“2018 Oscar Nominated Live Action Shorts” – Feb 18th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Feb 18th at 4:30 for 2018 Oscar Nominated Live Action Shorts at the Landmark E Street Cinema. Look for Eric wearing a grey shirt and blue jeans in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

Don’t miss this rare opportunity to see all five Academy Award nominees in the category of Best Live Action Short! Program includes: Dekalb Elementary (USA), inspired by a 911 call placed during a school shooting incident in Atlanta, Georgia; My Nephew Emmett (USA), set in 1955 and based on the true story of a Mississippi preacher who tries to protect his 14-year-old nephew, Emmett Till, from two racist killers out for blood; The Eleven O’Clock (Australia), in which the delusional patient of a psychiatrist believes he is actually the psychiatrist, causing each to treat the other as the session gets out of control; The Silent Child (UK), centering around a profoundly deaf four-year-old girl who is born into a middle class family and lives in a world of silence until a caring social worker teaches her the gift of communication; and Watu Wote – All of Us (Germany/Kenya). For almost a decade Kenya has been targeted by terrorist attacks of the Al-Shabaab. An atmosphere of anxiety and mistrust between Muslims and Christians is growing. Until in December 2015, Muslim bus passengers showed that solidarity can prevail.

“Phantom Thread” – Feb 11th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Feb 11th at 3:40pm for Phantom Thread at the Landmark Bethesda Row. Look for Brooke wearing clothing in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

Set in the glamour of 1950’s post-war London, renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis) and his sister Cyril (Lesley Manville) are at the center of British fashion, dressing royalty, movie stars, heiresses, socialites, debutantes and dames with the distinct style of The House of Woodcock. Women come and go through Woodcock’s life, providing the confirmed bachelor with inspiration and companionship, until he comes across a young, strong-willed woman, Alma (Vicky Krieps), who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover. Once controlled and planned, he finds his carefully tailored life disrupted by love. With his latest film, writer/director Paul Thomas Anderson (There Will Be Blood, Magnolia, Boogie Nights) paints an illuminating portrait both of an artist on a creative journey, and the women who keep his world running. Phantom Thread is Paul Thomas Anderson’s eighth movie, and his second collaboration with Daniel Day-Lewis. Nominated for 6 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Director, Costume Design, Actor (Day-Lewis) and Supporting Actress (Manville).

“The Shape of Water” – Feb 4th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Feb 4th at 4:20 for The Shape of Water at the Landmark E Street Cinema. Look for Brian A. wearing a brown sweater in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

From master story teller, Guillermo del Toro, comes The Shape of Water – an other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden, high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda (Octavia Spencer) discover a secret, classified experiment. Rounding out the cast are Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Doug Jones, and Michael Stuhlbarg.

“Call Me By Your Name” – Jan 28th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Jan 28th at 3:45pm for Call Me By Your Name at the Landmark E Street Cinema. Look for Brian F. wearing a blue and white gingham shirt in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

It’s the summer of 1983, and precocious 17-year-old Elio Perlman is spending the days with his family at their 17th-century villa in Lombardy, Italy. He soon meets Oliver, a handsome doctoral student who’s working as an intern for Elio’s father. Amid the sun-drenched splendor of their surroundings, Elio and Oliver discover the heady beauty of awakening desire over the course of a summer that will alter their lives forever.

“Lady Bird” – Jan 21st

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Jan 21st at 5:30 for Lady Bird at the Landmark E Street Cinema. Look for Eric wearing a grey shirt and blue jeans in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

An outspoken teen must navigate a loving but turbulent relationship with her strong-willed mother over the course of an eventful and poignant senior year of high school.

The SNFCDC hosted this film back in November but we’re hosting it once again during awards season for those that haven’t seen it! Recommend you pre-purchase tickets as this film sold out last week.

“The Post” – Dec 31st

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Dec 31st at 3:50 for The Post at the Landmark Bethesda Row. Look for Brian A. wearing a green and gray sweater in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

Steven Spielberg directs Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks in The Post, a thrilling drama about the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post’s Katharine Graham (Streep), the first female publisher of a major American newspaper, and editor Ben Bradlee (Hanks), as they race to catch up with The New York Times to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spanned three decades and four U.S. Presidents. The two must overcome their differences as they risk their careers – and their very freedom – to help bring long-buried truths to light. The Post marks the first time Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg have collaborated on a project. In addition to directing, Spielberg produces along with Amy Pascal and Kristie Macosko Krieger. The script was written by Liz Hannah and Josh Singer, and the film features an acclaimed ensemble cast including Alison Brie, Carrie Coon, David Cross, Bruce Greenwood, Tracy Letts, Bob Odenkirk, Sarah Paulson, Jesse Plemons, Matthew Rhys, Michael Stuhlbarg, Bradley Whitford and Zach Woods.

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” – Dec 17th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Dec 17th at 5:00pm for Star Wars: The Last Jedi at the Landmark Atlantic Plumbing Cinema. Look for Brian F. wearing a blue and white checked shirt in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

Darkness rises…and light to meet it. Star Wars: The Last Jedi, the eighth film in the epic Star Wars saga, begins immediately after the last scene of episode seven, The Force Awakens. All-star cast includes Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher (in her final film role), Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Lupita Nyong’o, Oscar Isaac, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Andy Serkis, Benicio Del Toro, Laura Dern and newcomer Kelly Marie Tran. Written and directed by Rian Johnson (Looper).

This showing will sell out, possibly as soon as today. Please buy your tickets in advance at the following link – https://www.landmarktheatres.com/Booking/atlantic-plumbing-cinema/5618774

“Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri” – Dec 3rd

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Dec 3rd at 4:00 for Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri at the Landmark E Street Cinema. Look for Eric wearing a black jacket and blue jeans in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby, the town’s revered chief of police. When his second-in-command, Officer Dixon — an immature mother’s boy with a penchant for violence — gets involved, the battle is only exacerbated.

“Murder on the Orient Express” – Nov 26th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Nov 26th at 3:40PM for Murder on the Orient Express at the Landmark Atlantic Plumbing Cinema. Look for Brian F. wearing a blue sweater in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

A lavish trip through Europe quickly unfolds into a race against time to solve a murder aboard a train. When an avalanche stops the Orient Express dead in its tracks, the world’s greatest detective — Hercule Poirot — arrives to interrogate all passengers and search for clues before the killer can strike again.

This is for the 3:40 showing (there is another showing at 3:50). I’m in seat D6. Tickets can be purchased at https://www.landmarktheatres.com/washington-d-c/atlantic-plumbing-cinema/film-info/_murder-on-the-orient-express

“Novitiate” – Nov 5th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Nov 5th at 4:20pm for Novitiate at the Landmark E Street Cinema. Look for Laura wearing a smile in the theatre lobby about 15 minutes before the film. As always, after the film we will descend on a local establishment for dinner/drinks/discussion.

A 17-year-old trains to become a nun as the Roman Catholic Church undergoes radical changes in the early 1960s.