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Premiere Theatrical Run! PIERCING • February 1–5

Thu, Jan 31, 2019

Staff PicksScreening on 35mmDead of Winter: Tales of the BeastRepertory Series

Altered States

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Double Feature with NIGHT OF THE BLOODY APES

1980 • dir Ken Russell w/William Hurt, Blair Brown, Bob Balaban, Dori Brenner, Charles Haid, Drew Barrymore • 102 min • 35mm

William Hurt plays a scientist obsessed with researching alternate states of consciousness who begins to experiment with a dangerous mixture of psychotropic drugs and sensory deprivation therapy in an effort to regress his mind. Unfortunately, his efforts are so successful that he eventually begins to experience physical biological devolution.

Staff Pick: Cardinal, Casey

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Thursday 1/31
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