July 28th, 2014 10:24 a.m.

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Jarmusch: Dead Man

Director: Jim Jarmusch
USA/ Germany/ Japan 1995, 121 min, Digital
  • Jul 26 @ 4pm
  • Jul 28 @ 7pm
  • Jul 31 @ 9pm
In bringing his distinct vision to the Western genre, Jarmusch created a quasi-mystical avant-garde drama that remains a deeply spiritual viewing experience. After losing his parents and fiancée, a Cleveland accountant named William Blake (Johnny Depp) takes a train to... view more

Under the Skin

Director: Jonathan Glazer
UK 2013, 108 min, Digital
  • Jul 17 & 24 @ 9:15pm
  • Jul 18 & 19 @ 9pm
  • Jul 20 @ 7pm
  • Jul 28 @ 9:30pm
A voluptuous woman of unknown origin (Scarlett Johansson) combs the highways in search of isolated or forsaken men, luring a succession of lost souls into an otherworldly lair. They are seduced, stripped of their humanity, and never heard from again.... view more

Me and You

Director: Bernardo Bertolucci
Italy 2012, 96 min, Digital
  • Jul 25 & 30 @ 9:15pm
  • Jul 26 & 29 @ 7pm
  • Jul 27 @ 4:30pm
Lorenzo is a quirky teenage loner who plans to fulfill his dream of happiness by hiding out in his apartment building’s abandoned cellar. To escape his overwrought parents, Lorenzo will tell them that he’s going away on a ski trip... view more

Fed Up

Director: Stephanie Soechtig
USA 2014, 92 min, Digital
  • Jul 27 & 31 @ 7pm
  • Jul 29 @ 9:15pm
Producer and narrator Katie Couric joins Laurie David (_An Inconvenient Truth_), Regina Scully (_The Invisible War_) and Stephanie Soechtig (_Tapped_) to explore why, despite media attention and government policies to combat childhood obesity, generations of kids will now live shorter... view more

Metropolis

Director: Fritz Lang
Germany 1927, 148 min, Digital
  • Jul 25 & 30 @ 6:30pm
  • Jul 26 @ 9:15pm
  • Jul 27 @ 1:30pm
In 2026, the populace of the Metropolis is segregated into workers who must live and work in the dark underground, and the rich, who enjoy a futuristic above-ground city of splendour. The tense balance of these two societies is realized... view more

Obvious Child

Director: Gillian Robespierre
USA 2014, 84 min, Digital
  • Aug 1, 3, 6 & 25 @ 7pm
  • Aug 2, 4 & 7 @ 9pm
  • Aug 3 @ 2pm
  • Aug 4 @ 4pm
  • Aug 9 @ 4:15pm
  • Aug 23 @ 9:30pm
  • Aug 27 @ 9:15pm
For aspiring comedian Donna Stern (Jenny Slate), everyday life as a female twenty-something provides ample material for her hysterical and relatable brand of humour. On stage, Donna is unapologetically herself, joking about topics as intimate as her sex life and... view more

The Double

Director: Richard Ayoade
UK 2013, 93 min, Digital
  • Aug 1 @ 9pm
  • Aug 2, 4 & 7 @ 7pm
  • Aug 3 @ 4pm
  • Aug 4 @ 2pm
  • Aug 5 @ 9:15pm
Simon James (Jesse Eisenberg) is a timid office clerk working in an ominous government organization. He is overlooked by his boss (Wallace Shawn) and colleagues, scorned by his mother, and ignored by Hannah (Mia Wasikowska), the lovely copy room girl... view more

Video Games: The Movie

Director: Jeremy Snead
USA 2014, 105 min, Digital
  • Aug 1 @ 11pm
  • Aug 2 @ 4:15pm
  • Aug 6 @ 9pm
  • Aug 10 @ 9:30pm
The age of the gamer has arrived. This epic documentary chronicles the meteoric rise of video games from nerd niche to multi-billion dollar industry. Featuring in-depth interviews with the godfathers who started it all, the icons of game design, and... view more

RFC: How to Train Your Dragon

Director: Dean De Blois, Chris Sanders
USA 2010, 98 min, Digital
  • Aug 2 @ 2pm
Set in the mythical world of burly Vikings and wild dragons, and based on the book by Cressida Cowell, this action comedy tells the story of Hiccup, a Viking teenager who doesn’t exactly fit in with his tribe’s longstanding tradition... view more

Programmer's Blurb July 2014

By : metro

JULY’S GOING DOWN IN HISTORY ///

Fritz Lang’s Metropolis is an epic masterpiece and pioneering science-fiction from the silent era. The complete, unadulterated film hadn’t been viewed since its 1927 German premiere, until a damaged original print was unearthed and painstakingly restored. Metro is screening the new complete version, which includes 25 minutes of restored footage and featues Gottfried Huppertz’s original score. Don’t miss the opportunity to see one of the greatest cinematic achievements of all time on the big screen!

That’s not the only cinematic milestone Metro’s celebrating in July. Its been 30 ...

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