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Thursday, July 28

Kids International: A GKids Retrospective
Repertory Series

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Reel Weird Brattle: Starring Jackie Chan • THE LEGEND OF DRUNKEN MASTER • July 30+31

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Area Theatrical Premiere! Royalty Hightowers stars in THE FITS • Friday 7/22 – Thursday 7/27
Wicked Queer and the Brattle present a special benefit screening of THE ADVENTURES OF PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT • Wednesday 8/3 at 8pm
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News & Reviews

‘The Fits’ Held Over by Popular Demand

THE FITS starring Royalty Hightower, held over at Brattle Theatre thru Tuesday, August 2ndDue to popular demand we will hold over our premiere of Royalty Hightower in THE FITS thru Tuesday, August 2nd! Please see the schedule for showtimes, and click here for local and national reviews.

Brattle Film Notes for ‘Legend of the Drunken Master’

Brattle Film Notes for Fritz Lang’s ‘Destiny’

Reviews for ‘The Fits’

Held Over by Popular Demand!
Due to popular demand THE FITS will be held over thru Tuesday, August 2 – see schedule for showtimes.

the-fits-poster-1sm★★★★ “‘The Fits’ is what independent moviemaking should be and can be in this country.” – Ty Burr, Boston Globe

“The Fits is more than a transporting film experience. It’s cinema poetry in motion.” – Peter Travers, Rolling Stone

NYT Critics Pick NYT Critics’ Pick “A singular first feature from the young director Anna Rose Holmer, who’s made a movie that can feel like a memory.” – Manohla Dargis, New York Times

“‘The Fits’ and its electrifying young star give getting in formation renewed meaning, with inspiring, self-assured verve.” – Ann Hornaday, Washington Post

“‘The Fits’ pulls you in and won’t let go.” – Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times  More »

Summer Match Is Now Underway

Summer Match Fundraising Challenge

Please take a pause from sea, sand & sun to consider doubling your gift to the Brattle Film Foundation during our Summer Match Fundraising Challenge. Thanks to a generous $10,000 matching grant, every donation and membership purchase between July 15 and August 15 will be matched dollar-for-dollar, up to $10,000! Please give today →

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Harvard Book Store Readings
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Jeffrey Toobin

Wednesday, August 3rd
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The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

Wednesday, August 3rd
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80s Late Shows
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Saturday, August 13th
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  • New Digital Restoration! Fritz Lang's DESTINY • July 29–31