“Top Gun: Maverick” - (PG-13; 2 hours, 11 minutes) - After more than 30 years of service as one of the Navy’s top aviators, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him. When he finds himself training a detachment of Top Gun graduates for a specialized mission the likes of which no living pilot has ever seen, Maverick encounters Lt. Bradley Bradshaw (Miles Teller), call sign: “Rooster,” the son of Maverick’s late friend and Radar Intercept Officer Lt. Nick Bradshaw, aka “Goose”. Facing an uncertain future and confronting the ghosts of his past, Maverick is drawn into a confrontation with his own deepest fears, culminating in a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those who will be chosen to fly it. Final shows at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7 and Thursday, Sept. 8.
“Hallelujah: Leonard Cohen, A Journey, A Song” - (PG-13; 1 hour, 55 minutes) - This film takes a definitive exploration of singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen as seen through the prism of his internationally renowned hymn, “Hallelujah.” This feature-length documentary weaves together three creative strands: The songwriter and his times. The song's dramatic journey from record label reject to chart-topping hit. And moving testimonies from major recording artists for whom “Hallelujah” has become a personal touchtone. Playing at 7 p.m. beginning Friday, Sept. 9; Saturday, Sept. 10; Monday, Sept. 12; Tuesday, Sept. 13; Wednesday, Sept. 14; and Thursday, Sept. 15; and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11.
“Fascinating exploration of an enigmatic artist and his creative process.” – Peter Canavese, Celluloid Dreams
“See How They Run” - (PG-13; 1 hour, 38 minutes) - In the West End of 1950s London, plans for a movie version of a smash-hit play come to an abrupt halt after a pivotal member of the crew is murdered. When world-weary Inspector Stoppard and eager rookie Constable Stalker take on the case, the two find themselves thrown into a puzzling whodunit within the glamorously sordid theater underground, investigating the mysterious homicide at their own peril. Opens Sept. 16.
Coming soon: “My Childhood, My Country: 20 Years In Afghanistan,” – Sept. 25, one show - members only. If you are not a member but would like to become one, please go to www.boothbaycinema.org and click on “Membership” to join.
COVID policy: The CDC still recommends wearing masks indoors around a crowd. Our all-fresh-air ventilation system, Merv-13 filters and thorough sanitation protocols offer a comfortable and safe atmosphere in which to enjoy the film. Please choose your seat with social distancing in mind.
Harbor Theater is open nightly at 7 with a matinee only on Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $10 for adults, $8 for members and children under 18. Tickets will be sold at the concession stand. ADA-mandated Audio Descriptive (AD) and Closed Caption (CC) devices available for the visually and hearing-impaired. Inquire at the concession stand.