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!
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Know someone between the ages of 8 and 12 who might be interested in acting in our new web series, "Anything I Want To Be, A to Z"? Share this information with them: We need actors between the ages of 8 and 12 to play our A to Z Career Lab team! Interested? The auditions are from 4pm to 7pm January 3, 4 and 5 at our studio at 110 South Jefferson Street. If you want to audition, email [email protected] with your preferred audition date and bring your 1-minute comedic monologue as well as your headshot and resume, if you have them. We’ll be doing call backs on January 18 and 19 and … [Read more...] about Young Actors Wanted for ThinkTV Project
PASSENGERS- Chris Pratt, Jennifer Lawrence take a ride on a less-than-fantastic-but-not-that-bad voyage in Passengers "Man – is THIS where they store all the unsold copies of MOVIE 43 (I was in that, remember?!) Jim (Chris Pratt) and Aurora (Jennifer Lawrence) take in the severity of the challenge facing them in a scene from director Morten Tyldum's PASSENGERS. Credit: Jaimie Trueblood © 2016 Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. All rights reserved. WATCH THE TRAILER(S) HERE: KEY CAST MEMBERS: Chris Pratt, Jennifer Lawrence, Michael … [Read more...] about Passengers on a Troubled Interplanetary Flight
The first stand-alone (kind of) story that is not considered an official episode in the Star Wars canon but one that fits in between episodes III and IV, Rogue One is centered around Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones). Jyn is the daughter of Galen Erso (Mads Mikkelsen), a man who has tried to leave his life as a top weapons engineer for the Empire behind. "All right troops ... We've got to get ready for those after Christmas sales quick!" Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones, center in vest), and Cassian Andor (Diego Luna, in brown jacket) prepare to head out on a mission that may change the … [Read more...] about The Force Returns: Rogue One
Miami Valley native scOtt summitt represents the Gem City on the silver screen this holiday when he appears in the upcoming feature film BELIEVE, opening across the nation this December. “I play a character named Charlie,” summitt says. “He’s a salt of the earth, no nonsense kind of fellow. A simple man with a big heart. He’s the right hand man to the lead character in his journey towards finding his hope again.” The film was shot in Bristol and Grundy, Virginia earlier this year and completed post- production in Los Angeles in time for its December holiday release. While the film has … [Read more...] about Miami Valley Actor Appears in Christmas Themed Film BELIEVE- Opening Nationwide Today.
Hello Everyone! Thanksgiving weekend was bustling at THE NEON. Many thanks to everyone who came out to support our two award-winning films. Speaking of awards, we were very happy to read about MOONLIGHT cleaning up at the Gotham Awards this week (the first big awards of the season). Over the past two years, the Gotham Awards have predicted the Oscar for "Best Picture" (SPOTLIGHT and BIRDMAN)...thus we think MOONLIGHT will continue to be a major player this year. We will hold both LOVING and MOONLIGHT for another week. In addition, we have one more treat to rotate back into the mix - A … [Read more...] about MAN CALLED OVE Returns and LOVING & MOONLIGHT Stay at THE NEON!
Despicable people doing humorous things makes for raunchy fun in Bad Santa 2 "So ... Just tell me: Did they REALLY cut that guy's foot off in that one episode of Mad Men?!" Diane (Christina Hendricks) glares at Willie Soke (Billy Bob Thornton, center) as his literal partner-in-crime Marcus (Tony Cox) does the same in a scene from BAD SANTA 2. Credit: Jan Thijs for Broad Green Pictures/Miramax © 2016 Santamax Distribution, LLC. All rights reserved. WATCH THE TRAILER(S) HERE: KEY CAST MEMBERS: Billy Bob Thornton, Kathy Bates, … [Read more...] about Bad Santa 2 – The Perfect Holiday Film?
Hello Everyone! We're going completely international this weekend with two exciting, new films - both of which we didn't think we'd be able to accommodate but many of you have been asking about. At last we're able to move forward with a film based on the beloved, international bestseller A MAN CALLED OVE as well as the new film from Park Chan-wook - THE HANDMAIDEN (based on the British novel FINGERSMITH). If you still need to see CHRISTINE, CERTAIN WOMEN or KING COBRA, Thursday will be your last chance to see them at THE NEON. Synopsis for A MAN CALLED OVE: "Stepping from the pages of … [Read more...] about Cleaning House – 2 New Films & MOONLIGHT (aka Oscar Season) News at THE NEON!
"This window needs to be cleaned ... But I ain't gonna be the one to do it!" Benedict Cumberbatch stars as the titular character in a scene from director Steve Derrickson's take on Marvel's "sorcerer supreme," DOCTOR STRANGE. Credit: Jay Maidment © 2016 Marvel Studios. All rights reserved. WATCH THE TRAILER(S) HERE: KEY CAST MEMBERS: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chitewel Ejiofor, Tilda Swinton, Mads Mikkelsen, Benedict Wong, Rachel MacAdams and Benjamin Bratt WRITER(S): Jon Spaith, C. Robert Carghill and Steve Derrickson (screenplay); Stan Lee and … [Read more...] about Marvel’s Sorcerer Supreme Arrives on the Big Screen in Magic Fashion