Posts Categorized: Zinema 2

Magic in the Moonlight

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Woody Allen’s Latest Film Chinese conjuror Wei Ling Soo is the most celebrated magician of his age, but few know that he is the stage persona of Stanley Crawford (Colin Firth), a grouchy and arrogant Englishman with a sky-high opinion of himself and an aversion to phony spiritualists’ claims. Persuaded by his friend, Stanley goes… Read more »

Opening September 19th: The Trip to Italy

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Michael Winterbottom’s largely improvised 2010 film The Trip took comedians Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon – or semifictionalized versions thereof – on a restaurant tour around northern England. In this witty and incisive follow-up, Winterbottom reunites the pair for a new culinary road trip, retracing the steps of the Romantic poets’ grand tour of Italy… Read more »

Renegade At The Movies Presents: “Twilight!” – Sept 25th @ 7 and 9:30

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  RENEGADE IMPROV TAKES OVER THE ZINEMA FOR A NIGHT OF MAJOR MOTION PICTURE MOCKERY! Renegade Theater Company and Zinema 2 are proud to announce another performance of RENEGADE AT THE MOVIES on Thursday, September 25th at 7:00 and 9:30 p.m. This time, the crew takes on the tween vampire classic, “TWILIGHT!” Join us as some of the area’s funniest comedians grab a… Read more »

Boyhood

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Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater’s BOYHOOD is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (a breakthrough performance by Ellar Coltrane), who literally grows up on screen before our eyes. Starring Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette as Mason’s parents and newcomer Lorelei… Read more »

Calvary

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CALVARY’s Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a good priest who is faced with sinister and troubling circumstances brought about by a mysterious member of his parish. Although he continues to comfort his own fragile daughter (Kelly Reilly) and reach out to help members of his church with their various scurrilous moral – and often comic… Read more »

The One I Love

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The highly anticipated debut feature from acclaimed author Charlie McDowell, THE ONE I LOVE is an original tale that continues to showcase McDowell’s keen observations of human relationships with a distinct and comedic voice. On the brink of separation, Ethan (Mark Duplass) and Sophie (Elisabeth Moss) escape to a beautiful vacation house for a weekend… Read more »

The Congress

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More than two decades after catapulting to stardom with The Princess Bride, an aging actress (Robin Wright, playing a version of herself) decides to take her final job: preserving her digital likeness for a future Hollywood. Through a deal brokered by her loyal, longtime agent (Harvey Keitel) and the head of Miramount Studios (Danny Huston),… Read more »

Opening September 19th: The Zero Theorem

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Terry Gilliam’s (Brazil, 12 Monkeys, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas) madcap science fiction epic The Zero Theorem stars two- time Academy Award-winner Christoph Waltz as Qohen Leth, an eccentric and reclusive computer genius plagued with existential angst. Living in isolation in a burnt-out church, Qohen is obsessively working on a mysterious project personally delegated… Read more »

October 14th: Explorers Club: A Matter of Life & Death

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A Matter of Life and Death is a romantic fantasy film by the British writing-directing-producing team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger. Set in England during the Second World War, and starring David Niven, Roger Livesey, Raymond Massey, and Kim Hunter, the film was originally released in the United States under the title Stairway to Heaven, which derived from the film’s most prominent special effect: a broad escalator linking… Read more »

What is the Explorers Club?

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The Explorers Club is a weekly film series presented every Tuesday night at 7 PM by Zinema 2 in collaboration with The Duluth Superior Film Festival. The series is dedicated to the presentation of specialty films that will challenge, inspire and provoke the audience. It is our goal to screen a mixture of Classic films with… Read more »