Hello Everyone, We're cleaning house this week! If you need to see HITCHCOCK/TRUFFAUT, MUSTANG, SON OF SAUL or LADY IN THE VAN, Thursday will be your last chance to catch them at THE NEON. On Friday, we'll begin a film that many of you have expressed excitement about - HELLO, MY NAME IS DORIS - starring Sally Field. In addition, we'll begin a film by master filmmaker Terrence Malick with a star-studded cast - KNIGHT OF CUPS. Synopsis for HELLO, MY NAME IS DORIS: "When Doris Miller meets John Fremont, her company's hip new art director, sparks fly-at least for Doris. In the cluttered … [Read more...] about Sally Field’s DORIS & Star-Studded Malick Film Open Friday at THE NEON!
Hello Everyone, What a fantastic weekend! Many thanks to everyone who came out for CAROL at THE NEON! This stunning film surpassed the national average for us and has already reached "hit status" in our books. Don't forget that your ticket stub to CAROL gets you 50% off admission to America's Packard Museum - just a few blocks away. We're holding everything we've got (CAROL, THE DANISH GIRL and TRUMBO), and we're adding a couple more films to the line-up. First off, we're bringing a documentary that has received several requests - but it will only play for a handful of screenings - PEGGY … [Read more...] about CAROL Soars at THE NEON! PEGGY GUGGENHEIM Doc & Return of SPOTLIGHT Start Friday!
A movie blog written by someone smart enough to know his opinions may not match yours. "There you go ... Relax those shoulders ... And if this were the 1990s, I'd probably put on a little R. Kelly for how I'm about to get my groove on!" Cate Blanchett stars as the titular character as she gets close with Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara), a shy department store clerk who may become something more in a scene from director Todd Haynes' take on Patricia Highsmith's novel The Price of Salt, CAROL. Credit: © 2015 The Weinstein Company. WATCH … [Read more...] about Introducing McCoy on Movies: Review of CAROL
Hello Everyone, Cate Blanchett & Robert Redford! Need I say more? If you're like me, you're already invested! Tomorrow (Oct. 30) we open TRUTH - the new film starring these two incredible actors! (In the coming weeks, I'll hopefully have more details for you about CAROL - the film with Blanchett I've been anticipating for more than a year.) If you still need to see EXPERIMENTER or COMING HOME, you'll need to hurry. Today is the last day for both of these films at THE NEON. If you need showtimes for today, please visit our website - www.neonmovies.com Showtimes for the upcoming … [Read more...] about BLANCHETT & REDFORD in TRUTH + Big Changes at THE NEON!
Hello Everyone, We're moving right along, and I think it's fair to say that we've got something for everyone this weekend. In addition to holding AUSTENLAND and BLUE JASMINE for one more week, we will open the documentary SALINGER and the highly acclaimed film from Denmark -THE HUNT. For remaining showtimes for this week, visit our official site at www.neonmovies.com. Synopsis for SALINGER: "SALINGER features interviews with 150 subjects including Salinger's friends, colleagues and members of his inner circle who have never spoken on the record before as well as film footage, photographs … [Read more...] about SALINGER and THE HUNT Open Friday at THE NEON!
Hello Everyone, Wow! What an incredible weekend! FilmDayton had some nice crowds over the weekend (their line-up was awesome), and BLUE JASMINE became one of our biggest openings of the year! Many thanks to all of you who came out. We were busy, and it felt great! If you still need to see THE WAY WAY BACK, you only have a couple more days. In addition, I hope many of you will come down for our special 4-day engagement of IN THE HOUSE - one of my absolute favorite films of the year (only a few people turned out on Monday). Thursday will be the last day for both films, and you can see … [Read more...] about THE SPECTACULAR NOW Opens & BLUE JASMINE Continues at THE NEON!
Hello Everyone, We've got so much happening over the next week...I'm absolutely certain that there is something for everyone at THE NEON! In addition to FilmDayton's great line-up (including gems like IN A WORLD, SHORT TERM 12 and REMOTE AREA MEDICAL), we will open one of the most talked about indies of the year - Woody Allen's BLUE JASMINE (featuring one of the most outstanding performances of Cate Blanchett's incredible career). And it doesn't stop there. Next Monday through Thursday, we will bring one of my favorite films of the year - Francois Ozon's IN THE HOUSE - for a 4-day … [Read more...] about BLUE JASMINE, IN THE HOUSE, FilmDAYTON & More Great News at THE NEON!
Hello Everyone, As much as we'd like to hold THE KINGS OF SUMMER (it performed very well over the weekend, and audiences loved it), we have to keep moving (otherwise we'd have to skip this weekend's titles). On Friday (July 26), we will open 2 of the biggest indie hits of the summer - FRUITVALE STATION and THE WAY WAY BACK. Thursday will be your last chance to see 20 FEET FROM STARDOM and THE KINGS OF SUMMER. For this week's remaining showtimes, visit our website at www.neonmovies.com. Synopsis for FRUITVALE STATION: "Winner of both the Grand Jury Prize for dramatic feature and the … [Read more...] about FRUITVALE STATION and THE WAY WAY BACK Open at THE NEON!