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Tuesday, October 21
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

From a Japan, a hospital horror story of a doctor’s mistake which leads to the spread of a lethal infection. Part of Bijou Horizons. Free for UI Students, $5 General Public.
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Opening Friday, October 17
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

When estranged twins Maggie (Kristen Wiig) and Milo (Bill Hader) reach the end of their ropes, an unexpected reunion forces them to confront why their lives went wrong. As the twins reconnect, they realize the key to fixing their lives may just lie in repa ...
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Opening Friday, October 10
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

After four decades together, Ben (John Lithgow) and George (Alfred Molina) finally tie the knot. But when George loses his job as a result, the couple must sell their NYC apartment and temporarily live apart.
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Opening Friday, October 24
at FIlmScene Scene 1 Cinema

Who You Gonna Call? Restored and remastered, the 1984 classic returns to the big screen for a limited engagement! Join us Friday night for Ghostbuster-inspired specialty drinks, trivia, cartoons, costumes, prizes and more!
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Special Halloween Double Feature!

BIJOU AFTER HOURS is a late-night film series on Saturday nights at 11pm FilmScene. The screenings are free for University of Iowa students and five dollars for the general public.
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Tuesday, October 28, 6pm
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

Grand Jury prize winner at Sundance, based on the true story of Oscar Grant’s final day. Post-screening discussion with members of the Black Voices Project and the Coalition for Racial Justice. Part of Bijou Film Forum. Free for UI Students.
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October 26, 6pm
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

This monthly open screen night is meant to gather both UI students and community members in sharing the strange and fun things they produce, love, and obsess over.
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Wednesdays at 10pm
at FilmScene Scene 1 Cinema

Punch in for weird Wednesday nights at 10pm! The boss, Ross Meyer, digs up low-budget b-movies, gorefests and camp classics. Cheap tickets, beer and good fun!
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Now Playing

Tickets for the following films are on sale online and at the FilmScene box office. FilmScene is located at 118 E. College St. in Downtown Iowa City.


(Now Playing)
PHANTOM OF THE PARADISE (Bijou After Hours, October 18)
THE ONLY REAL GAME (October 20, 5:30)
NO NO: A DOCKUMENTARY (October 20, 7:15)
INFECTION (Bijou Horizons, October 21)
SCREAM PARK (Late Shift, October 22)

Coming Soon

Showtimes will be set for the following films no later than the Monday prior to opening. For an online version of In Focus, our monthly calendar, click here.

FARGO (Oct. 19, Rooftop screening)
FRUITVALE STATION (Bijou Film Forum, October 28)

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