:10 & 9:15 p.m. 

"Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool": Michigan Theater Foundation.

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(Stanley Nelson, 2019). Documentary with never-before-seen archival footage, studio outtakes, and rare photos of the mercurial jazz legend.
Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME.


 4:20, 7, & 9:35 p.m. 

"Joker": State Theatre.

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(Todd Phillips, 2019). Drama from the perspective of Batman's nemesis, caught between apathy and cruelty. Joaquin Phoenix.
State Theatre. $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8. statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME.


 4:20, 7, & 9:25 p.m. 

The Lighthouse: Michigan Theater Foundation.

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(Robert Eggers, 2019). Drama about two lighthouse keeps trying to maintain their sanity on a remote and mysterious New England island.
Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME.


 4:30, 7:30, & 9:25 p.m. 

"First Love": State Theater.

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(Takashi Miike, 2019). A confident young boxer and a call girl get caught in a drug-smuggling plot in Tokyo. Japanese, subtitles.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME. Town: Ann Arbor.


 4:40 p.m. 

"Monos": State Theater.

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(Alejandro Landes, 2019). Fever-dream drama about 8 armed teeage rebels in the jungles of Colombia. Spanish, subtitles.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME. Town: Ann Arbor.


 4:50, 7:20, & 9:50 p.m. 

"Dolemite Is My Name": State Theater.

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(Craig Brewer, 2019). Biopic of the American comedian Rudy Ray Moore and his raunchy alter ego, Dolemite. Eddy Murphy.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME. Town: Ann Arbor.


 6:45 p.m. 

"Tel Aviv on Fire": Michigan Theater Foundation.

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(Sameh Zoabi, 2019). Dramedy about a Palestinian living in Jerusalem working on a popular soap opera. Arabic & Hebrew, subtitles.
Michigan Theater. Tickets: $10 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8; MTF members, free; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7). michtheater.org, 668-TIME. [map]


 7 p.m.  Free! 

Film and Discussion: Jewel Heart Tibetan Buddhist Center.

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Bring your friends & enjoy a free film & group discussion. Concessions available.
Sept 27 - INNER WORLD, OUTER WORLDS
One vibratory field connects all thing - Akasha, Logos, primordial OM, music of the spheres, Higgs field, dark energy, a 1000 names throughout history. A link between all religions, inner worlds and outer worlds.
Oct 25 - SAMADHI - Maya, The Illusion of the Self, It's Not What You Think
Samadhi is an ancient Sanskrit word that points to the transcendent union that is at the root of all spirituality and self-inquiry.
Nov 22 - HEALING FIELD: Exploring Energy & Consciousness
Explores breakthroughs in the fields of energy medicine, quantum physics, DNA & genetics, & biochemistry of emotions.
Dec27 - LIVING MATRIX: The New Science of Healing
The documentary brings together academic & independent researchers, practitioners, & science journalists whose work reveals scientific evidence that energy & information fields, not genetics, control health and wellbeing.
Jewel Heart Tibetan Buddhist Center, 1129 Oak Valley Drive. Free. 734-994-3387. annarbor@jewelheart.org www.jewelheart.org [map]


 7 p.m.  Free! 

"Samadhi": Jewel Heart Buddhist Center.

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(Daniel Schmidt, 2017). Documentary exploring the state of meditative consciousness associated with the root of all spirituality and self-inquiry.
Jewel Heart (1129 Oak Valley Dr. between Ann Arbor-Saline Rd. & Ellsworth). Free. 994-3387.


 7:10 p.m. 

"Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice": State Theater.

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(Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman, 2019). Documentary about the iconic pop-rock singer.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME.


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Saturday


October 2019
 10 a.m. 

"Fall Morning Movies": Quality 16.

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Oct. 4-6: "Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse" (Bob Persichetti & Peter Ramsey, 2018). Animation about spidermen from various dimensions.

Oct. 10-13: "A Dog's Journey" (Gail Mancuso, 2019). A dog finds the meaning of his own existence in the lives of the humans he meets.

Oct. 18-20: "The Grinch" (Yarrow Cheney & Scott Mosier, 2018). Animated adaptation of Dr. Seuss's Christmas classic.

Oct. 25-27: "Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween" (Ari Sandel, 2018). Adventure-comedy about a ventriloquist's dummy come to life.

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10 a.m., 3686 Jackson. $1 (GQT Rewards members, free). 623-7469. [map]


 1:20, 3:45, 7, & 9:45 p.m. 

The Lighthouse: Michigan Theater Foundation.

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(Robert Eggers, 2019). Drama about two lighthouse keeps trying to maintain their sanity on a remote and mysterious New England island.
Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME.


 1:30, 6:45, & 9 p.m. 

"Tel Aviv on Fire": Michigan Theater Foundation.

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(Sameh Zoabi, 2019). Dramedy about a Palestinian living in Jerusalem working on a popular soap opera. Arabic & Hebrew, subtitles.
Michigan Theater. Tickets: $10 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8; MTF members, free; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7). michtheater.org, 668-TIME. [map]


 4, 7:20, & 9:25 p.m. 

"Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool": Michigan Theater Foundation.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

(Stanley Nelson, 2019). Documentary with never-before-seen archival footage, studio outtakes, and rare photos of the mercurial jazz legend.
Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME.


 4:20, 7, & 9:35 p.m. 

"Joker": State Theatre.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

(Todd Phillips, 2019). Drama from the perspective of Batman's nemesis, caught between apathy and cruelty. Joaquin Phoenix.
State Theatre. $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8. statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME.


 4:30, 7:30, & 9:25 p.m. 

"First Love": State Theater.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

(Takashi Miike, 2019). A confident young boxer and a call girl get caught in a drug-smuggling plot in Tokyo. Japanese, subtitles.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME. Town: Ann Arbor.


 4:40 p.m. 

"Monos": State Theater.

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(Alejandro Landes, 2019). Fever-dream drama about 8 armed teeage rebels in the jungles of Colombia. Spanish, subtitles.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME. Town: Ann Arbor.


 4:50, 7:20, & 9:50 p.m. 

"Dolemite Is My Name": State Theater.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

(Craig Brewer, 2019). Biopic of the American comedian Rudy Ray Moore and his raunchy alter ego, Dolemite. Eddy Murphy.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME. Town: Ann Arbor.


 7:10 p.m. 

"Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice": State Theater.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

(Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman, 2019). Documentary about the iconic pop-rock singer.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME.


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Sunday


October 2019
 10 a.m. 

"Fall Morning Movies": Quality 16.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

Oct. 4-6: "Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse" (Bob Persichetti & Peter Ramsey, 2018). Animation about spidermen from various dimensions.

Oct. 10-13: "A Dog's Journey" (Gail Mancuso, 2019). A dog finds the meaning of his own existence in the lives of the humans he meets.

Oct. 18-20: "The Grinch" (Yarrow Cheney & Scott Mosier, 2018). Animated adaptation of Dr. Seuss's Christmas classic.

Oct. 25-27: "Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween" (Ari Sandel, 2018). Adventure-comedy about a ventriloquist's dummy come to life.

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10 a.m., 3686 Jackson. $1 (GQT Rewards members, free). 623-7469. [map]


 12:55 p.m. 

"Spirited Away": Fathom Events.

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Oct. 27, 28, & 30. (Hayao Miyazaki, 2001). Dubbed (Oct. 27 & 30) and subtitled (Oct. 28) screenings of dazzling Oscar-winning animated fantasy about a young girl who discovers a secret world of strange spirits and sorcery. 12:55 p.m. (Oct. 27) & 7 p.m. (Oct. 28 & 30). Note: The Oct. 30 show is at Ann Arbor 20 & Emagine only.
Quality 16 (3686 Jackson), Ann Arbor 20 (4100 Carpenter), & Emagine (1335 E. Michigan Ave., Saline). Tickets $11.50 & $12.50 in advance at fathomevents.com/events and at the door. 623-7469 (Quality 16), 973-8424 (Ann Arbor 20), 316-5500 (Emagine).


 3:20, 6, & 8:30 p.m. 

"Dolemite Is My Name": State Theater.

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(Craig Brewer, 2019). Biopic of the American comedian Rudy Ray Moore and his raunchy alter ego, Dolemite. Eddy Murphy.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME. Town: Ann Arbor.


 3:30, 6:10, & 8:50 p.m. 

"Joker": State Theatre.

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(Todd Phillips, 2019). Drama from the perspective of Batman's nemesis, caught between apathy and cruelty. Joaquin Phoenix.
State Theatre. $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8. statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME.


 3:30, 6:10, & 8:40 p.m. 

"Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool": Michigan Theater Foundation.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

(Stanley Nelson, 2019). Documentary with never-before-seen archival footage, studio outtakes, and rare photos of the mercurial jazz legend.
Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME.


 3:40, 6, & 8:45 p.m. 

"Tel Aviv on Fire": Michigan Theater Foundation.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

(Sameh Zoabi, 2019). Dramedy about a Palestinian living in Jerusalem working on a popular soap opera. Arabic & Hebrew, subtitles.
Michigan Theater. Tickets: $10 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8; MTF members, free; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7). michtheater.org, 668-TIME. [map]


 3:40 & 8:20 p.m. 

"Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice": State Theater.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

(Rob Epstein & Jeffrey Friedman, 2019). Documentary about the iconic pop-rock singer.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME.


 3:50, 7:30, & 8:40 p.m. 

"First Love": State Theater.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

(Takashi Miike, 2019). A confident young boxer and a call girl get caught in a drug-smuggling plot in Tokyo. Japanese, subtitles.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME. Town: Ann Arbor.


 4, 6:30, & 9 p.m. 

The Lighthouse: Michigan Theater Foundation.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

(Robert Eggers, 2019). Drama about two lighthouse keeps trying to maintain their sanity on a remote and mysterious New England island.
Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME.


 5:50 p.m. 

"Monos": State Theater.

  Ann Arbor Observer tree logo   < less

(Alejandro Landes, 2019). Fever-dream drama about 8 armed teeage rebels in the jungles of Colombia. Spanish, subtitles.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10 (students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8, children under 12, free). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME. Town: Ann Arbor.






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