This July FilmBar lets the employees take over the programming reins with a Staff Picks Film Series showcasing the eclectic mix that makes FilmBar a unique cinematic spot. With Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (with a First Friday Fear and Loathing Photo booth), Fraternity hi-jinks in Animal House, Date Night specials with screenings of Amelie, Raiders of the Lost Ark and everyone’s favorite zomedy Shaun of the Dead (with Costume Contest & Zombie Piñata Smash). All in the comfort of our cinema where you can enjoy beer & wine during the film and now with the addition of Food Trucks at select screenings coordinated by Best in Show Management & Phoenix Street Food Coalition. Tickets: http://goo.gl/C05B7G (additional show times added during the month).
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. When a writing assignment lands journalist Raoul Duke (Johnny Depp) and sidekick Dr. Gonzo (Benicio Del Toro) in Las Vegas, they decide to make it the ultimate business trip. But before long, business is forgotten and trip has become the key word. Fueled by a suitcase full of mind-bending pharmaceuticals, Duke and Gonzo set off on a fast and furious ride through nonstop neon, surreal surroundings and a crew of the craziest characters ever. Friday July 4 with First Friday Fear and Loathing Photo booth (9-11pm). July 3-7
Animal House. This raunchy, screwball comedy directed with madcap zest by John Landis offers a relentless spoof of 1960s college life by following the hilarious adventures of the Delta fraternity. In addition to Belushi as Bluto Blutarsky, the outstanding cast includes Tim Matheson, Tom Hulce, Stephen “Flounder” Furst, Karen Allen, Donald Sutherland, Peter Riegert, and Kevin Bacon, along with Otis Day and the Knights with their show-stopping performance of “Shout.” July 6
Amelie. A painfully shy waitress working at a tiny Paris café, Amelie makes a surprising discovery and sees her life drastically changed for the better! From then on, Amelie dedicates herself to helping others find happiness…in the most delightfully unexpected ways! But will she have the courage to do for herself what she has done for others? Date Night Deals (All Screenings). July 11-14
Raiders of the Lost Ark. Get ready for edge-of-your-seat thrills in Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark. Indy (Harrison Ford) and his feisty ex-flame Marion Ravenwood (Karen Allen) dodge booby-traps, fight Nazis and stare down snakes in their incredible worldwide quest for the mystical Ark of the Covenant. Experience one exciting cliffhanger after another when you discover adventure with the one and only Indiana Jones. July 18-21
Shaun of the Dead. Life isn’t too good for Shaun (Pegg). He lives with his best friend Ed (Frost), neglects his girlfriend Liz (Ashfield) and despises his step-dad (Nighy). When Liz dumps Shaun, he vows to get his life back on track. Unfortunately, this is the day that the dead has decided to come back to life. With a cricket bat and Ed by his side, Shaun sets out to rescue those he loves and those he doesn’t love, and heads to the safest place he knows…the Winchester. Friday July 25 Costume Contest & Zombie Piñata Smash! July 25-28