Watch Tron - Help Cure Cancer

 

Sunday, December 12th, 2010 at 2:00pm

 

Tron, a cult classic from 1982, is a movie about a hacker who is literally abducted into the world of a computer and forced to participate in gladiatorial games where his only chance of escape is with the help of a heroic security program. The movie has such a following they decided to make a sequel. Why not refresh your memory by watching the original on the big screen?!

 

All proceeds go to the Luekemia and Lymphoma Society who funds research on curing blood cancer.

 

Tickets are $10 pre-purhase from my Website, $15 at the door.

 

Boy Beneath The Bandages

 

Sunday, December 12th, 2010 7:30pm - 8:30pm

 

Garrett is a young boy struggling with Epidermolysis bullosa, a rare skin disease to which blisters cover the body and disallow the skin to adhere to his body, leaving him to wear bandages from the neck down for the rest of his life. However, not letting his disease defeat his dreams, Garrett lives and breathes basketball, hoping to one day be a pro basketball coach. Wanting to be a regular kid, he pursues to play a friendly game with the neighborhood kids. His mother, Deborah, on the other hand, sees him and his disease much more fragile than anyone else, and ultimately not letting him out of the house, her overprotective demeanor catches them, leaving Garrett defeated.

 

"Boy Beneath The Bandages" is a Short film Based on the Award Winning True Story Adaptation Documentary by Andre Hermann.

 

Tickets avaiable day of the show at the theater.

 

For more information, please visit our Facebook page.

 

Race to Nowhere

 

December 2nd, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

Director Vicki Abeles turns the personal political, igniting a national conversation in her new documentary about the pressures faced by American schoolchildren and their teachers in our achievement obsessed public and private education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people across the country who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren't developing the skills they need, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace, students have become disengaged, stress-related illness, depression and burnout are rampant, and young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

Tickets will be $10 pre-sale through www.racetonowhere.com or $15 at the door.

 

For more information, please visit www.racetonowhere.com

 

ComedySportz Night

 

Saturday, November 20th, 2010 at 8:00pm

 

Not comedy about sports, but comedy played as a sport! Finally, a fun, fast-paced comedy show that's great for the whole family.

 

It's ComedySportz, an award-winning interactive comedy show where two teams of "act-letes" compete for audience laughs and points while improvising scenes, games, operas and musicals based on audience suggestions.

 

Buy Tickets $15 Adults, $12 Students, Kids, & Seniors

 

For more information, please visit comedysportzsanjose.com

 

Race to Nowhere

 

November 14th, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

Director Vicki Abeles turns the personal political, igniting a national conversation in her new documentary about the pressures faced by American schoolchildren and their teachers in our achievement obsessed public and private education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people across the country who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren't developing the skills they need, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace, students have become disengaged, stress-related illness, depression and burnout are rampant, and young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

Tickets will be $10 pre-sale through www.racetonowhere.com or $15 at the door.

 

For more information, please visit www.racetonowhere.com

 

Takedowns and Falls

 

Sunday, November 14th, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

Takedowns and Falls is a documentary film that tells the story of a group of Pennsylvania teens and their relationships within a high school wrestling team on a journey to attain a state championship. It chronicles a season of the Central Dauphin Rams in Harrisburg, PA and highlights the sacrifice of its athletes, the commitment of their families and the dedication of its coaches.

 

It is a story, and film, that captures life-lessons that all people can share and learn from. Audiences will witness the characters go about their days, their lives captured and portrayed honestly, on and off the mat, and finding the parallels between the two.

 

Buy Tickets $10 before November 14th, $15 the day of the show.

 

For more information, please visit takedownsandfalls-blog.com

Race to Nowhere

 

November 7th, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

Director Vicki Abeles turns the personal political, igniting a national conversation in her new documentary about the pressures faced by American schoolchildren and their teachers in our achievement obsessed public and private education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people across the country who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren't developing the skills they need, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace, students have become disengaged, stress-related illness, depression and burnout are rampant, and young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

SOLD OUT

 

For more information, please visit www.racetonowhere.com

 

Meet the Artists

 

Sunday, November 7th, 2010 10am to 2pm

 

Please join us for the "Meet the Artists" reception at Bluelight Cinemas. Coffee and desserts will be served. Discount concession items will also be available.

 

Buy Tickets $3 in advance, $5 day of the show, includes 2 discounted movie passes to Bluelight Cinemas. Kids under 16 free.

 

View additional event information (pdf)

Golmaal 3

 

November 5th - 11th, 2010

 

Golmaal 3 is a comedy film directed by Rohit Shetty. Golmaal 3 is a simple but unusual story of a Group of crazy individuals coming together due to an unprecedented situation and transforming into a salient Family.

 

Tickets: $11 Adults, $7 Children

 

For more information, please visit www.golmaal3thefilm.com

Race to Nowhere

 

November 4th, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

Director Vicki Abeles turns the personal political, igniting a national conversation in her new documentary about the pressures faced by American schoolchildren and their teachers in our achievement obsessed public and private education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people across the country who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren't developing the skills they need, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace, students have become disengaged, stress-related illness, depression and burnout are rampant, and young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

SOLD OUT

 

For more information, please visit www.racetonowhere.com

 

3 Day Film Encore / Let Me In

 

Sunday October 31st, 2010 8:30pm

 

A special Halloween double feature of Let Me In along with all 11 films from the 3 Day Film Challenge with a new introduction from host Craig Johnson.

 

Tickets for the Sunday October 31st 10:00pm showing of Let Me In include the 3 Day Film Encore double feature beginning at 8:30pm

 

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Race to Nowhere

 

October 26th, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

Director Vicki Abeles turns the personal political, igniting a national conversation in her new documentary about the pressures faced by American schoolchildren and their teachers in our achievement obsessed public and private education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people across the country who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren't developing the skills they need, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace, students have become disengaged, stress-related illness, depression and burnout are rampant, and young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

SOLD OUT

 

For more information, please visit www.racetonowhere.com

 

Race to Nowhere

 

October 24th, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

Director Vicki Abeles turns the personal political, igniting a national conversation in her new documentary about the pressures faced by American schoolchildren and their teachers in our achievement obsessed public and private education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people across the country who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren't developing the skills they need, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace, students have become disengaged, stress-related illness, depression and burnout are rampant, and young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

SOLD OUT

 

For more information, please visit www.racetonowhere.com

 

3 Day Film Challenge Screening

 

Premiere Screening: October 22nd, 2010 9:00pm

 

Enchanted film-goers will descend upon the Bluelight Cinemas for special 9pm screenings and a very haunted AFTER-PARTY presented by The Oaks Event Center & the 3 Day Film Challenge.

 

BUY TICKETS

 

For details, check out: www.3dayfilmchallenge.com

Race to Nowhere

 

October 17th, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

Director Vicki Abeles turns the personal political, igniting a national conversation in her new documentary about the pressures faced by American schoolchildren and their teachers in our achievement obsessed public and private education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people across the country who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren't developing the skills they need, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace, students have become disengaged, stress-related illness, depression and burnout are rampant, and young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

SOLD OUT

 

For more information, please visit www.racetonowhere.com

 

3 Day Film Challenge Screening

 

Filmmaking Event: October 15th-17th, 2010

 

This October, Filmmakers will have just 72 Hours to Craft A Horror Masterpiece...hot on the heals of our previous 3 Day Film Challenge (June 2010) which was a terrific success we might add, with 15 teams and hundreds of audience members joining us for screenings at the Bluelight Cinemas in Cupertino (plus thousands more watching the films online), with prizes in various categories including a Grand Prize valued at over $3,000.

 

BUY TICKETS

 

For details, check out: www.3dayfilmchallenge.com

ComedySportz Night

 

Saturday, October 9th, 2010 at 8:00pm

 

Not comedy about sports, but comedy played as a sport! Finally, a fun, fast-paced comedy show that's great for the whole family.

 

It's ComedySportz, an award-winning interactive comedy show where two teams of "act-letes" compete for audience laughs and points while improvising scenes, games, operas and musicals based on audience suggestions.

 

Buy Tickets $15 Adults, $12 Students, Kids, & Seniors

 

For more information, please visit comedysportzsanjose.com

 

Race to Nowhere

 

October 9th, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

Director Vicki Abeles turns the personal political, igniting a national conversation in her new documentary about the pressures faced by American schoolchildren and their teachers in our achievement obsessed public and private education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people across the country who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren't developing the skills they need, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace, students have become disengaged, stress-related illness, depression and burnout are rampant, and young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

SOLD OUT

 

For more information, please visit www.racetonowhere.com

 

Diwali - Festival of Lights Celebration

 

Saturday, October 9, 2010 10:00am - 6:00pm

 

Memorial Park, Cupertino view map

 

The Seventh Annual Diwali-Festival of Lights is presented by the Asian American Business Council of the Cupertino Chamber of Commerce, festivities will include a wonderful feast of food, music and dance including a traditional Rangoli display. Admission to the festival grounds is free with plenty of free parking available at De Anza College.

 

Diwali - Festival of Lights marks the beginning of the new business year in India and it is a festival of joy, splendor, brightness, happiness and prosperity. Celebrated throughout the world, typical Diwali traditions include exchanging gifts, new clothes, meeting new and old friends, offering traditional sweets and wishing each other prosperous new year.

 

Bluelight Cinemas will be at the festival offering Movie and Concession specials!

 

For more information, please visit www.cupertino-chamber.org

Race to Nowhere

 

October 4th, 2010 at 5:00pm

 

Director Vicki Abeles turns the personal political, igniting a national conversation in her new documentary about the pressures faced by American schoolchildren and their teachers in our achievement obsessed public and private education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people across the country who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren't developing the skills they need, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace, students have become disengaged, stress-related illness, depression and burnout are rampant, and young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

SOLD OUT

 

For more information, please visit www.racetonowhere.com

 

Race to Nowhere

 

October 4th, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

Director Vicki Abeles turns the personal political, igniting a national conversation in her new documentary about the pressures faced by American schoolchildren and their teachers in our achievement obsessed public and private education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people across the country who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren't developing the skills they need, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace, students have become disengaged, stress-related illness, depression and burnout are rampant, and young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

SOLD OUT

 

For more information, please visit www.racetonowhere.com

 

Race to Nowhere

 

September 30th, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

Director Vicki Abeles turns the personal political, igniting a national conversation in her new documentary about the pressures faced by American schoolchildren and their teachers in our achievement obsessed public and private education system and culture. Featuring the heartbreaking stories of young people across the country who have been pushed to the brink, educators who are burned out and worried students aren't developing the skills they need, and parents who are trying to do what's best for their kids, Race to Nowhere points to the silent epidemic in our schools: cheating has become commonplace, students have become disengaged, stress-related illness, depression and burnout are rampant, and young people arrive at college and the workplace unprepared and uninspired.

 

SOLD OUT

 

For more information, please visit www.racetonowhere.com

 

Week of Terror Film Festival

 

September 17-23th, 2010

R Squared Films presents the "Week of Terror" film festival, with lots of great giveaways and a chance to meet many of the filmmakers in person!

 

The festival will include the following films: Closet, Space, Long Pigs, Cryptic, Vindication, Director's Cut,Office of the Dead, Jingles the Clown, Aegri Somnia,Women's Studies and Carnies

 

Friday Sept 17th:

7PM: Office of the Dead

9PM: Premier Closet Space

11PM: Premier Long Pigs

 

Saturday Sept 18th:

5PM: Office of the Dead

7PM: Premier Carnies

9PM: Premier Cryptic

11PM: Premier Vindication

 

Sunday Sept 19th

4PM: Aegri Somnia

6PM: Women's Studies Premier

8PM: The Director's Cut

10PM: Jingles the Clown

 

Monday Sept 20th

7PM: Aegri Somnia

9PM: Closet Space

11PM: Long Pigs

 

Tuesday Sept 21st

7PM: Vindication

9PM: Cryptic

11PM: Women's Studies

 

Wednesday Sept 22nd

7PM: Aegri Somnia

9PM: Jingles the Clown

11PM: Carnies

 

Thursday Sept 23rd

7PM: Long Pigs

9PM: Closet Space

11PM: Carnies

 

Tickets: $10 per screening at the door and $8 if purchased in advance. Cannot be combined with other discounts or offers. Advanced "Terror Pass" tickets can be purchased in advance from Friday, August 13th - September 13th for $8. After September 13th, all tickets are $10 in advance or at the door. You can purchase tickets via phone at 408-255-5002 for "Will-Call" pickup or at our box office in Cupertino.

 

For more information, please visit www.rsquaredfilms.com

ComedySportz Night

 

Saturday, August 28th, 2010 at 8:00pm

 

Not comedy about sports, but comedy played as a sport! Finally, a fun, fast-paced comedy show that's great for the whole family.

 

It's ComedySportz, an award-winning interactive comedy show where two teams of "act-letes" compete for audience laughs and points while improvising scenes, games, operas and musicals based on audience suggestions.

 

Buy Tickets $15 Adults, $12 Students, Kids, & Seniors

 

For more information, please visit comedysportzsanjose.com

 

ComedySportz Night

 

Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 8:00pm

 

Not comedy about sports, but comedy played as a sport! Finally, a fun, fast-paced comedy show that's great for the whole family.

 

It's ComedySportz, an award-winning interactive comedy show where two teams of "act-letes" compete for audience laughs and points while improvising scenes, games, operas and musicals based on audience suggestions.

 

Buy Tickets $15 Adults, $12 Students, Kids, & Seniors

 

For more information, please visit comedysportzsanjose.com

 

PAYBACK

 

Saturday, July 31st, 2010 at 8:00pm

Four women, who are victims of various social problems, meet each other in prison. With the intention of seeking revenge from men, they form a gang. After a series of incidents, they come to realise that the damages they face have nothing to do with men, but rather are related to the lack of understanding of social relationships.

 

Tickets $11 at the door. Special Engagement, no passes accepted.

 

For more information, please visit www.whatsupiran.com/Movie/Tasvieh-Hesab

 

Transcendent Man and The Singularity is Near, A True Story About the Future

 

Special Test Screening

 

July 21st and 22nd, 2010 from 7-10pm

 

This is a 2-night special screening of Transcendent Man and The Singularity is Near, A True Story About the Future hosted by Singularity University.

 

TRANSCENDENT MAN is a documentary film about Futurist, Inventor, Ray Kurzweil. Directed by Barry Ptolemy Transcendentman.com

 

THE SINGULARITY IS NEAR, A TRUE STORY ABOUT THE FUTURE is based on the ideas from Ray Kurzweil's bestselling book Singularity.com/themovie

 

This is a private event, no tickets will be available to the public

 

"Vihir" - the Well

(with English Subtitles)

 

Saturday, July 17th at 1:00 pm

 

The California Arts Association presents a story of two adolescent boys Sameer and Nachiket (cousins who are best friends) standing on the crossroads of life...to choose between the life that leads to petty worldly small existence or the life of free existence that would let them spread their wings and soar high in open skies. They play a game of hide and seek in a rather unusual way, where one cousin hides in death and the other is looking for him in the life around him. Sameer's search leads him towards the experience of oneness where he can unite with Nachiket again!

 

For booking tickets online and details, please visit www.calaaonline.com

 

The Dead Sleep

 

Thursday, July 15th, 2010 at 7:00pm

 

In this twisty supernatural thriller, Paul Wells (Chris Armstrong) is a man who gave his life for his family, and now in death, he's willing to do it all over again, even if it means breaking the rules -- and the continuum of life and death. Desperate to save his daughter from a fate for which he blames himself, Wells defies mortality, becoming a force of protection and vengeance, existing somewhere between this world and the next.

 

Filmmakers Vicki de Mey and Tim O'Neill will be at the screening for Q&A.

 

Tickets: $10

 

For more information, please visit www.fathom-one.com

 

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