GREAT NEW MOVIES FOR THE TOWN HALL THEATRE
For the most current information on movie bookings call the movie line
at 283-1140, become a fan of the Town Hall Theatre on Facebook, check
the website at quincytownhall.com or the ad in the Feather River Bulletin entertainment pages. Help to
keep the doors of your hometown movie theatre open by attending a good
show often! When you come to see a movie you can make a donation at the
concessions stand. You may also make a tax-deductible contribution by
dropping off a check at the concession stand or mail it to the Town
Hall Theatre, P.O. Box 600, Quincy, CA 95971.
keep YOUR independent hometown movie theatre thriving by enjoying a
good show often. Join Plumas Arts as a Fan of the Town Hall Theatre… www.plumasarts.org
||SPOTLIGHT plays 4 days, FRIDAY to MONDAY: January 29 to February 1
At the top of all of the Best Picture and Best Actor lists this awards season, Spotlight tells the riveting true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one of the world’s oldest and most trusted institutions. When the newspaper’s tenacious “Spotlight” team of reporters delve into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the highest levels of Boston's religious, legal, and government establishment, touching off a wave of revelations around the world. Directed by Academy Award-nominee Thomas McCarthy, Spotlight is a tense investigative thriller, tracing the steps to one of the biggest crime stories in modern times.The all-star cast includes: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery and Stanley Tucci
• This 128 minute riveting Suspenseful Drama is Rated: R for some language including sexual references.
||THE BIG SHORT plays 4 days, FRIDAY to MONDAY: February 5 to 8
When four outsiders saw what the big banks, media and government refused to, the global collapse of the economy, they had an idea: The Big Short. Their bold investment leads them into the dark underbelly of modern banking where they must question everyone and everything. Based on the true story and best-selling book by Michael Lewis (The Blind Side, Moneyball), and directed by Adam Mckay (Anchorman, Step Brothers) The Big Short also stars Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Melissa Leo, Marisa Tomei and Brad Pitt.
Nominated for Best Picture, Director, Screen Play with a Best Supporting Actor nod for Christian Bale
• This 130 minute Dramedy is Rated: R for pervasive language and some sexuality/nudity.
Web Site: www.thebigshortmovie.com
||TRUMBO plays 4 days, TUESDAY & WEDNESDAY: February 9 & 10
Feather River College supports this MID WEEK MOVIE SPECIAL with 7pm shows on Tuesday and Wednesday February 9th and 10th.
In 1947, Dalton Trumbo (Bryan Cranston) was Hollywood’s top screenwriter until he and other artists were jailed and blacklisted for their political beliefs. Trumbo (directed by Jay Roach) recounts how Dalton used words and wit to win two Academy Awards and expose the absurdity and injustice under the blacklist, which entangled everyone from gossip columnist Hedda Hopper (Helen Mirren) to John Wayne, Kirk Douglas and Otto Preminger. The All-Star cast also includes Diane Lane, John Goodman, Louis CK, Elle Fanning, and Michael Stuhlbarg.
Bryan Cranston is nominated for Best Actor in the title role.
• This 124 minute Dramatic Biopic is Rated: R for language including some sexual references.
Web Site: www.bleeckerstreetmedia.com/#!trumbo/cowx
||JOY plays 4 days, FRIDAY to MONDAY: February 12 to 15
Joy is the wild story of a family across four generations centered on the girl who becomes the woman who founds a business dynasty and becomes a matriarch in her own right. Betrayal, treachery, the loss of innocence and the scars of love, pave the road in this intense emotional and human comedy about becoming a true boss of family and enterprise facing a world of unforgiving commerce. Allies become adversaries and adversaries become allies, both inside and outside the family, as Joy’s inner life and fierce imagination carry her through the storm she faces. Jennifer Lawrence stars, with Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper, Edgar Ramirez, Isabella Rossellini, Diane Ladd, and Virginia Madsen. Like David O. Russell’s previous films, Joy defies genre to tell a story of family, loyalty, and love.
This heartfelt emotional family movie is a great Valentines Day Date Night Movie includes a Best Actress Nomination for Jennifer Lawrence in the title role.
• This 124 minute Dramatic Biopic Rated: PG-13 for brief strong language.
Web Site: www.joymovie.com
||THE REVENANT plays 4 days, FRIDAY to MONDAY: February 19 to 22
Deep in the unchartered American wilderness, hunter Hugh Glass (Leonardo DiCaprio) is severely injured and left for dead by a traitorous member of his team, John Fitzgerald (Tom Hardy). With sheer will as his only weapon, Glass must navigate a hostile environment, a brutal winter and warring tribes in a relentless quest to survive and exact vengeance on Fitzgerald. Inspired by true events, The Revenant is directed and co-written by renowned filmmaker and Academy Award-winner Alejandro G. Iñárritu (Birdman, Babel).
The Revenant was the big winning film at the Golden Globes and a favorite for Best Picture, Director, Cinematography, Actor and Supporting Actor at the Oscars.
• This 156 minute Wild Life Drama Rated: R for strong frontier combat and violence including gory images, sexual assault, language and brief nudity
Web Site: foxmovie.com/movie/the-revenant
||KUNG FU PANDA 3 plays 4 days, FRIDAY to MONDAY: February 26 to 29
In 2016, one of the most successful animated franchises in the world returns with its biggest comedy adventure yet, Kung Fu Panda 3. When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. But when the supernatural villain Kai begins to sweep across China defeating all the kung fu masters, Po must do the impossible—learn to train a village full of his fun-loving, clumsy brethren to become the ultimate band of Kung Fu Pandas! Cast includes the vocal talents of Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Angelina Jolie, Jackie Chan, Lucy Liu, Bryan Cranston, JK Simmons and Kate Hudson.
• This 95 minute Animated Family Adventure is Rated: PG for martial arts action and some mild rude humor.
Web Site: www.dreamworks.com/kungfupanda
Town Hall Theatre is loved and managed by Plumas Arts. To keep up on
what’s playing you can pick up a monthly schedule at the box office,
call the movie line at 283-1140 or go on line to quincytownhall.com You
can also become a member of Plumas Arts and have a monthly email of
upcoming attractions sent to you. Call 283-3402 or go online to
plumasarts.org Find out how you can become a Town Hall Theatre Fan: for
$100 or more per month you can help Plumas Arts to keep the Town Tall
Town Hall Theatre operates under the management of Plumas Arts. Members
of Plumas Arts receive a monthly emailing of upcoming movies. Call
283-3402 for more to find out how to become a member of Plumas Arts.