Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice

“Astutely chronicling an amazing musical career that ended prematurely due to Parkinson's disease, Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice will delight the singer's old fans and likely make her many new ones as well.” Frank Scheck, Hollywood Reporter.

NR; 95 minutes

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $10; $8 for Modern members; $7 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

Official Secrets

“A straightforward, solidly old-fashioned slice of real-life espionage, journalistic and legal intrigue that gets the job done in engrossing, clear-eyed fashion even if it lacks much in the way of stylistic verve.” David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter.

The Farewell

“A funny, emotionally intricate and deeply moving tale of severed connections and renewed family ties.” Joe Morgenstern, Wall Street Journal.

Billi's (Awkwafina) family returns to China under the guise of a fake wedding to stealthily say goodbye to their beloved matriarch - the only person who doesn't know she only has a few weeks to live.

PG; 98 minutes

Aquarela

“A feast of HD imagery so crisp as to be almost disorienting, this is immersive experiential cinema with no firm storytelling trajectory, though viewers can read what environmental warnings they may into its rushing spectacle.” Guy Lodge, Variety.

From massive waves to melting ice, filmmaker Viktor Kossakovsky travels around the world to capture stunning images of the beauty and raw power of water.

PG; 90 minutes

Raise Hell: The Life and Times of Molly Ivins

“Smart and entertaining, just like its subject.” Caryn James, Hollywood Reporter.

Raise Hell is a documentary about the celebrated national political columnist and Texan Molly Ivins, who used her razor-sharp wit to speak truth to power.

91 minutes

Magnolia at the Modern is an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films. Tickets are $10; $8 for Modern members; $7 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show time is half price. Advance sales begin two hours prior to each show.

After the Wedding

“After a point, the twists come so steadily that I actually found myself holding my breath for long stretches - despite the fact that I know the original well - eager to see how key revelations would play out within this new dynamic.” Peter Debruge, Variety.

The manager of an orphanage (Michelle Williams) in Calcutta travels to New York to meet a benefactor (Julianne Moore) in this English-language remake of the 2006 Danish film.

Bisbee '17

Radically combining collaborative documentary, western and musical elements, the film follows several members of the close knit community as they attempt to reckon with their town's darkest hour. In 1917, nearly two-thousand immigrant miners, on strike for better wages and safer working conditions, were violently rounded up by their armed neighbors, herded onto cattle cars, shipped to the middle of the New Mexican desert and left there to die.

Anime at the Modern 2019

Join us as we celebrate the Japanese anime genre — films that are visually stunning, richly imaginative, and poetic in their storytelling. This summer’s films feature critically acclaimed award winners for Best Animated Feature Film (one Academy Award and two Japanese Academy Awards.)

A Midsummers Night's Dream

Shakespeare’s most famous romantic comedy will be captured live from the Bridge Theatre in London. Gwendoline Christie (Game of Thrones), Oliver Chris (Green Wing, NT Live: Young Marx), David Moorst (NT Live: Allelujah!), and Hammed Animashaun (Barber Shop Chronicles) lead the cast as Titania, Oberon, Puck, and Bottom. Directed by Nicholas Hytner, this production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream will build on the success of his immersive staging of Julius Caesar (NT Live 2018).

Hamlet

In this stunning audience favorite, Academy Award nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralyzed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.

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