Film: Special Screenings
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  • Ben-Hur

    Ben-Hur (1959)

    Rated G, 212 min. Directed by William Wyler. Starring Charlton Heston, Jack Hawkins, Haya Harareet, Stephen Boyd, Hugh Griffith, Martha Scott and Sam Jaffe.

    This winner of 11 Oscars tells the epic story of Jewish Ben-Hur prince and his best friend Messala in ancient Rome. It’s a chariot-race classic.

    1PM Alamo Drafthouse Lakeline, 14028 U.S. 183 N., 512/861-7070

  • Footloose

    Footloose (1984)

    Rated PG, 107 min. Directed by Herbert Ross. Starring Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer, John Lithgow, Dianne Wiest, Chris Penn, Jim Youngs and Sarah Jessica Parker.

    Master Pancake: Let's hear it for the Pancake gang, as they put the screws to this charming celluloid time capsule.

    7PM, 10PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/861-7020

  • A Night at the Opera

    A Night at the Opera (1935)

    Not rated, 92 min. Directed by Sam Wood. Starring Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx, Kitty Carlisle, Allan Jones and Margaret Dumont.

    Marx Brothers Retrospective: The Marx Brothers take on high society with typically zany results.

    2:25PM Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz, 320 E. Sixth, 512/861-7020

  • Only Lovers Left Alive

    Only Lovers Left Alive (2014)

    Rated R, 123 min. Directed by Jim Jarmusch. Starring Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska, John Hurt, Anton Yelchin and Jeffrey Wright.

    In this hypnotic love story, Jim Jarmusch gives us vampires who are bohemian outsiders and not blood-sucking freaks. Read a full review of Only Lovers Left Alive.

    NOON, 2:30PM, 5PM, 7:30PM, 10PM Violet Crown Cinema, 434 W. Second, 512/495-9600

  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)

    Rated R, 95 min. Directed by Jim Sharman. Starring Richard O'Brien, Barry Bostwick, Susan Sarandon and Tim Curry.

    Austin fans have been dressing up and doing the "Time Warp" thing live for more than three decades. For more info, see

    11:59PM Alamo Drafthouse Village, 2700 W. Anderson, 512/861-7030

  • Totally Eighties Sing-Along Dance Party

    Action Pack

    10:15PM Alamo Drafthouse Slaughter Lane, 5701 W. Slaughter, 512/861-7060

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