This Week At The Reel Deal

By JIM O’DONNELL  
Real Deal Theater

Los Alamos National Bank will again sponsor “Summer at the Movies” for an eight-week run beginning June 8.

These free, kid friendly films will run every week at 10 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Doors open at 9:30 a.m., so be sure to come early as these free movies have filled to capacity in the past. Film titles are listed at the bottom of this newsletter. Happy summer break!

“Summer at the Movies” sponsored by Los Alamos National Bank continues at 10 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. so be sure to come early as these free movies have filled to capacity in the past. Film titles are listed at the bottom of this newsletter.

This Friday we are opening Jurassic World and San Andreas. Spy, Ex Machina, and Entourage will hold for one more week. Aloha will end this week. Inside Out will open June 19 and Max will open June 26.

Movie poster for ‘Jurassic World.’ Courtesy Reel Deal Theater

Jurassic World: Twenty ­two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond. After 10 years of operation and visitor rates declining, in order to fulfill a corporate mandate, a new attraction is created to re-­spark visitor’s interest, which backfires horribly. Director: Colin Trevorrow Writers: Rick Jaffa (screenplay), Amanda Silver (screenplay), Stars: Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Ty Simpkins. PG-13/ Runtime 2:05~ IMDB

Movie poster for ‘San Andreas.’ Courtesy Reel Deal Theater

San Andreas:  After the infamous San Andreas Fault finally gives, triggering a magnitude 9 earthquake in California, a search and rescue helicopter pilot (Dwayne Johnson) and his estranged wife (Carla Gugino) make their way together from Los Angeles to San Francisco to save their only daughter (Alexandra Daddario). But their treacherous journey north is only the beginning.

Movie poster for “Spy.” Courtesy/Reel Deal Theater

SPY: Susan Cooper (Melissa McCarthy) is an unassuming, deskbound CIA analyst, and the unsung hero behind the Agency’s most dangerous missions. But when her partner (Jude Law) falls off the grid and another top agent (Jason Statham) is compromised, she volunteers to go deep undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent a global disaster. (C) Fox / R (for language throughout, violence, and some sexual content including brief graphic nudity

Movie poster for “Ex Machina.” Courtesy/Reel Deal Theater

Ex Machina: Alex Garland, writer of 28 “Days Later” and “Sunshine,” makes his directorial debut with the stylish and cerebral thriller, Ex Machina. Caleb Smith (Domhnall Gleeson), a programmer at an internet-search giant, wins a competition to spend a week at the private mountain estate of the company’s brilliant and reclusive CEO, Nathan Bateman (Oscar Isaac). Upon his arrival, Caleb learns that Nathan has chosen him to be the human component in a Turing Test-charging him with evaluating the capabilities, and ultimately the consciousness, of Nathan’s latest experiment in artificial intelligence. That experiment is Ava (Alicia Vikander), a breathtaking A.I. whose emotional intelligence proves more sophisticated ─ and more deceptive ─ than the two men could have imagined. (C) A24. R (for graphic nudity, language, sexual references and some violence). Genre-Drama, Mystery & suspense

Movie poster for “Entourage.” Courtesy/Reel Deal Theater

Entourage: The much-anticipated big-screen version of the award-winning hit HBO series, reunites the show’s original cast, led by Kevin Connolly, Adrian Grenier, Kevin Dillon, Jerry Ferrara and Jeremy Piven. Movie star Vincent Chase (Grenier), together with his boys, Eric (Connolly), Turtle (Ferrara) and Johnny (Dillon), are back…and back in business with super agent-turned-studio head Ari Gold (Piven). Some of their ambitions have changed, but the bond between them remains strong as they navigate the capricious and often cutthroat world of Hollywood. (C) WB R (For pervasive language, strong sexual content, nudity and some drug use. Genre: Comedy

Movie poster for “Aloha.” Courtesy/Reel Deal Theater

Aloha:  Bradley Cooper stars as a defense worker who teams up with a pilot (Emma Stone) to stop a satellite launch in this romantic comedy from Cameron Crowe. Rachel McAdams co-stars. Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi  PG-13 (for some language including suggestive comments) Genre: Action and adventure comedy

Coming attractions include: Inside Out, Max, Terminator Genisys, and Pixels

Summer at the Movies schedule:

  • How to Train your Dragon 2: June 8, 10, 12
  • Penguins of Madagascar: June 15, 17, 19
  • Dr. Seuss, The Lorax: June 22, 24, 26
  • Home: June 29, July 1, 3
  • The Lego Movie: July 6, 8, 10
  • Book of Life: July 13, 15, 17
  • Minions: July 20, 22, 24
  • Rise of the Guardians: July 27, 29, 31

Note: Do not trust other websites for Reel Deal Theater movie times as they are often incorrect and we’ve been getting a lot of confused patrons who use these random sites including Google. For correct show times, visit www.reeldealtheater.com or use the Los Alamos Daily Post listings for show times. If you have any requests, email me at odonnell455@gmail.com and I will respond when I know something.

Don’t forget, if it’s your birthday, the movie of your choice is free!

You can see our full schedule, show times and trailers at www.reeldealtheater.com.

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