Hello MostMetro, We're very excited at THE NEON. In less than two weeks, LA LA LAND has become our #5 highest grossing film of all time. To put that in perspective, every other film in our Top 10 played at THE NEON for at least six weeks...so LA LA LAND has performed exceptionally well. Many thanks to everyone who has helped to make the end of 2016 and the beginning of 2017 such a success. This weekend, we are holding both LA LA LAND and MANCHESTER BY THE SEA - both of which are certain to be "Best Picture" contenders during this year's Oscar Race. To read about everything … [Read more...] about LA LA LAND is Huge Hit at THE NEON!
Hello Everyone. Thanks for coming back to my blog. I had intended to see more films today, but I got turned away from a screening of JACKIE (along with 200+ other people) because the demand was too big and being 25 minutes early wasn't enough. That said, there will be another screening Wednesday, so I will know to be extra early. My first screening of the day was the latest by the prolific (especially for being quite young) Xavier Dolan - IT'S ONLY THE END OF THE WORLD. This is essentially a chamber piece about a gay man who comes to visit his family and tell them he's dying...he hasn't … [Read more...] about TIFF 2016 – Day #5
Hello Everyone, We had another solid weekend at THE NEON. Many thanks for your continued support! MR. HOLMES is going to stick around, but as anticipated, INFINITELY POLAR BEAR will only screen until Thursday. For this week's remaining showtimes, please visit our website at www.neonmovies.com. On Friday, we will open Woody Allen's latest film - IRRATIONAL MAN - starring Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone & Parker Posey. Synopsis for IRRATIONAL MAN: "Woody Allen's IRRATIONAL MAN is about a tormented philosophy professor who finds a will to live when he commits an existential act. Philosophy … [Read more...] about Woody Allen’s IRRATIONAL MAN – starring Joaquin Phoenix, Emma Stone & Parker Posey – Opens Friday at THE NEON
Hello Everyone, Woody Allen's last three films - MIDNIGHT IN PARIS, TO ROME WITH LOVE and BLUE JASMINE - have all been big hits at THE NEON. On Friday, we will open Allen's latest film - a 1920's romantic comedy starring Colin Frith and Emma Stone - MAGIC IN THE MOONLIGHT. BOYHOOD - the best-reviewed film of the year - will stick around for another week. Synopsis for MAGIC IN THE MOONLIGHT: "Chinese conjuror Wei Ling Soo is the most celebrated magician of his age, but few know that he is the stage persona of Stanley Crawford (Colin Firth), a grouchy and arrogant Englishman with a … [Read more...] about Colin Firth & Emma Stone in Woody Allen’s MAGIC IN THE MOONLIGHT at THE NEON!