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The Last Unicorn

Buy Tickets Special Screening! Author Peter S. Beagle in Person! Update: Due to overwhelming demand, a second show has been added at 11:00 AM! (1982) dir Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin, Jr w/Mia Farrow, Alan Arkin, Tammy Grimes, Jeff Bridges, Angela Lansbury, Christopher Lee [92 min; DCP] Peter S. Beagle’s THE LAST UNICORN is considered one More »
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Trash Night: TBA

Buy Tickets Description and info coming soon… We’re excited to welcome TRASH NIGHT, one of Boston’s best underground comedy/film events, to the Brattle! Once a month TRASH NIGHT selects one F-grade, sub-cult cinematic wonder and unleashes it on an unsuspecting audience – with original video weirdness seeded throughout. This is one of the rare times More »
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The Muppets Take Manhattan

Buy Tickets Marathon Monday Muppet Movie Marathon! (1984) dir Frank Oz w/Kermit, Miss Piggy, Gonzo, Fozzie and all the rest plus cameos by Art Carney, Gregory Hines, Joan Rivers, Elliott Gould, Liza Minnelli, Brooke Shields, John Landis, and more [94 min; 35mm] When the Muppets’ college show is a big hit, they decide to take More »
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The Great Muppet Caper

Buy Tickets Marathon Monday Muppet Movie Marathon! (1981) dir Jim Henson w/Kermit, Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo, and the whole gang + Charles Grodin, Diana Rigg, John Cleese, Robert Morley, Peter Ustinov, Peter Falk, Oscar The Grouch [95 min; 35mm] Intrepid reporters Kermit, Fozzie Bear, and Gonzo go to London to interview fashion designer Lady More »
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The Muppet Movie

Buy Tickets Marathon Monday Muppet Movie Marathon! (1978) dir James Frawley w/Kermit, Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy, Gonzo, and the whole Muppet gang + Charles Durning, Milton Berle, Mel Brooks, James Coburn, Dom DeLuise, Elliott Gould, Bob Hope, Madeline Kahn, Steve Martin, Richard Pryor, Telly Savalas and Orson Welles [95 min; 35mm] An origin tale for More »
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Labyrinth

Buy Tickets (1986) dir Jim Henson w/David Bowie, Jennifer Connelly [101 min; DCP] LABYRINTH is a modern-day Alice in Wonderland that pits a teen (Connelly) against the Goblin King (a perfectly cast David Bowie) in an attempt to rescue her kidnapped baby brother. Full of Jim Henson’s typically imaginative creature design, the film’s eye-popping sets, More »
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The Dark Crystal

Buy Tickets (1982) dir Jim Henson and Frank Oz w/Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Kathryn Mullen [93 min; 35mm] Mixing Brian Froud’s amazing original designs with elements of traditional fairy tales, THE DARK CRYSTAL depicts a fantastic world where a gentle orphan named Jen must venture forth to defeat the the evil dragon-like Skeksis. Buy Tickets More »
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The Muppets*

Buy Tickets * Tentative. Please call to confirm. (2011) dir James Bobin w/Jason Segel, Amy Adams, Chris Cooper, Rashida Jones [103 min; 35mm] In THE MUPPETS, co-writer Jason Segal plays Gary, a human whose brother Walter looks unnaturally Muppet-y. Ignoring all of the incongruities of this, the film jumps into a reunion tale as Gary More »
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Buy Tickets 25th Anniversary Pizza Party! (1990) dir Steve Barron w/Josh Pais, Michelan Sisti, Leif Tilden, David Forman, Judith Hoag, Elias Koteas [93 min; 35mm] Kowabunga dude! It always seemed improbable that a group of characters who started life in a black-and-white comic book spoof of Daredevil should become pop culture icons, but never underestimate More »
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Labyrinth

Buy Tickets (1986) dir Jim Henson w/David Bowie, Jennifer Connelly [101 min; DCP] LABYRINTH is a modern-day Alice in Wonderland that pits a teen (Connelly) against the Goblin King (a perfectly cast David Bowie) in an attempt to rescue her kidnapped baby brother. Full of Jim Henson’s typically imaginative creature design, the film’s eye-popping sets, More »
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New Restoration! Eric Rohmer's A TALE OF WINTER • March 13–16

Author Peter S. Beagle in Person! THE LAST UNICORN Saturday, May 2
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