Directed by Dome Karukoski. US. 2019. PG-13. 1 hour 52 minutes. Fox Searchlight / Disney Studios. Digital.
Tolkien explores the formative years of renowned author J.R.R. Tolkien’s life as he finds friendship, courage and inspiration among a fellow group of writers and artists at school. Their brotherhood strengthens as they grow up and weather love and loss together, including Tolkien’s tumultuous courtship of his beloved Edith Bratt, until the outbreak of the First World War which threatens to tear their fellowship apart. All . . .
The 10th Annual Spring-Ford Film Festival highlights the creative endeavors of Spring-Ford High School’s Broadcasting Classes. The best of the best make it to the festival, from Stop Motion Animation and Music Videos, to Movie Shorts and PSAs. Admission is free and open to the public. Monetary donations accepted to support the Steve Bonetz Memorial Scholarship. Doors open at 6:15, show starts at 6:30.
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Directed by Walter Hill. US. 1979. R. 1 hour 33 minutes minutes. Paramount. Digital.
Come out to play with Cult Cinema when we present this very special 40th Anniversary Screening of Walter Hill’s classic action flick! A turf battle between New York City street gangs that rages from Coney Island to the Bronx. The Warriors are mistakenly fingered for the killing of a gang leader. Soon they have every gang in the city out to get revenge and they must make their way . . .
Treat dad to a knock-out afternoon of Philly-set classics with the Colonial’s Dad’s a Champ! Rocky & Creed Marathon! On the card: the restoration of the original Rocky, the winner of our audience sequel poll -Rocky IV, and the first installment of the incredibly cool Creed series! See your favorite film – or go the distance and see all three!
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Sponsored by CENTURY 21 Norris-Valley Forge
Take advantage of the wonderful weather (and your membership) by joining fellow members on the Colonial’s rooftop deck for a series of special outdoor screenings! What’s playing? That’ll be a surprise until show time – but we can tell you that each title is a gem! So bring your favorite camping chair and we’ll supply the movies – and a few other treats! Rain dates will typically be . . .
Directed by Elliot Silverstein. US. 1977. PG. 1 hour 38 minutes. Universal. Digital.
A classic 70s mash-up of demonic possession and Jaws-style themes, this chiller concerns a strange black car that terrorizes the residents of a small town in Utah. It’s up to courageous Captain Wade Parent (James Brolin), the town Sheriff (John Marley) and his deputy (Ronny Cox) to stop the evil car before it sets its course for the local school parade! A fun favorite (and staple of . . .
Directed by Steven Spielberg . US. 1975. PG. 2 hours 4 minutes minutes. Universal. Digital.
Sponsored by Neil Spak, REALTOR®
There’s only one way to truly welcome summer… our annual screening of Steven Spielberg’s first blockbuster – Jaws! In this summertime classic, a hungry stranger (Bruce the Shark) comes to the beaches of Amity Island and all hell breaks loose. Now, it’s up to the town’s police chief (Roy Scheider), a marine biologist (Richard Dreyfuss) and a salty shark fisherman (Robert Shaw) to stop this 25-foot . . .
Directed by Jeannot Szwarc. US. 1978. PG. 1 hour 56 minutes minutes. Universal. Digital.
Sponsored by Shorty's Sunflower Cafe
Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the movies… Jaws 2 swims into the Colonial! Years after the shark attacks that left Amity Island reeling, Chief Martin Brody (Roy Scheider) finds new trouble lurking in the waters. Mayor Larry Vaughn (Murray Hamilton) wants to rid the beach town of the stain on its reputation. But the disappearance of a pair of divers suggests that all is . . .