The Princess Bride

Filmnum: 
149257
Type: 

Event

Year: 
1987
Directed by: 
Directed by Rob Reiner
Rating: 
PG
Run Time: 
98 mins.

A young boy listens while his grandfather reads him the adventures of Buttercup, the most beautiful woman in the world, and Westley, the man she loves, in the fairy-tale kingdom of Florin.

 

The Nutcracker

Filmnum: 
143244
Type: 

Event

Rating: 
NR
Run Time: 
135 mins.
Language: 
English

Based on E. T. A. Hoffmann’s story, The Nutcracker is one of the greatest classics in the world. With iconic music by Tchaikovsky, and enchanting sets and costumes, this beautiful tale explores the universal themes of love, power and evil.

 

The Blues Brothers

Filmnum: 
941
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by John Landis
Rating: 
R
Run Time: 
133 mins.
Language: 
English

Sporting shades and suits, Jake and Elwood (John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd) are dispatched on a "mission from God" by their former teacher, Sister Mary Stigmata, to raise $5000 and save an orphanage.

 

Porco Rosso

Filmnum: 
973
Type: 

Event

Year: 
1992
Directed by: 
Directed by Hayao Miyazaki
Rating: 
PG
Run Time: 
94 mins.
Language: 
Japanese with subtitles

This unsung treasure from Hayao Miyazaki nestles a tale of morality and identity inside a soaring airborne adventure.

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

Filmnum: 
142690
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Stanley Kubrick
Rating: 
PG
Run Time: 
95 mins.
Language: 
English

Stanley Kubrick’s painfully funny take on Cold War anxiety is one of the fiercest satires of human folly ever to come out of Hollywood.

Bring It On

Filmnum: 
841
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Peyton Reed
Rating: 
PG-13
Run Time: 
98 mins.
Language: 
English

A champion high school cheerleading squad discovers its previous captain stole all their best routines and must scramble to compete at this year's championships.

 

Jurassic Park

Filmnum: 
836
Type: 

Event

Directed by: 
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Rating: 
PG-13
Run Time: 
127 mins.
Language: 
English

Steven Spielberg adapts Michael Crichton's bestseller in which an unusual theme park is opened on a remote island. The catch: it's populated by real live dinosaurs brought to life by huge advances in biotechnology. 

 

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