September 12, 2012

Richard Gere: Oscar Buzz for Arbitrage

Richard Gere is already receiving Oscar buzz for his role in Arbitrage! Gere plays Robert Miller, a wealthy investment banker who has enjoyed his fortune and managed to cover up a lot financial mistakes.  Miller’s wife (Susan Sarandon) and daughter (Brit...

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September 10, 2012


  This is a guest post from JBFC Theater staff member and Marketing Department intern Kate Koenig. A Chinese woman with a hundred arms. An ancient temple in the forests of Myanmar. A sea...

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August 30, 2012

Don’t sleep through this one

Sleepwalk With Me, which had a record-breaking opening weekend last week, opens here tomorrow. Winner of a 2012 Audience Award at Sundance, comedian Mike Birbiglia wrote, directed and stars in this sincere and...

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August 29, 2012
searching for sugar man

Sugar Man is Sweet

Rodriguez was the greatest ’70s U.S. rock icon who never was. His albums were critically well-received, but sales bombed, and he faded away into obscurity among rumors of suicide. But in South Africa...

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August 22, 2012
Robot and Frank 2012

The Robbing Robot

Frank is a lonely, aging, retired jewel thief who receives a talking robot butler as a gift from his son. The robot is programmed to look after Frank, make sure he eats properly,...

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August 15, 2012

Julie Delpy is back with 2 Days in New York

Filmmaker/actress Julie Delpy is back after her 2007 film 2 Days in Paris with a follow-up, 2 Days in New York. It follows the same main character, Marion, and her new boyfriend, Mingus....

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August 1, 2012
Queen of Versailles, Jackie Siegel

Rags to Riches to Rags

What would your life be like if you were a billionaire? And what you would do if all that money suddenly disappeared?  Queen of Versailles, the new documentary by filmmaker Lauren Greenfield, answers all those questions...

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July 20, 2012

A Twisted Trailer from Texas

Want to see the controversial film Killer Joe? We’re playing it on the 25th. It’s really not for children. But that’s not all. Related posts: Gimme the Scoop Rated G – For Ghosts!...

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July 18, 2012

Rocking in the free world one more time

Filmmaker Jonathan Demme and musician Neil Young have teamed up again for their third live performance feature in Neil Young Journeys and we will be running the documentary at the JBFC Theater beginning July...

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