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Today, May 20
  • Today, May 20
  • Sat, May 21
  • Sun, May 22
  • Mon, May 23
8:00 pm

Director: Michelangelo Frammartino Run Time: 93 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 2021 Language: Italian

Starring: Antonio Lanza, Claudia Candusso, Leonardo Larocca, Mila Costi, Nicola Lanza

Premiere Run!

In August 1961, speleologists from Italy’s booming North arrive on a Calabrian plateau where time stands still. The intruders discover one of the world’s deepest caves, the Bifurto Abyss, under the gaze of an old shepherd, the only witness of the pristine territory.

Rude Boy

Sat, May 21
  • Sat, May 21
  • Sun, May 22
  • Mon, May 23

Director: David Mingay, Jack Hazan Run Time: 133 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1980

Starring: Jimmy Pursey, Joe Strummer, Paul Simonon, Ray Gange, Topper Headon

New Digital Restoration!

Rude Boy is a semi-documentary, part character study, part 'rockumentary', featuring British punk band The Clash. The script includes the story of a fictional fan juxtaposed with actual public events of the day, including political demonstrations and Clash concerts.

Out of the Past

Wed, May 25
  • Wed, May 25

Director: Jacques Tourneur Run Time: 97 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1947

Starring: Jane Greer, Kirk Douglas, Rhonda Fleming, Richard Webb, Robert Mitchum

75th Anniversary!

Considered by many to be the apotheosis of the film noir genre, OUT OF THE PAST features Robert Mitchum as a small-town gas pumper who finds himself drawn back into his old life, when he was working for a mob boss and wrapped around the finger of a femme fatale.

Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion

Wed, May 25
  • Wed, May 25

Director: David Mirkin Run Time: 92 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1997

Starring: Alan Cumming, Camryn Mabheim, Janeane Garofalo, Julia Campbell, Justin Theroux, Lisa Kudrow, Mia Cottet, Mira Sorvino, Vincent Vantresca

The Late Show: 25th Anniversary!

Wrapped in layers of flashback that rival film noir stalwarts like OUT OF THE PAST, ROMY AND MICHELE’S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION is both a sweet movie about lifelong friendship and a hilarious comedy.

The Hot Rock

Thu, May 26
  • Thu, May 26

Director: Peter Yates Run Time: 101 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1972

Starring: George Segal, Moses Gunn, Paul Sand, Robert Redford, Ron Leibman, Zero Mostel

50th Anniversary!

1970’s golden boy Robert Redford stars as the improbably named ex-con John Dortmunder who, on the ride home from his latest stint Upstate, finds himself wrapped up in a new heist concocted by his brother-in-law.

Office Killer

Thu, May 26
  • Thu, May 26

Director: Cindy Sherman Run Time: 82 min. Release Year: 1997

Starring: Barbara Sukowa, Carol Kane, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Molly Ringwald

The Late Show: 25th Anniversary!

World-renowned artist Cindy Sherman made her directorial debut with this campy commentary on the conventions of the horror film and the horror of corporate life in the ‘90s.

The Bitter Tears of Petra von Kant

Fri, May 27
  • Fri, May 27

Director: Rainer Werner Fassbinder Run Time: 125 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1972 Language: German

Starring: Eva Mattes, Gisela Fackeldey, Hanna Schygulla, Katrin Schaake, Margit Carstensen

50th Anniversary!

This unforgettable, unforgiving dissection of the imbalanced relationship between a haughty fashion designer and a beautiful but icy ingenue is a true Fassbinder affair, featuring exquisitely claustrophobic cinematography by Michael Ballhaus and full-throttle performances by an all-female cast.

Good Burger

Fri, May 27
  • Fri, May 27
  • Wed, Jun 1

Director: Brian Robbins Run Time: 95 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1997

Starring: Abe Vigoda, Carmen Electra, Kel Mitchell, Kenan Thompson, Linda Cardellini, Shar Jackson, Sinbad

25th Anniversary!

At the height of their popularity, Kenan Thompson and Kel Mitchell made this bizarrely hilarious feature in which they play workers at a small-time burger stand who go up against the big-name corporate chain that just opened across the street.

Princess Mononoke

Sat, May 28
  • Sat, May 28
  • Thu, Jun 2

Director: Hayao Miyazaki Run Time: 134 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1997 Language: Japanese

Starring: Kaoru Kobayashi, Masahiko Nishimura, Youji Matsuda, Yūko Tanaka, Yuriko Ishida

25th Anniversary!

A masterpiece in a career full of them, Hayao Miyazaki’s PRINCESS MONONOKE is a film of unsurpassed power and beauty.

Frenzy

Sat, May 28
  • Sat, May 28

Director: Alfred Hitchcock Run Time: 116 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1972

Starring: Alec McCowen, Anna Massey, Barbara Leigh-Hunt, Barry Foster, Billie Whitelaw, Jon Finch, Vivien Merchant

50th Anniversary!

Inspired by the loosening of cinematic restraint brought on by the late ‘60s, Alfred Hitchcock goes shockingly seedy in this lurid, darkly comedic, and (of course) thrilling film about a serial killer terrorizing London.

Monsieur Verdoux

Sat, May 28
  • Sat, May 28

Director: Charlie Chaplin Run Time: 124 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1947

Starring: Charlie Chaplin

75th Anniversary!

Film maudit turned cult classic, Charlie Chaplin’s MONSIEUR VERDOUX is now widely considered one of his best works, and his most political.

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

Sun, May 29
  • Sun, May 29

Director: Norman Z. McLeod Run Time: 105 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1947

Starring: Boris Karloff, Danny Kaye, Fay Bainter, Virginia Mayo

75th Anniversary!

Walter Mitty, a daydreaming writer with an overprotective mother, likes to imagine that he is a hero who experiences fantastic adventures.

Solaris

Sun, May 29
  • Sun, May 29

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky Run Time: 167 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1972 Language: Russian

Starring: Donatas Banionis, Natalya Bondarchuk

50th Anniversary!

Andrei Tarkovsky’s SOLARIS tells the cosmic detective story of a psychologist cosmonaut sent to a space station to investigate a series of strange transmissions

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir

Mon, May 30
  • Mon, May 30

Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Run Time: 104 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1947

Starring: Gene Tierney, George Sanders, Rex Harrison

75th Anniversary!

A delightfully wistful romantic fantasy featuring Gene Tierney as Lucy Muir, a young widow who moves into a cottage by the sea with her young daughter only to discover that it already has an inhabitant: the ghost of a crusty sea captain.

Selena

Mon, May 30
  • Mon, May 30

Director: Gregory Nava Run Time: 127 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1997

Starring: Constance Marie, Edward James Olmos, Jackie Guerra, Jennifer Lopez, Jon Seda

25th Anniversary!

The amazing charisma and star power of Jennifer Lopez is on full display in her breakout role as the revered Tejano music superstar Selena.

Freakscene: The Story of Dinosaur Jr.

Tue, May 31
  • Tue, May 31

Director: Philipp Virus Run Time: 82 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 2021

Starring: Bob Mould, J. Mascis, Kim Gordon, Lou Barlow, Murph

Special Screening! One Night Only!

An emotional, tragically funny, and sometimes noisy roller-coaster ride about a dysfunctional family – Dinosaur Jr.

Super Fly

Wed, Jun 1
  • Wed, Jun 1

Director: Gordon Parks Jr. Run Time: 93 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1972

Starring: Carl Lee, Julius Harris, Ron O'Neal, Sheila Frazier

50th Anniversary!

Never a dude like this one! He's got a plan to stick it to The Man!

The Lady from Shanghai

Thu, Jun 2
  • Thu, Jun 2

Director: Orson Welles Run Time: 87 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1947

Starring: Everett Sloane, Glenn Anders, Orson Welles, Rita Hayworth, Ted de Corsia

75th Anniversary!

A romantic drifter gets caught between a corrupt tycoon and his voluptuous wife.

The Matrix

Fri, Jun 3
  • Fri, Jun 3
  • Sat, Jun 4

Director: Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski Run Time: 136 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1999

Starring: Carrie-Anne Moss, Hugo Weaving, Joe Pantoliano, Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne

**Series Pass Available!** Set in the 22nd century, The Matrix tells the story of a computer hacker who joins a group of underground insurgents fighting the vast and powerful computers that now rule the earth.

The Matrix Reloaded

Sat, Jun 4
  • Sat, Jun 4
  • Sun, Jun 5

Director: Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski Run Time: 138 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 2003

Starring: Carrie-Anne Moss, Harold Perrineau, Hugo Weaving, Jada Pinkett Smith, Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne

**Series Pass Available!** Neo, Trinity and Morpheus continue to lead the revolt against the Machine Army, unleashing their arsenal of extraordinary skills and weaponry against the systematic forces of repression and exploitation.

The Matrix Revolutions

Sat, Jun 4
  • Sat, Jun 4
  • Sun, Jun 5

Director: Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski Run Time: 129 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 2003

Starring: Carrie-Anne Moss, Harold Perrineau, Hugo Weaving, Jada Pinkett Smith, Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne

**Series Pass Available!** The human city of Zion defends itself against the massive invasion of the machines as Neo fights to end the war at another front while also opposing the rogue Agent Smith.

The Matrix Resurrections

Sat, Jun 4
  • Sat, Jun 4
  • Sun, Jun 5

Director: Lana Wachowski Run Time: 148 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 2021

Starring: Carrie-Anne Moss, Jada Pinkett Smith, Jessica Henwick, Jonathan Groff, Keanu Reeves, Neil Patrick Harris, Parker Posey, Priyanka Chopra, Yahya Abdul-Mateen II

**Series Pass Available!** Plagued by strange memories, Neo's life takes an unexpected turn when he finds himself back inside the Matrix.

Harvard Book Store presents Bill McKibben

Mon, Jun 6
  • Mon, Jun 6

Run Time: 105 min.

Harvard Book Store Presents: Bill McKibben presenting The Flag, the Cross, and the Station Wagon: A Graying American...

Cloud Atlas

Mon, Jun 6
  • Mon, Jun 6

Director: Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski, Tom Tykwer Run Time: 172 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 2012

Starring: Halle Berry, Hugo Weaving, Jim Broadbent, Jim Sturgess, Tom Hanks

**Series Pass Available!** Set in a myriad of locations and time-periods—ranging from the 19th century to the distant future—CLOUD ATLAS follows the paths of a number of intertwining souls with the same actors playing characters of various nationalities, ethnicities, and genders.

Speed Racer

Tue, Jun 7
  • Tue, Jun 7

Director: Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski Run Time: 135 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 2008

Starring: Christina Ricci, Emile Hirsch, John Goodman, Matthew Fox, Susan Sarandon

**Series Pass Available!** Young driver Speed Racer aspires to be champion of the racing world with the help of his family and his high-tech Mach 5 automobile.

Bound

Director: Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski Run Time: 105 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1996

Starring: Christopher Meloni, Gina Gershon, Jennifer Tilly, Joe Pantoliano, John P. Ryan

**Series Pass Available!** Tough ex-con Corky and her lover Violet concoct a scheme to steal millions of stashed mob money and pin the blame on Violet's crooked boyfriend Caesar.

Jupiter Ascending

Thu, Jun 9
  • Thu, Jun 9

Director: Lana Wachowski, Lilly Wachowski Run Time: 127 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 2015

Starring: Channing Tatum, Doona Bae, Eddie Redmayne, Mila Kunis, Sean Bean, Tuppence Middleton

**Series Pass Available!** Mila Kunis stars as an Earth woman with no prospects who discovers that she is actually an intergalactic heir being tracked by bounty hunters from outer space.

Mondocane

Opens in June

Director: Alessandro Celli Run Time: 110 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 2021 Language: Italian

Starring: Alessandro Borghi, Barbara Ronchi, Dennis Protopapa, Giuliano Soprano, Ludovica Nasti

Premiere Run

In the near future, a small town is surrounded by barbed wire that no one, not even the police, dares to cross. The poorest are left fighting for survival, while gangs compete for the territory. Two thirteen-year-old orphans who grew up together dream of joining one of the gangs.

Harvard Book Store presents David Duchovny

Mon, Jun 13
  • Mon, Jun 13

Run Time: 105 min.

Harvard Book Store Presents: David Duchovny presenting The Reservoir Harvard Book Store welcomes award-winning actor, writer, director, and New...

Harvard Book Store presents Linda Holmes

Thu, Jun 16
  • Thu, Jun 16

Run Time: 105 min.

Harvard Book Store Presents: Linda Holmes presenting Flying Solo: A Novel Harvard Book Store welcomes LINDA HOLMES—host of...

Neptune Frost

Opens in June

Director: Anisia Uzeyman, Saul Williams Run Time: 105 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 2022 Language: Kinyarwanda

Starring: Bertrand Ninteretse, Cheryl Isheja, Eliane Umuhire, Elvis Ngabo

Premiere Run

Multi-hyphenate, multidisciplinary artist Saul Williams brings his unique dynamism to this Afrofuturist vision, a sci-fi punk musical that’s a visually wondrous amalgamation of themes, ideas, and songs that Williams has explored in his work.

The Shining

Opens in June

Director: Stanley Kubrick Run Time: 144 min. Format: 35mm Film Release Year: 1980

Starring: Danny Lloyd, Jack Nicholson, Scatman Crothers, Shelley Duvall

Happy Father's Day!

One of cinema’s baddest bad dads joins us for this Father’s Day run of Stanley Kubrick’s horrific masterpiece.

Hit the Road

Opens in June

Director: Panah Panahi Run Time: 93 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 2022 Language: Persian (Farsi)

Starring: Amin Simiar, Hasan Majuni, Pantea Panahiha, Rayan Sarlak

Premiere Run

Panah Panahi, son and collaborator of embattled filmmaker Jafar Panahi and apprentice to Iranian master Abbas Kiarostami, makes a striking feature debut with this charming, sharp-witted, and deeply moving comic drama.

The Heroic Trio

Opens in June

Director: Johnnie To Run Time: 88 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1993

Starring: Anita Mui, Anthony Wong, Damian Lau, Maggie Cheung, Michelle Yeoh, Shi-Kwan Yen

New Restoration!

The supernova star power of Hong Kong cinema icons Maggie Cheung, Michelle Yeoh, and Anita Mui propels this gloriously unrestrained action extravaganza from genre maestro Johnnie To, which injects its martial-arts mayhem with a blast of comic-book lunacy.

Executioners (aka The Heroic Trio 2)

Opens in June

Director: Johnnie To, Siu-Tung Ching Run Time: 101 min. Format: DCP Release Year: 1993

Starring: Anita Mui, Anthony Wong, Damian Lau, Maggie Cheung, Michelle Yeoh, Takeshi Kaneshiro

New Restoration!

The kung fu crusaders known as Thief Catcher, Invisible Woman, and Wonder Woman return in this gritty, postapocalyptic sequel to the blockbuster Hong Kong action hit THE HEROIC TRIO.