SUMMER CLASSICS: SUNSET BOULEVARD on 35MM! -- JULY 22-27
The Summer Classic Movie Series continues this month with a special 35MM PRINT presentation of Billy Wilder's iconic Hollywood story, SUNSET BOULEVARD(1950), story starring Gloria Swanson as Norma Desmond, an aging silent-film queen, and William Holden as the struggling young screenwriter who is held in thrall by her madness.
Sponsored by Richard Neupert and the UGA Department of Film Studies. With opening night cocktail reception catered by The National on Friday, July 22 at 6:30p, followed by 35mm print screening at 7:30p.
Then catch the new hit documentary, RAIDERS! THE STORY OF THE GREATEST FAN FILM EVER MADE (July 29-31), the story of the epic journey of three boys' incredible tribute: a faithful, shot-for-shot ADAPTATION of their favorite film; along with special double feature screenings of the fan film and Q&A with the filmmakers! Showtimes and advance tickets coming soon!
Beat the heat this summer and catch these cool classic films on the big screen!
--SUNSET BOULEVARD -- 35mm! (7/22-27) --RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK -- 35th Anniversary! (7/22-28) --DOUBLE FEATURE: RAIDERS! THE ADAPTATIONand RAIDERS! THE STORY OF THE GREATEST FAN FILM EVER MADE (7/29-31) -- IDIOCRACY -- 10th Anniversary! (7/29-31) -- TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD (8/19-25) -- DO THE RIGHT THING (8/19-25) -- FAST TIMES AT RIDGEMONT HIGH (8/19-20) -- CLUELESS (8/26-27)
-- COOL HAND LUKE (6/17-23)
-- THE BLUES BROTHERS (6/17-18, 6/24-26)
BAD MOVIE NIGHT: DRUG RUNNERS -- TUESDAY JULY 26
Celebrating the very worst that cinema has to offer! This month, follow the adventures of two poorly overdubbed DEA agents as they scream and shoot their way through the seedy underbelly of the Los Angeles drug trade in the low-rent, 90s actioner DRUG RUNNERS.
SHOWTIMES: 8:30p -- TUE 7/26 | ADMISSION: FREE
GENIUS GUEST SPEAKER: J. TODD BAILY -- THURSDAY AUGUST 4
Join us for a special presentation with J. TODD BAILEY in conjunction with GENIUS, the new feature film on Thomas Wolfe. Currently an attorney practicing law in Burnsville, NC, Bailey's thesis in the Master of Liberal Arts Program at UNC-A was on Thomas Wolfe and F. Scott Fitzgerald. A past president of the Thomas Wolfe Society, Todd is an avid student of Wolfe and also knowledgeable about Fitzgerald. His interest in these writers and the period has led to study of period publishers, especially Maxwell Perkints and Charles Scribner’s Sons.
SHOWTIMES: TBA -- THU 8/4
NEW! MEMBER NIGHT -- EVERY WEDNESDAY
Join us each Wednesday night for MEMBER NIGHT, featuring a social hour with specialty cocktails from 6:30p-7:30p, and discounted admission for all shows!
FILM ADMISSION (WITH VALID MEMBER ID): $6.50 - MATINEES | $7.50 - EVENING
CINÉBABY: SCREENINGS FOR PARENTS + BABY -- SATURDAY AUGUST 20
CinéBaby is back! A series of special shows designed just for new moms and dads and their babies! With soft lighting, lowered sound, stroller parking, and a changing table right in the screening room, parents and caregivers can enjoy a grown-up movie -- not a children's film -- without having to find a babysitter or worry about a fussy little one disturbing other filmgoers.
MONTHLY MATINEES ON SELECT SATURDAYS | ADMISSION: $7.50 -- INFANTS UNDER 2 FREE!
STAY TUNED FOR LINEUP OF FILMS AND SHOWTIMES
EXHIBIT: CAROL JOHN -- THRU AUGUST 1
LUNCHTIME WORKOUT -- TUESDAYS + THURSDAYS
Join us during your lunch hour for an upbeat, fun, energetic and effective full-body workout! Designed for those who need a quick yet effective workout, Lunch Crunch is a strength and toning class focused on strengthening your core as well as toning major muscle groups, including all types of abdominal, glutes, inner and outer thigh work, as well as balance and flexibility. All skill levels welcome. BYO Mat.
TUESDAYS with REBECCA THAW: Rebecca has been conducting fitness classes for 7 years and holds an American Council on Exercise Group Fitness Instructor certification along with certifications in TRX Group Suspension Training, Group Centergy Training, Effective Strength Training and Pilates Fitness Instructor.
THURSDAYS with JENNY HILL CARTER: With over 15 years experience with group fitness, Jenny has completed several certifications, including Group Power, Zumba, Water in Motion, and Group Centergy. Jenny is known for her outgoing spirit as well as her positive energy and constant encouragement.
Join us for a thoughtfully sequenced, carefully paced yoga class with a sense of levity. Led by certified yoga instructor MARGARET THOMAS. Elements of flow, meditation, and restorative yoga will be used. All levels, abilities, and fitness levels welcome. BYO Mat.
Margaret is 22 year resident of Athens and UGA alum, married to her best friend of 24 years with whom she has three children: 21, 19, 15. She is a registered yoga teacher, with a background in working with athletes. Margaret approaches all her yoga classes with the same philosophy as she approaches her life: with loads of ambition, laughter and (of course!) flexibility. More: margaretdthomasyoga.blogspot.com
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FREE MEMBER PARKING!
Cine continues to partner with Athens First and Prestige Parking to offer free parking to Cine Members. The lot directly next door (The Chastain Building Lot) is no longer available for parking as a free member perk, but we are happy to be able to offer THREE FREE MEMBER PARKING LOCATIONS.
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MATINEE MONDAYS: $7.50 matinee pricing for all shows
FULL BAR!! -- the BarCafé features a FULL BAR selection so you can enjoy a martini or your favorite cocktail, beer or wine while watching a movie or live performance - open daily @ 4:30p- no movie ticket needed to enter