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showtimes 7/10-16/2015 Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies & North Shore Towers Cinema

July 8, 2015
“A Borrowed Identity”  Rated PG-13, 1 hour 45 minutes.  Produced in Hebrew with English Subtitles.  A gifted Palestinian-Israeli boy named Eyad is accepted to a prestigious boarding school in Jerusalem where he struggles with issues of language, culture and identity.
Friday & Saturday @ 2:00, 4:30, 7:00 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 2:00, 4:30, 7:00 & 9:35
“Amy”  Rated R, 2 hours 8 minutes.  Documentary that depicts the life and death of singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse, one of the biggest music icons in British history.  While her music made her a star, her chaotic personal life stole headlines.
Friday & Saturday @ 1:00, 4:00, 7:00 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1:00, 4:00, 7:00 & 9:35
“Infinitely Polar Bear”  Rated R, 88 minutes.  Mark Ruffalo stars as a man suffering from bipolar disorder who takes full responsibility of his two daughters while their mother (Zoe Saldana) attends graduate school to pursue a career.  #1 at our Box Office this past weekend!
Friday & Saturday @ 1:00, 3:15, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1:00, 3:15, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:35
“I’ll See You In My Dreams”  Rated PG-13, 92 minutes.  A widow in her 70s, portrayed by Blythe Danner, is happy until the loss of her beloved pet.  With the support of three loyal girlfriends, she discovers that life can begin anew at any age.  Co-starring Sam Elliott, Rhea Perlman, Mary Kay Place, Max Gail, Martin Starr, Malin Akerman and June Squibb.
Friday & Saturday @ 1:00, 3:15, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1:00, 3:15, 5:40, 7:40 & 9:35
“Love & Mercy”  Rated PG-13, 2 hours 2 minutes.  A voyage through the life, love and genius of The Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson, played young by Paul Dano and played older by John Cusack.  Co-starring Paul Giamatti and Elizabeth Banks.
Friday & Saturday @ 4:00, 7:00 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 4:00, 7:00 & 9:35
“Despicable Me 2”  Rated PG, 98 minutes.  Animated family comedy with the voices of Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Benjamin Bratt, Miranda Cosgrove and Steve Coogan.
Friday to Thursday @ 1:30 only
The next film scheduled for the NY Film Critics Series will be “Digging For Fire” and screening during the third week of August (exact date TBD).  For more info about the film or the series log onto http://nyfilmcriticsseries.com/.  Our pre-show starts @ 7pm and the film begins @ 7:30pm.  Tickets can be purchased in advance on their website but there will be a convenience fee, or you can just purchase tickets at the box office the night of the screening.  Tickets for these advance screenings are $18 per person.
Coming Soon to the Malverne Cinema:
7/17 – “Mr. Holmes” from Roadside Attractions
7/17 – “Jimmy’s Hall” from Sony Pictures Classics
7/24 – “Irrational Man” (Woody Allen’s newest) from Sony Pictures Classics
7/24 – “The Outrageous Sophie Tucker” from Menemsha Films
8/21 – “Rosenwald” from The Ciesla Foundation
As always, the dates are subject to change or cancellation.  If you have suggestions we’re always happy to hear the input of our email family.
At our North Shore Towers Cinema we are offering the following two films:
“Love & Mercy”  Rated PG-13, 2 hours 2 minutes.  A voyage through the life, love and genius of The Beach Boys leader Brian Wilson, played young by Paul Dano and played older by John Cusack.  Co-starring Paul Giamatti and Elizabeth Banks.
Friday & Saturday and Monday to Thursday @ 2:45 & 7:40
Sunday @ 2:45 only
“I’ll See You In My Dreams”  Rated PG-13, 92 minutes.  A widow in her 70s, portrayed by Blythe Danner, is happy until the loss of her beloved pet.  With the support of three loyal girlfriends, she discovers that life can begin anew at any age.  Co-starring Sam Elliott, Rhea Perlman, Mary Kay Place, Max Gail, Martin Starr, Malin Akerman and June Squibb.
Friday & Saturday and Monday to Thursday @ 5:30 only
Sunday @ 12:45 only
This Sunday, July 12th, Plaza Theatrical Productions is back at the North Shore Towers Cinema and presenting “West Side Story” @ 7pm.  Tickets to this one-night-only event are $25 reserved seating but our email list members and any residents of the Towers can use the code NTS for a $5 discount, so tickets will then be $20 per person.  For further information or to purchase tickets please call 516-599-6870.
On Saturday, July 25th @ 8pm we are proud to host The Edwards Twins – Masters Of Celebrity Illusions.  Identical twin brothers who look and sound like over 100 stars!!  No lip syncing when they belt out their songs!!  For ticketing information please call 718-423-8394.  If you are a resident of the Towers make sure to ask for special pricing.
The North Shore Towers Cinema is located in the center building – called Beaumont – of a trio of buildings you see off the Lakeville Road South Exit 25 off the Northern State Parkway, right near LIJ Hospital.  It is located just a few hundred feet from the Nassau County border in Floral Park in Queens.
At our Bellmore Movies this week we are very honored to be hosting the 18th Annual Long Island International Film Festival Expo!!  The festival runs for 8 days beginning Wednesday, July 8th to Thursday, July 16th.  Come be an audience judge and help shape the careers of aspiring filmmakers!!
The schedule changes almost daily so be careful!!
Wednesday, July 8th – film blocks @ 5:00, 8:00, 10:45
Thursday, July 9th – film blocks @ 2:30, 5:00, 7:45
**Friday, July 10th – film blocks @ 1:15, 3:30, 6:45, 9:45
Saturday, July 11th – film blocks @ 1:15, 4:15, 7:00, 9:40
Sunday, July 12th – film blocks @ 1:30, 4:15, 7:00, 9:30
Monday, July 13th to Wednesday, July 15th – film blocks @ 12:00, 2:30, 5:00, 7:45
**On Friday, July 10th @ 5:30 to 6:30 – if you have a Gold Pass or Day Pass for Friday, July 10th or a Ticket Stub for that day you are welcome to come and enjoy our Official Opening Night “Kick-Off” Party in the Filmmakers Lounge!  Print out this email as proof too!!  It pays to be a part of our email family!!!
There are free panels on the weekend!  To name a few:  ‘Film Financing’, ‘Ask A Lawyer’; ‘The Inside Dope On Daytime Soaps’ moderated by Marilyn Chris who played Wanda Webb Wolek on “One Life To Live” for 20 years!!  We also have ‘Improv Like A Pro’ and many more…so check out the website to learn more!!  For further information log onto www.longislandfilm.com.
Senior Special – come and bring a friend for free for any film blocks starting @ 5:00 or earlier at mid-week matinees only.  Print out this email as proof!!
Tickets are now on sale through online ticketing service Eventbrite – https://www.eventbrite.com/ – put Long Island International Film Expo 2015 in the Search box.  You can also use this direct link – http://longislandfilmexpo.com/tickets/.
On Sunday, July 19th, Plaza Theatrical Productions will proudly present “West Side Story” @ 2pm.  A timeless musical show.  Tickets are available by calling Plaza direct at 516-599-6870 or purchase them at the box office the day of the show.
Have a wonderful weekend!

Showtimes 5/29-6/4/2015 *Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies & North Shore Towers Cinema

May 28, 2015

“I’ll See You In My Dreams”  Rated PG-13, 92 minutes.  A widow in her 70s, portrayed by Blythe Danner, is happy until the loss of her beloved pet.  Her friends attempt to bring fresh things into her life and she discovers that life can begin anew at any age.  Co-starring Sam Elliott, Mary Kay Place, Max Gail and June Squibb (loved her in “Nebraska”!).
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 2pm, 3:15, 5:35, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 2pm, 3:15, 5:35, 7:40 & 9:35
“In The Name Of My Daughter”  Rated R, 1 hour 56 minutes.  SUBTITLED; produced in French.  A mother (Catherine Deneuve) is betrayed by her daughter in this thriller that takes place in the South of France.
Friday & Saturday @ 4:30, 7:20 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 4:30, 7:20 & 9:35
“Far From The Madding Crowd”  Rated PG-13, 2 hours.  Based on a Thomas Hardy literary classic and directed by Thomas Vinterberg.  Starring Carey Mulligan in the lead role as a lady with three suitors!!!
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:35
“5 Flights Up”  Rated PG-13, 92 minutes.  A longtime married and now retired couple, portrayed by Diane Keaton and Morgan Freeman, explore the possibility of selling their longtime Brooklyn apartment for a small fortune.  Co-starring Cynthia Nixon.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:35, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:35, 7:40 & 9:35
“Woman In Gold”  Rated PG-13, 1 hour 50 minutes.  Starring Helen Mirren as 60-year-old Maria Altmann who is searching for her family’s Nazi-seized possessions from when they fled Vienna during WWII.  Also starring Ryan Reynolds and Katie Holmes.
Friday to Sunday @ 1:35, 4:30, 7pm & 9:45
Monday to Thursday @ 1:35, 4:30, 7pm & 9:35
The next film in the NY Film Critics Series is scheduled for July – title pending.  For more info about the Series log onto http://nyfilmcriticsseries.com/.  Our pre-shows start @ 7pm and the film begins @ 7:30pm.  Tickets can be purchased in advance on their website but there will be a convenience fee, or you can just purchase tickets at the box office the night of the screening.  Tickets for these advance screenings are $18 per person.
Coming Soon to the Malverne Cinema:
6/05 – “Love & Mercy” from Roadside Attractions
6/12 – “Gemma Bovery” from Music Box Films
6/12 – “Aloft” from Sony Pictures Classics (tentative)
6/19 – “Me And Earl And The Dying Girl” from Fox Searchlight
6/19 – “Testament Of Youth” from Sony Pictures Classics
6/26 – “A Little Chaos” from Focus Features
7/03 – “Infinitely Polar Bear” from Sony Pictures Classics
7/17 – “Mr. Holmes” from Roadside Attractions
7/17 – “Jimmy’s Hall” from Sony Pictures Classics
7/24 – “Irrational Man” from Sony Pictures Classics
As always, the dates are subject to change or being canceled.  If you have suggestions we’re always happy to hear the input of our email family.
There is a free movie event at the Elmont Public Library this Tuesday, June 2nd from 1pm to 9pm sponsored by The Elmont Public Library, The Elmont Chamber of Commerce and The Long Island Film/TV Foundation and hosted by ME!  I’ve programmed 4 separate film blocks of films entitled “Best of The Fest” from 2014 film festival.  All short films with the first block of films presented at 1pm, the next at 3pm followed by 5pm and then some refreshments and the last block at 7pm.  Participating filmmakers and yours truly will host a Q & A immediately following each block.  This is our 4th year offering this free program. Plenty of parking at the library and their newly renovated theatre is lovely.
At our North Shore Towers Cinema we are offering the following three films:
“Félix & Meira”  Rated R, 1 hour 45 minutes.  SUBTITLED; produced in French, English and Yiddish.  Set in Montreal, Brooklyn and Venice (Italy).  This is the story of Meira, an orthodox wife and mother who has a chance encounter with Félix, a loner mourning the loss of his father.  They are two people living entirely different lives while living just blocks from each other.
Friday to Thursday @ 3pm
“Iris”  Rated PG-13, 80 minutes.  Documentary about 93-year-old Iris Apfel, a Queens native during the Great Depression and now a flamboyant fashion icon in Manhattan.  The final film from 87-year-old documentarian icon Albert Maysles.
Friday to Monday and Wednesday & Thursday @ 5:20
“The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out The Window And Disappeared”  Rated R, 1 hour 55 minutes.  Meet Allan Karlsson, a man who has lived a long and colorful life but is now stuck in a nursing home.  On his 100th birthday, he escapes out the window and begins an unexpected adventurous journey.  Based on the best-selling novel by Jonas Jonasson.
Friday to Monday and Wednesday & Thursday @ 7:15
On Saturday, June 6th @ 8pm we are proud to relive “The Magic of the ’60s”.  Join Dr. K’s Motown Revue as they recreate the music and the vibes of the original stars of Motown.  Journey back in time and enjoy the night!!  Tickets are available by calling 718-423-8394.  If you are a resident of the Towers make sure to ask for special pricing!!
Plaza Theatrical Productions is coming back to the North Shore Towers Cinema and will be presenting “West Side Story” for one night only on Sunday, July 12th @ 7pm.  Tickets are $25 reserved seating but our email list members and any residents of the Towers can use the code NTS for a $5 discount and tickets will be $20 per person.  For further information or to purchase tickets please call 516-599-6870.
On Saturday, July 25th @ 8pm we are proud to host The Edwards Twins – Masters Of Celebrity Illusions.  Identical twin brothers who look and sound like over 100 stars!!  No lip syncing when they belt out their songs!!  For ticketing information please call 718-423-8394.  If you are a resident of the Towers make sure to ask for special pricing.
The North Shore Towers Cinema is located in the center building – called Beaumont – of a trio of buildings you see off the Lakeville Road South Exit 25 off the Northern State Parkway.  It is located just a few hundred feet from the Nassau County border in Floral Park in Queens.  In fact, it’s believed that one of the golf holes in their beautiful golf course is actually in Nassau County.  That’s how close it is!!
At our Bellmore Movies this week we continue to offer “Far From The Madding Crowd”  Rated PG-13, 2 hours.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:20
Sunday @ 2:10 only
Monday to Thursday @ 2:10, 4:40 & 7:20
On Sunday, June 7th @ 7pm come laugh along with The Italian Chicks Comedy & Variety Show.  Tickets are $30 each.  Log onto www.theitalianchicks.com for further information.
On Sunday, July 2nd @ 8pm come and enjoy Reggae music and support our Veterans!!  For ticket information please email Keith Virgil at xikanmanagement@gmail.com.
On Sunday, July 19th, Plaza Theatrical Productions will proudly present “West Side Story” @ 2pm.  A timeless musical show.  Tickets are available by calling Plaza direct at 516-599-6870 or purchase them at the box office the day of the show.
Save the dates for this year’s 18th Annual Long Island International Film Festival Expo which runs from July 8th-16th right here at our Bellmore Movies!!  For further information log onto www.longislandfilm.com.  Come be an audience judge and help shape the careers of aspiring filmmakers!!
Have a wonderful week.

Showtimes 1/16-22/2015 * Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies

January 15, 2015
“A Most Violent Year”  Rated R, 2 hours 5 minutes.  One of the most violent years on record in New York City was 1981, when an immigrant family struggles to find their American Dream.  Starring Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain and Albert Brooks.  Distributed by A24 Films.
Friday to Sunday @ 1:30, 4:20, 7pm & 9:45
Monday to Thursday @ 1:30, 4:20 & 7:10
“Two Days, One Night”  Rated PG-13, 95 minutes.  SUBTITLED produced in French and starring the wonderful Marion Cotillard who portrays Sandra, a young woman who lost her factory job due to a hospital stay.  In order to get her job back she must convince her co-workers to give up their bonuses.  Distributed by IFC Films.
Friday to Sunday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30 & 7:40
Monday, Wednesday & Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15 & 7:45
Tuesday @ 1pm & 3:15 only
“The Imitation Game”  Rated PG-13, 1 hour 53 minutes.  Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch) who led a brilliant team to crack Germany’s Enigma code during World War II.  Co-starring Keira Knightley and Matthew Goode.  The brilliant team of codebreakers broke this film into the #1 spot again this past weekend!  Distributed by The Weinstein Company.
Friday to Sunday @ 1:30, 4:20, 7pm & 9:45
Monday to Thursday @ 1:30, 4:20 & 7:10
“Foxcatcher”  Rated R, 2 hours 14 minutes.  Starring Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo, Channing Tatum, Vanessa Redgrave, Sienna Miller and Anthony Michael Hall.  Based on true events, telling the story of two brothers and the one brother’s quest to get out from under the other’s shadow.  Distributed by Sony Classics.
Friday to Sunday @ 9:45 only
Monday to Thursday @ 4:40 only
“Wild”  Rated R, 1 hour 55 minutes.  Based on a true story of a young woman who ditches her troubled life to hike solo on the Pacific Crest Trail.  Starring Reese Witherspoon.  This film has received accolades everywhere.  Distributed by Fox Searchlight.
Friday to Sunday @ 4:40 & 9:45
Monday to Thursday @ 4:40 only
“The Theory Of Everything”  Rated PG-13, 2 hours 3 minutes.  The unbelievable story of our world-famous astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, played by Eddie Redmayne, based on the novel written by his love, played by Felicity Jones.  Co-starring Emily Watson.  A truly inspirational film! Distributed by Focus Features.
Friday to Monday & Wednesday & Thursday @ 2pm & 7:20
Tuesday @ 2pm & 7:45

“Birdman”    Rated R, 1 hour 59 minutes.  Starring Michael Keaton, Edward Norton and Naomi Watts.  A former successful Hollywood superhero actor, now washed up, tries to revive his career and takes a big chance on mounting a Broadway play.  Distributed by Fox Searchlight.
Friday to Sunday @ 2:10, 4:40, 7:20 & 9:45
Monday to Thursday @ 2:10, 4:40 & 7:20

“Big Hero 6”  Rated PG, 1 hour 48 minutes.  From the animation studios of Walt Disney and with the voices of James Cromwell, Abraham Benrubi, Damon Wayans Jr. and Maya Rudolph.  A wonderful action-packed animated adventure awaits!!!
Saturday to Monday @ 12pm only
The next film scheduled for the NY Film Critics Series will be this Tuesday, January 20th and we’ll be serving up  “Cake”  – the new Jennifer Aniston film.  Log onto   http://nyfilmcriticsseries.com/   for more info about the series.  Our pre-shows now start @ 7pm and the film itself begins @ 7:30pm.  This film is rated R and runs 98 minutes.
Coming Soon to the Malverne Cinema:
1/23 “Cake” from Freestyle Releasing
1/30 “Mr. Turner” from Sony Pictures Classics
1/30 “Still Alice” also from Sony Pictures Classics
2/13 “Leviathan” also from Sony Pictures Classics
As always, the dates are subject to change or be canceled and if you have suggestions we’re always happy to hear them!
This week at our Bellmore Movies the brilliant team of codebreakers are still at it with   “The Imitation Game”  Rated PG-13, 1 hour 53 minutes.
Friday to Sunday @ 2pm*, 4:30, 7pm* & 9:30
Monday to Thursday @ 2pm, 4:30 & 7:20
*Please note:  the 2pm show on Saturday and the 7pm show on Sunday will beOPEN CAPTIONED for our deaf and hard of hearing friends.  Spread the word!!
Plaza Theatrical Productions is on our stage this weekend with “Peter Pan” on Saturday, January 17th and on Monday, January 19th @ 11am.
For their next mainstage presentation Plaza Theatrical Productions will be checking into the  “Plaza Suite” – scheduled for January 25th and February 1st.
For tickets to the children or mainstage programs please call 516-599-6870.  For further information on their full lineup please log onto www.plazatheatrical.com.
**Save the dates of July 8th to the 16th for the 18th Annual Long Island International Film Festival Expo, which we are proud to host year after year at our Bellmore Movies.  Log onto   www.longislandfilm.com   for fun archival photos from previous years and to be on the lookout for the films offered this summer.

Showtimes 1/9-15/2015 Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies

January 8, 2015
Howdy… and once again, Happy New Year to everyone.
This week we have one new film at our Malverne and at our Bellmore we have a new offering even though it’s an “Imitation”…and…we’re holding our breath waiting for the Golden Globes this Sunday evening and the Academy Award nominations next Thursday morning.  Here goes for this week with Malverne first:
“Two Days, One Night”  Rated PG-13, 95 minutes.  SUBTITLED produced in French and starring the wonderful Marion Cotillard who portrays Sandra, a young woman who lost her factory job due to a hospital stay.  In order to get her job back she must convince her co-workers to give up their bonuses. Distributed by IFC Films.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30 & 7:40
“The Imitation Game”  Rated PG-13, 1 hour 53 minutes.  Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing (Benedict Cumberbatch) who led a brilliant team to crack Germany’s Enigma code during World War II.  Co-starring Keira Knightley and Matthew Goode.  The brilliant team of codebreakers broke this film into the #1 spot again this past weekend! Distributed by The Weinstein Company.
Friday & Saturday @ 1:30, 4:20, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 2:10, 4:40 & 7:30
“Foxcatcher”  Rated R, 2 hours 14 minutes.  Starring Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo, Channing Tatum, Vanessa Redgrave, Sienna Miller and Anthony Michael Hall.  Based on true events, telling the story of two brothers and the one brother’s quest to get out from under the other’s shadow. Distributed by Sony Classics.
Friday & Saturday @ 4:30 & 9:45
Sunday  to Thursday @ 4:45 only
“Wild”  Rated R, 1 hour 55 minutes.  Based on a true story of a young woman who ditches her troubled life to hike solo on the Pacific Crest Trail.  Starring Reese Witherspoon.  This film has received accolades everywhere.  Distributed by Fox Searchlight.
Friday & Saturday  @ 1:30, 4:20, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 2:10, 4:40 & 7:30
“The Theory Of Everything”  Rated PG-13, 2 hours 3 minutes.  The unbelievable story of our world-famous astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, played by Eddie Redmayne, based on the novel written by his love, played by Felicity Jones.  Co-starring Emily Watson.  Distributed by Focus Features.
Friday & Saturday @ 1:30 & 7:15
Sunday to Thursday @ 1:30 & 7:30

“Birdman”   Rated R, 1 hour 59 minutes.  Starring Michael Keaton, Edward Norton and Naomi Watts.  A former successful Hollywood superhero actor, now washed up, tries to revive his career and takes a big chance on mounting a Broadway play. Distributed by Fox Searchlight Films.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm, 4:40, 7:15 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 2:10, 4:40 & 7:30
Starting next week at our Malverne Cinema we have “A Most Violent Year”  from A24 Film Distribution.
The next film scheduled for the NY Film Critics Series will be on Tuesday, January 20th and we’ll be serving up   “Cake”   – the new Jennifer Aniston film.  Log onto http://nyfilmcriticsseries.com/  for more info about the series.  Our pre-shows will now be starting @ 7pm and the film itself beginning @ 7:30pm.
This week the brilliant team of codebreakers break into our Bellmore Movies with “The Imitation Game”  Rated PG-13, 1 hour 53 minutes.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:25
Sunday @ 3:30 only
Monday to Thursday @ 2:10, 4:40 & 7:30
Plaza Theatrical Productions is on our stage this weekend with “Peter Pan” on Saturday, January 10th @ 11am and on Sunday, January 11th @ 1pm.  The same times will be offered next weekend.
For their next mainstage presentation Plaza Theatrical Productions will be offering“Plaza Suite” scheduled for January 25th and February 1st.
For tickets to the children or mainstage programs please call 516-599-6870.  For further information on their full lineup please log onto www.plazatheatrical.com.
This Sunday, January 11th @ 8pm we are proud to host “American Dating Catastrophes Vol. XIII” presented by MCAP.  This is a fundraiser to help Mark D’Agostino who is in the fight of his life.  Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door.  Please call 516-783-8863 or email MCAPtheatre@aol.com for further information.
**Save the dates of July 8th to the 16th for the 18th Annual Long Island International Film Festival Expo, which we are proud to host year after year at our Bellmore Movies.  Log onto www.longislandfilm.com for fun archival photos from previous years and to be on the lookout for the films offered this summer.  Think warm weather!!

Showtimes 6/20-26/20014 * Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies

June 19, 2014

“Obvious Child” Rated R, 83 minutes. A romantic comedy about Donna Stern (played by Jenny Slate), a young woman juggling her life and a surprise pregnancy while also trying to start a career as a stand-up comic. Co-starring Gaby Hoffmann, Richard Kind, David Cross and Polly Draper. Distributed by A24 Films.
Friday & Saturday @ 1:20, 3:15, 5:45, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1:20, 3:15, 5:45, 7:40 & 9:30

“Violette” Unrated, 2 hours 18 minutes. SUBTITLED produced in French. Violette and Simone are two women who share a lifetime of support for each other – one born out of wedlock and the other born post-WWII. Distributed by Adopt Films.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:30

“Words And Pictures” Rated PG-13, 1 hour 56 minutes. Two teachers meet on campus, both possessing strong previous careers. Starring Clive Owen, Juliette Binoche, Bruce Davison and Amy Brenneman. Distributed by Roadside Attractions.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:30

“Chef” Rated R, 1 hour 55 minutes. This film comes with a Warning – “Do not come to this film on an empty stomach or you will come out starving!!” Starring Jon Favreau (who also Wrote and Directed), John Leguizamo, Dustin Hoffman, Bobby Cannavale, Sofía Vergara, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson and Oliver Platt. This remained our #1 film last weekend! Distributed by Open Road Films.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 4pm, 7pm & 9:30

“Ida” Rated PG-13, 80 minutes. SUBTITLED produced in Polish. In the early 1960s, a young aspiring nun on the eve of taking her vows learns of a family secret dating back to the Nazi occupation. Distributed y Music Box Films.
Friday & Saturday @ 1:30, 3:15, 5:45, 7:40 & 9:45
Sunday to Thursday @ 1:30, 3:15, 5:45, 7:40 & 9:30

Coming Soon to the Malverne Cinema:
6/27 – “Le Chef” from Cohen Media Group (not to be confused with the “Chef” cooking there now!)
7/02 – “America” from Lionsgate Films
7/04 – “Magnificent” from Music Box Films
7/11 – “Begin Again” from The Weinstein Company
7/11 – “Third Person” from Sony Pictures Classics
7/25 – “A Most Wanted Man” from Roadside Attractions and one of Philip Seymour Hoffman’s last films
8/01 – “Boyhood” from IFC Films (tentative)
8/01 – “Land Ho!” also from Sony Pictures Classics
8/01 – “Wish I Were Here” from Focus Features
8/08 – “Magic In The Moonlight” also from Sony Pictures Classics – Woody Allen’s latest film
8/15 – “Calvary” from Fox Searchlight
9/19 – “Love Is Strange” also from Sony Pictures Classics
9/26 – “The Notebook” also from Sony Pictures Classics
The above dates are subject to change.

At our Bellmore Movies this week we’re still cooking with “Chef” Rated R, 1 hour 55 minutes. And…the Warning applies here too!!
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm*, 4:30, 7pm & 9:20
Sunday @ 5:30 & 7:45*
Monday to Wednesday @ 2:15, 4:45 & 7:30
Thursday @ 2:15 & 4:45 only
*Please note: the 2pm show on Saturday and the 7:45 show on Sunday are both Open Captioned for our deaf and hard of hearing friends.

The latest Main Stage musical from Plaza Theatrical Productions is “Young Frankenstein” this Sunday, June 22nd @ 2pm. Tickets can be obtained by calling 516-599-6870 or log onto http://www.plazatheatrical.com or they can be purchased at the door.

On Friday, July 18th @ 8:30pm – “Fifty Shades Of Love, Sex & Marriage” starring Comedian Joey Vega. Tickets are general seating and can be purchased by calling 516-785-4234 or log onto http://www.NYentertainmentClub.com.

Don’t forget – this July will be our 17th year hosting the Long Island International Film Festival Expo. Come make careers and history when you cast your vote for your favorite film. For further information on the festival log onto http://www.longislandfilm.com. The festival runs from July 9th – 17th with matinees and evening shows. The lineup is now posted and tickets are on sale online.

The 9th Annual Long Island Comedy Festival arrives at the Bellmore for one night only! Friday, July 25th with an 8:30pm showtime. Featuring a full lineup of top comedians from Long Island, New York City and around the country. Enjoy a night of hilarious LIVE stand-up comedy! Get tickets online at the official website – http://www.LongIslandComedy.com.

Psychic Medium Robert Hansen is returning to our Malverne Cinema on Tuesday, August 19th @ 7:30pm. Tickets now on sale at our box office.

Have a wonderful first week of Summer!

Schedule 7/26-8/1/2013 Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies

July 25, 2013
“Fruitvale Station” Rated R, 85 minutes. Octavia Spencer and Michael B. Jordan star as mother and son in this explosive drama based on a true story. A Sundance Festival Winner!!  Distributed by The Weinstein Company.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:40 & 9:55
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:40 & 9:35
“Still Mine” Rated PG-13, 1 hour 43 minutes. A deeply moving love story of a husband determined to fix his home for his ailing wife. Starring James Cromwell and Geneviève Bujold.  Distributed by IDP Distribution.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:55
Sunday to Thursday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:35
“The Way, Way Back” Rated PG-13, 1 hour 43 minutes. A humorous coming-of-age story of 14-year-old Duncan, played by Liam James. Co-starring Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Maya Rudolph, Amanda Peet, Rob Corddry, Sam Rockwell and Allison Janney. What a cast and what a summer for Duncan! This film remained #1 last weekend at our Cinema.  Distributed by Fox Searchlight.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:40 & 9:55
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:30, 7:40 & 9:35
“The Attack” Rated R, 1 hour 42 minutes. SUBTITLED produced in Hebrew. He had the picture perfect life – a good job and a beautiful wife…until an explosion in a restaurant. The pursuit of the cause turns his world upside down.  Distributed by Cohen Media Films.
Friday & Saturday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:55
Sunday to Thursday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:35
“Fill The Void” Rated PG, 90 minutes. SUBTITLED produced in Hebrew & Arabic. This was Israel’s entry in the 85th Academy Awards for Foreign Language Film. A young girl must choose between the man she loves or her recently widowed brother-in-law in order to keep his newborn baby near her family.  Distributed by Sony Classics.
Friday & Saturday @ 3:15, 5:35, 7:40 & 9:55
Sunday to Thursday @ 3:15, 5:35, 7:40 & 9:35
“Monsters University” Rated G, 1 hour 50 minutes. Family animated film with the voices of John Goodman, Billy Crystal, Steve Buscemi, Helen Mirren, Sean Hayes, Jennifer Tilly, Bonnie Hunt and plenty of other notables.  Distributed by Disney Pictures.
Friday to Thursday @ 1pm daily
Coming Soon: From International Film Circuit – “When Comedy Went To School” on 8/2 and from Sony Classics – “Blue Jasmine” (the latest Woody Allen flick) on 8/16. Waiting on other confirmed bookings and as always, we love suggestions!
The hot ticket from the Film Festival Expo was the film “Send No Flowers”, so this Friday at our Bellmore Movies we’re having a repeat showing @ 9:30pm. So, if you were shut out of the sold out performance last Friday, here’s your chance to see it.
Also starting this Friday at our Bellmore is “The Way, Way Back” Rated PG-13, 1 hour 43 minutes.
Friday @ 1pm, 3:10, 5:20 & 7:30
Saturday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:10, 5:20, 7:30 & 9:35
On Friday, August 2nd, Tommy Koenig returns to the Bellmore Movies with his One-Man Musical Comedy “Baby Boom Baby” @ 8:30pm. For tickets please call 516-785-4234 or log onto www.nyentertainmentclub.com.
On Sunday, August 11th @ 2pm, Plaza Theatrical Productions will be proud to perform “My Way” – a musical tribute to Frank Sinatra. For further information please log onto www.plazatheatrical.com or call 516-599-6870.
Psychic Medium Robert Hansen will be back at our Malverne Cinema on Tuesday, August 13th. Doors open @ 7pm and his readings begin @ 7:30. Tickets now on sale at our box office. Admission is $30 per person.
Please keep in mind that Wednesday is Bargain Day at our Malverne Cinema. $5.50 per person per film, matinee or evening shows. At our Bellmore Movies our Bargain Day is on Tuesday with the same pricing policy.
Have a wonderful week!

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June 29 – July 5, 2012 Malverne Cinema & Bellmore Movies

June 28, 2012
“Safety Not Guaranteed” Rated R, 86 minutes. From the producers of “Little Miss Sunshine” and co-starring Mark Duplass, who is on another screen of ours (see below), comes the story of believing the unbelievable.  Distributed by Film District.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:40, 7:45 & 10pm
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:40, 7:45 & 10pm
“Your Sister’s Sister” Rated R, 90 minutes. Starring Emily Blunt & Mark Duplass. How one man deals with the loss of his brother and the sincere help offered by close friends.  Distributed by IFC.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:35, 7:40 & 10pm
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:35, 7:30 & 9:30
“Moonrise Kingdom” Rated PG-13, 94 minutes. During the summer of 1965, two 12-year-olds form a pact and run away from camp. The local sheriff (Bruce Willis) and their scout leader (Edward Norton) turn the little island off the New England coast upside down looking for them. Meanwhile, there’s a storm forming. Perhaps in more ways than one. Bill Murray, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton and Jason Schwartzman also star. Directed by Wes Anderson.  Distributed by Focus Features.
Friday & Saturday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:35, 7:40 & 10pm
Sunday to Thursday @ 1pm, 3:15, 5:35, 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. 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 @ 2pm 4:30, 7pm & 10pm
Sunday to Thursday @ 2pm, 4:30, 7pm & 9:30
Over at our Bellmore Movies we are proud to hold over for another week “Seeking A Friend For The End Of The World” Rated R, 1 hour 41 minutes. Starring Steve Carell, Keira Knightley and Rob Corddry. The title says it all.  Distributed by Focus Features.
Friday to Thursday @ 3pm, 5:10, 7:20 & 9:20
Psychic Medium Robert Hansen is back at our Bellmore Movies on July 25th @ 7:30pm. Doors open @ 7pm for early seating. Tickets are available at the box office. Bring tissues!
Another event we are hosting at the Bellmore Movies is the 15th year for the Long Island International Film Festival. July 12th kicks off the first set of film blocks that continue until the end of the festival on July 19th. Tickets are available at the box office or by going online at www.ovationtix.com and putting the event title in the search box. There is a convenience fee charged online but of course, not at the box office.  Audience participation in voting and the Q&A’s that follow the film blocks add to the experience.
Have a wonderful Holiday week.

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