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Friday September 16
The Notebook – A poor but passionate young man falls in love with a rich young woman, giving him a sense of freedom, but they are soon separated due to their social differences. $ 7 6 p.m. Mars Theater, 109 S. Laurel Street.
saturday 17 september
Steel Magnolias – A young beautician, newly arrived in a small town in Louisiana, finds work at the local salon, where a small group of women share a close bond. $ 7 6 p.m. Mars Theater, 109 S. Laurel Street.
Sunday, September 18
Memorial tribute to Gene Wilder – SAV’s PFS celebrates the life and career of this beloved star with a screening of one of his lesser-known (but still wonderful) feature films. $ 8 8 p.m. sentientbean.com. The Sensitive Bean, 13 East Park Ave.
Sunday September 21
Psychotronic Film Society: MARIE, LA POUPEE aka MARIE POUPEE (1976, France)
Barely known outside of France, and not even widely known there, this peculiar and haunting erotic drama about a beautiful French girl courted by a wealthy and much older man will leave a lasting impression on viewers. The sensitive bean
8 p.m. / $ 7
Thursday September 22
Seven Samurai – Akira Kurosawa’s masterpiece tells the story of a veteran samurai, fallen through hard times, who responds to a village’s demand for protection from bandits. 7:00 p.m., Trustees Theater, 216 East Broughton St.
Wednesday September 28
Psychotronic Film Society: 40th Anniversary Screening of the Infamous Blaxploitation Gem BROTHERHOOD OF DEATH (1976, USA) We’re celebrating the 40th anniversary of this twisted and at times very funny noir exploitation film that was made on a shoestring budget and in the Grindhouse theaters at the time. Sensitive bean
8 p.m. / $ 6
Thursday September 29
An Affair to Remember – Girls Night Out at the Movies features Cary Grant’s greatest love story. $ 10 7 p.m. Tybee Post Theater, 10 Van Horn.
saturday 1 october
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory – The Lucas Theater presents this film to honor the memory of the late beloved actor Gene Wilder. $ 9 8 p.m. Lucas Theater for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St.
Wednesday 5 October
Psychotronic Film Society “Forgotten Horrors Month”: Unauthorized tribute to EVIL DEAD II BLOODY MUSCLE BUILDER TO HELL aka JIGOKU NO CHIMIDORO (Japan)
In honor of Halloween, every Wednesday night in October, PFS will screen a rare horror thriller or movie from around the world. The first is this rare and crazy installment of DIY cinema clearly based on the second EVIL DEAD movie, and duplicates much of its plot. Sentient Bean 8 p.m. / $ 7
Friday October 7
The Magnificent Seven – A bandit terrorizes a small Mexican farming village every year. Several village elders send three of the farmers to the United States in search of armed men to defend them.
7:00 p.m., Trustees Theater, 216 E Broughton St.
saturday 8 october
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil – Lucas Theater presents this film to honor the memory of the great empress of the savannah, Lady Chablis. A memorial service from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the theater the same day, followed by a reception at Club One downtown. 8 p.m. Lucas Theater for the Arts, 32 Abercorn St.
Punk Rock Movie Night – Join the Sentient Bean for a monthly series of movies directly inspired by punk music, fashion or the general attitude. The film will start at 8 p.m. Entrance is free for customers. second Saturday of each month, 8 p.m. Sentient Bean, 13 East Park Ave.
Wednesday October 12
PFS “Month of Forgotten Horrors” – MONOLITHS OF MONSTERS (1957, United States)
One of the coolest old black-and-white sci-fi / horror films ever made, it’s a fast-paced story of gigantic moving pieces of crystal the size of a building from the sky. space that threatens to destroy the United States. Sensitive bean 20h / $ 7
Wednesday October 19
PFS “Forgotten Horrors Month” – THE PSYCHOPATH aka AN EYE FOR AN EYE (1973, USA) Dark, disturbing and creepy, this rare budget sleazy piece of Grindhouse has never been released anywhere in the world on DVD. Sentient Bean 8 p.m. / $ 7
Wednesday 12 October
PFS: “Forgotten Horrors Month” – THE BLOOD ON SATAN’S CLAW (1971, United Kingdom). Sensitive bean 20h / $ 7
Wednesday 23 November
PFS: Annual “Turkey Day for Turkey” Celebration – What hilarious and inane movie are we going to show?
We won’t be divulging what’s in store for this year’s celebration, but if you’re into laughing at bad movies, you’ll be in deep trouble. Sensitive bean
8 p.m. / $ 7