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
@ The Art Theater Co-op, Champaign, IL: THE COMPANY YOU KEEP (5/17 on), NO (5/20-5/21, 7:30 p.m.; 5/22, 5 p.m.), Late Night: STOKER (5/17, 5/18, 5/22, 10 p.m.), OLDBOY (5/17-5/18, 11:59 p.m.; 5/23, 10 p.m.)
@ Shatterglass Studios, Champaign, IL: Champaign Movie Makers meeting, “Greenscreens” (5/21, 7 p.m., free)
@ 88 Broadway, Lincoln Square, Urbana, IL: Blues, Brews and BBQ 2013 Festival fundraiser feat. THE BLUES BROTHERS (5/23, 7:30 p.m., free)
@ Campbell Gallery, Spurlock Museum, UIUC, Urbana, IL: “Unconventional Bond: The Strange Life of Casino Royale on Film” Exhibit (through 6/16, free)
@ That’s Rentertainment, Champaign, IL: CLOUD ATLAS, TEXAS CHAINSAW, A GLIMPSE INSIDE THE MIND OF CHARLES SWAN III, IF I WERE YOU, OF TWO MINDS, FRANKIE GO BOOM, LIZ & DICK, 3:10 TO YUMA (Criterion), more! (5/14 on)
@ The Avon Theater, Decatur, IL: STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS, THE GREAT GATSBY (5/17 on), IRON MAN 3 (5/17-5/21), THE HANGOVER PART III (5/22 on)
@ The Normal Theater, Normal, IL: QUEEN OF VERSAILLES (5/16-5/19, 7 p.m.), GASLAND PART II w/director Josh Fox in attendance (5/20, 7 p.m.)
@ The Lincoln Theater 4, Lincoln, IL: STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS (3-D & 2-D), IRON MAN 3 (3-D & 2-D) (5/17 on), THE GREAT GATSBY (3-D & 2-D) (5/17-5/21), ESCAPE FROM PLANET EARTH (5/17-5/19, 1:10 p.m., $2), THE HANGOVER PART III (5/22 on)
@ The Onarga Theatre, Onarga, IL: IRON MAN 3 (5/17-7/19, 7/22, 7 p.m.)
@ The Princess Theatre, LeRoy, IL: OBLIVION (5/17-5/19)
@ Route 66 Twin Drive-In, Springfield, IL: IRON MAN 3, OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL, STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS, OBLIVION (5/17-5/18)
@ Harvest Moon Twin Drive-In, Gibson City, IL: STAR TREK INTO DARKNESS, IRON MAN 3 (5/17-5/19), FERRIS BUELLER’S DAY OFF, FOOTLOOSE (5/23, $5)
@ Centerbrook Drive-In, Martinsville, IN: IRON MAN 3, OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN (5/17-5/19)
@ ICE Landmark 10, Chicago, IL: JUMP IN* w/filmmakers (5/18, 7 p.m.)
@ The Movie Fan, Normal, IL: Closed
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!
UPDATE! 5/29: CUFS presents Pens to Lens* Awards Gala
@ The Art Theater Co-op, Champaign, IL, 6 & 9:30 p.m., w/filmmakers
6/25: 4th annual Reel It Up LGBTQA Film Festival (Day 4) feat. SCARY NORMAL*, ROMEOS
@ The Art Theater Co-op, Champaign, IL, 7:30 p.m.
6/27-7/13: Evil Dead: The Musical
@ The Station Theatre, Urbana, IL
10/31-11/2: 4th annual Freeky Creek Short Film Festival*
@ Sleepy Creek Vineyards, Fairmount, IL
11/1-11/2: 12th annual Route 66 International Film Festival
@ Legacy Theatre, Springfield, IL
11/2-11/3: 5th annual Drunken Zombie Film Festival
@ Landmark Cinemas, Peoria, IL
If you have items that you would like us to list in the Calendar, please send relevant dates, start/end times, locations, event descriptions, and ticket prices to cuconfidential [at] gmail [dot] com.
Compiled by Jason Pankoke
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