January 2019

 

 


Tues-Thurs night screenings | Fri-Mon night screenings 
Tickets coming soon

 

 

Happy New Year! We're back in action and here to highlight some must-see movies as we kick off 2019. These features broke the molds of their time and return to the big screen in our Late Night at the Logan series. Check out the schedule below, we want you all to catch them! Come early and hang out at our bar or in our Lounge. Partake in something delicious from our special cocktail menu or enjoy any of your favorites from our fully stocked bar.

 

 


In the Heat of the Night (1967)  Jan 1-3 at 10:30 PM

While changing trains, a homicide detective finds himself stuck in the south. For blatantly racist reasons, this well-dressed black out-of-towner is suspected of a murder that is baffling the local cops.

Director: Norman Jewison
Writers: Stirling Silliphant & John Ball
Cast: Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Warren Oates
Country: United States
Rated: NR

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To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)  Jan 4-7 at 11 PM

Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his children against prejudice.

Director: Robert Mulligan
Writers: Harper Lee, Horton Foote
Cast: Gregory Peck, John Megna, Frank Overton
Country: United States
Rated: NR

Trailer

 


To Kill a Mockingbird (1962) $5 Weekend Morning Matinees  Jan 5-6 at 10 AM

Atticus Finch, a lawyer in the Depression-era South, defends a black man against an undeserved rape charge, and his children against prejudice.

Director: Robert Mulligan
Writers: Harper Lee, Horton Foote
Cast: Gregory Peck, John Megna, Frank Overton
Country: United States
Rated: NR

Trailer

 


A Day at the Races (1937)  Jan 8-10 at 10:30 PM

A veterinarian posing as a doctor and a race-horse owner and his friends struggle to help keep a sanitarium open with the help of a misfit race-horse.

Director: Sam Wood
Writers: Robert Pirosh & George Seaton
Cast: Groucho Marx, Chico Marx, Harpo Marx
Country: United States
Rated: R

Trailer

 


Rocky (1976)  Jan 11-14 at 11 PM

A small-time boxer gets a supremely rare chance to fight a heavy-weight champion in a bout in which he strives to go the distance for his self-respect.

Director: John G. Avildsen
Writer: Sylvester Stallone
Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Talia Shire, Burt Young
Country: United States
Rated: PG

Trailer

 

 

 

Flicks & Flakes Jan 13, Noon to 4 PM

LoganSquarist presents Flicks & Flakes: The Logan Lounge's monthly binge eating and binge watching event with a complimentary cereal bar, bingo, trivia, and drink specials!

 

 

 

 

 


Kiss of the Spider Woman (1985)  Jan 15-17 at 10:30 PM

Luis Molina and Valentin Arregui are cell mates in a South American prison. Luis, a transgender woman, is found guilty of immoral behavior and Valentin is a political prisoner. During the time they spend together, they come to understand and respect one another.

Directors: Hector Babenco
Writer: Manuel Puig, Leonard Schrader
Cast: William Hurt, Raul Julia, Sônia Braga

Country: Brazil | United States
Rated: R

Trailer

 


Whiplash (2014)  Jan 18-21 at 11 PM

A promising young drummer enrolls at a cut-throat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realize a student's potential.

Director: Damien Chazelle
Writer: Damien Chazelle
Cast: Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist
Country: United States
Rated: R

Trailer

 


Waiting for Guffman (1996)  Jan 22-24 at 10:30 PM

An aspiring director and the marginally talented amateur cast of a hokey small-town Missouri musical production go overboard when they learn that someone from Broadway will be in attendance.

Director: Christopher Guest
Writer: Christopher Guest, Eugene Levy
Cast: Christopher Guest, Fred Willard, Catherine O'Hara
Country: United States
Rated: R

Trailer

 


Vertigo (1958)  Jan 25-28 at 11 PM

A former police detective juggles wrestling with his personal demons and becoming obsessed with a hauntingly beautiful woman.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Writers: Alec Coppel, Samuel A. Taylor, Pierre Boileau and Thomas Narcejac
Cast: James Stewart, Kim Novak, Barbara Bel Geddes
Country: United States
Rated: PG

Trailer

 


The Birdcage (1996)  Jan 29-31 at 10:30 PM

A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancée's right-wing moralistic parents.

Director: Mike Nichols
Writers: Jean Poiret, Francis Veber 
Cast: Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman 
Country: United States
Rated: R

Trailer

 

 

 

Events Overview:

Every Monday, 8:30 PM Open Mic Comedy (Sign-up at 8 pm)
Every Tuesday, 8 PM Movie Trivia Night with your hosts, Juli & Jamie!
Sunday, January 13, Noon to 4 PM Flicks & Flakes Cereal and Bingo
Wednesday, January 16, 7 PM Sinema Obscura
Thursday, January 31, 7 PM – Project Vida Speed Dating for Gay Men

 

 

 

 

 

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