GET LOVED UP WITH SOME VALENTINE'S DAY CLASSICS

GET LOVED UP WITH SOME VALENTINE'S DAY CLASSICS

Whether your a sucker for Feb 14th or couldn’t think of anything worse than being a sucker for a greeting card company holiday, we’ve picked a bunch of sure fire romantic classics, some modern takes on love and some wicked anti-Valentines Day fun.

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CASABLANCA (1942 / DCP)

Thurs Feb 14th 7:30pm / Aero Theatre, Santa Monica CA

Tough guy Humphrey Bogart is Rick, an expatriate club owner in CASABLANCA, nursing a broken heart after his sweetheart (Ingrid Bergman) disappeared when the Nazis invaded. When she re-enters his life with her resistance-leader husband, sparks fly.

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LOST IN TRANSLATION (2003 / 35mm Print)

Thurs Feb 14th 7pm / Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline MA

Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson star in Sofia Coppola's valentine to the nature of close friendships and to the city of Tokyo

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WILD AT HEART (1990 / DCP)

Thurs Feb 14th 7pm / Roxy Cinema, New York City

Nicolas Cage and Laura Dern are perfection in David Lynch’s love-letter to The Wizard of Oz, Elvis Presley, road movies and the power of reckless love. Wild At Heart finds the director at his most fearless, a mood that suits the film’s young, love-crazed couple

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MY BLOODY VALENTINE: UNCUT VERSION (1981 / DCP)

Thurs Feb 14th 10pm / Frida Cinema, Santa Ana CA

Close out your Valentine’s Day at The Frida Cinema with 1981’s My Bloody Valentine! Twenty years ago in the sleepy mining town of Valentine Bluffs, a fatal mining disaster occurred on Valentine’s Day while members of the crew decorated for a party. Driven mad by the experience, the sole survivor goes on a killing spree, resulting in the town outlawing the celebration of Valentine’s Day.

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SLEEPLESS IN SEATTLE (1993 / 35mm Print)

Thurs Feb 14th 6:30pm / Prince Charles Cinema, London UK

After the death of his wife, Sam Baldwin (Tom Hanks) moves to Seattle with his son, Jonah (Ross Mallinger). When Jonah calls in to a talk-radio program to find a new wife for his father, Sam grudgingly gets on the line to discuss his feelings. Annie Reed (Meg Ryan), a reporter in Baltimore, hears Sam speak and falls for him, even though she is engaged. Unsure where it will lead, she writes Sam a letter asking him to meet her at the Empire State Building on Valentine's Day.

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CRUEL INTENTIONS (1999 / DCP)

Thurs Feb 14th 7:30pm / Astor Theatre, Melbourne Australia


Sarah Michelle Gellar, Ryan Phillippe, are manipulative step-siblings caught in a wager where Phillippe must win the heart of straight laced Reese Witherspoon. About as late 90s as they come, Cruel Intentions is your cynical romantic movie for the night, and makes such wonderful use of The Verve’s 90s anthem ‘Bittersweet Symphony’.

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WHEN HARRY MET SALLY (1989 / 35mm Print)

Thurs Feb 14th 7:30pm / Loft Cinema, Tuscon AZ

This Valentine’s Day, we’ll ALL have what she’s having as The Loft celebrates the 30th anniversary of one of the greatest romantic comedies of all-time, starring Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan.

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MOONLIGHT (2016 / DCP)

Thurs Feb 14th 1:30pm & 7:30pm / Metrograph, New York City

Jenkins’s triptych follows Chiron, played respectively by Alex Hibbert, Ashton Sanders, and Trevante Rhodes, as a boy bullied by classmates and mentored by a neighborhood drug dealer (Mahershala Ali) in Liberty City, Miami to a man protected by a hard shell of muscle—but still vulnerable to the a lasting infatuation with a one-time high school lover, played in adulthood by the always fantastic André Holland. A magnificent LGBTQ romance and Academy Award winner for Best Picture.

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SENSE & SENSIBILITY (1995 / DCP)

Thurs Feb 14th 6:30pm / Mayfair Cinema, Toronto Canada

When Elinor Dashwood’s (Emma Thompson) father dies, her family’s finances are crippled. After the Dashwoods move to a cottage in Devonshire, Elinor’s sister Marianne (Kate Winslet) is torn between the handsome John Willoughby (Greg Wise) and the older Colonel Brandon (Alan Rickman). Meanwhile, Elinor’s romantic hopes with Edward Ferrars (Hugh Grant) are hindered due to his prior engagement. Both Elinor and Marianne strive for love while the circumstances in their lives constantly change. Nominated for six Oscar’s including Best Picture


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THE PRINCESS BRIDE (1987 / DCP)

hurs Feb 14th 10pm / Brattle Theatre, Cambridge MA

In this amazingly entertaining comedic fantasy, we follow the farmboy Westley (Elwes) and his beautiful beloved Buttercup (Wright) as they face the many obstacles to their union – including (but not limited to) dread pirates, evil princes, expert swordsmen, brutish giants, rodents (of unusual size), expert torturers, and political intrigue.

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