Our unique movie and media Calendar appears every Friday on C-U Blogfidential and caters to the discerning tastes of citizens in the downstate region anchored by Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, USA.
PLAYING THIS WEEK
Happy Birthday to … Saturday, July 26: Epiphany Paris (boom operator, THE TRANSIENT) … Sunday, July 27: Chris Green (producer, KURT COBAIN: ABOUT A SON) … Tuesday, July 29: April Cleveland (actress, SCARY NORMAL), Ann Fitzgerald (actress, WEREWOLF CEMETERY) … celebrate!
LOCAL FILMS, ETC.
@ Marriott Hall 2, Marriott Marquis and Marina, San Diego, CA: Comic-Con International (a.k.a. San Diego Comic-Con) Independent Film Festival 2014 feat. FLUFFYSTEIN* w/filmmakers Thomas Nicol, Anne Lukeman, Matt Shivers (7/25, 5:05 p.m. PST) Schedule
@ Independent Media Center, Urbana, IL: Interdependent Film Festival: Women Make Movies feat. HEALTH CARE IN ALL THE WRONG PLACES,* SITA SINGS THE BLUES* (7/31-8/2) Schedule
@ The Art Theater Co-op, Champaign, IL: BEGIN AGAIN (7/25 on), Late Night: HOOK (7/25 (“Quote-along” edition), 7/26, 10 p.m.; 7/27, 11:30 a.m., 7/30, 7/31, 10 p.m.)
@ The Virginia Theatre, Champaign, IL: Sing-a-Long FROZEN (7/25, 6 p.m.; 7/26, 1:30 & 6 p.m.), LIFE ITSELF* (7/28-8/1, 7 p.m.)
@ That’s Rentertainment, Champaign, IL: TRANSCENDENCE, HEAVEN IS FOR REAL, SABOTAGE, THE ANGRIEST MAN IN BROOKLYN, THE SINGLE MOMS CLUB, CESAR CHAVEZ, BLUE RUIN, GMO OMG, MADE IN AMERICA, more! (7/22 on)
@ The Avon Theater, Decatur, IL: AND SO IT GOES, BEGIN AGAIN, CHEF (7/25 on)
@ The Normal Theater, Normal, IL: THE RAILWAY MAN (7/24-7/27, 7 p.m.)
@ Route 66 Twin Drive-In, Springfield, IL: HERCULES, TAMMY, PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE, TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION (7/25 on)
@ The Lincoln Theater 4, Lincoln, IL: HERCULES (3-D & 2-D), AND SO IT GOES, PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE, SEX TAPE (7/25 on), PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS (7/26, 7/29, 10 a.m.), GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY (3-D) (7/31, 7:25 & 10 p.m.)
@ The Onarga Theatre, Onarga, IL: PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE (7/25 on)
@ The Princess Theatre, Leroy, IL: MALEFICENT (7/25-7/27), PETER PAN (7/26, 11 a.m., free)
@ The Little Lorraine, Hoopeston, IL: Save the Lorraine Foundation fundraiser screenings feat. HEAVEN IS FOR REAL (7/25-7/27)
@ Harvest Moon Twin Drive-In, Gibson City, IL: PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE, HERCULES (7/25 on)
@ Centerbrook Drive-In, Martinsville, IN: PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE, DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES (7/25-7/27, 7/29), GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY (7/31)
@ Indianapolis Museum of Art, etc., Indianapolis, IN: 10th annual Indianapolis International Film Festival (through 7/26)
Locally produced movies and events featuring locally produced movies are marked with an asterisk (*). Also find out what is “Coming Soon” by hitting the jump below. Go see ‘em, C-U!