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Burning

**Academy Awards Official Entry - Best Foreign Language Film - South Korea**BURNING is the searing examination of an alienated young man, Jongsu (Ah-in Yoo), a frustrated introvert whose already diffi... READ MORE

Directed by: Lee Chang-dong

Runtime: 148 mins

Format: DCP

Elf

When one of Santa's elves learns that he's actually a human whom Santa inadvertently brought back from an orphanage when he was a baby, he sets out for NYC to track down his real father.

Directed by: Jon Favreau

Runtime: 97 mins

Format: 35mm

Forty Guns

Presented by The Chicago Film SocietyCLICK HERE for Advance TicketsWesterns became bigger, louder, and safer in the 1950s. The exception that proves the rule: Samuel Fuller's FORTY GUNS, a propul... READ MORE

Directed by: Samuel Fuller

Runtime: 80 mins

Format: 35mm

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It's A Wonderful Life

Save up to $7 per person to our Christmas Double Feature Sing-a-long!Click here to purchase Double Feature tickets to White Christmas and It's a Wonderful Life!***Tickets Now on Sale | Phone Orders Av... READ MORE

Directed by: Frank Capra

Runtime: 130 mins

Format: DCP

Maria By Callas

CLICK HERE for an Exclusive Music Box Interview with Director TOM VOLFTom Volf's MARIA BY CALLAS is the first film to tell the life story of the legendary Greek/American opera singer completely in her... READ MORE

Directed by: Tom Volf

Runtime: 113 mins

Format: DCP

The Muppet Christmas Carol

The Muppets perform the classic Dickens holiday tale, with Kermit the Frog playing Bob Cratchit, the put-upon clerk of stingy Ebenezer Scrooge (Michael Caine). Other Muppets -- Miss Piggy, Gonzo, Fozz... READ MORE

Directed by: Brian Henson

Runtime: 85 mins

Format: 35mm

Shoplifters

***Opens December 14th****Palme D’Or Winner - 2018 Cannes Film Festival*After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a little girl in the freezing cold. At first relucta... READ MORE

Directed by: Hirokazu Kore-eda

Runtime: 121 mins

Format: DCP

White Christmas

Save up to $7 per person to our Christmas Double Feature Sing-a-long!Click here to purchase Double Feature tickets to White Christmas and It's a Wonderful Life!***Tickets Now on Sale | Phone Orde... READ MORE

Directed by: Michael Curtiz

Runtime: 120 mins

Format: DCP

Wild Honey

***One Night Only | Cast and Crew in Attendance for a Post Film Q&A***Gabby's life is on hold; she is broke, aimless and working out of her old high school bedroom as a phone sex operato... READ MORE

Directed by: Francis Stokes

Runtime: 89 mins

Format: DCP

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