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The Beach Bum

***Special Preview Screenings w/ Director Harmony Korine in person for a post-film moderated conversation***7:00pm - SOLD OUTTHE BEACH BUM follows the outrageous misadventures of Moondog (Matthew McCo... READ MORE

Directed by: Harmony Korine

Runtime: 95 mins

Format: DCP

Birds of Passage

From the Oscar-nominated team behind the genre-defying EMBRACE OF THE SERPENT, comes an equally audacious saga centered on the Wayúu indigenous people during a crucial periodin recent Colombian histor... READ MORE

Directed by: Cristina Gallego, Ciro Guerra

Runtime: 125 mins

Format: DCP

Gummo

***Preceded by ALONE IN THE WOODS: THE LEGEND OF CAMBO (9 1/2 min) + ACT DA FOOL (4 1/2 min) + Sonic Youth's "SUNDAY" (4 min)***Aptly taking its namesake from the little known fifth Marx brother, Harm... READ MORE

Directed by: Harmony Korine

Runtime: 89 mins

Format: 35mm

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Jerichow

"You can't love if you don't have money," Laura (Nina Hoss) tells Thomas (Benno Fürmann), the ex-solider who's been hired as a driver for her husband's semi-lucrative snack car empire in the form... READ MORE

Directed by: Christian Petzold

Runtime: 93 mins

Format: 35mm

Julien Donkey-Boy

***Preceded by MTV's "VISUAL MAFIA" (1 min) + Cat Power's "LIVING PROOF" (3 1/2 min)***Inspired by the Danish ‘Dogma 95’ movement, though Korine breaks a handful of its rules -- JULIEN DONKEY-BOY unsp... READ MORE

Directed by: Harmony Korine

Runtime: 94 mins

Format: 35mm

Mister Lonely

***Preceded by UMSHINI WAM (15 1/2 min) + SNOWBALLS (4 1/2 min)******Due to lack of materials available from the distributor, the format for MISTER LONELY will be DVD***When asked to provide a synopsi... READ MORE

Directed by: Harmony Korine

Runtime: 112 mins

Format: Digital

Rocky Horror Picture Show

**Special Guest - Nell Campbell (Little Nell) in-person on Saturday, March 23rd! Featuring a Q&A, signing and more**Nell Campbell will be signing & taking photos in the Music Box lobby be... READ MORE

Directed by: Jim Sharman

Runtime: 100 mins

Format: 35mm

The Room

This “electrifying American black comedy about love, passion, betrayal and lies” stars (and was directed, written and produced by) the mysterious Tommy Wiseau, and has been a cult favorite in LA since... READ MORE

Directed by: Tommy Wiseau

Runtime: 99 mins

Format: 35mm

Transit

A Music Box Films ReleaseCLICK HERE for an Exclusive Music Box Interview with writer/director CHRISTIAN PETZOLDIn Christian Petzold's brilliant and haunting modern-day adaptation of Anna Seghers's 194... READ MORE

Directed by: Christian Petzold

Runtime: 101 mins

Format: DCP

Trash Humpers

***Preceded by CRUTCHNAP (42 sec) + CURBDANCE (2 min) + BLOOD OF HAVANA (2 1/2 min) + The Black Keys' "GOLD ON THE CEILING" (4 min) + after TRASH HUMPERS stick around for MAC & PLAK (28 min)***Eve... READ MORE

Directed by: Harmony Korine

Runtime: 78 mins

Format: 35mm

Woman at War

Opens March 22ndHalla is a fifty-year-old independent woman. But behind the scenes of a quiet routine, she leads a double life as a passionate environmental activist. Known to others only by her alias... READ MORE

Directed by: Benedikt Erlingsson

Runtime: 100 mins

Format: DCP

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