Special Screenings

  • Bringing Out the Dead

    Bringing Out the Dead (1999)

    Rated R, 120 min. Directed by Martin Scorsese. Starring Nicolas Cage, Patricia Arquette, Tom Sizemore, Ving Rhames, John Goodman, Marc Anthony and Cliff Curtis.

    Films of 1999: It's Taxi Driver Redux as Schrader and Scorcese team up with Cage - giving one of his best performances - as a paramedic losing his shit. Read a full review of Bringing Out the Dead.

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

  • Graceland

    Graceland (2013)

    Not rated, 84 min. Directed by Ron Morales. Starring Arnold Reyes, Menggie Cobarrubias, Dido De La Paz, Leon Miguel, Ella Guevara and Patricia Ona Gayod.

    AFS Essential Cinema: Contemporary Filipino Films: The kidnapping of the daughter of a politician gets complicated when the wrong girl is abducted. Read a full review of Graceland.

    7:30PM The Marchesa Hall & Theatre, 6406 N. I-35, 512/454-2000

  • Kill Bill: Vol. 1

    Kill Bill: Vol. 1 (2003)

    Rated R, 110 min. Directed by Quentin Tarantino. Starring Uma Thurman, Lucy Liu, Vivica A. Fox, Michael Madsen, Daryl Hannah, David Carradine, Sonny Chiba, Chiaki Kuriyama, Gordon Liu, Michael Parks and Julie Dreyfus.

    Thanksgiving wouldn't be complete without this charming story about a bride who was left for dead on her wedding day and seeks revenge against them that done her wrong. Part 2 screens on Wed. Read a full review of Kill Bill: Vol. 1.

    7:30PM Flix Brewhouse, 2200 S. I-35, 512/244-3549

  • Shock Value: The Movie (2014)

    75 min. Directed by Various.

    This collection of student films from SCA in the Sixties and Seventies contain shorts by John Carpenter and Dan O'Bannon, who later influenced a generation of horror and sci-fi filmmakers.

    7:30PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320

  • Super Secret Mystery Movie on VHS

    Terror Tuesday: The selection is under wraps, but you can bet those Alamo programmers will bring the goods.

    10:15PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/476-1320

  • 13 Going on 30

    13 Going on 30 (2004)

    Rated PG-13, 97 min. Directed by Gary Winick. Starring Jennifer Garner, Mark Ruffalo, Judy Greer, Andy Serkis, Kathy Baker and Phil Reeves.

    Girlie Night: Magic wishing dust allows Garner to completely skip over her teens and 20s. Read a full review of 13 Going on 30.

    7PM Alamo Drafthouse Lakeline, 14028 U.S. 183 N., 512/861-7070


    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.

  • Interstellar

    Interstellar (2014)

    Rated PG-13, 169 min. Directed by Christopher Nolan. Starring Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Michael Caine, Mackenzie Foy, Casey Affleck, John Lithgow, Wes Bentley and David Gyasi.

    Majesty and mawkishness combine in Christopher Nolan's film about humans' last-ditch attempt to find a habitable planet in another galaxy. Read a full review of Interstellar.

  • Jerusalem 3D

    Jerusalem 3D (2014)

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