Filmscene

Bijou After Hours

A late-night series featuring cult classics, fan favorites, recent releases, and the best in modern genre films. Saturdays at 11pm during the semester.

Upcoming Screenings

AND THEN THERE WERE NONE

1945 / US / Rene Clair

Sat, Oct 2610:00pm

Seven guests, a newly hired personal secretary, and two staff are gathered on an isolated island by an absent host and someone begins killing them off one by one. They workd together to determine who the killer is… Could it be one of them? Presented as part of the Bijou After Hours program. FREE for UI students (present student ID at the box office) and $7.00 for the public.

Previous Screenings

BLOOD SIMPLE

1985 / US / Coen Brothers

A rich but jealous man hires a private investigator to kill his cheating wife and her new man. But, when blood is involved, nothing is simple. Presented as part of the Bijou After Hours program. FREE for UI students (present student ID at box office) and $7.00 for the public.

THE NIGHT OF THE HUNTER

1955 / US / Charles Laughton

A religious fanatic marries a gullible widow whose young children are reluctant to tell him where their real daddy hid $10,000 he’d stolen in a robbery. Presented as a part of the Bijou After Hours program. FREE for UI students (present student ID at box office) and $7.00 for the public.

THE BIG SLEEP

1946 / US / Howard Hawks

Private detective Philip Marlowe is hired by a rich family. Before the complex case is over, he’s seen murder, blackmail, and what might be love. Presented as part of the Bijou After Hours program. FREE for UI students (present student ID at box office) and $7.00 for the public.

PERFECT BLUE

1997 / Japan / Satoshi Kon

A retired pop singer turned actress’ sense of reality is shaken when she is stalked by an obsessed fan and seemingly a ghost of her past. Presented as part of the Bijou After Hours program. FREE for UI students (present student ID at the box office) and $7.00 for the public.

THE WAYWARD CLOUD

2005 / Taiwan / Tsai Ming-Liang

The city of Taipei faces a water shortage that makes the sales of watermelons skyrocket, while fantasy song and dance numbers help tell the story of two young lovers. Presented as a part of the Bijou After Hours program. FREE for UI students (present student ID at the box office) and $7.00 for the public.