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In Memory of John Hurt: 1940-2017

The multi-talented actor of film and television was best known to American audiences for his iconic scene in Ridley Scott’s 1979 masterpiece Alien as well as David Lynch’s The Elephant Man (1980), where he was nominated for playing the title role.  But, more recently, Hurt became known to a new generation with his role in […]

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I Stream, You Stream

We live in a digital era where we have on demand entertainment at our fingertips wherever and whenever we want it. With today’s technology, you can stream and download your favorite books, movies, music and more through apps that can be viewed through your TV and/or mobile device. The best part of it all is […]

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Oscar Nominations!

On Tuesday, January 24th, the nominations for the 89th Annual Academy Awards we announced.  Many of the nominees were givens, but there were some surprises (i.e. Nicole Kidman for Lion) and some snubs (Tom Hanks as actor and Clint Eastwood as director for Sully were left out in the cold). For a more detailed account […]

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Titles Announced for February Films

Join us when we screen three of this year’s Oscar nominated films in February. Florence Foster Jenkins Mon., Feb. 6, 6:30-8:30pm Wed., Feb. 8, 1:30-3:30pm Nominated for Best Actress and Best Costume Design – PG-13, 111 min. – Starring Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant and Simon Helberg – A New York socialite dreams of becoming a […]

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