The Colonial Theatre’s annual Father’s Day movie marathon event is about to boldly go where it has never gone before – the Star Trek universe. Kirk, Spock and the rest of the USS Enterprise crew are beaming down to the Colonial’s big screen on Jun 18 with three of their best cinematic adventures. The three films selected are among the most highly regarded entries in the Star Trek . . .
Directed by Steven Spielberg. US. 1975. PG. 124 minutes. Universal. Digital.
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15 year-old organist Brett Miller will play the Wurlitzer theatre organ from 4-4:30pm!
There are very few films in the history of cinema that can be considered perfect. Jaws is, without a doubt, one of them. Plagued with production problems of all sorts Jaws emerged as the first summer blockbuster and changed movies forever. This is a true classic of the silver screen and one of the . . .
Directed by Iain Softley. US. 1995. PG-13. 107 minutes. MGM. 35mm.
A box office bomb upon its initial release, Hackers has developed a cult following among millennials who caught its frequent cable airings during the early days of the internet. A rag tag group of computer hackers (led by Trainspotting’s Johnny Lee Miller and a then unknown Angelina Jolie) try to stay one step ahead of an evil corporate security officer (Fisher Stevens) hell bent on jailing them to prevent . . .
Directed by Lance Mungia. US. 1998. PG-13. 91 minutes. Palm Pictures. 35mm.
What happens when you mix a 50s rock musical with The Road Warrior and The Wizard of Oz and then add dashes of Spaghetti Western and Shaw Brothers Kung-Fu for good measure? You get Six-String Samurai! After nuclear war has transformed most of the U.S. into a wasteland, the titular hero (Jeffrey Falcon) journeys across the devastated country with an orphan (Justin McGuire) in search of refuge . . .