2012 Movie Schedule
July 2 - TOP GUN
Tom Cruise stars as a hotshot flyboy who struggles to control himself, responsibility and a steamy love affair while competing at the U.S. Navy's fighter-weapons school, better known as Top Gun.
July 9 - CAPE FEAR (1962)
50th Anniversary celebration/viewing! Released on parole after eight years in stir for rape and assault, Max Cady (Robert Mitchum) is hell-bent on vengeance. He heads straight for Sam Bowden (Gregory Peck), the ex-prosecutor responsible for Cady's stint in the slammer. When Bowden learns that Cady's payback plan includes the lawyer's wife and daughter, he's forced to go to extraordinary lengths to protect his family as Cady carries out a methodical crusade of terror.
July 16 - GHOSTBUSTERS
After losing their academic posts at a prestigious college, a team of parapsychologists goes into business as "ghostbusters" who exterminate ghouls, hobgoblins and supernatural pests - and are soon hired by a cellist to purge her digs of demons.
July 23 - THE LION KING
The highest-grossing animated film of the 20th century follows a young lion cub named Simba (Jonathan Taylor Thomas and Matthew Broderick) who can't wait to be king. But his uncle (Jeremy Irons) craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing - even killing his own brother - to get it.
July 30 - PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MAN'S CHEST
With the help of Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann, happy-go-lucky troublemaker Capt. Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davey Jones, hoping to avoid eternal damnation.
August 6 - TOY STORY 2
Buzz Lightyear (Tim Allen), Woody (Tom Hanks) and the rest of the toys in Andy's playroom are back! This time, when Andy goes off to cowboy camp, an obsessive collector kidnaps Woody, and it's up to Buzz and the gang to save their pal.
August 13 - THE MUPPETS
When Kermit the Frog and the Muppets learn that their beloved theater is slated for demolition, a sympathetic human, Gary, and his puppet roommate, Walter, swoop in to help the gang put on a show and raise the $10 million they need to save the day.
August 20 - JURASSIC PARK
A multimillionaire (Richard Attenborough) unveils a new theme park where visitors can observe dinosaurs cloned using advanced DNA technology. But when an employee tampers with the security system, the dinosaurs escape, forcing the visitors to fight for their survival. Sam Neill, Jeff Goldblum and Laura Dern star in this thrilling, action-packed blockbuster from acclaimed director Steven Spielberg and based on the novel by Michael Crichton.
August 27 - INDIANA JONES & THE LAST CRUSADE
Fedora and whip at the ready, Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) sets off on his third cinematic outing accompanied by none other than his father, Henry (Sean Connery), to explore the cradle of civilization on a perilous hunt for the Holy Grail. The Nazis are also after the powerful relic, but no one is what they seem in this rousing quest for everlasting life. John Rhys-Davies, Denholm Elliott and Alison Doody co-star.
August 30 (THURSDAY) - SHREK
It ain't easy bein' green - especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek (Mike Myers). On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess (Cameron Diaz) from the clutches of a fire-breathing dragon, Shrek teams up with an unlikely compatriot - a wisecracking donkey (Eddie Murphy).
September 2 (SUNDAY) - THE LAST WALTZ
In special collaboration with 3S Artspace!
Director Martin Scorcese captures the legendary final concert by The Band, staged at San Francisco's Winterland arena on Thanksgiving Day 1976. Along with revealing interviews, the concert footage features Joni Mitchell, Neil Young and Bob Dylan.
September 8 (SATURDAY) - THE DARK KNIGHT
In this blockbuster sequel to Batman Begins, the caped crusader (Christian Bale) teams with Lt. James Gordon (Gary Oldman) and District Attorney Harvey Dent (Aaron Eckhart) to continue dismantling Gotham City's criminal organizations. But a psychotic new villain known as the Joker (Heath Ledger, in a Golden Globe- and Oscar-winning role) threatens to undo all their good work. Maggie Gyllenhaal, Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine also star.
September 14 (FRIDAY) - Girl Walk//All Day
We team up with 3S Artspace to send off summer with a once-in-a-lifetime outdoor dance party at 319 Vaughan Street in downtown Portsmouth. Beginning at dusk, we'll screen this acclaimed dance music video, followed by a full on dance party with music supplied by Portland's DJs CDR and RDS.
Beer from Redhook and Flatbread Company pizza will be onsite until the event ends at 11pm.
A stunning and unique feature-length dance music video and tale of urban exploration that follows three dancers across NYC. They turn the city's sidewalks, parks and architecture into an evolving stage as they spread their joy of movement. The project emerged from the Jacob Krupnik's (filmmaker) desire to expand the boundaries of the single-track music video into an epic musical film. Girl Walk//All Day is set to All Day, the album by mash-up musician Gregg Gillis (a.k.a Girl Talk).