Spotlight Films

Join Us For Big Names, Big Films At The California Theatre

SUBMISSION
WED 2/28; 9:15PM (CAL)

Stanley Tucci (The Hunger Games, Big Night) and Addison Timlin (Californication) star in the timely tale about a college professor taking too much of an interest in his young writing student.

BORG/MCENROE
THU 3/1; 7:15PM (CAL)

The spectacular story about the tennis world’s greatest rivalry, starring Shia LaBeouf (Transformers), Stellan Skarsgard (The Avengers), and Sverrir Gudnason (The Girl in the Spider’s Web).

BEIRUT
FRI 3/2 7:15 PM (CAL)

Starring Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) and Jon Hamm (Mad Men), a gripping political thriller from writer Tony Gilroy (Star Wars: Rogue One, Michael Clayton, the Bourne series) and director Brad Anderson (The Machinist).

THE ASHRAM
FRI 3/2; 9:30PM (HAM) | SUN 3/4; 6:00PM (RWC 2) | TUES 3/6; 4:45PM (HAM) | FRI 3/9; 2:00PM (RWC 11)

The World Premiere of a spiritual-fantasy thriller set in a mystical world, starring the Academy Award-winning Melissa Leo (The Fighter) and Kal Penn (Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle).

YOU CAN'T SAY NO
SAT 3/3; 7:00PM (CAL) | SUN 3/4; 3:30PM (HAM) | TUES 3/6; 5:00PM (RWC 10) |
FRI 3/9; 4:15PM (RWC 11)

World Premiere starring the Legendary Peter Fonda (Easy Rider), Marguerite Moreau (Wet Hot American Summer), and Hamish Linklater (Fargo), a glowing romantic comedy about how it takes divorce to understand the person you married.

SUBMERGENCE
SUN 3/4; 7:00PM (CAL)

Ill-fated lovers have only their shared memories to keep them going in director Wim Wenders’ (Wings of Desire, Paris, Texas) powerful drama, starring James McAvoy (Atonement, X-Men) and Alicia Vikander (The Danish Girl, Ex-Machina).

THE LAST MOVIE STAR
MON 3/5; 7:15PM (CAL)

Burt Reynolds (Boogie Nights, Smokey and the Bandit) delivers a resonant performance in this poignant, often funny valentine to what it means to have a career as an actor.

WHAT THEY HAD
TUE 3/6; 7:15PM (CAL)

Michael Shannon (The Shape of Water), Aimee Garcia, and Hilary Swank (Boys Don’t Cry) captivate in the powerful drama of
a woman returning to her hometown to help make tough decisions that will change everything and everyone in her family.

WHERE IS KYRA?
WED 3/7; 7:15PM (CAL)

Michelle Pfeiffer (Mother!, The Fabulous Baker Boys) gives a wonderful performance as a woman following a risky and enigmatic path that eventually threatens her life.

SILENT CINEMA - THE WIND
FRI, 3/9; 7:00PM (CAL)

Join cinema lovers for a grand night out at the theater with the illustrious Dennis James on the mighty Wurlitzer organ and the dazzling Lillian Gish on the screen in this cinematic masterpiece.

LOVE AFTER LOVE
SAT 3/10; 7:00PM (CAL)

Join star Andie MacDowell (Sex, Lies, and Videotape, Goundhog Day) for a powerful screening of her new film, followed by a highly entertaining conversation and award presentation.

ISMAEL'S GHOST
SAT 3/10; 6:00PM (HAM)

Marion Cotillard (La Vie En Rose, Inception) stars in a romantic tale wherein a wild love triangle takes center stage when a wife returns from the dead.