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!
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!
Hi Again! My first film today was TRUMBO, directed by Jay Roach. For the first few minutes, I had to get over its visual style. It seemed a little cartoony, and the cinematography seemed more like television than film...but then it took its hold on me with a sharp screenplay and terrific performances. This is the story of Dalton Trumbo, one of the "Hollywood 10" who was Blacklisted during America's fear of people affiliated with the Communist Party. The script is terrific, and the story is playful but serious - and Brian Cranston is wonderful in his Big performance (during the Q&A, … [Read more...] about TIFF 2015 – Day #4