September Films at Manship Theater

Date: September 06–October 24, 2015
Time: 2:30 PM–3:30 PM

100 Lafayette Street
Baton Rouge, LA 80801

Event Information

Contact: John Kaufman
225-389-7241
jkaufman@manshiptheatre.org


September Films at Manship Theatre

 

One and Two (2015)
Sunday, September 6, 2015
Time: 2pm and 6pm
Cost: $8.50, call for discounts
This Film is Not Rated, 90 Minutes

Directed by Andrew Droz Palermo
Written by Andrew Droz Palermo, Neima Shahdadi

Starring Mad Men’s Kiernan Shipka, Timothée Chalamet and Elizabeth Reaser

Imprisoned by their own father on their family's property, two siblings with terrifying supernatural powers live in a rural farmhouse encircled by a tall, impenetrable wall and plot their escape and vengeance.

 

The Film Lounge with Capital City Grill presents:
French Cancan (1954)
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Time: 7:30pm
Cost: $7.50, call for discounts
Not Rated, 102 Minutes

Directed by Jean Renoir
Written by Jean Renoir
Starring Jean Gabin, Françoise Arnoul, María Félix

The Film Lounge Series in Hartley/Vey Studio Theatre!
This fresh event will feature cozy furniture, cabaret tables, full bar, and servers cock tailing food and drinks directly to your seat. Capital City Grill Downtown has created a full menu specifically for these events. Screenings will include the latest Independent and Foreign Film, as well as classics from all genres.

This comedy drama from Jean Renoir chronicles the revival of Paris' most notorious dance as it tells the story of a theater producer who turns a humble washerwoman into a star at the Moulin Rouge.

*Film Lounge in September is inspired by LSU Museum of Art's new exhibition:
Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: Paris, 1880-1910.  
On view September 5 through November 15, 2015, this groundbreaking exhibition features the art of famed French painter, printmaker and illustrator Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec alongside that of other vanguard 19th century French artists who helped shape a fresh vision of art and life in the City of Light. 

 

The Look of Silence (2015)
Sunday, September 13, 2015
Time: 2pm
Cost: $8.50, call for discounts
PG-13, 103 Minutes

Directed and written by Oscar-nominated Joshua Oppenheimer
Through Joshua Oppenheimer's work filming perpetrators of the Indonesian genocide, a family of survivors discovers how their son was murdered - and the identity of the men who murdered him.

 

Cartel Land (2015)
Sunday, September 13, 2015
Time: 6pm
Cost: $8.50, call for discounts
Rated R, 98 Minutes

Directed and written by Matthew Heineman
Starring Robert Hetrick
Cartel Land is a riveting, on-the-ground look at the journeys of two modern-day vigilante groups and their shared enemy - the murderous Mexican drug cartels.

 

Dinner and a Movie with E.T. the Extraterrestrial (1982)
Sunday, September 10, 2015
Time: 8pm
Cost: $7.50, please call for discounts Dinner Option $31.50
Rated PG, 115 Minutes

Winner of 4 Oscars!
Directed by Steven Spielberg
Written by Melissa Mathison
Starring Henry Thomas, Drew Barrymore, Peter Coyote

Featuring the Dinner and a Movie option where you get a special "ET the Extra-Terrestrial" 3-course meal from Capital City Grill Downtown and a ticket to the show. Call our Box Office at 225-344-0334 or visit us online at www.manshiptheatre.org to purchase tickets. Then make your reservations with Capital City Grill after you purchase tickets with us.
*Reservations can be made by calling the restaurant at 225-381-8140.

A troubled child summons the courage to help a friendly alien escape Earth and return to his home world. Both a classic movie for kids and a remarkable portrait of childhood, E.T. is a sci-fi adventure that captures that strange moment in youth when the world is a place of mysterious possibilities and the universe seems somehow separate from the one inhabited by grown-ups.

 

The Stanford Prison Experiment (2015)
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 7pm
& Friday, September 18, 2015 - 7pm
& Sunday, September 20, 2015 - 6pm
Cost: $8.50, call for discounts
Rated R, 122 Minutes

Directed by Kyle Patrick Alvarez
Written by Tim Talbott
Starring Billy Crudup
In 1971, Stanford's Professor Philip Zimbardo conducts a controversial psychology experiment in which college students pretend to be either prisoners or guards, but the proceedings soon get out of hand.

 

How to Change the World
Sunday September 20, 2015
Time: 2pm
Cost: $8.50, call for discounts
NR, 110 Minutes

Directed by Jerry Rothwell
Written by Jerry Rothwell
Starring Bill Darnell, David Garrick, Bobbi Hunter

In 1971, a group of friends sail into a nuclear test zone, and their protest captures the world’s imagination. Using never before seen archive that brings their extraordinary world to life, “How To Change The World” is the story of the pioneers who founded GREENPEACE and defined the modern green movement.

 

The Mama Sherpas (2014)
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Time: 7pm
Cost: $8.50, call for discounts
NR, 76 Minutes

Directed and written by Brigid Maher
From executive producers Ricki Lake and Abby Epstein (The Business of Being Born), this topical new documentary, directed by Brigid Maher, examines a growing shift in the birthing industry: the rise of Caesarean sections. With C-section rates dangerously over 30% in America, are midwives the solution?

 

Film Lounge Series with Capital City Grill presents Moulin Rouge (1952)
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Time: 7:30pm
Cost: $7.50, call for discounts

Academy Award-winning film!
Directed by John Huston
Written by Anthony Veiller
Starring José Ferrer, Zsa Zsa Gabor, Colette Marchand

The Film Lounge Series in Hartley/Vey Studio Theatre
This fresh event will feature cozy furniture, cabaret tables, full bar, and servers cock tailing food and drinks directly to your seat. Capital City Grill Downtown has created a full menu specifically for these events. Screenings will include the latest Independent and Foreign Film, as well as classics from all genres.

Visually exquisite biopic of Toulouse-Lautrec, the crippled painter whose work perfectly captured the spirit of bohemian Paris in the naughty 1890s. Portrayed as an embittered loner, he is tormented by his doomed relationships with prostitute Marie Charlet and sympathetic model Myriamme.

*Film Lounge in September is inspired by LSU Museum of Art's new exhibition:
Toulouse-Lautrec and La Vie Moderne: Paris, 1880-1910.  
On view September 5 through November 15, 2015, this groundbreaking exhibition features the art of famed French painter, printmaker and illustrator Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec alongside that of other vanguard 19th century French artists who helped shape a fresh vision of art and life in the City of Light. 

 

Digging for Fire (2015)
Friday, September 25, 2015
Time: 7pm
Cost: $8.50, call for discounts
Rated R, 85 Minutes

Directed by Joe Swanberg (Drinking Buddies)
Written by Jake Johnson, Joe Swanberg
Starring Jake M. Johnson, Anna Kendrick, Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt
The discovery of a bone and a gun send a husband and wife on separate adventures over the course of a weekend.

 

Batkid Begins (2015)
Sunday, September 27, 2015
Time: 2pm
Cost: $8.50, call for discounts
Rated PG, 87 Minutes

Directed by Dana Nachman
Written by Kurt Kuenne, Dana Nachman
Starring Teresa Clovicko, Audrey Copper, Katie Cotton
The incredible and touching true story of Miles Scott, a five-year-old cancer patient whose wish to be Batman's sidekick for a day became one of the Make-A-Wish Foundation's most memorable moments.

 

National Theatre London Presents: The Beaux' Stratagem
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 - 2:00pm
Times: 2pm & 7pm
Cost: $16.50, call for discounts
Not Rated, 160 Minutes

Directed by Simon Godwin
Written by George Farquhar
Starring Samuel Barnett, Jamie Beamish, Pippa Bennett-Warner
The ‘Beaux’: Mr. Aimwell and Mr. Archer, two charming, dissolute young men who have blown their fortunes in giddy London. Shamed and debt-ridden, they flee to provincial Lichfield. Their ‘Stratagem’: to marry for money.