PG-13for thematic elements, language and some suggestive material
Frank Adler (Chris Evans) is a single man raising a child prodigy - his spirited young niece Mary (Mckenna Grace) - in a coastal town in Florida. Frank's plans for a normal school life for Mary are foiled when the seven-year-old’s mathematical abilities come to the attention of Frank’s formidable mother Evelyn (Lindsay Duncan) whose plans for her granddaughter threaten to separate Frank and Mary. Octavia Spencer plays Roberta, Frank and Mary’s landlady and best friend. Jenny Slate is Mary’s teacher, Bonnie, a young woman whose concern for her student develops into a connection with her uncle as well.
In the Heat of the Night is the story of Virgil Tubbs, a black police detective from Philadelphia who becomes involved in a murder investigation in a small town in Mississippi. The movie stars Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oats and Lee Grant. Directed by Norman Jewison, music by Quincy Jones, cinematography by Haskell Wexler and it was edited by Hal Ashby. Recevied 5 Academy Awards - Best Picture (1967) and Best Actor for Steiger.
When a gigantic great white shark begins to menace the small island community of Amity, a police chief, a marine scientist and grizzled fisherman set out to stop it.
Gene Tierney, Dana Andrews and Clifton Webb star in this story about a police detective who falls in love with the woman who's murder he is investigating. This 1944 film noir classic was named by the American Film Institute as one of the ten best mystery films of all time. Directed by Otto Preminger. It won the Academy Award for best black and white cinematography.
This presentation was in tribute to Turner Classic Movies host Robert Osborne, who passed away in March at the age of 84. Robert was also one of the owners of the Rose Theatre.
A riotous classic featuring two blazing stars of the screen, Peter O'Toole and Katherine Hepburn.
The year is 1183. Like many a modern day politician, Britain's King Henry II (O'Toole) finds it occasionally useful to take his wife out of mothballs and parade her before the public. Henry's Queen Eleanor (Hepburn), long exiled to a faraway castle, is invited to join Henry and their three sons for a family reunion. In this way, Henry hopes to maintain a stronghold on his empire and to prevent the balance of power from shifting to Eleanor or to one of his sons. New 4K restoration.
Starlight Room Classics presents this legendary film by David Lean, and introduced by Los Angeles film scholar Ted Walch. Expressionistic noir cinematography suffuses Oliver Twist (1948) with a nightmarish quality fitting its bleak industrial setting. In Dickens' classic tale, an orphan wends his way from cruel apprenticeship to den of thieves in search of a true home. Here Alec Guiness is the quintessential Fagan, in a controversial performance.