Film

Local & Repertory •  All Monsters Attack! The GI’s annual Halloween celebration

Local & Repertory• All Monsters Attack! The GI’s annual Halloween celebration has a complicated schedule of horror and fright flicks (see grandillusioncinema.org for full details). Titles… Continue reading

  • Oct 22, 2013

Local & Repertory Cronos The 20/20 Awards presents Guillermo del Toro’s 1993

Local & RepertoryCronos The 20/20 Awards presents Guillermo del Toro’s 1993 breakthrough, in which a device bestowing immortality becomes a dangerous object of contention. (R)Grand… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2013

If you can get past the cost of housing on Capitol Hill,

If you can get past the cost of housing on Capitol Hill, it would seem like a pretty good time to be gay in Seattle.… Continue reading

Local & Repertory Broken on All Sides Call for price and time

Local & RepertoryBroken on All Sides Call for price and time for this new criminal-justice doc. Panel discussion follows. (NR)Pacific Science Center, 200 Secon Ave.… Continue reading

  • Oct 1, 2013

Local & Repertory •  The Big-Screen 70 mm Film Festival Just voted

Local & Repertory• The Big-Screen 70 mm Film Festival Just voted Best Movie Theater in our Best of SeattleR readers’ poll, Paul Allen’s Cinerama is presenting… Continue reading

  • Sep 24, 2013

Just as the Seahawks draw fans from as far away as Anchorage

Just as the Seahawks draw fans from as far away as Anchorage and Missoula and Boise and even (gasp!) Portland, the Local Sightings Film Festival… Continue reading

Local & Repertory An American Hippie in Israel This 1972 zeitgeist picture

Local & RepertoryAn American Hippie in Israel This 1972 zeitgeist picture promises “Machine-gun-wielding mimes, robots, bloodthirsty sharks, free-loving debauchery, and poignant antiwar monologues by raving-mad… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2013

Local & Repertory American Psycho Mary Harron makes slick work out of

Local & RepertoryAmerican Psycho Mary Harron makes slick work out of Bret Easton Ellis’ satirical novel, with Christian Bale convincingly cast as murderous yuppie. The… Continue reading

  • Sep 3, 2013

Local & Repertory •  The Big Lebowski The Coen brothers’ 1998 stoner-noir

Local & Repertory• The Big Lebowski The Coen brothers’ 1998 stoner-noir become a slow-creeping classic, gradually accruing cultural weight via DVD, the Lebowski Fest gatherings, frequent… Continue reading

  • Aug 26, 2013

Local & Repertory Centro Historico This four-part anthology film features episodes directed

Local & RepertoryCentro Historico This four-part anthology film features episodes directed by Aki Kaurismaki, Pedro Costa, Victor Erice, and Manoel de Oliveira. All were shot… Continue reading

  • Aug 20, 2013

Local & Repertory •  American Comedy Classics Judy Holliday stars in the

Local & Repertory• American Comedy Classics Judy Holliday stars in the 1956 comedy The Solid Gold Cadillac, adapted from the hit Broadway show, about a small… Continue reading

  • Aug 13, 2013

Local & Repertory •  American Comedy Classics Barbara Stanwyck plays the showgirl

Local & Repertory• American Comedy Classics Barbara Stanwyck plays the showgirl on the lam, harbored by an eccentric group of lexicographers (Gary Cooper) among them, in… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2013

SAM’s efforts to add short-term, seasonal installations to the Olympic Sculpture Park

SAM’s efforts to add short-term, seasonal installations to the Olympic Sculpture Park haven’t been enormously successful. Temporary works mean cheaper materials that can be easily… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2013

Local & Repertory •  American Comedy Classics Love turns into lust for

Local & Repertory• American Comedy Classics Love turns into lust for revenge in the classic 1937 screwball comedy The Awful Truth. Almost-exes Irene Dunne and Cary… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2013

Local & Repertory •  American Comedy Classics There’s overacting and there’s over-Acting.

Local & Repertory• American Comedy Classics There’s overacting and there’s over-Acting. John Barrymore provides the latter as a gloriously manic, egocentric Broadway producer in Howard Hawks’… Continue reading

  • Jul 23, 2013

Local & Repertory •  American Comedy Classics “Don’t be a sucker”—that’s the

Local & Repertory• American Comedy Classics “Don’t be a sucker”—that’s the spirit of Frank Capra’s classic 1934 American comedy It Happened One Night, which earned five… Continue reading

  • Jul 16, 2013

Local & Repertory •  American Comedy Classics SEE THE WIRE, PAGE 23.

Local & Repertory• American Comedy Classics SEE THE WIRE, PAGE 23.Benny & Joon From 1993, this gentle family tale of mental illness was shot in around… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2013

Local & Repertory The Elegant Clockwork of the Universe Local director Malik

Local & RepertoryThe Elegant Clockwork of the Universe Local director Malik Isasis presents his indie suspense film about a man whose long-term girlfriend suddenly goes… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2013

Local & Repertory Clutch Local director Jay Rowlands debuts his drama about

Local & RepertoryClutch Local director Jay Rowlands debuts his drama about muscle-car enthusiasts at this 21-and-over event. (NR)Admiral, 2343 California Ave. S.W., 938-3456, clutchthemovie.com. $10,… Continue reading

  • Jun 25, 2013

Local & Repertory •  Brazil Terry Gilliam’s grim, near-great Orwellian satire from

Local & Repertory• Brazil Terry Gilliam’s grim, near-great Orwellian satire from 1985 stars Jonathan Pryce as the meek clerk who becomes an unlikely and reluctant resistance… Continue reading

  • Jun 18, 2013