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Directed by David Lean; starring Peter O'Toole, Alec Guinness, Anthony Quinn, Jack Hawkins and Jose Ferrer. Seven Oscar® wins, including Best Picture.
July 24–28, 1:00 p.m.; July 29, 4:45 p.m.; July 30, 2:45 p.m.
July 7–Aug. 20. This week: a capitalist and a communist are marooned on a desert island in politically provocative romantic farce SWEPT AWAY (1974), starring Mariangela Melato and Giancarlo Giannini. July 21 & 23, 2:50 p.m.
July 21–27. Featuring E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL, POLTERGEIST (1982), THE THING (1982), TRON (1982) and STAR TREK II: THE WRATH OF KHAN.
July 8–Aug. 26. All tickets $5!
This Saturday: HARRY POTTER AND THE PRISONER OF AZKABAN, directed by Alfonso Cuarón and based on the book by J.K. Rowling; starring Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Alan Rickman and Emma Thompson. July 22, 11:00 a.m.
July 8–Sept. 13. This week: Paolo Virzì's HUMAN CAPITAL, "a searing, scathing story of greed and familial self-destruction" (The Village Voice) (July 21 & 23, 12:30 p.m.), and Christian Petzold's stunning, post-WWII noir PHOENIX (2014) (July 23, 11:00 a.m.; July 24 & 26, 5:15 p.m.).
The best new films from Canada July 7–Sept. 13. This week: 30th anniversary of Patricia Rozema's bittersweet comedy-drama I'VE HEARD THE MERMAIDS SINGING (July 24, 7:30 p.m.), and 15th anniversary of Deepa Mehta's Bollywood-inspired rom-com BOLLYWOOD/HOLLYWOOD (July 26, 7:30 p.m.).
July 7–Sept. 7. This week: Woody Allen's 1978 drama INTERIORS, starring Diane Keaton as one of three sisters dealing with the fallout of their aging parents' divorce. July 21, 23, 25 & 27, 5:15 p.m.
The perfect holiday gift for the film lover in your life! Available in the web shop and at the theatre box office.
July 28–Aug. 12. Opening the series: POSSESSION (1981) Director's Cut, starring Sam Neill and Isabelle Adjani.
Silver Spring's FREE Outdoor Summer Screening Series
Friday nights on Veterans Plaza, Aug. 11–Sept. 1. Featuring BACK TO THE FUTURE PART II, THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE, PURPLE RAIN and SCHOOL OF ROCK.
Aug. 25–27. Featuring SOMETHING WILD (1986), STOP MAKING SENSE, SILENCE OF THE LAMBS and MELVIN AND HOWARD.
50th Anniversary
Directed by Mike Nichols; starring Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft and Katharine Ross; featuring music by Simon & Garfunkel.
Aug. 5, 6 & 10.
Directed and written by Akira Kurosawa; starring Toshirô Mifune, Machiko Kyô and Masayuki Mori.
Aug. 11, 5:15 p.m., 9:35 p.m.; Aug. 12, 14, 16 & 17, 5:15 p.m.; Aug. 15, 5:15 p.m., 9:00 p.m.