What’s happening at Circle Cinema Nov. 8–17
Opening Nov. 8
In Nazi-era Germany, a boy confronts fascist nationalism with the aid of his imaginary friend Hitler. From director Taika Waititi (Thor: Ragnarok) and co-starring Scarlett Johansson and Sam Rockwell, this poignant comedy won the Audience Award at the Toronto International Film Festival. Rated PG-13.
Pain and Glory
Antonio Banderas won the Best Actor prize at this summer’s Cannes Film Festival for his turn as an aging filmmaker who takes stock of his life and work. The semi-autobiographical film is from Spanish auteur Pedro Almodóvar. Rated R.
Opening Nov. 15
Adam Driver stars in this true story account of a congressional staffer who leads an investigation of the government’s torture practices and their cover-up by the Bush and Obama administrations. Annette Bening co-stars as Senator Dianne Feinstein. Rated PG-13.
A Night with Janis Joplin
Tony nominee Mary Bridget Davies stars as the legendary rocker in this Broadway musical. Tickets $14 (Nov. 7, 7 p.m)
Hansard: NT Live
This biting new stage play satirically dramatizes a marital clash between a conservative British politician and his liberal wife. (Nov. 7, 7 p.m)
A Romance of the Redwoods (1917)
Second Saturday Silents presents starlet Mary Pickford in this love story during the California Gold Rush. Pre-show 1925 Felix the Cat cartoon short. Bill Rowland accompanies on the Circle’s original pipe organ. $5 adults; $2 16 and under. (Nov. 9, 11 a.m.)
Oklahoma Jewish Film Festival
The 6th annual event runs from Nov. 10–14. Read more about the festival.
Shakira In Concert: El Dorado World Tour
The fiery pop superstar sings her hits in this 2K digital presentation with 5.1 surround sound. (Nov. 13, 7:30 p.m.; Nov. 17, 2 p.m.)
Blade Runner: The Final Cut (1982)
The future is now in this sci-fi noir classic starring Harrison Ford, set in a dystopian Nov. 2019. (Nov. 15–16, 10 p.m.)
Depeche Mode: Spirits in the Forest
Director Anton Corbijn follows six diehard fans from around the world as they converge on Berlin for the final performance of Depeche Mode’s Global Spirit Tour. (Nov. 20, 7:30 p.m.; Nov. 24, 2 p.m.)