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Oscar Nominated Short Films – Animated

Fri., February 15, 2019 thru Thu., February 28, 2019

PG . 1 hour 15 minutes. Magnolia/ShortsTV. Digital.

For the 14th consecutive year, Shorts HD and Magnolia Pictures present the Oscar-Nominated Short Films. With all three categories offered – Animated, Live Action and Documentary – this is your annual chance to predict the winners (and have the edge in your Oscar pool)! A perennial hit with audiences around the country and the world, don’t miss this year’s selection of shorts. The Academy Awards take place Sunday, Feb . . .

I Kill Giants

Sat., February 23, 2019

Directed by Anders Walter. Belgium. 2017. 13+. 1 hour 46 minutes. RLJ Entertainment. Digital.

Based on the popular graphic novel, I Kill Giants tells the tale of Barbara, a young independent teen obsessed with Dungeons & Dragons and former Phillies pitcher Harry Coveleski. Misunderstood and outcast at school, Barbara soon finds herself reluctantly thrust into the role of hero when evil giants threaten to destroy her town. Now, Barbara must defend her home front – and face her worst fears . . .

Batman: The Movie

Sat., March 23, 2019

Directed by Leslie Martinson. US. 1966. NR. 1 hour 45 minutes. Fox. Digital.

Holy Favorite Films, Colonial Fans! The beloved big screen adaptation of the 1960’s Batman television series is here to save you from the dreary days of winter! When the United Underworld, the unholy union of Catwoman (Lee Meriwether), The Joker (Cesar Romero), The Riddler (Frank Gorshin), and The Penguin (Burgess Meredith), threaten to destroy the world with their dehydration ray, it’s up to dynamic duo of Batman (Adam . . .

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Sat., March 30, 2019

Directed by Steve Barron. US. 1990. PG. 1 hour 33 minutes. Warner. Blu-Ray.
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In New York, mysterious radioactive ooze has mutated four sewer turtles into talking, upright-walking, crime-fighting ninjas. The intrepid heroes, Michelangelo, Donatello, Raphael and Leonardo, are trained in the Ninjutsu arts by their rat sensei, Splinter. When a villainous rogue ninja, who is a former pupil of Splinter, arrives and spreads lawlessness throughout the city, it’s up to the plucky turtles to stop him . . .

Zoo

Sat., April 6, 2019

Directed by Colin McIvor. UK. 2017. Age 10+. 1 hour 37 minutes. Samuel Goldwyn. blu ray.

Loosely based on a true story, 12 year old Tom (Art Parkinson) and his misfit friends fight to save Buster the baby elephant during the air raids on Belfast in 1941. This engaging, heartfelt period drama depicts a little-known story about the extraordinary way an elephant in an Irish zoo was saved during World War II. Read about the true story here . . .

The Eagle Huntress

Sat., April 20, 2019

Directed by Otto Bell. Mongolia. 2016. 8+. 1 hour 27 minutes. Sony Pictures Classics. Digital.

The Eagle Huntress follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter, and rises to the pinnacle of a tradition that has been handed down from father to son for centuries . . .

Streets of Fire

Fri., May 17, 2019

Directed by Walter Hill. US. 1984. PG. 1 hour 33 minutes minutes. Universal. 35mm.

Raven Shaddock (Willem Dafoe), along with his gang of merciless biker friends, kidnaps rock singer Ellen Aim (Diane Lane). Ellen’s former lover, soldier-for-hire Tom Cody (Michael Paré), happens to be passing through town on a visit. In an attempt to save his star act, Ellen’s manager, Billy Fish (Rick Moranis), hires Tom to rescue Ellen. Billy and Tom, along with former soldier McCoy (Amy Madigan), battle . . .

The Warriors

Fri., June 7, 2019

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 . . .

The Car

Fri., June 21, 2019

Directed by Elliot Silverstein. US. 1977. PG. 1 hour 38 minutes 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 . . .

Jaws

Sat., June 22, 2019

Directed by Steven Spielberg . US. 1975. PG. 2 hours 4 minutes minutes. Universal. Digital.

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 . . .

Jaws 2

Sun., June 23, 2019

Directed by Jeannot Szwarc. US. 1978. PG. 1 hour 56 minutes minutes. Universal. Digital.

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 . . .

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