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MICROSERIES

BIG TROUBLE IN LITTLE CHINA

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Fri Apr 18 7:00
Sat Apr 19 9:00
Sun Apr 20 7:00

(1986, 35mm, 99m) dir John Carpenter w/Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall, James Hong. All-American trucker Jack Burton and his buddy Wang Chi are dragged into the mystical depths of Chinatown where a 2,000-year-old man kidnaps Chi’s fiancée. To save her they must navigate subterranean temples, dungeons, throne rooms, and torture chambers.

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MICROSERIES

THE ADVENTURES OF BUCKAROO BANZAI ACROSS THE 8TH DIMENSION

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Fri Apr 18 9:00
Sat Apr 19 7:00
Sun Apr 20 5:00

(1984, 35mm, 103m) dir W. D. Richter w/Peter Weller, John Lithgow, Ellen Barkin, Christopher Lloyd. Buckaroo Banzai — adventurer, neurosurgeon, test pilot, physicist, rock star — is about to take on alien invaders from the 8th dimension. But first there's a show with his band, the Hong Kong Cavaliers! Intended to be a full-on action series, this sadly remains a solo entry.

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THE SIXTH ANNUAL MINNEAPOLIS HITCHCOCK FESTIVAL

PSYCHO

The Riverview

Mon Apr 21 7:00
(1960, DCP, 109m) w/Anthony Perkins, Janet Leigh. Perhaps the most iconic of Hitchcock's movies is also considered by some to be the movie that pushed films into an era of unrestrained violence. Still shocking more than fifty years later, Psycho is Hitch at his very best.

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NICHOLAS RAY: INSIDE THE OUTSIDER

BITTER VICTORY

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Mon Apr 21 7:00 8:45
Tue Apr 22 7:00 8:45

Columbia Pictures archival print!
(1957, 35mm, 82m) w/Richard Burton, Curd Jürgens. Soon after learning of his wife’s affair with Captain Leith (Burton), Major Brand (Jürgens) must work closely with Leith on a mission to raid German headquarters behind Benghazi lines. Tensions rise as Brand fears Leith may reveal him as a coward.

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TRASH FILM DEBAUCHERY

THE COOK, THE THIEF, HIS WIFE & HER LOVER

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Wed Apr 23 7:00
(1989, HD, 124m) dir Peter Greenaway w/Michael Gambon, Helen Mirren. The wife of a cruel mob boss engages in a secret relationship with a gentle bookseller between meals at her husband's restaurant. Often billed as the Most Controversial Movie of the Decade.

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Other programming

RESILIENCE

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Thu Apr 24 7:00
(2009, DVD, 75m) dir Tammy Chu Join members of AdopSource (www.adopsource.org) and Gazillion Voices (gazillionvoices.com) for a public screening of Resilience. A post-screening discussion, lead by a member of AdopSource and Korean adoptee Kevin Haebeom Vollmers, will follow.

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THE SIXTH ANNUAL MINNEAPOLIS HITCHCOCK FESTIVAL

SUSPICION

The Heights

Thu Apr 24 7:30
(1941, 35mm, 99m) w/Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine. Fontaine, who passed away just last year, won an Oscar as a woman who believes her husband — played with icy panache by Grant — is out to kill her.

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THE SIXTH ANNUAL MINNEAPOLIS HITCHCOCK FESTIVAL

YOUNG AND INNOCENT

The Trylon

Fri Apr 25 7:00 8:45
Sat Apr 26 7:00 8:45
Sun Apr 27 5:00 6:45 8:30

(1937, 35mm, 83m) w/Nova Pilbeam, Derrick De Marney. One of Hitch's early masterpieces, rarely seen in America. An innocent man on the run? Check. A beautiful woman unsure of his guilt, who decides to help? Check. Unbearable suspense? Hey, it's all here.
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