Rated R, 101 min
1:55PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320
Rated R, 101 min
5:05PM Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W. Slaughter Ln., 512/476-1320
Rated PG, 128 min
Broadway Brunch: Minnelli and Grey sparkle and the Fosse flash is everywhere in evidence in this winner of eight Academy Awards.
NOON Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W. Slaughter Ln., 512/476-1320
Not rated, 90 min
Cinedigm: Docurama: The world's first zero-emissions motorcycle grand prix took place on the Isle of Man, and this documentary follows the fortunes of several teams. Also showing is Michele Ohayon's short film "Solar Roadways."
11AM Alamo Drafthouse Village, 2700 W. Anderson, 512/459-7090
9PM Violet Crown Cinema, 434 W. Second, 512/495-9600
Not rated, 97 min
Summer Film Classics: Memorial Day Weekend: After the fall of Tobruk in 1942, the survivors of an American tank outfit head into the desert, picking up a motley international crew as they go, while also searching for water and avoiding Nazis. (Double bill: Sergeant York.)
2PM, 6:30PM Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress, 512/472-5470
Not rated, 134 min
Summer Film Classics: Memorial Day Weekend: A Tennessee mountain farmer relinquishes his pacifist religious principles and goes off to fight in World War I and becomes an acclaimed war hero. As played by Cooper and directed by Hawks, this propaganda movie that was released at the beginning of World War II, rises above its motives to become a moving slice of Americana. (Double bill: Sahara.)
4PM Paramount Theatre, 713 Congress, 512/472-5470
Rated R, 116 min
4PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320
8PM Jo's, 242 W. Second, 512/469-9003
8PM The North Door, 502 Brushy, 512/485-3001
Not rated, 68 min
7:30PM MonkeyWrench Books, 110 E. North Loop, 512/407-6925
Rated PG-13, 138 min
AFS at the Marchesa: Following the death of a good friend, three middle-aged men go on a desperate spree that flies in the face of mortality. They depart New York for London, where they engage in a bender of drink, gambling, and partying. Cassavetes' camera catches every bit of their freewheeling escape and fatalistic rage.
7PM The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, 6406 N I-35, 512/454-2000
1800 N. Congress, 512/936-4629
Not rated, 44 min
The life cycle of a monarch butterfly and its long-distance migration from Canada to Central Mexico is captured in this 3-D nature documentary that also focuses on the decades of fieldwork conducted by Canadian scientist Fred Urquhart.
Rated PG-13, 132 min
AMODA: Four days of presentations, workshops, makeathons, film screenings, and panels will focus on topics concerning digital art and prototyping. For details, see www.amoda.org/.
Rollins Studio Theatre at the Long Center, 701 W. Riverside, 512/474-5664