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    Scream 5
    Friday April 8 and Monday April 11
    8pm both shows
    Only $5
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    Spider-Man: No Way Home
    Friday April 15th and Monday April 18th
    8pm
    $5
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    Jackass Forever
    Friday April 22nd and Monday April 25th
    8pm both shows
    Only $5
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    Moonfall
    Friday April 29th and Monday May 2nd
    8pm
    Only $5
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    Miyazaki double feature
    Friday May 13th
    Nausicaa at 7pm
    Castle in the Sky at 10pm
    Admission $5
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    The Batman
    Friday May 20th and Monday May 23rd
    8pm both shows
    $5
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All Shows:

$5

IV Theater

8pm (unless otherwise noted)

Spring 2022

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Friday April 8th and Monday April 11th

Scream 5

8:00 pm

Twenty-five years after a streak of brutal murders shocked the quiet town of Woodsboro, Calif., a new killer dons the Ghostface mask and begins targeting a group of teenagers to resurrect secrets from the town's deadly past.

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Friday April 15th and Monday April 18th

Spider-Man: No Way Home

8:00 pm

With Spider-Man's identity now revealed, our friendly neighborhood web-slinger is unmasked and no longer able to separate his normal life as Peter Parker from the high stakes of being a superhero. When Peter asks for help from Doctor Strange, the stakes become even more dangerous, forcing him to discover what it truly means to be Spider-Man.

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Friday April 22nd and Monday April 25th

Jackass Forever

8:00 pm

Johnny Knoxville, Steve-O and the rest of the gang return for another round of hilarious, wildly absurd and often dangerous displays of stunts and comedy. Yikes!

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Friday April 29th and Monday May 2nd

Moonfall

8:00 pm

The world stands on the brink of annihilation when a mysterious force knocks the moon from its orbit and sends it hurtling toward a collision course with Earth. With only weeks before impact, NASA executive Jocinda "Jo" Fowler teams up with a man from her past and a conspiracy theorist for an impossible mission into space to save humanity.

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Friday May 13th

Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind

7:00 pm

Far in the future, after an apocalyptic conflict has devastated much of the world's ecosystem, the few surviving humans live in scattered semi-hospitable environments within what has become a "toxic jungle." Young NausicaƤ lives in the arid Valley of the Wind and can communicate with the massive insects that populate the dangerous jungle. Under the guidance of the pensive veteran warrior, Lord Yupa, NausicaƤ works to bring peace back to the ravaged planet.

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Castle in the Sky

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

Young orphan Sheeta and her kidnapper, Col. Muska, are flying to a military prison when their plane is attacked by a gang of air pirates led by the matronly Dola. Escaping from a mid-air collision via a magic crystal around her neck, Sheeta meets fellow orphan Pazu and the pair join forces to discover the mystical floating city of Laputa while pursued by both Muska and the pirates, who lust for the city's myriad treasures.

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Friday May 20th and Monday May 23rd

The Batman

8:00 pm

Batman ventures into Gotham City's underworld when a sadistic killer leaves behind a trail of cryptic clues. As the evidence begins to lead closer to home and the scale of the perpetrator's plans become clear, he must forge new relationships, unmask the culprit and bring justice to the abuse of power and corruption that has long plagued the metropolis.

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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 $5!