DRAMA | R
This critically acclaimed film tells the story of the five-day interview between Rolling Stone reporter David Lipsky (Jesse Eisenberg) and acclaimed novelist David Foster Wallace (Jason Segel), which took place right after the 1996 publication of Wallace's groundbreaking epic novel, Infinite Jest. As the days go on, a tenuous yet intense relationships develops between journalist and subject. The two men bob and weave around each other, sharing laughs and also possibly revealing hidden frailties -- but it's never clear how truthful they are being with each other
Jason Segel, Jesse Eisenberg
NOON, 2:15, 4:30, 6:50, & *9:00
[*Late Show - Friday & Saturday Only]
DRAMA | R
Written & Directed by Woody Allen this film is about a tormented philosophy professor who finds a will to live when he commits an existential act. Philosophy professor Abe Lucas (Joaquin Phoenix) is at rock bottom emotionally, unable to find any meaning or joy in life. Abe feels that everything he's tried to do, from political activism to teaching, hasn't made any difference. Soon after arriving to teach at a small town college, Abe gets involved with two women: Rita Richards (Parker Posey), a lonely professor who wants him to rescue her from her unhappy marriage; and Jill Pollard (Emma Stone), his best student, who becomes his closest friend. While Jill loves her boyfriend Roy (Jamie Blackley), she finds Abe's tortured, artistic personality and exotic past irresistible. Even as Abe displays signs of mental imbalance, Jill's fascination with him only grows. Still, when she tries to make their relationship a romantic one, he rebuffs her. Pure chance changes everything when Abe and Jill overhear a stranger's conversation and become drawn in. Once Abe makes a profound choice, he is able to embrace life to the fullest again. But his decision sets off a chain of events that will affect him, Jill and Rita forever.
Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone, Jamie Blackley, Parker Posey, David Aaron Baker, Ethan Phillips, Ben Rosenfield, Meredith Hagner
2:10 & 4:30
DRAMA | PG
This feature film depicts a new twist on the world's most famous detective. In 1947, an aging Sherlock Holmes returns from a journey to Japan, where, in search of a rare plant with powerful restorative qualities, he has witnessed the devastation of nuclear warfare. Now, in his remote seaside farmhouse, Holmes faces the end of his days tending to his bees, with only the company of his housekeeper and her young son, Roger. Grappling with the diminishing powers of his mind, Holmes comes to rely upon the boy as he revisits the circumstances of the unsolved case that forced him into retirement, and searches for answers to the mysteries of life and love -- before it's too late.
Laura Linney, Ian McKellen, Milo Parker, Nicholas Rowe, Hiroyuki Sanada, Patrick Kennedy, Hattie Morahan, Colin Starkey
Noon & 7:00