Archive for May 2012

Showtimes for 6/1-7/2012 Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies

May 31, 2012
Two new films this week at the Malverne Cinema.  Here goes:
“Hysteria”  Rated R, 1 hour 35 minutes.  A drama/comedy loosely based on the invention of the first vibrator.  Starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, Rupert Everett, Hugh Dancy, Jonathan Pryce and Felicity Jones.  Distributed by Sony Classics.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:45 & 10pm
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:30 & 9:30
“Where Do We Go Now?”  Rated PG-13, 1 hour 40 minutes.  SUBTITLED produced in Russian, Arabic and English.  The Muslim and Christian women of a small village unite so their men can unite.  They have a clever way of making it happen.  Get ready to smile.  Distributed by Sony Classics.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:45 & 10pm
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:30 & 9:30
“Bernie”  Rated PG-13, 1 hour 40 minutes.  Directed by Richard Linklater.  Starring Jack Black as Bernie, a much beloved small Texas town resident.  He befriends a wealthy widow played by Shirley MacLaine.  Matthew McConaughey rounds out the cast.  Distributed by Millenium Entertainment.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 10pm
Sunday to Thursday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:30
“The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel”  Rated PG-13, 2 hours 4 minutes.  Still on 2 Screens & Starring 2 Dames!!  Judi Dench and Maggie Smith along with Tom Wilkinson and Bill Nighy, plus a cast of more than 40 others bring together the story of British retirees who are wooed into spending their golden years at an exotic looking hotel-like retreat.  Upon arrival, it’s a shadow of its former grandeur. Distributed by Fox Searchlight.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 2:05, 4pm, 4:30, 5:05, 7pm, 8pm & 10pm
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 2:05, 4pm, 5:05, 7pm, 8pm & 9:30
Over at our Bellmore Movies we have “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” Rated PG-13, 2 hours 4 minutes.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:30
Sunday @ 5:30 & 7:45
Monday to Thursday @ 2:30, 4:55 & 7:30
On Sunday, June 3rd & June 10th @ 2pm is“The Producers”, a live performance brought to us via Plaza Theatrical Productions.  For ticket information please call 516-599-6870.
Psychic Medium Robert Hansen is returning to the Malverne Cinema on June 19th @ 7:30pm.  Doors open @ 7pm for good seating.  On July 25th also @ 7:30pm, Robert will be back at our Bellmore Movies.  Tickets are now available for these two shows at their respective box offices.
Have a wonderful sunny week.

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Memorial Weekend showtimes for the Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies

May 25, 2012
Hi All:
This week, holiday weekend, we have two new films at Malverne and one new one at Bellmore. Plus, Friday night we have a guest speaker. Info to follow so read on…
“Bernie” Rated PG-13, 1 hour 40 minutes. Directed by Richard Linklater. Starring Jack Black as Bernie, a much beloved small Texas town resident. He befriends a wealthy widow played by Shirley MacLaine. Matthew McConaughey rounds out the cast.  Distributed by Fox Searchlight Films.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:35 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:30 & 9:30
“Marley” Rated PG-13, 2 hours 25 minutes.  Documentary on the life of the famous musician and produced in cooperation with his family.  Distributed by Magnolia Films.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:30(very short intermission!)
“Bill W.” Unrated, 1 hour 44 minutes. Presented on Blu-ray. Documentary about the co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous, William G. Wilson. From the depths of his own death-bound drunkenness to turning his life around starting with a handful of people in a similar situation.  Distributed by Page 124 Productions.
Friday to Thursday @ 2pm & 7pm*
*We have guest speaker Kevin Hanlon, the director, hosting a Q&A on Friday, May 25th for the 7pm show only.
“Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story” 87 minutes, also Unrated and presented on Blu-ray. Documentary about the military triumph of the Israeli army on the raid at Entebbe Airport in Uganda. The dramatic life of solider Yonatan Netanyahu and the coining of the popular phrase “Never Again!”.  Distributed by International Film Circuit. 
Friday & Saturday @ 4:30 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 4:30 & 9:30
“The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” Rated PG-13, 2 hours 4 minutes. On 2 Screens!! Starring 2 Dames!! Judi Dench and Maggie Smith along with Tom Wilkinson and Bill Nighy, plus a cast of more than 40 others bring together the story of British retirees who are wooed into spending their golden years at an exotic looking hotel-like retreat. Upon arrival, it’s a shadow of its former grandeur.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 2:05, 4pm, 4:30, 5:05, 7pm, 8pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 2:05, 4pm, 5:05, 7pm, 8pm & 9:30
Over at our Bellmore Movies we have “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” Rated PG-13, 2 hours 4 minutes.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:30
Sunday to Thursday @ 2:30, 4:55 & 7:30
Psychic Medium Robert Hansen will be returning to the Malverne Cinema on June 19th @ 7:30 pm. Tickets will soon be available at the box office.
Have a safe and happy holiday weekend.

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5/18-24/2012 Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies

May 17, 2012
This week at the Malverne Cinema it’s almost a clean sweep plus we have 2 guest speakers! The Bellmore Movies also has a new feature. Here goes:
“Bill W.” Unrated, 1 hour 44 minutes. Presented on Blu-ray. Documentary about the co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous, William G. Wilson. From the depths of his own death-bound drunkenness to turning his life around starting with a handful of people in a similar situation.  Distributed by Page 124 Productions.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm**, 4:30, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm** & 9:30
**We have guest speaker Kevin Hanlon, the director of the film, for the Saturday 2pm show and the Monday 7pm show. I love Q&As!!
“Follow Me: The Yoni Netanyahu Story” 87 minutes, also Unrated and presented on Blu-ray. Documentary about the military triumph of the Israeli army on the raid at Entebbe Airport in Uganda. The dramatic life of solider Jonathan Netanyahu and the coining of the popular phrase “Never Again!”  Distributed by International Film Circuit.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:30, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:45**
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:30**, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:30
**We have a speaker for this film as well. Producer Avi Savitsky will be here for the 9:45 show on Saturday and the 3:30 show on Sunday to conduct a Q&A with us! You may remember another project he worked on, “Paper Clips” which played for weeks and weeks here at Malverne.
“Headhunters” Rated R, 1 hour 41 minutes. SUBTITLED produced in Norwegian. This film fits into 4 categories. Action, suspense, mystery and an adventure movie all rolled into one. When a man lives above his means and steals art works to subsidize his lifestyle, where does it end? One more brass ring piece of art at his fingertips. Does he grab it??  Distributed by Magnolia Films.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:30, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:30, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:30
“The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” Rated PG-13, 2 hours 4 minutes. On 2 Screens!! Starring 2 Dames!! Judi Dench and Maggie Smith along with Tom Wilkinson and Bill Nighy, plus a cast of more than 40 others bring together the story of British retirees who are wooed into spending their golden years at an exotic looking hotel-like retreat. Upon arrival, it’s a shadow of its former grandeur.  Distributed by Fox Searchlight.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 2pm, 4pm, 4:30, 6:55, 7:10 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 2pm, 4pm, 4:30, 7pm, 8:10 & 9:30
Over at our Bellmore Movies we have a new film starring Jack Black, Shirley MacLaine and Matthew McConaughey. “Bernie” Rated PG-13, and is 1 hour 40 minutes.   Distributed by Millenium Entertainment. This is a one week booking. It will leave our Bellmore Movies and head over to the Malverne Cinema for Memorial Day weekend.  (At that time, “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” will start @ Bellmore.)
Friday & Saturday @ 3:30, 5:25, 7:20 & 9:15
Sunday to Thursday @ 5:40 & 7:40
Also happening at our Bellmore Movies, is a live performance of “The Producers” brought to us via Plaza Theatrical Productions. Sunday @ 2pm only. Tickets can be obtained by calling 516-599-6870 or can be purchased at the box office the day of the show.
Psychic Medium Robert Hansen will be returning to the Malverne Cinema on June 19 @ 7:30 pm. Tickets will soon be available at the box office.
Have a wonderful sunny week!!

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Showtimes for 5/11-17/2012 Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies

May 10, 2012
Malverne Cinema:
“The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” Rated PG-13, 2 hours 4 minutes. On 2 Screens!! Starring 2 dames!! Judi Dench and Maggie Smith along with Tom Wilkinson and Bill Nighy plus a cast of more than 40 others bring together the story of British retirees who are wooed into spending their golden years at an exotic looking hotel-like retreat. Upon arrival, it’s a shadow of its former grandeur.  Distributed by Fox Searchlight.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 2:05, 4pm, 5:05, 7pm, 8pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 2:05, 4pm, 5:05, 7pm & 8pm
“First Position” Unrated, 95 minutes. Documentary about 6 young ballet dancers and the grueling competition they endure even as their feet become bloodied and stress takes over, all the while focusing on the huge rewards at the end of it all.  Distributed by IFC.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:40 & 7:40
“Darling Companion” Rated PG-13, 1 hour 43 minutes. From Director Lawrence Kasdan, best known for “The Big Chill”, comes the story of an empty nester couple who find a wayward dog on the freeway. Who is really lost? Starring Diane Keaton and Kevin Kline.  Distributed by Sony Classics.
Friday to Thursday @ 2pm & 7pm
“Monsieur Lazhar” Rated PG-13, 1 hour 34 minutes. SUBTITLED produced in French. Drama/Comedy billing. A teacher of elementary education in Montreal suddenly passes away. Our title character becomes his substitute and also has a painful past and comes from a different culture.  Distributed by Music box Films.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:40 & 7:40
“Footnote” Rated PG, 1 hour 45 minutes. SUBTITLED produced in Hebrew. Nominated for Best Foreign Language film. A father and son of Talmudic studies find themselves in a sort of family rivalry.  Distributed by Sony Classics.
Friday & Saturday @ 4:30 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 4:30 only
Over at our Bellmore Movies we are holding over “Monsieur Lazhar” Rated PG-13, 94 minutes. (“The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” is currently scheduled for May 25th here at Bellmore.)
Friday to Monday @ 5:30 & 7:40
Wednesday & Thursday @ 5:30 & 7:40
Tuesday @ 5:30 only. That night we have another private screening.
Starting on June 22 at the Bellmore Movies “Seeking a Friend For The End of The World.”
 
Also showing at the Bellmore is “Chimpanzee” Rated G, 78 minutes. A documentary narrated by Tim Allen and distributed by Disney.
Friday to Sunday @ 1:30 & 3:15
Monday to Thursday @ 3:15 only
Psychic Medium Robert Hansen will be returning to the Malverne Cinema on June 19, @ 7:30 pm. Tickets will soon be available at the box office.
Coming soon to the Malverne screens:
“Moonrise Kingdom” from Focus Features
“Where Do We Go Now?” from Sony Classics
“Hysteria” from Sony Classics
“Follow Me” from International Film Circuit
“To Rome With Love” also from Sony Classics & Woody Allen’s newest.
Not necessarily in that order. Working on other titles as well and TBA.
We wish you all a wonderful week filled with sunshine and to all the Moms out there we wish you a day filled with great memories as you make new ones.

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Showtimes 5/4-10/2012 Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies

May 3, 2012
This week we have 3 new films at our Malverne Cinema. The Bellmore Movies is holding over with slight schedule changes. Malverne First.  Here goes:
“Darling Companion” Rated PG-13, 1 hour 43 minutes. From Director Lawrence Kasdan, best known for “The Big Chill”, comes the story of an empty nester couple who find a wayward dog on the freeway. Who is really lost? Starring Diane Keaton and Kevin Kline.  Distributed by Sony Classics.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:15
“Sound Of My Voice” Rated R, 1 hour 25 minutes. A couple, who are also documentary filmmakers, attempt to expose the leader of a cult group.  Distributed by Fox Searchlight.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:40, 7:30 & 9:15
“Elles” Rated NC-17, 96 minutes. (I’ll have to keep half my staff out of there!) SUBTITLED produced in French. Starring Juliette Binoche as a well-to-do journalist who embarks on writing about two female prostitutes and why they chose to do what they do.  Distributed by Kino International.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:15
“Bully” Rated PG-13, 1 hour 38 minutes. A poignant documentary that follows 5 children along with family and friends during the course of a school year. Captured are moments of harsh realities faced by each of them in every aspect imaginable when it comes to bullying.  Distributed by The Weinstein Company.
Friday to Thursday @ 4:30 only
“Monsieur Lazhar” Rated PG-13, 1 hour 34 minutes. SUBTITLED produced in French. Drama/Comedy billing. A teacher of elementary education in Montreal suddenly passes away. Our title character becomes his substitute and also has a painful past and comes from a different culture.  Distributed by Music Box Entertainment Corp.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:40, 7:30 & 9:15
“Footnote” Rated PG, 1 hour 45 minutes. SUBTITLED produced in Hebrew. Nominated for Best Foreign Language film. A father and son of Talmudic studies find themselves in a sort of family rivalry.  Distributed by Sony Classics.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 2pm, 7pm & 9:10
Over at our Bellmore Movies, as mentioned, we are holding over “Monsieur Lazhar”. Rated PG-13, 94 minutes.
Friday to Sunday @ 3:30, 5:30 & 7:30
Monday & Wednesday to Thursday @ 5:30 & 7:30
Tuesday @ 5:30 only. That night we have a private screening.
Coming soon to both the Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies is “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” and it looks like a good one. If you’ve seen the coming attractions it has a stellar cast.
Don’t forget our bargain days! At the Malverne Cinema it’s Wednesday and at the Bellmore Movies it’s Tuesday. Both ”stimulus” days are priced at $5.50 per person any showtime, matinee or evening.
Mother’s Day is May 13th. Gift certificates to either of our Cinemas is not only fast and easy but also enjoyable! Either location accepts each other’s gift certificates for your convenience.
Have a wonderful week.