And Don't Worry: Marilyn is Fine!

Because so many of you have been asking, we wanted to let you know that Marilyn is doing just fine, as is Tropic Cinema. We are looking forward to screening films again and we are going to reopen this Friday, September 22nd with a limited slate of films. In addition, Friday the 22nd through Thursday the 28th will be Hurricane Relief Week at the Tropic. All screenings of all films will be $8 per ticket.  Cans of soda and bottles of water will be $1 each. Small bags of popcorn will also be $1. See you at the movies!



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September 27, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Cinematheque Series - In his 1992 documentary "Compassion in Exile", filmmaker Mickey Lemle created a groundbreaking portrait of the 14th Dalai Lama. His new film takes a fresh look  at His Holiness, focusing on what matters to him in his 80s.

October 2, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Classic Fright Nights - Two American college students in Britain are attacked by a werewolf that none of the locals will admit exists.

October 4, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Cinematheque Series - Michael Almeryeda's poetic adaptation of Jordan Harrison's Pulitzer Prize-nominated stage play forces us to face the question: If we had the opportunity, how would we choose to rebuild the past, and what would we decide to forget?

October 5, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Concert Film Series - In 2006, the Rolling Stones took time off from their stadium tour to play New York City's legendary, intimate Beacon Theater. Academy Award-winning filmmaker Martin Scorsese was there to capture it all.

October 9, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Classic Fright Nights - A man decides to turn his life around by winning back his ex, reconciling with his mother, and ridding London of its plague of zombies.

October 11, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Cinematheque Series - This powerful documentary about the role of Native Americans in contemporary music reveals how indigenous musicians helped shape the soundtracks of our lives.

October 16, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Classic Fright Nights - In Wes Craven and Kevin Williamson's meta-horror masterpiece, the "rules" of horror movies suddenly start to apply to real life.

October 18, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Cinematheque Series - The passionate affair of a young Victorian woman trapped in a marriage of convenience unleashes a maelstrom of murder and mayhem on a country estate.

October 23, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Classic Fright Nights - Freddy Krueger was burned to death years ago. Now he's back to haunt the dreams (and take the lives) of his killers' children.

October 25, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Cinematheque Series - Released in conjunction with the Pulitzer Centennial, this unique documentary is told through the riveting stories of the artists that have won the prestigious prize.

October 30, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Classic Fright Nights - Fifteen years after murdering his sister on Halloween night 1963, Michael Myers escapes from a mental hospital and returns to the small town of Haddonfield to kill again.

November 1, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Cinematheque Series - Matt Schrader's documentary brings Hollywood's elite composers together to give viewers an insider's look at the musical challenges and creative secrecy of the world's most international music genre.

November 9, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Concert Film Series - Filmmaker Jonathan Demme documents an intimate 2005 performance at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium, just months after Young's successful (and life-saving) brain surgery.

November 12, 2017 - 1:00 pm

Royal Opera On Screen - Puccini’s romantic depiction of bohemian Paris, with wonderful music and a love story drawn from everyday life, has captivated audiences around the world.

December 17, 2017 - 1:30 pm

Royal Opera House On Screen - With its festive period setting, dancing snowflakes and enchanting stage magic, Lev Ivanov’s 1892 ballet has become the perfect Christmas entertainment,

December 28, 2017 - 6:30 pm

Concert Film Series - This 1970 concert documentary captures Elvis Presley midway through a fateful transition, seeking to reclaim his musical primacy as a Las Vegas headliner after a decade of self-imposed exile from concert stages.

February 6, 2018 - 6:30 pm

Royal Opera On Screen - David McVicar’s production of Verdi's legendary opera highlights the revelry, beauty and cruelty at the heart of the court of Mantua. 

March 6, 2018 - 1:00 pm

Royal Opera On Screen- Drama, passion, a memorably malevolent villain and fabulous music – Giacomo Puccini’s operatic thriller is one of the great opera experiences. 

April 8, 2018 - 1:00 pm

Royal Opera On Screen - With a heady combination of passion, sensuality and violence, along with memorable musical numbers like the Habanera and the Toreador Song, Carmen is one of the most famous operas in the entire art form.



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