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“Trading Places” (1983)

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Louis Winthorpe is a well-off businessman who bickers with his bosses about whether it’s a person’s environment or heredity that determines how well they do in life. When Winthorpe bumps into street hustler Billy Ray Valentine, he assumes Valentine is trying to rob him and has him arrested. Upon seeing how different the two men are, Winthorpe’s bosses at the firm decide to make a wager about what would happen if Winthorpe was stripped of his job, home, and social life while Valentine was given Winthorpe’s job. Hilarity ensues when each tries to adhere to the other’s lifestyle.

Directors: John Landis
Writers: Timothy Harris, Herschel Weingrod
Starring: Eddie Murphy, Dan Aykroyd, Ralph Bellamy
Duration: 116 min
Genre: Comedy
MPAA: Rated R for language, some nudity/sexuality, and drug content

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“Dirty Dancing” (1987)

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Frances “Baby” Houseman, a priveleged daddy’s girl, spends the summer at a resort in upstate New York’s Catskill Mountains. Baby’s family expects her to go to college, join the Peace Corps, and marry a doctor. However, Baby becomes infatuated with the resort’s dance instructor, Johnny Castle, a man whose means are vastly different from her own. Baby and Johnny’s lives entangle when she fills in as his dance partner — their chemistry is undeniable and they fall in love, but everything crumbles when Baby’s parents find out.

Directors: Emile Ardolino
Writers: Eleanor Bergstein
Starring: Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey, Jerry Orbach
Duration: 100 min
Genre: Drama, music, romance
MPAA: Rated PG-13 for sexuality and violence

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“A Life Less Ordinary” (1997)

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Heaven resembles a modern police department, and its angels are given “cases” to ensure that mortals on Earth find love. Now, a new rule is in place for O’Reilly and Jackson, two underperforming angel partners: they must successfully resolve their next case by helping two mortals fall in love, or else they will be forced to stay on Earth forever. Robert Lewis, a janitor in L.A., takes his boss’ daughter Celine hostage after being fired and replaced by a robot. In order to maintain their positions in Heaven, O’Reilly and Jackson offer some unsolicited help to bring this unlikely couple together.

Directors: Danny Boyle
Writers: John Hodge
Starring: Ewan McGreggor, Cameron Diaz, Holly Hunter
Duration: 103 min
Genre: Comedy, crime, fantasy
MPAA: Rated R for violence and language

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February 28, 2018 7:30 pm Buy Tickets

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“Wayne’s World” (1992)

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Wayne is still living at home and can’t seem to hold a steady job, but he does have his own public-access TV show.. A local station spots the show and decides to hire Wayne and his sidekick, Garth, to do their show professionally, but the two men find that the nature of their show changes with all of the studio’s red tape and product placements. Wayne falls for a bass guitarist and uses his contacts to help her career along, knowing that Ben Oliver, the sleazy advertising guy who is ruining their show, will probably take her away from him if they fail.

Directors: Penelope Spheeris
Writers: Mike Myers
Starring: Mike Myers, Dana Carvey, Rob Lowe
Duration: 95 min
Genre: Comedy, music
MPAA: Rated PG-13 for sex-related dialogue

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“Chasing Amy” (1997)

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New Jersey comic book authors Holden McNeil and Banky Edwards have been best friends for 20 years. They spend their time working in their studio, and partying hard in the evenings. But their friendship hits a rough patch for the first time in their life when a beautiful young lesbian woman named Alyssa Jones enters their life and Holden falls in love with her despite their incompatibility. Along with his own confusing and overwhelming emotions, Holden must confront Banky’s jealousy and Alyssa’s very rich past.

Directors: Kevin Smith
Writers: Kevin Smith
Starring: Ben Affleck, Joey Lauren Adams, Ethan Suplee
Duration: 113 min
Genre: Comedy, drama, romance
MPAA: Rated R for strong sex-related dialogue, language, sexuality, and drug content

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April 25, 2018 7:30 pm Buy Tickets

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“The Terminator” (1984)

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A human-like cyborg is sent from the year 2029 back in time to 1984 to carry out a deadly mission: he must kill Sarah Connor, a young woman whose life will have a great significance in years to come. She is the mother of the man who will eventually lead a human resistance against cyborgs. Sarah has only one protector — Kyle Reese — who’s also been sent from the future. Kyle must find Sarah before the Terminator uses his exceptional intelligence and strength to hunt her down.

Directors: James Cameron
Writers: James Cameron, Gale Anne Hurd
Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Michael Biehn
Duration: 107 min
Genre: Action, sci-fi
MPAA: Rated R for violence, language, and sexuality/nudity

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“Waiting For Guffman” (1996)

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Small town Blaine, Missouri is preparing for a celebration of its 150th anniversary. Corky St. Clair, an off-off-off-off-off-Broadway director, is putting together an amateur theater show about the town’s history, starring a local dentist, a couple of travel agents, a Dairy Queen waitress, and a car repairman. He invites Broadway theater critic Mr. Guffman to see the opening night of the show. Told in mockumentary style, the film follows the efforts of the less-than-talented cast members and the anxiety leading up to Mr. Guffman’s arrival.

Directors: Christopher Guest
Writers: Christopher Guest, Eugene Levy
Starring: Christopher Guest, Fred Willard, Catherine O’Hara
Duration: 84 min
Genre: Comedy, mockumentary
MPAA: Rated R for brief strong language

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