June 14-20: Echo in the Canyon, All is True & Music Mondays!

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This Friday travel back to Los Angeles’ Laurel Canyon in the mid-60s to a pivotal music scene moment and the influential emergence of folk rock legends like The Mamas and the Papas, The Byrds and The Beach Boys. Guided by Jakob Dylan, Echo in the Canyon features musical performances and interviews with David Crosby, Norah Jones, Cat Power, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton and more. Also opening Friday is the latest Shakespearean imagining from Kenneth Branagh, the delightful All is True, which features a stellar cast (including Branagh himself as Shakespeare, Judi Dench as his wife and Ian McKellen as a show-stopping patron of the arts). Don't miss heartwarming and hiliarious The Grizzlies, the story of a teacher who helps turn around the lives of some Nunavut teenagers when he introduces them to the game of lacrosse. On Monday, June 17, we kick off our weekly Music Mondays (& encore Saturdays) series with the one and only, A Hard Day's Night. If you've never seen this fantastic fab four film on the big screen, now is your chance. We will be presenting a 4K restoration. It's one of our all time favourites!

This past week we were surprised and delighted to learn we had been awarded a Heritage Property Conservation Award by the City of Hamilton Heritage Committee. What an honour! 

PG

"A richly evocative and entertainingly anecdotal overview of the 1960s Laurel Canyon music scene."- Variety

“Tightly framing the Los Angeles music scene with a focus on the mid-'60s emergence of folk rock in the city’s storied Laurel Canyon district, Echo in the Canyon deftly captures the diversity of influences that launched groundbreaking bands like The Byrds, The Mamas & the Papas and Buffalo Springfield to international acclaim.

No screenings currently scheduled.

14A

The movie that inspired THE DISASTER ARTIST. "To make a movie so bad it's good you need vision, drive, luck and obsessive vanity. Fortuitiously Tommy Wiseau appears to possess all of these qualities, combined with a total lack of acting talent." - The Guardian

“Tommy Wiseau’s The Room may be the first true successor to the Rocky Horror throne.  Wiseau's Johnny is the noblest of boyfriends and most capable of lovers. But none of that satisfies his fiancée Lisa, a wicked Jezebel whose boredom with Johnny manifests in a brazen affair with his best friend.

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

"All Is True is just what you would want for a Shakespeare biopic directed by Kenneth Branagh - it's touching and impeccably well-acted, with great turns from the director and on-screen wife Judi Dench." - Daily Mirror (UK)

"When it comes to Shakespeare movies, you know you’re in good hands with Kenneth Branagh. In All Is True, the British actor and director does double duty in front of and behind the camera, speculating about the Bard’s bittersweet final years. This handsome film is wondefully acted and clearly made with no shortage of compassion and love.

No screenings currently scheduled.

14A

"Bracingly unsentimental and transcendently moving at the same time." - Hollywood Reporter

"Set in 2004 in tiny Kugluktuk, Nunavut – an isolated town with the highest suicide rate in Canada – the movie casts Pride’s Ben Schnetzer as Russ Sheppard, a young white guy who arrives in the Arctic to spend a year teaching high-school English before trading up to a cushy private school in Halifax.

No screenings currently scheduled.

PG

4K restoration. Music Mondays (encore Saturdays!) "One of the great life-affirming landmarks of the movies." - Roger Ebert

Meet the Beatles! Just one month after they exploded onto the U.S. scene with their Ed Sullivan Show appearance, John, Paul, George, and Ringo began working on a project that would bring their revolutionary talent to the big screen.

No screenings currently scheduled.

"So you're telling me there's a chance".

Hub of the Hammer is taking everything you know about a night out and multiplying it by 2.

The night starts with a comedy show featuring pro comedians followed by a showing of the 1994 classic "DUMB AND DUMBER" after a brief intermission.

Tickets are $15 online, $17 at the door (cash only). Tickets will also be available at all Hub of the Hammer Event Planning events or available for pickup at their office, 283 Main St West, Monday through Friday from 9 until 5 PM.

COMEDY SHOW

Doors at 6:00pm. Comedy at 6:30

Hosts: Michael Ashdown / Kane Jennings

STC

"The Souvenir doesn't get under your skin. It clasps your hand tightly, and when it finally lets go, you will feel its absence." - Austin Chronicle

“Watching the films of Joanna Hogg, a late-blooming British master, is like watching a blank canvas become a work of art. Start with small details. Add in impressions and feelings. Build visual elements stroke by stroke, until near the end, the big picture emerges almost in real time, with full impact.

No screenings currently scheduled.

18A

One of the year's most singular debuts with this winningly bizarre, genre-melding political satire

“Co-directed by Gabriel Abrantes and Daniel Schmidt, Diamantino is a 21st century fairy tale that centers on a beautiful, child-like soccer phenom named Diamantino who reacts to a devastating World Cup loss by adopting a Mozambican refugee who claims to be a teen boy but is actually an adult lesbian on an undercover mission from the Portuguese government to investigate a money-laundering

No screenings currently scheduled.

NR

"Gorbachev turns out to be one of the most fascinating political figures of our time. All thanks to Herzog's keen eye." - The Wrap

Werner Herzog and André Singer's riveting documentary, filled with unforgettable archive materials and based on three long interviews, provides incredible access to, arguably, the world's greatest living politician. Now 87 and battling illness, the visionary Mikhail Gorbachev, former General Secretary of the U.S.S.R, has mellowed and slowed down.

No screenings currently scheduled.

14A

With special introduction by storyteller, songwriter, performer and visual artist, Tom Wilson!

Tom Wilson presents BLOOD SIMPLE. “Black humor, abundant originality and a brilliant visual style make Blood Simple a directorial debut of extraordinary promise. Joel Coen, who co-wrote the film with his brother Ethan, works in a noir style that in no way inhibits his wit, which turns out to be considerable.

No screenings currently scheduled.

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