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Akira Kurosawa’s late-era masterpiece, a large-scale reimagining of Shakespeare’s King Lear, is a profound examination of the folly of war and the crumbling of one family under the weight of betrayal, greed, and the insatiable thirst for power. New 4K Digital Restoration.

DRAGON INN

DRAGON INN

The Chinese Wuxia (martial arts) picture was never the same after King Hu’s legendary 1967 film, wherein paths and swords cross at a remote inn. This thrilling landmark of film history returns to the screen. New 4k Restoration.

A TOUCH OF ZEN

A TOUCH OF ZEN

King Hu’s follow-up to the trailblazing DRAGON INN is his grandest work. Hiding in a small village, a fugitive noblewoman with the skill of the sword elicits the help of a shy scholar and a band of Buddhist swordsmen. New 4k Restoration.

ZIGGY STARDUST AND THE SPIDERS FROM MARS

ZIGGY STARDUST AND THE SPIDERS FROM MARS

In 1972, David Bowie produced two successful albums while touring under the androgynous sci-fi stage persona of Ziggy Stardust. This concert captures Bowie’s killing-off of the character, for good. Preceded by “Daydreaming” (Paul Thomas Anderson/Radiohead)

BLACK GIRL

BLACK GIRL

Renowned African filmmaker Ousmane Sembène made his feature debut in 1966 with this brilliant and stirring film about a young Senegalese woman who moves to France to work for a wealthy white couple. Preceded by short film BOROM SARRET.

UNDER THE CHERRY MOON

UNDER THE CHERRY MOON

It took the unexpected death of Prince to trigger a major critical reassessment of his directorial debut, a fizzy Riviera picaresque story in luminous black and white detailing the comeuppance of a gigolo/pianoman (Prince).

DRESSED TO KILL

DRESSED TO KILL

When a prostitute witnesses the murder of a middle-aged woman, she teams with the victim’s only son to find out the truth. De Palma’s virtuosic 1980 thriller co-stars Angie Dickinson, Michael Caine, and Nancy Allen.

A FACE IN THE CROWD

A FACE IN THE CROWD

Up first: an allegoric tale of the effects of power on the human soul. In his first on-screen role, Andy Griffith stars as belligerent but charismatic Arkansas drifter Lonesome Rhodes, whose rapid trajectory to notoriety take an increasingly desperate turn.

PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE

PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE

A demented, operatic fairy tale for anyone who ever got played by the music industry. Bringing together elements of Faust, The Phantom of The Opera, and THE T.A.M.I. SHOW, this musical fantasy is a wild and crazy ride. With songs by star Paul Williams.

OBSESSION

OBSESSION

Years after his family is torn apart by the unthinkable, an affluent American businessman meets an art restorationist (Geneviève Bujold in her breakout role) while visiting Florence. She bears a remarkable resemblance to his deceased wife.

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