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CAL Film Series Fall 2016

Roger Ebert's Great Movies

The College of Arts and Letters Film Series adopts the recommendations of legendary film critic Roger Ebert to frame the Fall 2016 Film Series “Roger Ebert's Great Movies.” The free films screen every Tuesday night from August 30, 2016 to December 6, 2016 at Cline Library Assembly Hall, 7 p.m.

Local film experts introduce each film and series organizers Paul Helford and Paul Donnelly typically lead the post-screening conversation. 

For information on parking at NAU, visit parking services.

(If you need special accommodations, please contact Disability Resources: DR@nau.edu, Phone: 928-523-8773 or TTY: 928-523-6906. We suggest contacting Disability Resources 48 hours prior to the event as some accommodations may take a reasonable time frame to arrange. Assisted listening systems are also available. ) 

 

Film Series Fall 2016 Schedule

Tuesdays, 7 p.m. at Cline Library Assembly Hall
Admission is free, but donations are welcome!
*A cartoon precedes features of less than 120 minutes in length

“Roger Ebert's Great Movies”

*August 30, 2016:  The Circus

Directed by Charles Chaplin. Starring Charles Chaplin, Merna Kennedy, Al Ernest Garcia; 1928, 71 min, Not Rated

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*September 6, 2016Double Indemnity

Directed by Billy Wilder. Starring Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson; 1944, 107 min, Approved

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*September 13, 2016:  Beauty and the Beast

Directed by Jean Cocteau. Starring Jean Marais, Josette Day, Mila Parély; 1946, 99 min, Not Rated (In French with English subtitles)

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*September 20, 2016:  My Darling Clementine

Directed by John Ford. Starring Henry Fonda, Linda Darnell, Victor Mature; 1946, 97 min, Approved

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*September 27, 2016:  A Hard Day's Night

Directed by Richard Lester. Starring John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr; 1964, 87 min, Approved

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*October 4, 2016:  Goldfinger

Directed by Guy Hamilton. Starring Sean Connery, Gert Fröbe, Honor Blackman; 1964, 110 min, Approved

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*October 11, 2016:  Chimes at Midnight

Directed by Orson Welles. Starring Orson Welles, Jeanne Moreau, Margaret Rutherford; 1965, 115 min, Not Rated

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*October 18, 2016Belle De Jour

Directed by Luis Buñuel. Starring Catherine Deneuve, Jean Sorel, Michel Piccoli; 1968, 101 min, Approved (Recommended for adults)

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*October 25, 2016:  The Bride of Frankenstein

Directed by James Whale. Starring Boris Karloff, Elsa Lanchester, Colin Clive; 1935, 75 min, Not Rated

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*November 1, 2016Night Moves

Directed by Arthur Penn. Starring Gene Hackman, Jennifer Warren, Edward Binns; 1975, 100 min, R

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*November 8, 2016:  Duck Soup

Directed by Leo McCarey. Starring Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Margaret Dumont; 1933, 68 min, Not Rated

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* November 15 2016:  Atlantic City

Directed by Louis Malle. Starring Burt Lancaster, Susan Sarandon, Kate Reid; 1981, 104 min, R

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November 22, 2016:  Paris, Texas

Directed by Wim Wenders. Starring Harry Dean Stanton, Nastassja Kinski, Dean Stockwell; 1984, 147 min, R

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*November 29, 2016:  Body Heat

Directed by Lawrence Kasdan. Starring William Hurt, Kathleen Turner, Richard Crenna; 1981, 113 min, R

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*December 6, 2016:  Moonstruck

Directed by Norman Jewison. Starring Cher, Nicolas Cage, Olympia Dukakis; 1987, 102 min, PG

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The Circus:  One of Charlie Chaplin's funniest, and rarely screened classic, in which "The Tramp" becomes a hit at a struggling circus and meets the girl of his dreams.
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Double Indemnity:  Billy Wilder's film noir masterpiece about a housewife, an insurance agent, and murder.
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Beauty and the Beast:  Writer-director Jean Cocteau adapted the traditional French fairy tale as a brilliant surreal fantasy about a prisoner and the lonely beast that wants to marry her.
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My Darling Clementine:  John Ford, at his story-telling best, brings to life the legend of Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday, and the gunfight at the OK Corral.
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A Hard Day's Night:  A day in the life of the Beatles, being chased by girls and singing their hits, in this exhilarating Oscar-nominated movie shot by Richard Lester in a black and white, semi-documentary style.
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Goldfinger:  In the third Bond film, 007 is up against international gold smuggler Auric Goldfinger and his silent, deadly manservant Odd Job. Many have played Bond, but no one did it better than Connery.
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Chimes at Midnight:  Orson Welles wrote, directed, and starred in this long-lost masterpiece, his adaptation of Shakespeare's stories of Falstaff and his father-son relationship with Prince Hal.
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Belle De Jour: In writer-director Buñuel's erotic masterpiece, a beautiful young housewife, unsatisfied with her husband and her life, spends her afternoons as a prostitute. (In French with English subtitles)
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The Bride of Frankenstein:  For Halloween we present one of the most acclaimed horror films of all time, in which Dr. Frankenstein creates the iconic mate for his monster.
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Night Moves:  Gene Hackman is outstanding as a Los Angeles private detective hired by a client to find her runaway teenage daughter, stumbling into a case of smuggling and murder.
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Duck Soup:  For Election Day, in perhaps the best Marx Brother's film, Groucho plays Rufus T. Firefly, president/dictator of bankrupt Freedonia, which declares war on neighboring Sylvania over the love, and money of a wealthy dowager.
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Atlantic City:  Lancaster and Sarandon were Oscar-nominated for their portrayals of an aging small-time gangster and a drug dealer's young estranged wife in this tale of love, money, drugs, and danger.
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Paris, Texas:  The great Harry Dean Stanton plays a man who wanders out of the desert after a four-year absence in Wim Wenders' American road picture that won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival.
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Body Heat:  Kathleen Turner plays a woman who convinces her lover to murder her rich husband in writer-director Kasdan's contemporary film noir inspired by Billy Wilder's Double Indemnity.
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Moonstruck:  This multiple Oscar-winner is a sweet but complex romantic comedy about a Brooklyn bookkeeper who falls in love with her fiancé's brother.