“The Lighthouse” – Oct 20th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Oct 20th at 4:30 for The Lighthouse at the Landmark E Street Cinema. Look for Eric wearing a gray 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.

From Robert Eggers, the visionary filmmaker behind modern horror masterpiece The Witch, comes this hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s.

“Ad Astra” – Sep 22nd

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Sep 22nd at 4:30 for Ad Astra at the Regal Gallery Place. Look for Eric wearing a gray 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.

Astronaut Roy McBride (Brad Pitt) travels to the outer edges of the solar system to find his missing father and unravel a mystery that threatens the survival of our planet. His journey will uncover secrets that challenge the nature of human existence and our place in the cosmos.

“Before You Know It” – Sep 8th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Sep 8th at 4:50pm for Before You Know It at the Landmark E Street Cinema. Look for Brian F. wearing a black Wye Oak t-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.

We’ll meet in the upstairs lobby just prior to and immediately after the show, and we’ll head to a local restaurant afterward for dinner and discussion.

In 1993 New York City, dysfunctional co-dependent sisters discover that the mother they thought had died when they were young is alive and starring on a popular daytime soap opera. Hannah Pearl Utt directed and co-wrote the movie with co-star Jen Tullock. The supporting cast includes Judith Light and Mandy Patinkin.

Tickets may be pre-purchased at https://www.landmarktheatres.com/booking/161/339171

“The Kitchen” – Aug 11th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Aug 11th at 4:25pm for The Kitchen at the Regal Gallery Place. Look for Laura wearing stuff 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.

The wives of New York gangsters in Hell’s Kitchen in the 1970s continue to operate their husbands’ rackets after they’re locked up in prison.

“Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am” – Jun 30th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Jun 30th at 4:40pm for Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am at the Landmark Bethesda Row. Look for Beth wearing an outfit 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.

Toni Morrison: The Pieces I Am offers an artful and intimate meditation on the life and works of the acclaimed novelist. “An informative, admiring documentary is brought alive by the charisma and brilliance of its subject.” — New York Times

Tickets for the 4:40pm show available here: https://www.landmarktheatres.com/Booking/bethesda-row-cinema/8664065

This theater is assigned seating. My seat is G1.

I will be at the top of the escalator from 4:20-4:30pm before the movie and again for 10 minutes immediately after the movie if anyone wants to join for a casual dinner. (Film running time: 2 hours)

Parking is free in public garages on Sundays. Closest public garage is Garage 31 – Capital Crescent Garage (7171 Woodmont Avenue). The theater is a 5-minute walk from the Bethesda Metro Station.

“Late Night” – Jun 16th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Jun 16th at 4:20pm for Late Night 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.

Legendary late-night talk show host’s world is turned upside down when she hires her only female staff writer. Originally intended to smooth over diversity concerns, her decision has unexpectedly hilarious consequences as the two women separated by culture and generation are united by their love of a biting punchline.

This is a reserved seating theatre. Look for host Brooke and her friend in P7 and P8. Advanced tickets can be purchased at https://www.landmarktheatres.com/washington-d-c/bethesda-row-cinema/film-info/late-night

“Rocketman” – Jun 2nd

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Jun 2nd at 4:55pm for Rocketman at the Regal Gallery Place. Look for Brian F. wearing a Joshua Tree National park t-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.

The epic musical story of Elton John, his breakthrough years and his transformation from shy piano prodigy to international superstar. Set to his most beloved songs, witness how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop history.

This is a reserved seating theater. I’m in seat H7. Tickets can be pre-purchased at https://www.fandango.com/rocketman-214718/movie-times?date=2019-06-02

“True Grit 50th Anniversary” – May 5th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, May 5th at 1:00pm for True Grit 50th Anniversary at the Regal Gallery Place. Look for Brian F. wearing an REI t-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.

Join us for a special encore presentation of True Grit in celebration of its 50th anniversary. This is a reserved seating theater; I’m seated in F8. Please purchase your tickets in advance at https://www.fandango.com/true-grit-50th-anniversary-1969-presented-by-tcm-215596/movie-times?date=2019-05-05

“Us” – Apr 7th

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Apr 7th at 3:40 for Us at the Regal Gallery Place. Look for Eric wearing a gray 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.

Accompanied by her husband, son and daughter, Adelaide Wilson returns to the beachfront home where she grew up as a child. Haunted by a traumatic experience from the past, Adelaide grows increasingly concerned that something bad is going to happen. Her worst fears soon become a reality when four masked strangers descend upon the house, forcing the Wilsons into a fight for survival. When the masks come off, the family is horrified to learn that each attacker takes the appearance of one of them.

“Woman at War” – Mar 31st

Join the Washington DC Sunday Night Film Club this Sunday, Mar 31st at 5:05 for Woman at War at the Landmark E Street Cinema. Look for Eric wearing a gray 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.

Halla is a 50-year-old environmental activist who crusades against the local aluminum industry in Iceland. As her actions grow bolder, her life changes in the blink of an eye when she’s finally granted permission to adopt a girl from the Ukraine.