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MainStreet Cinema

All movies are only $2 for the UC Community with your UC I.D. and $4 for the general public.

Call 556-FILM for movie showtimes.

Concession

Grab your theater favorites at the MainStreet Cinema concession stand. Whether you're looking for freshly-made popcorn, a sweet candy treat, or an ice cold drink, we have you covered!

  • Popcorn: $1.50
  • Snacks: $1.50
  • Soda: $1.50 (plus tax)
  • Gatorade: $1.65 (plus tax)

Do the Right Thing

Thursday, Feb. 5 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Feb. 10 7:30 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 13 7:30 p.m.

Director Spike Lee dives head-first into a maelstrom of racial and social ills, using as his springboard the hottest day of the year on one block in Brooklyn, NY. Three businesses dominate the block: a storefront radio station, where a smooth-talkin' deejay spins the platters that matter; a convenience store owned by a Korean couple; and Sal's Famous Pizzeria, the only white-operated business in the neighborhood.

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Big Hero 6

Tuesday, Feb. 3
7:30 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 6
7:30 p.m.

When a criminal plot threatens the hi-tech metropolis of San Fransokyo, brilliant young robotics whiz Hiro Hamada (voice of Ryan Potter) leaps into action with his tech-savvy friends, and his robot companion Baymax (voice of Scott Adsit) in Disney Animation's adaptation of the popular Marvel Comics series.

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Pariah

Thursday, Feb. 19
7:30 p.m.


A teenager must choose between the life she wants and the path her parents have picked out for her in this independent coming-of-age drama. At home, 17-year-old Alike (Adepero Oduye) is a sweet and soft-spoken girl who tries to follow the wishes of her straight-laced mother (Kim Wayans). However, there's another side of her that her parents don't know about.

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Horrible Bosses 2

Tuesday, March 3
7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 6
7:30 p.m.

Jason Bateman, Jason Sudeikis, and Charlie Day return for more employee revenge in this follow-up to the 2011 comedy. Having narrowly avoided prison following the antics of the previous film, Nick (Bateman), Kurt (Sudeikis), and Dale (Day) decide to go into business for themselves. When their breakthrough product, the Shower Buddy, catches the attention of a wealthy entrepreneur named Bert Hanson who offers to bankroll their initial production run, the eager inventors quickly move into manufacturing.

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The Hobbit: Battle of the 5 Armies

Tuesday, March 24
7:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 26
7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 27
7:30 p.m.


Bilbo and Company are forced to engage in a war against an array of combatants and keep the Lone Mountain from falling into the hands of a rising darkness.

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Paris is Burning

Thursday, April 2
7:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 16
8:00 p.m.


A chronicle of New York's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality.

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Call Me Kuchu

Tuesday, April 7
7:30 p.m.


At a time when Ugandan lawmakers have proposed a bill to make homosexuality punishable by death, filmmakers Katherine Fairfax Wright and Malika Zouhali-Worrall profile the country's first openly gay man and a religious leader who have put their lives on the line to fight for equality.

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Annie

Tuesday, April 14
7:30 p.m.

The 1977 Broadway musical returns to the big screen with this Overbrook Entertainment/Sony Pictures production surrounding a 10-year-old Harlem foster child (played by Beasts of the Southern Wild's Quvenzhané Wallis) taken in by a calculating billionaire (Jamie Foxx) who's campaigning to be mayor.

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American Sniper

Tuesday, April 21
7:30 p.m.
Friday, April 24
7:30 p.m.

Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle's pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and turns him into a legend. Back home to his wife and kids after four tours of duty, however, Chris finds that it is the war he can't leave behind.

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Dear White People

Thursday, Feb. 12 7:30 p.m.

A satirical portrait of race relations in early 21st-century America, writer/directorJustin Simien's playfully perceptive feature debut tells the story of a biracial Winchester University student whose controversial radio show sparks a media frenzy of epic proportions.

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Fury

Thursday, Jan. 29
7:30 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 30
7:30 p.m.


Brad Pitt leads a tank crew in the final days of World War II in this war drama from End of Watch's David Ayer. The year is 1945. Army sergeant Wardaddy (Brad Pitt) is the grizzled commander of a Sherman tank. Determined to strike a decisive victory for the Allies in the European Theater, Wardaddy leads his five-man crew on a treacherous mission behind enemy lines.

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Theory or Everything

Tuesday, Feb. 17
7:30 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 20
7:30 p.m.



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St. Vincent

Tuesday, Feb. 24
7:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 5
7:30 p.m.

Ted Melfi's comedy St. Vincent stars Bill Murray as a crusty old man who ends up caring for the son of his new neighbor (Melissa McCarthy). Although he's a cynic who gambles, drinks, and frequents strip clubs, Vincent turns out to be exactly the mentor the 12-year-old kid needs as the young one adjusts to his parents' divorce, and life at a new school.

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Mocking Jay Part 1

Thursday, Feb. 26
7:30 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 27
7:30 p.m.


The Hunger Games saga continues in this sequel that finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) faced with a decision that could sway the fate of a nation. In the wake of the Quarter Quell, the Hunger Games have been changed forever, and Katniss ends up in District 13. Her courage having inspired a nation, the brave young heroine heeds the advice of her friends, and sets out to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson). Meanwhile, Katniss' fragile alliance with President Coin (Julianne Moore) could lead to disaster.

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Into the Woods

Tuesday, March 10
7:30 p.m.
Thursday, March 12
7:30 p.m.
Friday, March 13
7:30 p.m.


Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods is adapted in this musical from director Rob Marshall and Walt Disney Studios. Inspired by a choice selection of Brothers Grimm fairy tales, this plot centers on a baker (James Corden) and his wife (Emily Blunt) who incur the wrath of a witch (Meryl Streep) while attempting to start a family.

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TransAmerica

Tuesday, March 31
7:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 9
7:30 p.m.

The first film by Duncan Tucker, Transamerica stars Felicity Huffman as a pre-operative transsexual named Bree (whose given name was Stanley). One week before going under the knife, Bree learns that she fathered a boy who is now 17 and is in trouble with the law. Bree would like to ignore this information, but is forced to meet the young man, Toby, by her analyst Margaret, who will not allow the surgery to happen unless Bree meets him and confronts this aspect of her past.

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Pride

Friday, April 3
7:30 p.m.
Thursday, April 23 7:30 p.m.


Inspired by actual events, director Matthew Warchus' Pride details the unlikely friendship forged between a small community of striking miners in Wales and the London-based gay-and-lesbian activists who raise funds to feed their families in the summer of 1984.

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But I'm a Cheerleader

Friday, April 10
7:30 p.m.

In this satire, parents who are worried that their children might not be walking the straight and narrow path discover a rehabilitation camp designed to curb alternative lifestyles.

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Bully

Friday, April 17
7:30 p.m.

At a point in time when bullying in America has reached epidemic proportions, Emmy-winning director Lee Hirsch invites viewers to spend a year in the lives of students and parents who contend with public torment and humiliation on a daily basis.

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