Sunday Series

Staff Favorites Part II

August Sunday Night Series

All Films at 8:00pm/ Regent Square Theater


 

Days of Heaven

Regent Square Theater

Sun, August 3
Sun: 8:00
Trailer

This moody, poetic film from Terrence Malick is about a hot-tempered farm laborer who convinces the woman he loves to marry their rich but dying boss so that they can have a claim to his fortune. (Terence Malick; USA; 1978; 94 min) Picked by: Chris Smalley, Director of operations.

Christine

Regent Square Theater

Sun, August 10
8:00pm
Trailer

Based on a Stephen King novel, it's the story of a nerdy teenager who buys a car with an evil mind of its own. Full of dark humor, it features Harry Dean Stanton. (John Carpenter; USA; 1983; 110 min)

The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

Regent Square Theater

Sun, August 17
8:00pm
Trailer

Internationally famous oceanographer Steve Zissou (Bill Murray) and his crew set sail on an expedition to hunt down the mysterious, elusive, possibly non-existent Jaguar Shark that killed Zissou's partner during the documentary filming of their latest adventure. (Wes Anderson; USA; 2004; 119 min; 35mm print)
Picked by Louis Cappa, Youth Media Coordinator.

The Color of Pomegranates

Regent Square Theater

Sun, August 24
8:00pm
Trailer

A visual feast, this Soviet art film was acclaimed for its non-linear blending of history, poetry, and Armenian folklore. It was not seen internationally until 1977. (Sergei Paradjanov; Soviet Union; 1969; 90 min; 35mm print)

Picked by: Brady Lewis, Director of Education, Pittsburgh Filmmakers.

Wild WIld Planet

Regent Square Theater

Sun, August 31
8:00pm
Trailer

An Italian sci-fi/horror flick, the low-budget aesthetics and general cheesy vibe of the film have made it a cult favorite of bad-movie fans and websites such as badmovies.org. Lots of laughs! (Antonio Margheriti; Italy; 1965; 93 min) Picked by: Mike Prosser, Exhibition staff.
Please note: Due to condition issues we will not be playing a 35mm print of Wild Wild Planet as listed in our film calendar.