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  • Children of Men

    Children of Men (2006)

    Rated R, 109 min. Directed by Alfonso Cuarón. Starring Clive Owen, Julianne Moore, Michael Caine, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Claire-Hope Ashitey, Pam Ferris, Danny Huston and Peter Mullan.

    Get ready for Alfonso Cuarón's new film Gravity with his 2006 future-shock story that brims with gusto and ambiguity. Read a full review of Children of Men.

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

  • 7:15PM Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W. Slaughter, 512/861-7060

  • F for Fake

    F for Fake (1974)

    Not rated, 85 min. Directed by Orson Welles.

    Welles' final feature film is this fascinating documentary about fakery, fraud, and our propensity to believe illusions.

    7:30PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/861-7020

  • Vertigo

    Vertigo (1958)

    Rated PG, 130 min. Directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Starring James Stewart, Kim Novak and Barbara Bel Geddes.

    Cinemark Classics: One of the thrill master's most psychologically dense and twisted films in which obsession, commitment, and dual identities merge to create a voluptuous tale of thwarted love. Read a full review of Vertigo.

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

  • Def Leppard: Viva! Hysteria Concert

    NCM Fathom: Britain's arena-rock band was captured live over nine nights during the group’s spring residency at the Joint, located in the Hard Rock Hotel, Las Vegas.

    8PM Cinemark Stone Hill Town Center, 18820 Hilltop Commercial Dr., 512/251-0938

  • Angels' Wild Women (1972)

    Not rated, 85 min. Directed by Al Adamson. Starring Regina Carroll, Linda Gordon and Ross Hagen.

    Weird Wednesday: Women bikers get back at racist, redneck rapists before getting involved with hippies and a drug kingpin in schlock king Adamson's movie.

    10:30PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/861-7020

  • Top Gun

    Top Gun (1986)

    Rated PG, 110 min. Directed by Tony Scott. Starring Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis, Val Kilmer, Anthony Edwards, Tom Skerritt, Michael Ironside, John Stockwell, Meg Ryan, Tim Robbins, Barry Tubb and Adrian Pasdar.

    Do 512: Sound & Cinema – Music & Movies on the Lawn: Airwave Eighties Video Sing-along and dance party begins at 7pm. Master Pancake punctures Top Gun with comic barbs at 8pm.

    8PM Long Center for the Performing Arts, 701 W. Riverside, 512/474-5664

  • Re-Animator and The Fly

    I Luv Video: Mad Scientists

    8PM Spider House Patio Bar & Cafe, 2908 Fruth, 512/480-9562


1800 Congress, 512/936-4629

  • "Flight of the Butterflies" (2012)

    Not rated, 44 min. Directed by Mike Slee. Starring Gordon Pinsent and Patricia Phillips.

    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.

  • Great White Shark

    Great White Shark (2013)

    Not rated, 40 min. Directed by Luke Cresswell and Steve McNicholas. Narrated by Bill Nighy.

    This 3-D film explores the great white’s place in our imaginations and fears, while concentrating on key aggregation points in the waters off Mexico, South Africa, Los Angeles, and New Zealand.

  • Rocky Mountain Express

    Rocky Mountain Express (2011)

    Not rated, 45 min. Directed by Stephen Low.

    Giant IMAX cameras were strapped to a 1930s steam engine from the Canadian Pacific Railway to follow its trek through the Rockies from Vancouver to Calgary.

  • 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.

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