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Kew Gardens Cinemas
81-05 Lefferts Boulevard
Kew Gardens, NY 11415 United States

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Buena Vista Social Club: Adios (PG) 5/26/2017
- 1 hr. 50 mins.
photoThe musicians of the Buena Vista Social Club exposed the world to Cuba's vibrant culture with their landmark 1997 album. Now, against the backdrop of Cuba's captivating musical history, hear the band's story as they reflect on their remarkable careers and the extraordinary circumstances that brought them together.
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Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie (PG) 6/2/2017
Kevin Hart, Ed Helms -
photoThis raucously subversive comedy for the entire family tells the story of two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold, who hypnotize their principal into thinking he's a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants.
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Paris Can Wait (PG) 6/2/2017
Diane Lane, Alec Baldwin - 1 hr. 32 mins.
photoAnne is at a crossroads in her life. Long married to a successful, driven but inattentive movie producer, she unexpectedly finds herself taking a car trip from Cannes to Paris with a business associate of her husband. What should be a seven-hour drive turns into a carefree two-day adventure replete with diversions involving picturesque sights, fine food and wine, humor, wisdom and romance, reawakening Anne's senses and giving her a new lust for life.
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Churchill (PG) 6/2/2017
Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson - 1 hr. 50 mins.
photoTensions mount for the beleaguered British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Brian Cox) in the days leading up to infamous Allied D-Day landings in Normandy, France in June, 1944. Fearful of repeating his deadly mistakes from World War I in the Battle of Gallipoli, exhausted by years of war, plagued by depression and obsessed with his historical destiny, Churchill is reluctant to embark on the large-scale campaign, one that the entire war effort hinges upon. Clashing with his Allied political opponents U.S. General Dwight D. Eisenhower (John Slattery) and British Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery (Julian Wadham), the troubled Churchill receives support and devotion from his wife, the brilliant and unflappable Clementine Churchill (Miranda Richardson). With her strength and shrewdness, “Clemmie” halts Winston's physical, mental spiritual collapse and inspires him on to greatness.
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Royal Shakespeare Company: Julius Ceasar (NR) 6/4/2017
Alex Waldmann, James Corrigan - 2 hr. 10 mins.
photoAngus Jackson directs Shakespeare's epic political tragedy, as the race to claim the empire spirals out of control.
Caesar returns from war, all-conquering, but mutiny is rumbling through the corridors of power. The Rome season in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre opens with the politics of spin and betrayal turning to violence. Following his sell-out productions of Tom Morton-Smith's Oppenheimer (2014) and James Fenton's adaptation of Don Quixote (2016), Season Director Angus Jackson steers the thrilling action.
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My Cousin Rachel (PG-13) 6/9/2017
Sam Claflin, Rachel Weisz - 1 hr. 46 mins.
photoA dark romance, MY COUSIN RACHEL tells the story of a young Englishman who plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms.
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The Women's Balcony (Ismach Hatani) (NR) 6/9/2017
Orna Banai, Evelin Hagoel - 1 hr. 36 mins.
photoAn accident during a bar mitzvah celebration leads to a gendered rift in a devout Orthodox community in Jerusalem, in this rousing, good-hearted tale about women speaking truth to patriarchal power.
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Past Life () 6/9/2017
Nelly Tagar, Joy Rieger - 1 hr. 49 mins.
photoIn 1977 Jerusalem, two sisters, the daughters of Holocaust survivors, investigate a taboo topic: the mystery of their difficult father's experiences in Poland during World War II. This profoundly moving drama confronts a burden of history that is still very much part of the Israeli present.
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National Theatre Live: Peter Pan () 6/10/2017
- 2 hr. 10 mins.
photoFathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live present, Peter Pan, the acclaimed London stage production of JM Barrie's much-loved tale devised by the Companies. Peter Pan was captured live at the National Theatre and will be broadcast to select cinemas nationwide for a special one-day event on Sunday, June 11. When Peter Pan, leader of the Lost Boys, loses his shadow, headstrong Wendy helps him to reattach it. In return, she is invited to Neverland, where Tinker Bell the fairy, Tiger Lily and the vengeful Captain Hook await. A delight for children and adults alike, Sally Cookson) directs this wondrously inventive production, a co-production with Bristol Old Vic theatre.
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Beatriz at Dinner () 6/16/2017
Salma Hayek, John Lithgow - 1 hr. 23 mins.
photoBeatriz, an immigrant from a poor town in Mexico, has drawn on her innate kindness to build a career as a health practitioner in Southern California. Don Strutt is a real estate developer whose cutthroat tactics have made him a self-made, self-satisfied billionaire. When these two polar opposites meet at a dinner party, their worlds collide and neither will ever be the same.
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Cars 3 (G) 6/16/2017
Armie Hammer, Nathan Fillion -
photoLightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race car in the world.
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The Book of Henry (PG-13) 6/16/2017
Naomi Watts, Lee Pace - 1 hr. 45 mins.
photoSometimes things are not always what they seem, especially in the small suburban town where the Carpenter family lives. Single suburban mother Susan Carpenter works as a waitress at a diner, alongside feisty family friend Sheila. Her younger son Peter is a playful 8-year-old. Taking care of everyone and everything in his own unique way is Susan's older son Henry, age 11. Protector to his adoring younger brother and tireless supporter of his often self-doubting mother - and, through investments, of the family as a whole - Henry blazes through the days like a comet. Susan discovers that the family next door, which includes Henry's kind classmate Christina, has a dangerous secret - and that Henry has devised a surprising plan to help. As his brainstormed rescue plan for Christina takes shape in thrilling ways, Susan finds herself at the center of it.
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National Theatre Live: Salomé (NR) 6/22/2017
- 3 hr. 20 mins.
photoThe story has been told before, but never like this. An occupied desert nation. A radical from the wilderness on hunger strike. A girl whose mysterious dance will change the course of the world. This charged retelling turns the infamous biblical tale on its head, placing the girl we call Salomé at the centre of a revolution.
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The Beguiled (R) 6/30/2017
Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman -
photoThe Beguiled adapted by Sofia Coppola from Thomas Cullinan's novel of the same name, unfolds in a girls' school in the state of Virginia in 1864. As the Civil War rages, The Miss Martha Farnsworth Seminary for Young Ladies has been sheltered from the outside world - until the day a wounded Union soldier is discovered nearby and taken in.
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Despicable Me 3 (PG) 6/30/2017
Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker -
photoThe team who brought you Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2 and Minions, returns to continue the adventures of Gru, Lucy, their adorable daughters - Margo, Edith and Agnes - and the Minions. Villain Balthazar Bratt is a former child star who's grown up to become obsessed with the character he played in the ‘80s, and proves to be Gru's most formidable nemesis to date.
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The Big Sick (R) 7/7/2017
Holly Hunter, Zoe Kazan - 1 hr. 59 mins.
photoBased on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, THE BIG SICK tells the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail, who connects with grad student Emily after one of his standup sets. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms into the real thing, which complicates the life that is expected of Kumail by his traditional Muslim parents.
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Maudie (PG-13) 7/7/2017
Ethan Hawke, Sally Hawkins - 1 hr. 55 mins.
photoAn arthritic Nova Scotia woman works as a housekeeper while she hones her skills as an artist and eventually becomes a beloved figure in the community.
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Royal Shakespeare Company: Antony & Cleopatra (NR) 7/9/2017
Josette Simon, Antony Byrne - 2 hr. 10 mins.
photoIqbal Khan directs Shakespeare's tragedy of love and duty, picking up the story where Julius Caesar ends. Following Caesar's assassination, Mark Antony has reached the heights of power. Now he has neglected his empire for a life of decadent seduction with his mistress, Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt. Torn between love and duty, Antony's military brilliance deserts him, and his passion leads the lovers to their tragic end. Iqbal Khan returns to the RSC to direct, following his critically acclaimed productions of Othello (2015) and Much Ado About Nothing (2012).
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The Royal Opera House: Otello (NR) 7/16/2017
Antonio Pappano, Jonas Kaufmann - 2 hr. 45 mins.
photoWorld-famous tenor Jonas Kaufmann makes his role debut as Otello in Verdi's passionate retelling of Shakespeare's great tragedy of jealousy, deception and murder. Soprano Maria Agresta will be his Desdemona and baritone Ludovic Tézier his nemesis Iago in a new production by Olivier Award-winning director Keith Warner.

A major work of the opera repertory, Verdi's Otello draws on the full forces of the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, the Royal Opera Chorus and this stellar line-up of principal singers, with exquisite duets, emotionally potent solo numbers and thrilling choruses. Particular highlights include Otello and Desdemona's rapturous love duet and Desdemona's poignant 'Willow Song'. Royal Opera Music Director Antonio Pappano conducts this Italian masterpiece.
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National Theatre Live: Angels in America Part One: Millennium Approaches (NR) 7/20/2017
Andrew Garfield, Denise Gough - 3 hr. 40 mins.
photoFathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live bring the new staging of Tony Kushner's multi-award winning two-part play, Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes, to select cinemas nationwide for a two-night event on Thursday, July 20 and Thursday, July 27. Andrew Garfield plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough, Nathan Lane, James McArdle and Russell Tovey. This new staging is directed by Olivier and Tony Award® winning director Marianne Elliott. Part One: Millennium Approaches will be captured live and broadcast to cinemas on Thursday, July 20 and Part Two: Perestroika will be captured lived and broadcast to cinemas on Thursday, July 27.

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13 Minutes (Elser - Er hatte die Welt verandert) (R) 7/21/2017
Christian Friedel, Katharina Schüttler - 1 hr. 50 mins.
photoDuring Hitler's anniversary speech on November 8, 1939, a man is arrested on the Swiss border for possession of suspicious objects. Just minutes later, a bomb explodes in the Munich Bürgerbräukeller, immediately behind the Führer's lectern, killing eight people. The man is Georg Elser, a carpenter from Königsbronn in the Swabia region. When a map of the site of the assault and detonators are found on him, he is sent to the head of the Criminal Police in the Reichssicherheitshauptamt, Arthur Nebe and the head of the Gestapo, Heinrich Müller to be questioned. From them, Elser learns that his attempt has failed - that the man he wanted to kill in order to stop the bloodshed of the World War that had just begun, has left the Bürgerbräukeller 13 minutes before the explosion. For days, Elser is interrogated by Nebe and Müller, for days, he holds out against their questions - he looks back at how National Socialism slowly metastasised in his home village. how he attempted to oppose it with his best friend Josef Schurr and how he had to turn away from those he loved because of his plans - until he finally confesses and relates the story of his deed.
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Lady Macbeth () 7/21/2017
Florence Pugh, Christopher Fairbank - 1 hr. 29 mins.
photoRural England,1865. Katherine is stifled by her loveless marriage to a bitter man twice her age, and his cold, unforgiving family. When she embarks on a passionate affair with a young worker on her husband's estate, a force is unleashed inside her so powerful that she will stop at nothing to get what she wants.
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National Theatre Live: Angels in America Part Two: Perestroika (NR) 7/27/2017
Andrew Garfield, Denise Gough - 3 hr. 40 mins.
photoFathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live bring the new staging of Tony Kushner's multi-award winning two-part play, Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes, to select cinemas nationwide for a two-night event on Thursday, July 20 and Thursday, July 27. Andrew Garfield plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough, Nathan Lane, James McArdle and Russell Tovey. This new staging is directed by Olivier and Tony Award® winning director Marianne Elliott. Part One: Millennium Approaches will be captured live and broadcast to cinemas on Thursday, July 20 and Part Two: Perestroika will be captured lived and broadcast to cinemas on Thursday, July 27.

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An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power () 8/4/2017
Al Gore - 1 hr. 40 mins.
photoA decade after AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH brought climate change into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real energy revolution. Vice President Al Gore continues his tireless fight traveling around the world training an army of climate champions and influencing international climate policy. Cameras follow him behind the scenes - in moments both private and public, funny and poignant -- as he pursues the inspirational idea that while the stakes have never been higher, the perils of climate change can be overcome with human ingenuity and passion.
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Menashe () 8/11/2017
Menashe Lustig - 1 hr. 21 mins.
photoDeep in the heart of New York's ultra-orthodox Hasidic Jewish community, Menashe—a kind, hapless grocery store clerk—struggles to make ends meet and responsibly parent his young son, Rieven, following his wife Leah's death. Tradition prohibits Menashe from raising his son alone, so Rieven's strict uncle adopts him, leaving Menashe heartbroken. Meanwhile, though Menashe seems to bungle every challenge in his path, his rabbi grants him one special week with Rieven before Leah's memorial. It's his chance to prove himself a suitable man of faith and fatherhood, and restore respect among his doubters.
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Royal Shakespeare Company: Titus Andronicas (NR) 9/10/2017
- 2 hr. 10 mins.
photoThe decay of Rome reaches violent depths in Shakespeare's most bloody play. Titus is a ruler exhausted by war and loss, who relinquishes power but leaves Rome in disorder. Rape, cannibalism and severed body parts fill the moral void at the heart of this corrupt society. Shakespeare's gory revenge tragedy presents us with murder as entertainment, and, as the body count piles up, poses questions about the nature of sexuality, family, class and society. Blanche McIntyre returns to the RSC to direct Shakespeare's brutal revenge tragedy after her debut directing The Two Noble Kinsmen (2016).
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National Theatre Live: Yerma () 9/21/2017
- 2 hr. 0 mins.
photoThe incredible Billie Piper returns in her award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone's radical production of Lorca's achingly powerful masterpiece. The unmissable theatre phenomenon sold out at the Young Vic and critics call it 'an extraordinary theatrical triumph' and 'stunning, searing, unmissable.' Billie Piper's lead performance is described as 'spellbinding' , 'astonishing' and 'devastatingly powerful.' Set in contemporary London, Piper's portrayal of a woman in her thirties desperate to conceive builds with elemental force to a staggering, shocking, climax. Please note that this broadcast does not have an interval.
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