“Tampopo”: State Theatre.:
State Theatre. Film screenings every Wed.–Sun. Tickets $10.50 unless otherwise noted (children under 12, students, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8:50; MTF members, $8) in advance online (recommended) & at the door. For updated schedule, see MichTheater.org.
Jan. 26: (Juzo Itami, 1985). Memorably funny, affectionately satirical “ramen western” about a couple’s single-minded search for the perfect noodle recipe, with hilarious jabs en route at the yakuza, spaghetti westerns, and human nature. Japanese, subtitles. 7:15 p.m., . . . . . .