Watch Oscar Shorts In A Real Theater

Both the Avon Cinema and the Columbus Theatre are screening all three of the Oscar short categories. Avon Cinema — February 23 thru Thursday, February 29. Animation: 2:15pm, Friday, Saturday, Sunday. Documentary: 1:15pm, Monday & Tuesday. Live Action: 1:15pm, Wednesday/ 2:20pm, Thursday. The Columbus Theatre — Saturday, March 2 and Sunday, March 3. Animation: 6pm,

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Prov Children’s Film Festival Starts

The Providence Children’s Film Festival kicks off this Friday and runs through February 25. Venues include the Wheeler School Gilder Center, South Providence Library, Mount Pleasant Library, the Newport Art Museum, RISD Museum Metcalf Auditorium, and the Providence Athenaeum. Go here for event calendar. Opening night party and film Friday, Friday 16, at the Fleet

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Movie People In Town

Filming on Lorraine Avenue is scheduled to end tomorrow, at least that was the scuttlebutt among the neighbors and onlookers today. Directed by James L. Brooks, “Ella McCay” stars Jamie Lee Curtis and Woody Harrelson. Other cast members include Kumail Nanjiani (“Silicon Valley”and “Welcome to Chippendales”) and Boston native Ayo Edebiri who is having a

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‘Stop Making Sense’ At Prov Place Cinemas

[This is NOT being shown in IMAX as advertised.] Restored and remastered, ‘Stop Making Sense,’ is now showing downtown at the Providence Place Cinemas, in IMAX 2D. Newly restored to 4K to coincide with its 40th anniversary, the live performance was filmed over the course of three nights in Hollywood’s Pantages Theater in December of

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Dark Knight Trilogy — At Mall/ One Day Only

(9.16) Fear, chaos, popcorn. Celebrate the legendary caped crusader with the return of Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight Trilogy for one day only at Showcase Cinemas. The day kicks off at 3pm with Christian Bale in “Batman Begins,” followed by “The Dark Knight” with Heath Ledger, and culminating with “The Dark Knight Rises” starring Thomas Lennon

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