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December 2017

Gremlins Rule Breakers Movie Party

December 12 @ 12:45 pm - 11:55 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:45pm, repeating until December 14, 2017

The most important rule, the rule you can never forget, no matter how much he cries, no matter how much he begs, never feed him after midnight... The tale of a cute and furry Christmas gift that multiplies into many, many, many terrifying Christmas gifts, GREMLINS is a sublimely perfect mix of comedy and horror. This December, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment presents a movie party celebration of the hilarious and wickedly scary 1984 film, featuring a special conversation with director…

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Trading Places Beer Dinner

December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W Slaughter Ln
Austin, TX 78749 United States
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Every ticket includes the film, multiple beer pairings, and a three course dinner menu! Take a look at our current menu for the evening: Welcome Beer Brooklyn Lager Course One WALDORF SALAD. Old English Vinaigrette, Apple Muffin Crostini, Blue Cheese, Walnuts Defender Golden IPA Course Two RED BEANS & RICE WITH BEEF Heirloom Red Beans & Carolina Gold Rice Slow Cooked In 24 Hour Stock, Beef Tenderloin Bourguignon, Frisee, Tourneed Glazed Carrots Sorachi Ace Saison Course Three BUTTERSCOTCH CREME BRULEE…

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Shape of Water Presented by Latika Body Essentials

December 12 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar, 1120 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Please join us for a very special screening of SHAPE OF WATER presented by Latika Body Essentials. Every ticket will include a special Latika Bath Bomb gift and there will be plenty of other prizes to be won! This screening will certainly leave you bubbling with excitement. It’s 1962. Elisa Esposito (Sally Hawkins, HAPPY GO LUCKY, BLUE JASMINE) works in a top-secret government laboratory - but as a janitor, she’s far from the action. That is, until she discovers an…

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AFS & UCLA: The Plastic Dome of Norma Jean, newly restored

December 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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Pioneering filmmaker Juleen Compton’s work took a surreal turn with this film about a clairvoyant teenage girl, a boy band and an enormous plastic dome. Newly Restored. ----------------------------------------------------------- Directed by Juleen Compton USA, 1966, 1h 22min, 35mm ----------------------------------------------------------- Tickets: https://www.austinfilm.org/screening/ucla-festival-preservation-plastic-dome-norma-jean/ Series Info: https://www.austinfilm.org/series/ucla-festival-of-preservation/

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Gremlins Rule Breakers Movie Party

December 13 @ 12:45 pm - 11:55 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:45pm, repeating until December 14, 2017

The most important rule, the rule you can never forget, no matter how much he cries, no matter how much he begs, never feed him after midnight... The tale of a cute and furry Christmas gift that multiplies into many, many, many terrifying Christmas gifts, GREMLINS is a sublimely perfect mix of comedy and horror. This December, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment presents a movie party celebration of the hilarious and wickedly scary 1984 film, featuring a special conversation with director…

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Oh, Hai Doggy! The Disaster Artist Screening Benefitting APA!

December 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:23 pm
Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar, 1120 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704 United States
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Please join us for a special "Oh Hai Doggy!" screening of THE DISASTER ARTIST benefitting our friends at Austin Pets Alive! In honor of the greatest line in cinematic history, a portion of all ticket proceeds will go to our furry loving friends at APA!. We'll have plenty of info on their efforts surrounding Hurricane Harvey, how to become a Foster, and APA representatives on site to answer any question you may have! Tommy Wiseau’s debut (and only) feature THE…

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AFS: Wings Of Desire, Linklater hosts Wim Wenders arthouse film

December 13 @ 7:30 pm - December 19 @ 9:30 pm
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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The Dec. 13 screening will feature a live introduction from AFS Founder Richard Linklater and a post-screening discussion on stage. An underground classic and one of Wim Wenders’ most beautiful creations. Bruno Ganz stars as a guardian angel who falls in love with his charge, an ethereally beautiful trapeze artist, and decides to renounce his immortality. Peter Falk, as himself, helps to guide him. ------------------------------------------------------- Directed by Wim Wenders West Germany, 1988, 2h 8min, DCP ------------------------------------------------------- Tickets: https://www.austinfilm.org/screening/wings-of-desire/ Series Info:…

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Gremlins Rule Breakers Movie Party

December 14 @ 12:45 pm - 11:55 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:45pm, repeating until December 14, 2017

The most important rule, the rule you can never forget, no matter how much he cries, no matter how much he begs, never feed him after midnight... The tale of a cute and furry Christmas gift that multiplies into many, many, many terrifying Christmas gifts, GREMLINS is a sublimely perfect mix of comedy and horror. This December, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment presents a movie party celebration of the hilarious and wickedly scary 1984 film, featuring a special conversation with director…

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi at Alamo Drafthouse

December 14 @ 6:00 pm - 11:59 pm

**Tickets on sale Monday, October 9th** This December, Alamo Drafthouse will once again be filled with the crackle of lightsabers, the awe-inspiring grandeur of starship battles, and the continuing story of a galaxy far, far away. . . . It’s time for some answers. Why did Luke Skywalker abandon his friends for the mysterious planet Ahch-To? Who are Rey’s parents? How will the evil Supreme Leader Snoke’s training further corrupt the former Ben Solo, Kylo Ren? Will reluctant hero Finn…

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AFS: The American Friend, Wim Wenders directs Dennis Hopper

December 14 @ 7:30 pm - December 16 @ 9:00 pm
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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Wim Wenders’ adaptation of Patricia Highsmith’s novel RIPLEY’S GAME is a perfect intersection of the author’s themes and the filmmaker’s talents. Bruno Ganz and Dennis Hopper are memorable as two men whose lives and fortunes are brought together by greed. -------------------------------------------------------- Directed by Wim Wenders West Germany, 1977, 2h 5min, DCP, In English, French, German with English Subtitles. -------------------------------------------------------- Tickets: https://www.austinfilm.org/screening/the-american-friend/ Series Info: https://www.austinfilm.org/series/patricia-highsmith/

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ELF – Community Cinema

December 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Community Cinema & Amphitheater, 9301 Hog Eye Road
Austin, TX 78724 United States
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Mobile Loaves & Fishes invites you to a free movie night at our Community First! Village. Grab chairs and a blanket, bring family and friends, and enjoy this special screening of ELF (2003). Come as early as 6:30pm to explore Community First! Village, pick your spot, and enjoy your favorite movie snacks. Burgers, Hot dogs, milkshakes, popcorn, candy and drinks will be available for purchase (cash and cards accepted). The event is free, however a $5 donation would be highly…

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AFS: UCLA presents The Lost Moment & Tramp Strategy

December 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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The sensitively mounted 1947 adaptation of Henry James’ The Aspern Papers, starring Robert Cummings, Susan Hayward and Agnes Moorhead is preceded by the 1911 silent short TRAMP STRATEGY from pioneering early filmmaker Alice Guy Blaché. Newly Restored. ------------------------------------------------------- THE LOST MOMENT directed by Directed by Martin Gabel USA, 1947, 1h 29min, 35mm TRAMP STRATEGY directed by Alice Guy Blaché, France,1911, 35mm, 12 min. Silent ------------------------------------------------------- Tickets: https://www.austinfilm.org/screening/ucla-festival-preservation-lost-moment-tramp-strategy/ Series Info: https://www.austinfilm.org/series/ucla-festival-of-preservation/

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AFS: Dayveon, acclaimed coming-of-age gang drama

December 15 @ 10:00 pm - December 17 @ 9:00 pm
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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This richly poetic and intimate morality tale was a winner of several new director competitions and a selection of the Sundance Film Festival. A boy in rural Arkansas loses his brother to gang violence, which doesn’t keep the gang’s recruiters from keeping him in their sights. ------------------------------------------------------------ Directed by Amman Abbasi USA, 2017, 1h 15min, DCP ------------------------------------------------------------ Tickets: https://www.austinfilm.org/screening/dayveon/

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Heroes of the Galaxy Family Event at Barrel O’ Fun

December 16 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Barrel O’ Fun, 1911 Aldrich St., Suite 120
Austin, TX 78723 United States
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Join us at Barrel O' Fun for a celebration of our favorite heroes (and villains) from a galaxy far, far away. We'll do themed crafts and activities, and welcome some special quests from Hops & Heroes Comics. Come in costume and we'll practice our galaxy-saving skills. This family-friendly event is free!

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AFS: Machines, visually stunning doc on Indian textile workers

December 16 @ 4:00 pm - December 20 @ 9:30 pm
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100
Austin, TX 78752 United States
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One of the most visually stunning films of the year is this documentary about Indian textile sweatshops. As the machinery turns out acres of vibrant cloth, we meet the people (many of them children) who toil in the factories for long hours and little money. ---------------------------------------------------------- Directed by Rahul Jain India, 2017, 1h 11min, DCP, In Hindi with English Subtitles ---------------------------------------------------------- Tickets: https://www.austinfilm.org/screening/machines/

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