Valentine’s Day: Casablanca

Watch Trailer Director: Michael Curtiz
Writer(s): Julius Epstein
Cast: Humphrey Bogart, Ingrid Bergman, Paul Henreid
Awards: Best Picture Academy Award

We’re “playing it again, Sam”. Take your sweetheart to see THE timeless romance on the big screen this Valentine’s Day.

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Running Time: 102 Minutes102 MIN
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The Hangover

Watch Trailer Director: Todd Philips
Writer(s): Jon Lucas, Scott Moore
Cast: Zach Galifianakis, Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms and Heather Graham
Awards: Golden Globe Winner Best Motion Picture

COMING TO THE ATHENA FRIDAY, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8TH-10TH.

A blowout Las Vegas bachelor party turns into a race against time when three hung-over groomsmen awaken after a night of drunken debauchery to find that the groom has gone missing, and attempt to get him to the alter in time for his wedding. In 48 hours, Doug is scheduled to walk down the aisle, effectively ending his reign as a rowdy bachelor. Realizing that this is their last blowout with their best friend, Doug’s groomsmen organize a Sin City bachelor bash he’ll never forget. The next morning, the groomsmen come to in their Caesar’s Palace suite to find a tiger in the bathroom and a six-month-old baby tucked away in the closet. Unfortunately, Doug is nowhere to be found. With no memory of the previous night’s transgressions and precious little time to spare, the trio sets out in a hazy attempt to retrace their steps and discover exactly where things went wrong. Will they find Doug in time to get him to the wedding back in Los Angeles, or will his bride experience the sharp sting of disappointment when she walks down the aisle to discover that her future husband is nowhere to be found?

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Running Time: 100 Minutes100 MIN
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Sibs Weekend: THE GOONIES

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Watch Trailer Director: Richard Donner
Writer(s): Stephen Spielberg
Cast: Sean Astin, Josh Brolin, Jeff Cohen

Celebrate Ohio University Sib’s Weekend by taking your little sis or bro to see the classic “The Goonies”!

“Goonies never say die!”

In case you’ve never seen it, here’s the gist:

A group of kids embark on a wild adventure after finding a pirate treasure map.

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Running Time: 114 Minutes114 MIN
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Travelling Salesman

Director: Timothy Lanzone
Writer(s): Andy Lanzone, Timothy Lanzone
Awards: Best Feature Film at Silicon Valley Film Festival

Travelling Salesman is an intellectual thriller about four mathematicians hired by the U.S. government to solve the most elusive computer science problem, as well as the ensuing ethical implications of their research.

 

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Running Time: 80 Minutes80 MIN
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Science on Screen: THE HUNT FOR RED OCTOBER with Dr. David Bayless

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Watch Trailer Director: John McTiernan
Writer(s): Tom Clancy
Cast: Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin
Awards: Won Academy Award for Best Effects

Join Dr. David Bayless for a riveting discussion on submarines, as he shares information and stories from his time in the Nuclear Navy. Have you ever been curious about how submarines operate? Dr. Bayless will be available to answer questions and clarify some of the mysteries surrounding these mammoth machines! Hear what he has to say and enjoy a special screening of the classic “Hunt for Red October” starring Sean Connery and Alec Baldwin.

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Running Time: 134 Minutes134 MIN
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School of Film Thesis Show: Nina Huang’s “That’s How It Goes”

Director: Nina Huang

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A unusual day of a woman who stays home. By the end of the day, has anything really changed?



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Running Time: 15 Minutes15 MIN
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Frenzy

Watch Trailer Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Writer(s): Arthur La Bern, Anthony Shaffer
Cast: Jon Finch, Barry Foster, Alec McCowen
Awards: Nominated for 4 Golden Globes, 1973

A serial killer is murdering London women with a necktie. The police have a suspect… but he’s the wrong man.

Part of the Athena Cinema’s Hitchcock Retrospective, an eight-week series of Alfred Hitchcock classics. Each film will be introduced by a College of Fine Arts student of Ohio University. Enjoy this thrilling film from the Master of Suspense!

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Running Time: 116 minutes116 MIN
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Topaz

Watch Trailer Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Writer(s): Leon Uris, Samuel A. Taylor
Cast: Frederick Stafford, Dany Robin, John Vernon
Awards: Won 3 NBR awards for Best Director, Best Supporting Actor (Philippe Noiret), and "Top Ten Films", 1970

A French intelligence agent becomes embroiled in the Cold War politics first with uncovering the events leading up to the 1962 Cuban Missle Crisis, and then back to France to break up an international Russian spy ring.

Part of the Athena Cinema’s Hitchcock Retrospective, an eight-week series of Alfred Hitchcock classics. Each film will be introduced by a College of Fine Arts student of Ohio University. Enjoy this thrilling film from the Master of Suspense!

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Running Time: 143 minutes143 MIN
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Torn Curtain

Watch Trailer Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Writer(s): Brian Moore, Willis Hall, Keith Waterhouse
Cast: Paul Newman, Julie Andrews, Lila Kedrova

Special screenings on Sunday & Monday at 7:00 PM

An American scientist publicly defects to East Germany as part of a cloak and dagger mission to find the solution for a formula resin and then figuring out a plan to escape back to the West.

Part of the Athena Cinema’s Hitchcock Retrospective, an eight-week series of Alfred Hitchcock classics. Each film will be introduced by a College of Fine Arts student of Ohio University. Enjoy this thrilling film from the Master of Suspense!

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Running Time: 128 minutes128 MIN
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