MAY 1 @ 7PM (plan to arrive a little early to catch the pre-show with Peter Travers)
$15 per ticket
Preview screening of LOCKE
This nation-wide premiere screening series not only gives you “first look” at some of the best new independent films, but also presents up close and personal discussions with major movie stars, producers, writers and directors.
Each New York Film Critics Series screening is features Q&A’s with filmmakers and actors recorded before a live audience in New York City and moderated by the film critic Peter Travers (Rolling Stone, ABC, Newsweek). Events will take place once a month on a weeknight, days vary each month based on film and talent availability.
Past Series highlights have included such prestigious films as Beasts of the Southern Wild, Silver Linings Playbook, Up in the Air, Black Swan, and appearances by guests Woody Harrelson, Frank Langella, Edward Norton, Paul Giammati, Ellen Page, Alan Arkin, and John Turturro.
Red River Theatres, one of the leading independent movie theaters in the U.S, has partnered with The New York Film Critics Series® (NYFCS®), to present live, national, in-theater screenings.. The events are moderated by Peter Travers, film critic for Rolling Stone Magazine, and ABC’s Popcorn along with additional coverage by Alison Bailes of More Magazine, WOR Radio, and The Charlie Rose Show. The Series presents interactive, in-theater; pre-release movies and big screen HD simulcast with the stars and filmmakers.
MAY FILM: LOCKE - Ivan Locke (Hardy) has worked diligently to craft the life he has envisioned, dedicating himself to the job that he loves and the family he adores. On the eve of the biggest challenge of his career, Ivan receives a phone call that sets in motion a series of events that will unravel his family, job, and soul. All taking place over the course of one absolutely riveting car ride, LOCKE is an exploration of how one decision can lead to the complete collapse of a life. Directed by acclaimed filmmaker Steven Knight (EASTERN PROMISES, DIRTY PRETTY THINGS) and driven by an unforgettable performance by Tom Hardy, LOCKE is a thrillingly unique cinematic experience of a man fighting to salvage all that is important to him
Following the preview screening Peter Travers with GUESTS: WRITER/DIRECTOR STEVEN KNIGHT & TOM HARDY
MAY 6TH @7PM
Second MAY film: CHEF - Chef Carl Casper (Jon Favreau) suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner (Dustin Hoffman), he is left to figure out what’s next. Finding himself in Miami, he teams up with his ex-wife (Sofia Vergara), his friend (John Leguizamo) and his son to launch a food truck. Taking to the road, Chef Carl goes back to his roots to reignite his passion for the kitchen — and zest for life and love.
Following the preview screening Peter Travers with Guests: JON FAVREAU
COMING IN JUNE! LULLABY - A great family drama with a fantastic cast: Richard Jenkins Amy Adams , Garrett Hedlund, Jessica Brown Findlay, Terrence Howard, Anne Archer, & Jennifer Hudson!
THE STORY: A young man living in Los Angeles has been estranged from his wealthy New York family for years. One day, he suddenly receives word that his terminally ill father wishes to be taken off life support and has 36 hours to live. When he agrees to visit his father, he unintentionally sets up a family conflict with no easy resolution.
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