Directed by John Michael McDonagh. Ireland. 2014. R. 100 min. Fox Searchlight. Digital.
Fri, Sep 12 thru Wed, Sep 24 -- Roll over to view showtimes.
“Here’s a checklist to take with you when you see Calvary: Hoagy Carmichael, Fred Neil, Townes Van Zandt, David Gates, H.P. Lovecraft, John Banville, Herman Melville, St. Augustine. John Michael McDonagh plants these references – music, literary, philosophical – like little land mines in his stormy dream of a film. When the songs are heard, the books read, the citations hung with portent on the screen, all sorts of aha! explosions go off. We know where the writer/director – brother of In More »
Directed by Michael Winterbottom. UK. 2014. NR. 108 min. IFC Films. Digital.
Fri, Sep 26 thru Thu, Oct 2 -- Roll over to view showtimes.
“In 2011, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon starred in The Trip, Michael Winterbottom’s largely improvised road movie about two comedians (named Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon) who accept a magazine assignment to travel around northern England’s Lake District and sample the region’s finer restaurants. There was little to the movie besides the framework of two old friends driving through postcard locales, eating, and talking. But as in My Dinner With Andre or the opening moments of Reservoir Dogs, their More »