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  • Ciné Celebrates

    French Film Series

    Ciné celebrates its seven-year anniversary with a series of contemporary and classic French films.

  • Pamela Kohn Charts a New Direction for Ciné

    The arthouse cinema's new executive director says she wants to "engage with the entire city."

  • Illusion and Grace

    Movie Pick: The Grand Budapest Hotel

    Its surface may gleam like candy, but the absurdist fable told underneath is one of playful insight and warmth.

  • Engineer of Ashes

    Movie Pick: The Wind Rises

    A mix of understated poetry and mesmerizing visual accomplishment, The Wind Risesshows how dreams can easily transform into nightmares and then to ashes.

  • Creature Comforts

    Muppets Most Wanted

    Muppets Most Wanted is one convoluted fuzzy-headed sock puppet of a movie.

  • Solitary Man

    Movie Pick: Her

    Her is consistently fascinating, complex and a reminder that science fiction, when done right, is the genre of our everyday.

  • Come To Life

    Movie Pick: The Oscar Nominated Animated Short Films 2014

    This series of movies should please any serious fan of animation.

  • Mediocre Men

    Movie Pick: The Monuments Men

    The Monuments Men is a compelling, exciting and fascinating story, and a great departure from any preconceived view of the war. 

  • Free Man

    12 Years A Slave

    There has never been a movie focusing on slavery quite like this.

  • Tilting Windmills: Nebraska

    Movie Pick

    Director Alexander Payne conjures up a haunting yet wry look at the American heartland, a place desolate yet warmly and strangely inviting.

  • One of Us

    Movie Pick: Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    Invasion of the Body Snatchers will play one time only at Ciné, Saturday, Feb. 1 at 10 p.m., as part of their Science on Screen film series.

  • Savages

    Movie Pick: The Wolf of Wall Street

    The Wolf of Wall Street brokers are just as loathsome as the mobsters from Goodfellas.