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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.