Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 12:00p -
Sunday, Sep 30, 2018 11:30p
The Somerville Theatre
55 Davis Square
Somerville, MA 02144
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The 70mm & Widescreen Film Festival Returns to the Somerville this month!
Bringing numerous award winning and critically acclaimed films in the ultimate film format - 70mm to our giant screen, movie lovers fans have plenty of reasons to spend the final days of September at Davis Square's most historic entertainment venue.
Christopher Walken + Natalie Wood in her final role!
• Brainstorm (1983) in 70mm on 9/21 at 7:30pm
Space Vampires! "So bizarre, it's fascinating" - Leonard Maltin
• Lifeforce (1985) in 70mm on 9/21 at 10:00pm
"Exhilarating eye candy, solid acting, and a fast-paced story, Kong: Skull
Island earns its spot in the movie monster's mythos" - Rotten Tomatoes
• Kong: Skull Island (2017) in 70mm on 9/22 at 2:00pm
Nominated for 3 Golden Globes including Best Comedy & Best Actor
BAFTA winner: Best Costumes
• Those Magnificent Men in Their Flying Machines (1965) in 70mm on 9/22 at 7:00pm
"One of the greatest epic films ever made" - Martin Scorsese
Nominated for 3 Oscars & 3 Golden Globes
Charlton Heston & Sophia Loren Star
• El Cid (1961) in 35mm on 9/23 at 2:00pm
Spike Lee directs Denzel Washington and Angela Bassett
Nominated: Academy Award for Best Actor
• Malcolm X (1992) in 70mm on 9/23 at 7:00pm
Winner of 4 Academy Awards including Best Actor & Cinematography
Stanley Kubrick Directs the Dalton Trumbo Screenplay
Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Jean Simmons, Charles Laughton,
Peter Ustinov, John Gavin & Tony Curtis Star!
• Spartacus (1960) in 70mm on 9/25 at 7:15pm
Charlton Heston & Laurence Olivier Star
Nominated for 2 BAFTAS & Academy Award for Best Sceeenplay
"Beautifully photographed, lavishly mounted, intelligently acted" - Sight & Sound
• Khartoum (1966) in 70mm Ultra Panavision on 9/26 at 7:30pm
Jack Nicholson, Cher, Michelle Pfeiffer and Susan Sarandon star
"A wickedly funny tale of three witches and their duel with the Devil, fueled by
some delicious fantasy and arch comedic performances." - Rotten Tomatoes
• The Witches of Eastwick (1987) in 70mm on 9/28 at 7:30pm
"A peerless masterpiece of relentless suspense, retina-wrecking visual excess and outright, nihilistic terror" - Empire John Carpenter's cult classic...
• The Thing (1982) in 70mm on 9/28 at 10:00pm
Join Somerville Theatre Film Programmer Ian Judge and Head
Projectionist David Kornfeld for a cornucopia of random 70mm bits &
pieces - from 30fps reels to other unique and seldom seen film rarities!
• 70mm Odds & Ends! in 70mm on 9/29 at 2:00pm
Winner of 7 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Actor,
Best Director and Best Original Screenplay. George C. Scott stars!
• Patton (1970) in 70mm on 9/29 at 7:00pm
Stanley Kubrick's genre-defining take on Arthur C. Clarke's novel
Winner of 4 BAFTAs & the Oscar for Best Visual Effects
• 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) in 70mm on 9/30 at 3:00pm