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    Double Feature
    Friday April 26th
    Cold War at 7pm
    Shoplifters at 10pm
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    Double Feature
    Monday April 29th
    Pokémon 1 at 7pm
    Pokémon 2 at 10pm
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    Harry Potter Marathon
    Friday May 3rd and Monday May 6th
    7pm
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    Rocky Horror Picture Show
    Friday May 10th at midnight
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    Happy Death Day 1 & 2
    Friday May 10th and Monday May 13th
    7 and 10pm
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    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
    Friday May 17th and Monday May 20th
    7 and 10pm
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    Psychedelic Short Films and Climax
    Friday May 24th and Monday May 27th
    7 and 10pm
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    Ash is Purest White
    Friday May 31st and Monday June 3rd
    7 and 10pm
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    Captain Marvel
    Friday June 7th
    7 and 10pm
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    Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse
    Friday April 12th and Monday April 15th
    7 and 10pm
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    Lord of the Rings Marathon
    Friday April 19th
    7pm
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All Shows:

$4

IV Theater

7pm and 10pm (unless otherwise noted)

Spring 2019

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Friday April 12th and Monday April 15th

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

Teenager Miles Morales becomes Spider-Man of his reality, crossing paths with five counterparts from other dimensions to stop a threat that effects all realities.

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Friday April 19th

Lord of the Rings Marathon

7:00 pm

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Friday April 26th

Cold War

7:00 pm

Set against the backdrop of the 1950s Cold War in Poland, two people of differing backgrounds and temperaments begin an almost impossible romance.

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Shoplifters

10:00 pm

On the margins of Tokyo, a dysfunctional band of outsiders is united by fierce loyalty and a penchant for petty theft. When the young son is arrested, secrets are exposed that upend their tenuous, below-the-radar existence.

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Monday April 29th

Pokémon: The First Movie

7:00 pm

Ash, Misty, Brock and Pikachu face Mewtwo, a bioengineered Pokémon, and the super-Pokémon it has created.

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Pokémon The Movie 2000

10:00 pm

A trainer catches the legendary Pokémon Articuno, Zapdos, and Moltres in an attempt to awaken Lugia, guardian of the sea. When Ash and friends arrive, the islanders ask him to gather three elemental orbs from different islands to restore the balance.

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Friday May 3rd and Monday May 6th

Harry Potter Marathon

7:00 pm

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Friday May 10th

Rocky Horror Picture Show

12:00 am

In this cult classic, sweethearts Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon), stuck with a flat tire during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter (Tim Curry), a transvestite scientist. As their innocence is lost, Brad and Janet meet a houseful of wild characters, including a rocking biker (Meat Loaf) and a creepy butler (Richard O'Brien). Through elaborate dances and rock songs, Frank-N-Furter unveils his latest creation: a muscular man named "Rocky."

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Friday May 10th and Monday May 13th

Happy Death Day 1 & 2

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

Collegian Tree Gelbman wakes up in horror to learn that she's stuck in a parallel universe. Her boyfriend Carter is now with someone else, and her friends and fellow students seem to be completely different versions of themselves. When Tree discovers that Carter's roommate has been altering time, she finds herself once again the target of a masked killer. When the psychopath starts to go after her inner circle, Tree soon realizes that she must die over and over again to save everyone.

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Friday May 17th and Monday May 20th

How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

From DreamWorks Animation comes a surprising tale about growing up, finding the courage to face the unknown…and how nothing can ever train you to let go. What began as an unlikely friendship between an adolescent Viking and a fearsome Night Fury dragon has become an epic adventure spanning their lives. Welcome to the most astonishing chapter of one of the most beloved animated franchises in film history: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World. Now chief and ruler of Berk alongside Astrid, Hiccup has created a gloriously chaotic dragon utopia. When the sudden appearance of female Light Fury coincides with the darkest threat their village has ever faced, Hiccup and Toothless must leave the only home they’ve known and journey to a hidden world thought only to exist in myth. As their true destines are revealed, dragon and rider will fight together—to the very ends of the Earth—to protect everything they’ve grown to treasure. For How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World, series director Dean DeBlois returns alongside the all-star cast. The film is produced by Brad Lewis (Ratatouille, ANTZ) and Bonnie Arnold (Toy Story, How to Train Your Dragon,How to Train Your Dragon 2).

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Friday May 24th and Monday May 27th

Psychedelic Short Films and Climax

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

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Friday May 31st and Monday June 3rd

Ash is Purest White

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

In an industrial city in China, a young dancer named Qiao falls in love with a mobster named Bin. When a fight breaks out between rival gangs, Qiao uses a gun to protect Bin and is sent to prison for five years.

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Friday June 7th

Captain Marvel

7:00 pm and 10:00 pm

Captain Marvel is an extraterrestrial Kree warrior who finds herself caught in the middle of an intergalactic battle between her people and the Skrulls. Living on Earth in 1995, she keeps having recurring memories of another life as U.S. Air Force pilot Carol Danvers. With help from Nick Fury, Captain Marvel tries to uncover the secrets of her past while harnessing her special superpowers to end the war with the evil Skrulls.

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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!