Classic films and brand new genre films

EVERY Friday and Saturday at 9:00pm at SBIFF's Riviera Theatre

April 24, 2024

THIS IS SPINAL TAP

This Is Spinal Tap 4K Restoration July 26 & 27 “This Is Spinal Tap” shines a light on the self-contained universe of a metal band struggling to get back on the charts, including everything from its complicated history of ups and downs, gold albums, name changes and undersold concert dates, along with the full host of requisite groupies, promoters, hangers-on and historians, sessions, release events and those special behind-the-scenes moments that keep it all real. Directed by Rob Reiner Written […]
May 8, 2024

PURPLE RAIN

Purple Rain 4K Restoration August 2 & 3 Rock star Prince makes a spectacular feature film debut in this highly autobiographical blockbuster that won both an Oscar and a Grammy award. Headstrong, vulnerable young musician The Kid (Prince) struggles with his own inner demons and with his alcoholic father who beats his mother. But the madness infects his music, fueling a sound that transforms the struggling, young rocker into a star. Directed by Albert Magnoli Written by Albert Magnoli, William […]
May 8, 2024

BLUE VELVET

Blue Velvet 4K Restoration August 9 & 10 There’s something going on behind the white picket fences of Lumberton, North Carolina. And after stumbling upon a severed human ear in a field, mystery-loving college student Jeffrey Beaumont is determined to find out what. Teaming up with the daughter of a local police detective, Jeffrey’s investigation leads him into a strange world of sensuality and violence, with the intrigue of the missing ear seemingly stemming from the relationship between a troubled […]
May 8, 2024

TWISTER

Twister 4K Restoration August 16 & 17 Two storm chasers on the brink of divorce must work together to create an advanced weather alert system by putting themselves in the cross-hairs of extremely violent tornadoes. Directed by Jan de Bont Written by Michael Crichton, Anne-Marie Martin Starring Helen Hunt, Bill Paxton, Jami Gertz, Cary Elwes, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Lois Smith, Alan Ruck Year: 1996 1h 53m
May 12, 2024

ROMANCING THE STONE

Romancing The Stone 4K Restoration August 23 & 24 Join us for a conversation with Director Robert Zemeckis at 8:30pm before the Saturday August 24th screening. When her sister is kidnapped by thugs searching for a priceless jewel in the Colombian jungle, a romance novelist (Kathleen Turner) soon finds her own life filled with cliffhangers and danger. All alone, she sets out to rescue her sister and meets up with a handsome fortune seeker (Michael Douglas) who convinces her to […]
June 26, 2024

SPEED

SPEED 30th Anniversary 4K Restoration August 30 & 31 A fearless LAPD cop on SWAT detail finds himself trapped on a runaway city bus set to explode if it falls under 50 mph. Directed by Jan de Bont Written by Graham Yost Starring Keanu Reeves, Dennis Hopper, Sandra Bullock, Joe Morton, Jeff Daniels Year: 1994 1h 56m
June 26, 2024

TOMMY

TOMMY 4K Restoration September 6 & 7 Your senses will never be the same. After seeing his stepfather murder his father during an argument over his mother, young Tommy goes into shock, suddenly becoming psychosomatically deaf, dumb and blind. As a teenager, Tommy stumbles upon a pinball machine and discovers he is a natural prodigy at the game. Fame and fortune follow as Tommy (Roger Daltry) becomes a pinball champion and later the messiah of a religious cult, which views […]
June 27, 2024

A CLOCKWORK ORANGE

A Clockwork Orange 4K Restoration September 13 & 14 Being the adventures of a young man…who loved a bit of the old ultra-violence…went to jail, was brainwashed…and came out cured…or was he? In a futuristic welfare state, Alex (Malcolm McDowell), a vicious young hoodlum, sleeps all day and spends his nights roaming the city with his droogs (friends), assaulting innocent people in the streets and in their homes. Finally captured by the police, Alex undergoes rehabilitation in the form of […]
June 27, 2024

AFTER HOURS

AFTER HOURS 4K Restoration September 20 & 21 Ordinary uptown Manhattan office worker Paul Hackett experiences the worst night of his life after he agrees to visit Marcy, a Soho resident that he met that evening at a coffee shop. Desperate to escape his mind-numbing routine, uptown Manhattan office worker Paul Hackett (Griffin Dunne) ventures downtown for a hookup with a mystery woman (Rosanna Arquette). So begins the wildest night of his life, as bizarre occurrences—involving underground-art punks, a distressed […]
July 1, 2024

PULP FICTION

PULP FICTION 30 Anniversary 4K Restoration September 27 & 28 Vincent Vega (John Travolta) and Jules Winnfield (Samuel L. Jackson) are hitmen with a penchant for philosophical discussions. In this ultra-hip, multi-strand crime movie, their storyline is interwoven with those of their boss, gangster Marsellus Wallace (Ving Rhames) ; his actress wife, Mia (Uma Thurman) ; struggling boxer Butch Coolidge (Bruce Willis) ; master fixer Winston Wolfe (Harvey Keitel) and a nervous pair of armed robbers, “Pumpkin” (Tim Roth) and […]