Alejandro Jodorowsky’s “El Topo” and “Holy Mountain” return to enthrall and bewilder audiences, but there’s Judy Garland and Josef von Sternberg-Marlene Dietrich to balance it out, as well as John Frankenheimer’s “The Train,” Hitchcock’s “Strangers on a Train” and the new Brad Pitt action film “Bullet Train” (and more) to keep you on your toes.
These looks at what’s on screens in the coming week include repertory films such as David Lynch’s “Lost Highway” and a month of Hitchcock in Kendall Square, as well as new films “Persuasion,” “The Whole Lot” and a “Predator” film called “Prey” that goes back 300 years for the hunt.
Go Fourth with ‘Glory,’ road trip with ‘Pee-wee,’ then see if ‘Marcel,’ ‘Gru’ & Co. are worth a visit
These looks at what’s on screens in the coming week include a selection for this Fourth of July holiday in “Glory”; repertory selections such as “Pee-wee’s Big Adventure” and more at The Brattle, Harvard Film Archive and Somerville Theatre; and new releases including “Marcel the Shell With Shoes On,” “The Sea Beast” and “The Princess.”
‘Mad God’ and more cult flicks are at The Brattle; ‘Elvis’ and ‘Official Competition’ begin their runs
These looks at what’s on screens in the coming week include literally giant films at the Somerville Theatre, including “L.A. Confidential” and “Spartacus”; unforgettable weirdness such as “Mad God” and Lynch’s “Lost Highway” at The Brattle; and new works such as “Elvis” and the delicious “Official Competition” reviewed.
These looks at what’s on screens in the coming week include Juneteenth selections, news of a local with a short coming to the Roxbury Film Fest, and the classic “Touki Bouki” pairing with the new and mind-melting “Neptune Frost” at The Brattle. Somerville has big-screen gems, and we have reviews of some small-screen fare as well.
These looks at what’s on screens in the coming week include Pride Month selections such as “The Birdcage”; repertory choices at The Brattle (including “The Shining”), Harvard Film Archive (Fellini films including “La Dolce Vita”) and the Somerville Theater (including “Touch of Evil”) and new releases including the “The Janes,” about the pre-Roe v. Wade era.
These looks at what’s on screens in the coming week include “The Pop-Art Cinema of the Wachowski Sisters” and “Noir City” offerings (with “Bound” being a great crossover); “The Complete Federico Fellini” at the Harvard Film Archive; and the Somerville Theater bringing back some classics in 70 mm glory. We review the new “Benediction” too.