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Michael Moore stars in "Where to Invade Next" starting tonight at the Del Oro.
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How to be Single

Rated R, running time 110 minutes. Special Advance Show Tonight! Thursday, Feb. 11 at 7:15pm at Del Oro Theatre. New York City is full of lonely hearts seeking the right match, and what Alice, Robin, Lucy, Meg, Tom and David all have in common is the need to learn how to be single in a world filled with ever-evolving definitions of love. Starring Dakota Johnson and Rebel Wilson.


Rated PG-13, running time 104 minutes. Special Advance Show Tonight! Thursday, Feb. 11 at 7 pm at Sierra Cinemas. Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, DEADPOOL tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson (Ryan Reynolds), who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new abilities and a dark, twisted sense of humor, Deadpool hunts down the man who nearly destroyed his life.

Zoolander 2

Rated PG-13, running time 100 minutes. Special Advance Show Tonight! Thursday, Feb. 11 at 7:15pm at Sutton Cinemas. Ben Stiller returns both in front of and behind the camera for Zoolander 2, a comedy that finds the beloved model Derek Zoolander (Stiller) and his rival-turned-partner Hansel (Owen Wilson) facing a threat to their continued success.

Kenneth Branagh’s The Winter’s Tale

Shows Saturday, Feb. 13 at 10 am at Del Oro Theatre. Experience the Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company’s production of William Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale, starring Sir Kenneth Branagh and Dame Judi Dench, captured live from the Garrick Theatre in London when Fathom Events and Picturehouse Entertainment bring the timeless production to cinemas nationwide.

Where to Invade Next

Rated R, running time 120 minutes. Special Advance Show Tonight! Thursday, Feb. 11 at 7 pm at Del Oro Theatre. This is an expansive, rib-tickling, and subversive comedy in which Moore, playing the role of “invader,” visits a host of nations to learn how the U.S. could improve its own prospects. The creator of Fahrenheit 9/11 and Bowling for Columbine is back with this hilarious and eye-opening call to arms. Turns out the solutions to America’s most entrenched problems already existed in the world – they’re just waiting to be co-opted.

The 2016 Oscar Nominees for the Best Documentary

Shows Sunday, Feb. 14 at 7 pm at The Nevada Theatre.

BODY TEAM 12: 13 Min. BODY TEAM 12 is tasked with collecting the victims at the height of the Ebola outbreak. These body collectors have arguably the most dangerous and gruesome job in the world. Yet despite the strain they emerge as heroes while the film explores their philosophy and strength. The story is told on the ground in Monrovia, Liberia through the eyes of the only female member of the team, who reveals the heartbreaking, lifesaving work of removing bodies from loved ones in order to halt transmission of the disease.

CHAU, BEYOND THE LINES: 34 Min. Chau, a teenager growing up in a Vietnamese care center for children disabled by Agent Orange, battles with the reality of his dream to one day become a professional artist.

CLAUDE LANZMANN: SPECTRES OF THE SHOAH: 40 Min. Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah is a 2015 documentary short film exploring the life and work of French director Claude Lanzmann. The film was written, directed, and produced by British filmmaker and journalist Adam Benzine.

A GIRL IN THE RIVER: 40 Min. More than a 1000 women are killed in the name of ‘honor’ in Pakistan every year. ‘A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness’ follows the story of a rare survivor who falls in love and lives to tell the tale.

LAST DAY OF FREEDOM: 32 Min. When Bill Babbitt realizes his brother Manny has committed a crime he agonizes over his decision; should he call the police? Last Day of Freedom is a richly animated personal narrative that tells the story of Bill’s decision to stand by his brother, a Veteran returning from war, as he faces criminal charges, racism, and ultimately the death penalty. This film is a portrait of a man at the nexus of the most pressing social issues of our day; veterans’ care, mental health access and criminal justice.

Elvis Costello Detour

Showing at Sierra Cinemas Monday, Feb. 15 at 8 pm. In a little over 100 minutes in front of a home town crowd, Elvis Costello, performer and songwriter extraordinaire takes you on a musical journey through his vast songbook. It’s a show like no other, set in a 1960s style living room with an oversized television broadcasting never-seen-before family photographs and portraits of his personal heroes from Gloria Grahame to Arthur Askey.

States of Grace

Unrated, running time 74 minutes. Shows Wednesday, Feb. 17 at 7:30 pm at Del Oro Theatre. After surviving a near fatal head-on collision on the Golden Gate Bridge, a revered physician struggles to come to terms with her injuries and discover new meaning in her radically altered life. Her longtime partner cares for her and their disabled teenage daughter as the family embarks on a journey of loss, resilience, and renewal.

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