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Steve Jobs, the movie, starts Friday at Sierra Cinemas.
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Steve Jobs

Rated R, running time 122 minutes. Starts Fri, Oct 23 at Sierra Cinemas.

Set backstage at three iconic product launches and ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac, Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to paint an intimate portrait of the brilliant man at its epicenter. Starring Michael Fassbender, Seth Rogen, Kate Windslet and Jeff Daniels.

Rock the Kasbah

Rated R, running time 100 minutes. Starts Fri, Oct 23 at Sierra Cinemas.

ROCK THE KASBAH is the story of “Richie Vance,” a has-been rock manager who takes his last remaining client on a USO tour of Afghanistan. When Richie finds himself in Kabul, abandoned, penniless and without his passport, he discovers a young girl with an extraordinary voice and manages her through Afghanistan’s version of “American Idol,” the wildly popular “Afghan Star. Starring Bill Murray,

Jem and the Holograms

Rated PG, running time 118 minutes. Starts Fri, Oct 23 at Sierra Cinemas.

Jem and the Holograms rock their way to the big screen in this live-action adaptation of he popular 1980’s cartoon. Nashville star Aubrey Peeples takes front stage as Jerrica Benton (aka Jem, with Stefanie Scott jamming the keyboard as Kimber, Aurora Perrineau slapping the bass as Shana, and Hayley Kiyoki on lead guitar as Aja. Jon M. Chu directs from a script by Ryan Landels for Blumhouse Productions and Scooter Braun Productions.

The Last Witch Hunter

Rated PG-13, running time 105 minutes. Starts Fri, Oct 23 at Sutton Cinemas.

The last witch hunter is all that stands between humanity and the combined forces of the most horrifying witches in history. Starring Vin Diesel.

Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension

Rated R, running time 84 minutes. Starts Fri, Oct 23 at Del Oro Theatre. The Paranormal Activity series grows with this fifth entry from Paramount Pictures. Using a special camera that can see spirits, a family must protect their daughter from an evil entity with a sinister plan.

Rocky Horror Picture Show

Rated R, running time 100 minutes. Shows Sun, Oct 25 at 7pm at The Nevada Theatre. This night we celebrate the 40th anniversary of this cult classic and the fact that this is the film that launched the Nevada Theatre Film Series back in January 1979. Sweethearts Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon), stuck with a flat tire during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter (Tim Curry), a flamboyant transvestite scientist. As their innocence is lost, Brad and Janet interact with a houseful of wild characters, including an ex-delivery-boy biker (Meat Loaf) and creepy butler Riff-Raff (Richard O’Brien). Through elaborate dances and rock songs, Frank-N-Furter reveals his latest creation, Rocky Horror. Tonight’s show features live performance by Truth or Dare Dance Company and is a benefit for The Nevada Theatre. All tickets are $20. LET’S DO THE TIME WARP AGAIN!!


Shows Sat, Oct 24 at 10am and Thur, Oct 29 at 7:15pm at Sierra Cinemas.

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. Directed by Lyndsey Turner (Posh, Chimerica) and produced by Sonia Friedman Productions, National Theatre Live will broadcast this eagerly awaited production live to cinemas. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.

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