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Royal Opera House: Werther (NR) 7/24/2016
Antonio Pappano, Vittorio Grigolo - 3 hr. 0 mins.
photoBased on Goethe's novel The Sorrows of Young Werther, Massenet's opera tells the story of the poet Werther's hopeless love for Charlotte, who is committed to another man. The music is full of lyrical beauty, passion and emotional fervour, - small wonder that Werther is often considered to be the composer's finest work. The Royal Opera's Music Director Antonio Pappano returns to conduct film, theatre and opera director Benoît Jacquot's classic production. Italian tenor Vittorio Grigolo stars as Werther, alongside Joyce Di Donato, who sings her first Charlotte (one of the great French mezzo roles) in this staging.
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Café Society (PG-13) 7/28/2016
Rated for some vioelnce, a drug reference, suggestive material and smoking
Kristen Stewart, Jesse Eisenberg
- 1 hr. 36 mins.
photoSet in the 1930s, Woody Allen's bittersweet romance CAFÉ SOCIETY follows Bronx-born Bobby Dorfman to Hollywood, where he falls in love, and back to New York, where he is swept up in the vibrant world of high society nightclub life.
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Don't Think Twice (R) 8/5/2016
Rated for language and some drug use
Keegan-Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs
- 1 hr. 30 mins.
photoWhen a member of a popular New York City improv troupe gets cast on a hit TV show, the rest of the group - all best friends - start to realize that not everyone is going to make it after all. From the director of Sleepwalk With Me and the creator of This American Life comes Don't Think Twice, a critically acclaimed comedy packed with comic stars Keegan-Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs, Mike Birbiglia, Kate Micucci, Chris Gethard and Tami Sagher that presents a hilarious and honest look at the lives of professional funny people.
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre: Measure for Measure (NR) 8/7/2016
Mariah Gale, Dominic Rowan - 2 hr. 45 mins.
photoAfter a history of quirky adaptations, this lesser known work is now restored to its classic glory. In this story of secret identities and manipulation, the audience are invited to unravel the layers of intrigue skillfully crafted by a superb cast and the directorial prowess of Dromgoole in his final production for the Globe Theatre.
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Florence Foster Jenkins () 8/12/2016
Rebecca Ferguson, Meryl Streep - 1 hr. 50 mins.
photoThis film tells the inspirational true story of a New York heiress, Florence, who obsessively pursued her dream of becoming a great singer. The voice she heard in her head was divine, but to the rest of the world it was hilariously awful. At private recitals, her devoted husband and manager, St Clair Bayfield, managed to protect Florence from the truth. But when Florence decided to give her first public concert at New York's Carnegie Hall, St Clair realised he had perhaps bitten off more than he could chew
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Indignation (R) 8/12/2016
Rated for sexual content and some language
Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon
- 1 hr. 50 mins.
photoMarcus Messner, a brilliant working class Jewish boy from Newark, New Jersey, travels on scholarship to a small, conservative college in Ohio, thus exempting him from being drafted into the Korean War. But once there, Marcus's growing infatuation with his beautiful classmate Olivia Hutton, and his clashes with the college's imposing Dean, Hawes Caudwell, put him and his family's best laid plans to the ultimate test.
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Anthropoid (R) 8/12/2016
Rated for violence and some disturbing images
Cillian Murphy, Jamie Dornan
- 2 hr. 0 mins.
photoThe extraordinary true story of "Operation Anthropoid," the code name for the Czechoslovakian operatives' mission to assassinate SS officer Reinhard Heydrich.
Heydrich, the main architect behind the Final Solution, was the Reich's third in command behind Hitler and Himmler and the leader of Nazi forces in Czechoslovakia. The film follows two soldiers from the Czechoslovakian army-in-exile, Josef Gabcík and Jan Kubis, who are parachuted into their occupied homeland in December 1941. With limited intelligence and little equipment in a city under lock down, they must find a way to assassinate Heydrich, an operation that would change the face of Europe forever.
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Almeida Theatre: Richard III (NR) 8/14/2016
Ralph Fiennes, Vanessa Redgrave - 3 hr. 0 mins.
photoThe Almeida will broadcast Artistic Director Rupert Goold's production of RICHARD III, with Ralph Fiennes as Shakespeare's most notorious villain and Vanessa Redgrave as Queen Margaret, live to cinemas in the UK and around the world on 21 July.
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A Tale of Love and Darkness (PG-13) 8/19/2016
Rated for thematic content and some disturbing violent images
Natalie Portman, Gilad Kahana
- 1 hr. 38 mins.
photoBased on the memories of Amos Oz, growing up in Jerusalem in the years before Israeli statehood with Arieh, his academic father and Fania, his dreamy, imaginative mother. They were one of many Jewish families who moved to Palestine from Europe during the 1930s and 40s to escape persecution. Arieh was cautiously hopeful for the future but Fania wanted much more. When independence didn't bring the renewed sense of life that Fania had hoped for, she slipped into solitude and sadness. Unable to help her, Amos was forced to say an untimely good-bye. As he witnessed the birth of Israel, he had to come to terms with his own new beginning.
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War Dogs (R) 8/19/2016
Rated for language throughout, drug use and some sexual references
Jonah Hill, Miles Teller
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photoTwo friends in their early 20s living in Miami Beach during the Iraq War, exploit a little-known government initiative that allows small businesses to bid on U.S. Military contracts. Starting small, they begin raking in big money and are living the high life. But the pair gets in over their heads when they land a 300 million dollar deal to arm the Afghan Military—a deal that puts them in business with some very shady people, not the least of which turns out to be the U.S. Government.
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Southside with You (PG-13) 8/26/2016
Rated for brief strong language, smoking, a violent image and a drug reference
Parker Sawyers, Tika Sumpter
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photoInspired by Barack and Michelle Obama's first date, SOUTHSIDE WITH YOU recounts the eventful summer day in 1989 when a young law firm associate named Barack Obama tried to woo lawyer Michelle Robinson during a daylong date that took them from the Art Institute of Chicago to a screening of Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing to the site of their first kiss outside of an ice cream parlor.
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Equity (R) 8/26/2016
Rated for language throughout
Anna Gunn, James Purefoy
- 1 hr. 40 mins.
photoWhen Senior investment banker Naomi Bishop is passed over for a promotion at her firm, she fights for the opportunity to take a start-up public, hoping this will secure her a place at the firm's highest level. But when an employee raises questions about a possible crack in the company's walls, Naomi must decide whether to investigate these rumors or push forward with confidence. Soon Naomi finds herself tangled in a web of deception and begins to question if there is anyone she can trust. As the IPO draws closer, Naomi sees that the choices she has made for her career have left her very much alone. Forced to reexamine the rules of the cutthroat world she has always loved she finds herself in a fight for her very survival.
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre: The Merchant of Venice (NR) 8/28/2016
Jonathan Pryce, Stefan Adegbola - 2 hr. 45 mins.
photoJonathan Pryce, whose accolades include Game of Thrones, Wolf Hall and Pirates of the Caribbean, provides an enigmatic performance in this iconic battle between greed and love. Pryce's Shylock is not only convincing in its duality but helps provide additional gravitas to Munby's moving production. This tale of prejudice and destructive self-interest paired with Pryce's memorable interpretation makes this a must-see.
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The Hollars (PG-13) 9/16/2016
Rated for brief language and some thematic material
Anna Kendrick, Mary Elizabeth Winstead
- 1 hr. 45 mins.
photoJohn Hollar, a struggling NYC artist is forced to navigate the small middle-American town he left behind when news of his mother's illness brings him home. Back in the house he grew up in, John is immediately swept up in the problems of his dysfunctional family, high school rival, and an over-eager ex-girlfriend as he faces impending fatherhood with his girlfriend in New York.
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Branagh Theatre Live: Romeo and Juliet (NR) 9/18/2016
Richard Madden, Lily James - 2 hr. 45 mins.
photoFathom Events, Picturehouse Entertainment and Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company are thrilled to bring a new vision of William Shakespeare's heartbreaking tale of forbidden love, Romeo and Juliet, to select cinemas nationwide for a spectacular one-night event on Thursday, July 7.

Captured live from London's Garrick Theatre and presented in black and white, the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company performs a modern take on Shakespeare's timeless love story. Reuniting the stars of his celebrated film Cinderella, Kenneth Branagh and Rob Ashford direct Richard Madden and Lily James as Romeo and Juliet, Derek Jacobi as Mercutio, and Meera Syal as The Nurse, in a modern passionate version of the classic tragedy.
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National Theatre Live: The Threepenny Opera (NR) 9/22/2016
Rory Kinnear, Rosalie Craig - 2 hr. 40 mins.
photoA darkly comic new take on Brecht and Weill's raucous musical broadcast live from the stage of the National Theatre.

London scrubs up for the coronation. The thieves are on the make, the whores on the pull, the police cutting deals to keep it all out of sight. Mr and Mrs Peachum are looking forward to a bumper day in the beggary business, but their daughter didn't come home last night and it's all about to kick off... With Olivier Award-winner Rory Kinnear, as Macheath alongside Rosalie Craig as Polly Peachum and Haydn Gwynne as Mrs Peachum.

Contains scenes of a sexual nature, violence and filthy language.
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Shakespeare's Globe Theatre: Richard II (NR) 10/2/2016
Thomas Ashdown, Oliver Boot - 2 hr. 40 mins.
photoSimon Godwin delivers a dynamic portrayal of a play filled with both violence and comedic irony. Starring Charles Edwards, Godwin's production delves into the meaning of kingship and the rising powers that can destroy it. The rich colours and lavish costumes of this historical play transfer superbly to the big screen.
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National Theatre Live: The Deep Blue Sea (NR) 10/6/2016
Helen McCrory, Tom Burke - 3 hr. 0 mins.
photoA flat in Ladbroke Grove, West London. 1952. When Hester Collyer is found by her neighbours in the aftermath of a failed suicide attempt, the story of her tempestuous affair with a former RAF pilot and the breakdown of her marriage to a High Court judge begins to emerge. With it comes a portrait of need, loneliness and long-repressed passion. Behind the fragile veneer of post-war civility burns a brutal sense of loss and longing.
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Bolshoi Ballet: The Golden Age (NR) 10/16/2016
The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists - 2 hr. 20 mins.
photoFathom Events, BY Experience and Pathé Live bring Yuri Grigorovich's The Golden Age, broadcast from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, to select cinemas nationwide on Sunday, October 16.

A satire of Europe during the Roaring 20s, The Golden Age makes for an original, colorful and dazzling show with its jazzy score and music-hall atmosphere. This ballet, that can only be seen at the Bolshoi, has everything to it: mad rhythms, vigorous chase scenes, and decadent cabaret numbers. With its passionate love story featuring beautiful duets between Boris and Rita, the Bolshoi dancers plunge into every stylized step and gesture magnificently.
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The Royal Opera House: Norma (NR) 10/30/2016
Antonio Pappano, Sonya Yoncheva - 3 hr. 0 mins.
photoThe priestess Norma loves Pollione, leader of the occupying force suppressing her people, and has borne two children by him. But Pollione's love has withered, and he now loves Norma's fellow priestess Adalgisa. Meanwhile, the people urgently look to Norma to lead their rebellion.
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Bolshoi Ballet: The Bright Stream (NR) 11/6/2016
Svetlana Lunkina, Mikhail Lobukhin - 2 hr. 30 mins.
photoFathom Events, BY Experience and Pathé Live are excited to bring the brilliant and hilarious production, The Bright Stream, captured from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, to select cinemas nationwide on Sunday, November 6.

Alexei Ratmansky invokes the genius of Shostakovich's score at the Bolshoi, creating a laugh-out-loud masterpiece with its bits of slapstick comedy, hilarious deceptions, false identities including Principal Dancer Ruslan Skvortsov dressed as a Sylph and its many colorful characters! The Bolshoi bursts with vivid life and bright spirits in Ratmansky's brilliantly choreographed smash.
Content was captured live on April 29, 2012.

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The Royal Opera House: Cosi Fan Tutte (NR) 11/20/2016
Semyon Bychkov, Corinne Winters - 3 hr. 15 mins.
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The Royal Opera House: Les Contes d'Hoffmann (NR) 12/4/2016
Vittorio Grigolo, Leonardo Capalbo -
photoThe great storyteller Hoffmann is losing himself to drink. His rival in love, Councillor Lindorf, claims that Hoffmann knows nothing of the heart, and so goads Hoffmann into telling the tales of his three great loves - each destroyed by a villain who bears an uncanny resemblance to Lindorf...
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Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker (NR) 12/18/2016
Denis Rodkin, Anna Nikulina - 2 hr. 15 mins.
photoFathom Events, BY Experience and Pathé Live are delighted to bring the timeless holiday classic, The Nutcracker, captured from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, to select cinemas nationwide on Sunday, December 18.

Christmas would not be complete without the enchanting tale of young Marie and her Nutcracker prince! Danced by the Bolshoi's principals, E.T.A. Hoffmann's fairytale staged by Russian ballet master Yuri Grigorovich will transport children and adults alike to a world of magic and wonder for the holiday season.
Content was captured live on December 21, 2014.
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Branagh Theatre Live: The Entertainer (NR) 1/8/2017
Kenneth Branagh, Phil Dunster -
photoSet against the backdrop of post-war Britain, John Osborne's modern classic conjures the seedy glamour of the old music halls for an explosive examination of public masks and private torment.
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Bolshoi Ballet: The Sleeping Beauty (NR) 1/22/2017
- 2 hr. 25 mins.
photoFathom Events, BY Experience and Pathé Live are delighted to bring the enchanted fairytale classic The Sleeping Beauty, broadcast from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, to select cinemas nationwide on Sunday, January 22.

In this resplendent and magical classic, the Bolshoi dancers take us on a dream-like journey through this classic fairytale complete with jewel fairies, a magical kingdom, a youthful princess and a handsome prince in this purest style of classical ballet. The Bolshoi's sumptuous staging with its luxurious sets and costumes gives life to Perrault's fairy tale unlike any other.
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Bolshoi Ballet: Swan Lake (NR) 2/5/2017
- 2 hr. 40 mins.
photoFathom Events, BY Experience and Pathé Live present Tchaikovsky's transcendent classic Swan Lake, captured from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, to select cinemas nationwide on Sunday, February 5.

A ballet of ultimate beauty and a score of unparalleled perfection born at the Bolshoi in 1877. In the dual role of white swan Odette and her rival black swan Odile, prima ballerina Svetlana Zakharova exudes both vulnerability and cunning through superb technical mastery, alongside the powerful and emotional Siegfried, Denis Rodkin. Including breathtaking scenes with the Bolshoi's corps de ballet, this is classical ballet at its finest.
Content was captured live on January 25, 2015.
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The Royal Opera House: Il trovatore (NR) 2/28/2017
Richard Farnes, Lianna Haroutounian - 3 hr. 0 mins.
photoThe Count di Luna loves Leonora, but she loves Manrico, the Count's military enemy. Manrico's mother Azucena tells him how her mother was burnt to death for supposed witchcraft against the Count's baby brother. Azucena intended to throw the baby onto the fire - but blinded by revenge she lost her own child to the flames.
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Bolshoi Ballet: A Contemporary Evening (NR) 3/19/2017
- 2 hr. 40 mins.
photoFathom Events, BY Experience and Pathé Live are thrilled to present an event dedicated to modern choreography, A Contemporary Evening, broadcast from the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, to select cinemas nationwide on Sunday, March 19.

For one evening, the Bolshoi takes on a new challenge with audacity in Hans Van Manen's Frank Bridge's Variations, Sol León and Paul Lightfoot's Short Time Together and Alexei Ratmansky's Russian Seasons. This encounter between some of the best dancers in the world and masters of contemporary choreography results in an outstanding synthesis of bringing Van Manen's formal beauty, León and Lightfoot's intensity, and Ratmansky's witty brilliance to a new level.
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Bolshoi Ballet: A Hero of Our Time (NR) 4/9/2017
- 2 hr. 45 mins.
photoFathom Events, BY Experience and Pathé Live are delighted to present a production signature to the Bolshoi Ballet, A Hero of our Time, broadcast from Moscow, to select cinemas nationwide on Sunday, April 9.

The story based on the larger-than-life hero Pechorin is adapted from Mikhail Lermontov's literary masterpiece in three separate stories recounting his heartbreaking betrayals. Is Pechorin a real hero? Or is he a man like any other? This brand new production by choreographer Yuri Possokhov is a tragic poetic journey that can only be seen at the Bolshoi.
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The Royal Opera House: Madama Butterfly (NR) 5/7/2017
Antonio Pappano, Ermonela Jaho - 2 hr. 45 mins.
photoCio-Cio-San, the young Japanese bride of dashing American officer Lieutenant Pinkerton, finds her romantic idyll shattered when he deserts her shortly after their marriage. She lives in hope that one day he will return.
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The Royal Opera House: Otello (NR) 7/16/2017
Antonio Pappano, Jonas Kaufmann - 2 hr. 45 mins.
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