SUBJECT TO CHANGE

September 20

Ad Astra

An astronaut travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. He uncovers secrets which challenge the nature of human existence and our place in the cosmos. Stars Brad Pitt and Tommy Lee Jones. Rated PG-13 for some violence and bloody images, and for brief strong language.

Downton Abbey

The continuing story of the Crawley family, wealthy owners of a large estate in the English countryside in the early 20th century. Stars Joanne Froggatt, Matthew Goode, Michelle Dockery, and Maggie Smith. Rated PG for thematic elements, some suggestive material, and language. Special Sneak Preview September 12.

September 27

5B

Shown as a part of the 2019 Greater New Milford Film Festival, Sponsored by New Milford VNA & Hospice 5B is the inspirational story of everyday heroes, nurses and caregivers who took extraordinary action to comfort, protect and care for the patients of the first AIDS ward unit in the United States. 5B is stirringly told through first-person testimony of these nurses and caregivers who built Ward 5B in 1983 at San Francisco General Hospital, their patients, loved ones, and staff who volunteered to create care practices based in humanity and holistic well-being during a time of great uncertainty. The result is an uplifting yet candid and bittersweet monument to a pivotal moment in American history and a celebration of quiet heroes, nurses and caregivers worthy of renewed recognition. The film premiered at the 2019 Festival de Cannes as an Official Special Screening. One show only. A special Q&A with Producer Brendan Gaul will follow the screening.

Abominable

A magical Yeti must return to his family. Rated PG for some action and mild rude humor.

September 28

Greater New Milford Shorts

Shown as part of the 2019 Greater New Milford Film Festival. Sponsored by Gary Passineau & Sherry Wheeler of William Raveis New Milford A collection of short films made by greater-New Milford area filmmakers. Q&A with filmmakers to follow each short film. Attendees will get to vote on their favorite film. One night only.

  • Delusions of Panic by Gordon Olivea
  • Drums, Lies, & Videotape by Douglas Poger
  • Juice Box Jig by Gabe Fowler
  • Track & Field Docs by Myke Furhman
  • Get Me There by Brittany Nisco
  • Intermedium by Erik Bloomquist

October 2

Wildland

Shown as part of the Greater New Milford Film Festival. Sponsored by Bad Dream Brewing Epic and intimate in the same breath, WILDLAND tells the story of a single wildland fire fighting crew as they struggle with fear, loyalty, love and defeat all over the course of a single fire season. What emerges is a cinematic story of a small group of working-class men, their exterior world, their interior lives, and the fire that lies between. Tickets are $10. Proceeds benefit the Greater New Milford Scholarship Fund.

October 3

2019 Manhattan Shorts

Shown as a part of the Greater New Milford Film Festival. Sponsored by Bakewell & Mulhare The Final Ten MANHATTAN SHORT finalists hail from seven countries with films from France, Iran, Canada, Finland, and Germany alongside two films from USA and a record three from the United Kingdom. These Final Ten films represent the best short films from among 1,250 submissions from 70 countries received by MANHATTTAN SHORT for 2019, testimony to the enduring vibrancy and creativity of short films worldwide. In this series you get to be the judge and vote for your favorite film. A winner will be announced on Monday, October 7. Two screenings only, Oct. 3 & Oct. 6. Tickets are $15 each.

October 4

Joker

An original standalone origin story of the iconic villain not seen before on the big screen, it’s a gritty character study of Arthur Fleck, a man disregarded by society, and a broader cautionary tale. Stars Joaquin Phoenix and Robert De Niro.

October 18

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil

Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies, and dark new forces at play. Stars Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, and Michelle Pfieffer.

November 8

Doctor Sleep

Years following the events of “The Shining,” a now-adult Dan Torrence meets a young girl with similar powers as his and tries to protect her from a cult known as The True Knot who prey on children with powers to remain immortal. Stars Ewan McGregor and Rebecca Ferguson.

November 22

Frozen II

Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven leave Arendelle to travel to an ancient, autumn-bound forest of an enchanted land. They set out to find the origin of Elsa’s powers in order to save their kingdom. Stars the voice talents of Kristen Bell, Evan Rachel Wood, Jonathan Groff, and Idina Menzel.