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.

Pavarotti

A look at the life and work of opera legend, Luciano Pavarotti, directed by Oscar-winner Ron Howard. PG-13; 114 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.

David Crosby: Remember My Name

“Crosby is more than just a rock 'n' roll survivor nursing a lifetime of second thoughts. He's a romantic witness to a time that was genuinely about following the road of excess to the palace of wisdom.” Owen Gleiberman, Variety.

Meet David Crosby now in this portrait of a man with everything but an easy retirement on his mind. With unflinching honesty, self-examination, regret, fear, exuberance, and an unshakable belief in family and the transformative nature of music, Crosby shares his often challenging journey.

NR; 95 minutes

Them That Follow

“The filmmakers let the story slither at its own rhythm, so that the magnitude of the psychological control can be fully exposed. To accomplish that, their superb cast guides the film through a poisonous doctrine taken not from the pages of imagination but from real American folklore.” Carlos Aguilar, The Wrap.

Inside a snake-handling church deep in Appalachia, a forbidden relationship forces a pastor's daughter to confront her community's deadly tradition.

R; 98 minutes

The Spy Behind Home Plate

“They don't make baseball players like Moe Berg anymore. Judging by Aviva Kempner's authoritative and engrossing documentary The Spy Behind Home Plate, they likely never did.” Kenneth Turan, Los Angeles Times.

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