Special Event Calendar

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Innerspace (1987) 10:00 am
Innerspace (1987)
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Innerspace (1987) @ Richmond | Virginia | United States
A hapless store clerk must foil criminals to save the life of the man who, miniaturized in a secret experiment, was accidentally injected into him. CommonSense Media Rating: 11+ Directed by Joe Dante Stars Dennis Quaid, Martin Short and Meg Ryan Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0093260 Family Classics at The Byrd on Saturday morning include a great movie preceded by a classic Warner Brothers cartoon and Bob Gulledge at the console of the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ.
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My Neighbor Totoro (1988) 7:15 pm
My Neighbor Totoro (1988)
Jun 4 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
My Neighbor Totoro (1988)
Two young girls, Satsuki and her younger sister Mei, move into a house in the country with their father to be closer to their hospitalized mother. Satsuki and Mei discover that the nearby forest is inhabited by magical creatures called Totoros (pronounced toe-toe-ro). They soon befriend these Totoros, and have several magical adventures. Directed by Hayao Miyazaki Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0096283 CommonSense Media Rating: 5+
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Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) 7:15 pm
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
Jun 6 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
Dr. Miles Bennell returns to his small town practice to find several of his patients suffering the paranoid delusion that their friends or relatives are impostors. He is initially skeptical, especially when the alleged doppelgangers are able to answer detailed questions about their victim’s lives, but he is eventually persuaded that something odd has happened and determines to find out what is causing this phenomenon. Directed by Don Siegel Stars Kevin McCarthy, Dana Wynter and Larry Gates Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0049366
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) 9:30 pm
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
Jun 6 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)
The first remake of the paranoid infiltration classic moves the setting for the invasion from a small town to the city of San Fransisco and starts as Matthew Bennell notices that several of his friends are complaining that their close relatives are in some way different. When questioned later they themselves seem changed as they deny everything or make lame excuses. As the invaders increase in number they become more open and Bennell, who has by now witnessed an attempted “replacement” realises that he and his friends must escape or suffer the same fate. But who can he trust to help him and who has already been snatched? Directed by Philip Kaufman Stars Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams and Jeff Goldblum Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0077745
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How to Train Your Dragon (2010) 10:00 am
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
How to Train Your Dragon (2010)
Long ago up North on the Island of Berk, the young Viking, Hiccup, wants to join his town’s fight against the dragons that continually raid their town. However, his macho father and village leader, Stoik the Vast, will not allow his small, clumsy, but inventive son to do so. Regardless, Hiccup ventures out into battle and downs a mysterious Night Fury dragon with his invention, but can’t bring himself to kill it. Instead, Hiccup and the dragon, whom he dubs Toothless, begin a friendship that would open up both their worlds as the observant boy learns that his people have misjudged the species. But even as the two each take flight in their own way, they find that they must fight the destructive ignorance plaguing their world. CommonSense Media Rating: 7+ Directed by Dean DeBlois Voices by Jay Baruchel, Gerard Butler and Craig Ferguson Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0892769 Family Classics at The Byrd on Saturday morning include a great movie preceded by a classic Warner Brothers cartoon and Bob Gulledge at the console of the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ.
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Open Caption Screening 1:30 pm
Open Caption Screening
Jun 10 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Open Caption Screening @ Richmond | Virginia | United States
Black Panther View Details Buy tickets online A Special Open-Caption presentation of this week’s movie. Check our website the Wednesday before the show to see what’s playing.
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Princess Mononoke (1997) 7:15 pm
Princess Mononoke (1997)
Jun 11 @ 7:15 pm – 9:30 pm
Princess Mononoke (1997)
While protecting his village from rampaging boar-god/demon, a confident young warrior, Ashitaka, is stricken by a deadly curse. To save his life, he must journey to the forests of the west. Once there, he’s embroiled in a fierce campaign that humans were waging on the forest. The ambitious Lady Eboshi and her loyal clan use their guns against the gods of the forest and a brave young woman, Princess Mononoke, who was raised by a wolf-god. Ashitaka sees the good in both sides and tries to stem the flood of blood. This is met be animosity by both sides as they each see him as supporting the enemy. Directed by Hayao Miyazaki Stars Billy Crudup, Billy Bob Thornton and Minnie Driver Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0119698
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The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) 7:15 pm
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
Jun 13 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951)
An alien (Klaatu) with his mighty robot (Gort) land their spacecraft on Cold War-era Earth just after the end of World War II. They bring an important message to the planet that Klaatu wishes to tell to representatives of all nations. However, communication turns out to be difficult, so, after learning something about the natives, Klaatu decides on an alternative approach. Directed by Robert Wise Stars Michael Rennie, Patricia Neal and Hugh Marlowe Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0043456
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Despicable Me (2010) 10:00 am
Despicable Me (2010)
Jun 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Despicable Me (2010) @ Richmond | Virginia | United States
In a happy suburban neighborhood surrounded by white picket fences with flowering rose bushes, sits a black house with a dead lawn. Unbeknownst to the neighbors, hidden beneath this home is a vast secret hideout. Surrounded by a small army of minions, we discover Gru, planning the biggest heist in the history of the world. He is going to steal the moon. (Yes, the moon!) Gru delights in all things wicked. Armed with his arsenal of shrink rays, freeze rays, and battle-ready vehicles for land and air, he vanquishes all who stand in his way. Until the day he encounters the immense will of three little orphaned girls who look at him and see something that no one else has ever seen: a potential Dad. The world’s greatest villain has just met his greatest challenge: three little girls named Margo, Edith and Agnes. CommonSense Media Rating: 6+ Directed by Pierre Coffin Stars Steve Carell, Jason Segel and Russell Brand Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1323594 Family Classics at The Byrd on Saturday morning include a great movie preceded by a classic Warner Brothers cartoon and Bob Gulledge at the console of the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ.
Sensory Friendly Screening -Sherlock Gnomes (2018) 2:00 pm
Sensory Friendly Screening -Sherlock Gnomes (2018)
Jun 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sensory Friendly Screening -Sherlock Gnomes (2018) @ Richmond | Virginia | United States
The Sensory-Friendly Movie Experience provides an accepting environment for families to enjoy a movie. The lights will be up. The sound will be turned down. Presented By The Autism Society Of Central Virginia and The Byrd Theatre. Check our website the Wednesday before the movie to find out what’s playing
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Metropolis (1927) 4:30 pm
Metropolis (1927)
Jun 17 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Metropolis (1927)
In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city’s mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences. Directed by Fritz Lang Stars Alfred Abel, Gustav Fröhlich and Rudolf Klein-Rogge Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0017136
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Howl’s Moving Castle (2004) 7:15 pm
Howl’s Moving Castle (2004)
Jun 18 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
Howl's Moving Castle (2004)
A love story between an 18-year-old girl named Sophie, cursed by a witch into an old woman’s body, and a magician named Howl. Under the curse, Sophie sets out to seek her fortune, which takes her to Howl’s strange moving castle. In the castle, Sophie meets Howl’s fire demon, named Karishifâ. Seeing that she is under a curse, the demon makes a deal with Sophie–if she breaks the contract he is under with Howl, then Karushifâ will lift the curse that Sophie is under, and she will return to her 18-year-old shape. Directed by Hayao Miyazaki Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0347149
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Alien (1979) 7:15 pm
Alien (1979)
Jun 20 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
Alien (1979)
In the distant future, the crew of the commercial spaceship Nostromo are on their way home when they pick up a distress call from a distant moon. The crew are under obligation to investigate and the spaceship descends on the moon afterwards. After a rough landing, three crew members leave the spaceship to explore the area on the moon. At the same time as they discover a hive colony of some unknown creature, the ship’s computer deciphers the message to be a warning, not a distress call. When one of the eggs is disturbed, the crew realizes that they are not alone on the spaceship and they must deal with the consequences. Directed by Ridley Scott Stars Tom Skerritt, Sigourney Weaver and Veronica Cartwright Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0078748
Aliens (1986) 9:30 pm
Aliens (1986)
Jun 20 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Aliens (1986)
57 years after Ellen Ripley had a close encounter with the reptilian alien creature from the first movie, she is called back, this time, to help a group of highly trained colonial marines fight off against the sinister extraterrestrials. But this time, the aliens have taken over a space colony on the moon LV-426. When the colonial marines are called upon to search the deserted space colony, they later find out that they are up against more than what they bargained for. Using specially modified machine guns and enough firepower, it’s either fight or die as the space marines battle against the aliens. As the Marines do their best to defend themselves, Ripley must attempt to protect a young girl who is the sole survivor of the decimated space colony. Directed by James Cameron Stars Sigourney Weaver, Carrie Henn and Michael Biehn Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0090605
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The Iron Giant (1999) 10:00 am
The Iron Giant (1999)
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Iron Giant (1999)
This is the story of a nine-year-old boy named Hogarth Hughes who makes friends with an innocent alien giant robot that came from outer space. Meanwhile, a paranoid U.S. Government agent named Kent Mansley arrives in town, determined to destroy the giant at all costs. It’s up to Hogarth to protect him by keeping him at Dean McCoppin’s place in the junkyard. CommonSense Media Rating: 6+ Directed by Brad Bird Stars Jennifer Aniston, Harry Connick Jr. and Vin Diesel Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0129167 Family Classics at The Byrd on Saturday morning include a great movie preceded by a classic Warner Brothers cartoon and Bob Gulledge at the console of the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ.
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Spirited Away (2001) 7:15 pm
Spirited Away (2001)
Jun 25 @ 7:15 pm – 9:15 pm
Spirited Away (2001) @ Richmond | Virginia | United States
During her family’s move to the suburbs, a sullen 10-year-old girl wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches, and spirits, and where humans are changed into beasts. CommonSense Media Rating: 9+ Directed by Hayao Miyazaki Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0245429
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Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) 7:15 pm
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Jun 27 @ 7:15 pm – 9:30 pm
Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977) @ Richmond | Virginia | United States
After an accidental encounter with otherworldly vessels, an ordinary man follows a series of psychic clues to the first scheduled meeting between representatives of Earth and visitors from the cosmos. Directed by Steven Spielberg Stars Richard Dreyfuss, François Truffaut and Teri Garr Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0075860
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Explorers (1985) 10:00 am
Explorers (1985)
Jun 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Explorers (1985) @ Richmond | Virginia | United States
Ben Crandall, an alien-obsessed kid, dreams one night of a circuit board. Drawing out the circuit, he and his friends Wolfgang and Darren set it up, and discover they have been given the basis for a starship. Setting off in the ThunderRoad, as they name their ship, they find the aliens Ben hopes they would find… but are they what they seem? CommonSense Media Rating: 7+ Directed by Joe Dante Stars Ethan Hawke, River Phoenix and Jason Presson Full Details: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0089114 Family Classics at The Byrd on Saturday morning include a great movie preceded by a classic Warner Brothers cartoon and Bob Gulledge at the console of the Mighty Wurlitzer Organ.