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Whiplash

Encore! Playing March 6 to 12
A promising young drummer enrolls at a cutthroat music conservatory where his dreams of greatness are mentored by an instructor who will stop at nothing to realize a student’s potential.
Rated 96% Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes!

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Nightcrawler

November 28 to December 6, December 11
When Lou Bloom, a driven man desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, he blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is Nina, a TV-news veteran.

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Fundraiser: Afghan Star

Wednesday November 26 @ 7pm
After 30 years of war and Taliban rule, Afghan Pop Idol is taking the nation by storm… but this is more than just a TV show. In Afghanistan you risk your life to sing.
A fundraiser for Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan.

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Royal Opera House: Manon Lescault

Sunday November 30 @ 12:30pm
Puccini’s first triumph returns to Covent Garden for the first time 30 years! Manon is on her way to a convent when she meets the young student Des Grieux. The pair fall in love and escape to Paris, but when the elderly Geronte offers Manon a life of wealth and luxury, her head is turned.

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Til the Cows Come Home

November 23, 25, 26, 27 + filmmakers in attendance!
The Kingston-made documentary about the closure of Canada’s Prison Farms returns to The Screening Room! Filmmakers in attendance for post-screening Q&A’s following each screening: Sunday Nov 23: Elaine Foreman & Clarke Mackey / Tuesday Nov 25: Clarke Mackey / Wednesday Nov 26: Andrew McCann / Thursday Nov 27: Jamie Swift.

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The Drop

November 28 to December 3
Bob Saginowski finds himself at the centre of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighbourhood’s past where friends, families, and foes all work together to make a living – no matter the cost.

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My Old Lady

Encore! Playing until January 8
An American inherits a Parisian apartment from his estranged father. But when he arrives in France to sell it, he discovers a tenant who is not prepared to budge. Starring Kevin Kline, Kristin Scott Thomas and Maggie Smith.

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This is Where I Leave You

Playing until November 20
When their father passes away, four grown siblings are forced to return to their childhood home and live under the same roof together for a week, along with their over-sharing mother and an assortment of spouses, exes and might-have-beens.