Special Screenings

  • Diamonds (1975)

    Rated PG, 108 min. Directed by Menahem Golan. Starring Robert Shaw, Richard Roundtree and Shelley Winters.

    Weird Wednesday: A thick slice of Seventies cheese, this heist caper was shot in Israel.

    9:30PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320

  • The First (and Probably Last) Annual Feline Film & Video Festival for Humans

    90 min. Directed by Various.

    The (grammatically incorrect) title says all you really need to know about this program.

    7PM Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar, 1120 S. Lamar, 512/383-8309

  • Gone With the Wind

    Gone With the Wind (1939)

    Rated G, 238 min. Directed by Victor Fleming. Starring Vivien Leigh, Clark Gable, Leslie Howard, Olivia De Havilland, Hattie McDaniel and Thomas Mitchell.

    Cinemark Classics: It's been 75 years since Rhett Butler first didn't give a damn.

    2PM, 7PM Cinemark Hill Country Galleria 14, 12812 Hill Country Blvd., 800/326-3264

  • Shockwaves (2013)

    Not rated, 83 min. Directed by Kasumi X. Starring Jeremy Kendall and Michelle Blanton Strong.

    A man's fragmented childhood memories plant the seeds of his own destruction on a surrealistic journey exploring the lasting nature of abusive power.

    7PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320

  • Walking the Great Divide (2008)

    Not rated, 120 min. Directed by Mark Flagler.

    Long-Distance Hiking Cinema Tour: Doc about the Continental Divide and the hikers who traverse it. Get tickets online at www.flaglerfilms.com/ldhctour

    7PM Galaxy Highland 10, 6700 Middle Fiskville, 512/467-7305


  • Weird Science and The Bride of Frankenstein

    22 Nights of Halloween

    8PM Blue Starlite Drive-In at Austin Studios, 1901 E. 51st, 512/850-6127


    1800 N. Congress, 512/936-4629

  • D-Day: Normandy 1944

    D-Day: Normandy 1944 (2014)

    Not rated, 40 min. Directed by Pascal Vuong. Narrated by Tom Brokaw.

    Tom Brokaw narrates this film about the largest Allied operation of World War II.

  • Jerusalem 3D

    Jerusalem 3D (2014)

    Not rated, 45 min. Directed by Daniel Ferguson. Narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch.

  • Sea Monsters 3D: A Prehistoric Adventure

    Sea Monsters 3D: A Prehistoric Adventure (2007)

    Not rated, 40 min. Directed by Sean MacLeod Phillips. Narrated by Liev Schreiber.

    National Geographic uses photo-realistic, computer-generated, 3-D animation to transport audiences back more than 65 million years, when a great inland sea divided North America in two. For ticket prices, call 936-IMAX or 936-TSHM, or see www.thestoryoftexas.com.

  • Texas: The Big Picture

    Texas: The Big Picture (2003)

    Not rated, 39 min. Directed by Scott Swofford. Narrated by Colby Donaldson.

    Texas is shown to be a land broad enough to produce everything from grapefruit to microchips.