The metal band, Lamb of God, is the subject of this documentary, which took a left turn during filming when lead singer Randy Blythe was arrested on charges of manslaughter for the death of a fan in the Czech Republic. A gripping courtroom drama ensues. The film includes a new, prerecorded Q&A with the band members, which is available exclusively to audiences attending this special one-night screening.
Not rated, 103 min. Directed by Gene Kelly and Stanley Donen. Starring Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds, Donald O'Connor, Cyd Charisse and Jean Hagen.
Arguably the greatest movie musical of all time, Singin' in the Rain features terrific performances and music, sensational Technicolor images, and a plot that hinges on the problems inherent to early Hollywood talkies.
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.
Not rated, 40 min. Directed by Greg MacGillivray. Narrated by Meryl Streep.
Hurricane on the Bayou started production before Katrina and switched gears after the catastrophe. The film tells the stories of four musicians, highlighted by a jazz, blues, and gospel New Orleans score.
This unofficial film expo returns for its fifth year, March 6-13. This year’s lineup features 130 indie films from 21 countries, 25 first-time filmmakers, 12 student filmmakers, and 18 films that are nominated for the Crossroads Award. The 18 nominees come from Film ExChange Network, an international network of film festivals with festivals in Berlin, Brooklyn, New Orleans, Austin, Las Vegas, Victoria and Corpus Christi. For complete schedule, visit www.rxsm.org. RSVP at www.do512.com/rxsm. free with RSVP