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    MidSommar
    Friday October 4 & Monday October 7
    7 & 10pm
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    The Lion King
    Friday, October 11th & Monday, October 14th
    7 & 10 PM
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    Good Boys
    Friday, October 18th & Monday, October 21st
    7 & 10 PM
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    Crawl
    Monday, October 28
    7 & 10pm
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    Ready or Not
    Friday, November 15th and Monday, November 18th
    7 & 10 PM
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All Shows:

$4

IV Theater

7pm and 10pm (unless otherwise noted)

Fall 2019

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Friday October 4th and Monday October 7th

MidSommar

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

A couple travel to Sweden to visit their friend's rural hometown for its fabled midsummer festival, but what begins as an idyllic retreat quickly devolves into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.

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Friday October 11th and Monday October 14th

The Lion King

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny on the plains of Africa. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub's arrival. Scar, Mufasa's brother -- and former heir to the throne -- has plans of his own. The battle for Pride Rock is soon ravaged with betrayal, tragedy and drama, ultimately resulting in Simba's exile. Now, with help from a curious pair of newfound friends, Simba must figure out how to grow up and take back what is rightfully his.

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Friday October 18th and Monday October 21st

Good Boys

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

Three 6th grade boys ditch school and embark on an epic journey while carrying accidentally stolen drugs, being hunted by teenage girls, and trying to make their way home in time for a long-awaited party.

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Monday October 28th

Crawl

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

When a massive hurricane hits her Florida town, young Haley ignores the evacuation orders to search for her missing father, Dave. After finding him gravely injured in their family home, the two of them become trapped by the rapidly encroaching floodwaters. With the storm strengthening, Haley and Dave discover an even greater threat than the rising water level -- a relentless attack from a pack of gigantic alligators.

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Friday November 15th and Monday November 18th

Ready or Not

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

A bride's wedding night takes a sinister turn when her eccentric new in-laws force her to take part in a terrifying game.

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About Magic Lantern Films

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Magic Lantern Films takes its name from the old Magic Lantern Theater, now called the Isla Vista Theater. In the 1970s, the Magic Lantern was an art house that screened classic, independent, and foreign films. The new Magic Lantern picks up where the old one left off by screening critically acclaimed films as well as cult classics. The diverse selection of films will appeal to a variety of audience tastes. According to the film distributors Swank and Criterion who specialize in college markets, Magic Lantern Films is the most successful film program of its kind in California. Films screen on Friday and Monday nights, with two showings at 7 and 10pm, for just $4!